Armstrong Selects TiVo’s Next-Gen Platform to Deliver Game Changing TV Experiences to its Subscribers
SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TiVo
Corporation (NASDAQ: TIVO), a global leader in entertainment
technology and audience insights, today announced that Armstrong has
chosen TiVo’s Next-Gen Platform to bring cutting-edge entertainment
solutions to its subscribers. With more than 50 years of experience in
the cable television industry, Armstrong has been a leader in
innovation, providing state-of-the art services and high reliability
across areas in Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Maryland.
Armstrong will utilize TiVo’s Next-Gen Platform to seamlessly transition
to IPTV by deploying TiVo’s cloud-powered IPTV suite of solutions,
including IPVOD, IP Linear, Restart, Catch-Up, and Network DVR, across a
host of clients. This allows Armstrong to deliver content to customers
when and where they want to watch it, from managed set-top-boxes powered
by Android TV™ or Linux to unmanaged consumer-owned devices such as
Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Roku, and mobile.
TiVo’s Next-Gen Platform will allow Armstrong to future-proof its
business and stay ahead of the competition while reducing churn and
capitalizing on new monetization opportunities and business models.
In Q4 2018, Armstrong rolled out TiVo Experience 4 and voice-activated
remote control functionality to its entire subscriber base. The
newly-designed user experience is sleek, visually appealing,
technologically advanced and simple to use. It features
hyper-personalization, advanced search and recommendations, powerful
conversational voice control, universal discovery across content
sources, and a consistent user experience across all devices.
“We are thrilled to be working with TiVo on our next generation video
platform,” said Jeff Ross, President at Armstrong. “Our business is
built on continued innovation, and TiVo’s industry-leading solutions
enable us to deliver superior entertainment experiences that our
“TiVo’s Next-Gen Platform enables Armstrong to demonstrate market
leadership by bringing trailblazing innovations and must-have features
to its customers,” said Jeffrey Glahn, vice president of sales, TiVo.
“We are pleased that Armstrong has chosen TiVo as its trusted partner in
the transition to IPTV and we look forward to bringing this robust
solution to additional operators in the future.”
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