ADB will focus on new ADB TO PRESENT A COMPLETE PORTFOLIO OF IPTV
technologies and exciting SOLUTIONS AND APPLICATIONS AT IPTV WORLD
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FORUM 2009 – Stand 190
Stand 190 19 March 2009 – Geneva, Switzerland: Advanced Digital Broadcast
(www.adbglobal.com), a leading supplier of technology to the global digital
television industry, announced today that it will showcase a comprehensive
portfolio of IPTV and hybrid solutions at the IPTV World Forum ’09 (March
25 to 27 London)
ADB has led the IPTV and hybrid set-top box market in Europe since the
very beginning and has established itself as trusted partner for operators in
launching new revenue-generating IPTV services in mass volume.
At the IPTV World Forum, visitors will be able to see ADB’s award-winning
products which have received certification from several industry bodies
including: DLNA®, UPnP® and DivX®. ADB will also highlight it’s expertise
in software and middleware integration through its very own Software
Development Kit (SDK), joint demonstrations with middleware partners and
an extensive array of 3D applications.
The solutions on show will include:
Cost efficiency without compromising on features
• The ADB-2810W, is an entry-level HD IPTV set-top box specially
designed for operators who look for cost efficiency but don’t want to
compromise on versatility and user experience: it supports the most
deployed video standards including MPEG-4 HD/SD, WMV9, XviD, and
offers 3D user interface, UPnP®-based home networking, and
Windows Media Connect. Thanks to ADB’s IPTV Software
Development Kit, it is easily customizable by the operator.
• The ADB-2810W is shortlisted in the category Best Internet TV
Technology or Solution at the IPTV World Series Awards.
A Hybrid workhorse
• Based on the award-winning 3000 series design, the ADB-3810TW
combines IPTV, digital terrestrial television and High Definition
Television (HDTV) in a single unit. Its advanced single-chip architecture
provides decoding of various IPTV and internet content, to ensure that
operators can distribute HDTV services cost effectively.
• The ADB-3810TW’s richness and flexibility will be showcased with
DivX® encoded files replay, home networking and internet content
Highest sophistication to make the most of converged services
• The acclaimed ADB-5810TWX – has been designed specifically for
making true convergence user and operator friendly. It enriches the
features already available in the 2810 and 3810 series with personal
video recording, offering the benefit of hybrid recording from both DVB-
T and IP transmissions.
With exciting possibilities for rich user interfaces, thanks to 3D graphics
and seamless home networking via DLNA 1.5 and UPnP. Along with
wide support of standards and formats including (SD/HD, MPEG-2,
MPEG-4, WMV9, XviD, Windows Media DRM, etc…) the ADB-5810 is
a powerful media convergence platform.
Faster time-to-market with ADB’s Software Development Kit
• All displayed IPTV products are supported by ADB’s new Software
Development Kit. This complete set of tools allows operators and
other third parties to seamlessly develop customised applications on
ADB’s products, enabling differentiated services to be brought faster to
3D graphics and Multi-room content sharing demonstrated live
• ADB will demonstrate the wide availability of 3D graphics on its
products, and will also showcase its recent advances in new
technology, with an innovative solution content sharing in a multi-room
• In partnership with Stream Group, ADB will demonstrate Solocoo
applications running on the ADB-3810TW with live terrestrial content.
ADB will also showcase Latens ECO 4.0 middleware created with
ADB’s IPTV SDK on the ADB-5810TWX. ADB’s high definition
demonstrations will be made in partnership with high quality, high
definition content supplied by BBC Motion Gallery
Advanced Digital Broadcast (www.adbglobal.com) is a leader in the design,
development and supply of high-quality products to the world-wide digital
television market. The Company has deployed over 12 million set-top
boxes, across high-volume markets, incorporating the industry’s pioneering
middleware, conditional access and hardware technologies.
ADB has established itself as a trusted partner to television operators
supporting them to launch new services using state-of-the-art technology.
Through its unique end-to-end understanding of set-top box software, ADB
is able to design and supply highly efficient and optimized hardware
platforms ahead of the competition.
Approximately 70% of ADB’s workforce is dedicated to engineering;
developing products across all the digital television technology platforms
including cable, Internet Protocol (IP), satellite and terrestrial. The company
is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland with its main Research and
Development facility in Zielona Gora, Poland and Operations division in
Taipei, Taiwan. ADB has local representation in Australia, Italy, Singapore,
Spain, the Ukraine, the United States and the United Kingdom.
ADB is a member of ADB Group; ADB Group (www.adbholdings.com) is
publicly listed on the Swiss Stock Exchange (SIX:ADBN).
ADB. Defining Digital.
UPnP™ is a certification mark of the UPnP™ Implementers Corporation.
HDMI, the HDMI logo and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or
registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC.
DivX® is a registered trademark of DivX, Inc., and is used under license.