Rovi Corporation has announced that Rovi has formed a strategic alliance with Brazilian metadata provider, Revista Eletrônica, to offer an advanced metadata solution targeted at pay-TV and entertainment content providers. Revista Eletrônica is an in-market provider that has delivered local TV listings to the Brazilian pay-TV market for more than 20 years. When combined with Rovi’s expansive global entertainment database, comprised of metadata for a broad array of international content and local TV programming for more than 70 countries worldwide, the collaboration results in an expanded set of Brazilian metadata products. Together, Rovi and Revista Eletrônica deliver unparalleled metadata quality for entertainment applications and devices.
“Collaborating with Rovi further expands our metadata offering to reach new market segments, including OTT content, web portals and e-commerce in Brazil,” said Carlos Lorenz, founding partner and director of IT, Revista Eletrônica. “With more than two decades of experience working with leading Brazilian service providers and networks, we are collaborating with Rovi to address our customers’ needs and empower them to deliver next-generation discovery experiences that drive revenue, usage and consumer satisfaction.”