Ireland-based Digisoft.tv, a global provider of STB software for the cable, satellite, terrestrial and telecommunications industry, has announced the integration of HbbTV, the global standard for hybrid entertainment, to its Iris platform for set-top boxes. The company will offer HbbTV as an open standard component of its DVB/Hybrid offering. Digisoft.tv recently announced record sales of its Iris platform.
Speaking on behalf of Digisoft.tv, Head of Product Development Eoin Shanaghy said, “With Iris, Digisoft’s HTML5 platform for next-generation set-top boxes, customers can already build, grow and adapt applications and services using cutting edge technology. HbbTV membership allows us to ensure compliance with the growing number of HbbTV deployments. This provides us and our customers with a clear model for hybrid broadcast/ broadband application delivery.”