NAGRA, a Kudelski Groupdigital TV business and provider of content protection and multiscreen television solutions, and Link Net, Indonesia’s largest cable and broadband operator, have launched of a new TV everywhere offering for the operator’s brand-new platform. Powered by NAGRA’s end-to-end multiscreen solution, MediaLive, and under Link Net’s “First Media” brand, the new service allows subscribers to enjoy content through advanced set-top box capabilities–such as catch-up, personal video recording, video-on-demand, video streaming and games–and offers some of the same features in a complete multiscreen TV experience for anywhere and any device viewing.
“Demand for Internet-connected services in Indonesia is growing as consumers want to be able to enjoy content in a way that fits their lifestyle – as a result, the ability to deliver a robust multiscreen TV offering is a key differentiator for us,” said Richard Kartawijaya, Chief Executive Officer of Link Net. “We chose NAGRA to help us in this endeavor because of their ability to deliver solutions that could integrate seamlessly within our current environment and of course, for their longstanding digital TV expertise. Their solution enables us to offer First Media Go, a service that allows subscribers to conveniently enjoy 120 simulcast linear TV Anywhere channels, Video-on-Demand content and catch-up TV online and on mobile devices anywhere.”