Nagra, a digital TV division of the Kudelski Group and independent provider of content protection and multiscreen television solutions, has been selected by Vietnam largest cable operator, VTVcab, to support the service provider’s new digital TV platform and ongoing digitisation efforts. Nagra will provide VTVcab with its anyCAST content protection, OpenTV 5 HTML5 connectware, Gravity user interface and MediaLive multiscreen solutions to secure and enable a range of basic cable services and advanced features, including VoD, personal video recording, over-the-top, time-shifting capabilities and applications. This latest win comes on the heels of major deployments for Nagra in the Asia-Pacific market and marks the company’s expanding presence in the region.
“Our goal is to bring the highest quality programming and services to our subscribers coupled with a high-end user experience and with this new platform we are entering a new era of digital TV for Vietnam,” said Nam Bui, CTO of VTVcab. “We chose to grow our business with Nagra for its comprehensive suite of digital TV solutions and their expertise in bringing new and advanced services to market quickly and efficiently. This will give us the extra edge to appeal to a new generation of viewers and we are very excited to see what the future will bring.”