Clear Lake Telephone selects Entone solutions for IPTV launch

US telco Clear Lake Telephone, based in the state of Iowa, has selected Entone to supply its Hydra IP video gateways and Amulet IPTV set-top boxes for the telco's launch of high-definition IPTV.

"To be competitive in this dynamic market, not only is it vital to deliver a reliable and high-quality video service but lowering installation costs and customer churn are also important in making the business case for IPTV services," said Jan Lovell, President of Clear Lake Telephone. “We selected the Entone solution because of its field-proven track record and its ability to deliver advanced services without having to rewire our subscriber’s home.

Clear Lake Telephone serves customers in the communities of Clear Lake and Ventura, delivering triple-play services of voice, video and data over its fibre-based network.