Espial= launches new IPTV middleware

Canadian firm Espial= has launched the latest version of its Evo TV Service Platform, offering several major new features.

New= capabilities of the middleware platform include: three-screen support for new video-on-demand and subscription management services from PCs and mobile phones; personalised User Interface advertising, allowing operators to build targeted advertising campaigns including static, clickable and video ads; time-shift services; Arabic language and right-to-left character support; professional-grade developer tools; and operational enhancements, including seamless upgrades, new CPE management features, set-top box self-registration and security enhancements=.

"We're= very pleased to launch this new version of Evo TV Service Platform,=" said Robert Nadon, Director of Product Management at Espial. "In response to market requirements, we're delivering these advanced features to better serve our IPTV and cable IP customers. With this release, we demonstrate our continued ability to meet the most demanding requirements of leading telco, cable and satellite TV service providers worldwide=."