Thomson Video Networks, Netgem ink IPTV, OTT platform deal

Pascale Paoli-Lebailly ©RapidTVNews | 19-10-2011

Thomson Video Networks and Netgem have announced a partnership to offer broadcasters and telcos a best-of-breed platform for IPTV and over the top (OTT) services.
The two companies have completed a test and validation program for the interoperability of the Thomson ViBE VS7000 convergent video system and the Netgem N5000 and N8000 range of IPTV set-top boxes.
"The Netgem and Thomson Video Networks infrastructure allows operators to launch IPTV and OTT services efficiently and rapidly, and deliver a state-of-the-art viewing experience to subscribers," said Yann Courqueux, CMO of Netgem."