NDS extends Indo business

Rose Major

PT. MNC Sky Vision, which operates Indonesia’s Indovision and Top TV pay-TV platforms, has extended its relationship with technology company NDS, contracting for a suite of NDS solutions.

Indovision will take conditional access system VideoGuard and the MediaHighway middleware solution as well as a customised EPG. Top TV, the company’s low-priced pay-TV platform, will take VideoGuard.

Handhi S. Kentjono, Vice President Director, PT. MNC Sky Vision commented: “Our long-standing relationship with NDS has been instrumental in making us a leader in the pay-TV market in Indonesia. We are confident that NDS’ unrivalled technology leadership will continue to keep us at the forefront of the market well into the future.”

Sue Taylor, Senior Vice President and General Manager of NDS Asia Pacific said: “NDS is proud to broaden our relationship with Indovision. Since the beginning of our technology partnership in 1997, Indovision has been a real innovator in Indonesian pay-TV. We are also pleased to extend our relationship and provide NDS market-leading technologies to Top TV. We look forward to helping these key operators deliver world-class pay-TV to Indonesian viewers.”