BNS to deploy IPTV service in Taiwan

IPTV technology solutions provider BNS has signed a five-year exclusive contract with Max Media, Taiwan’s largest in-building broadband service provider, to build and deploy community-based IPTV services.

The contract will see BNS supply complete IPTV turnkey solutions including network, equipment, software, content, and system integration, maintenance and support services in residential complexes including high-end estates, commercial buildings, service apartments and hotels in Taiwan.

The service, which will be operated by Max Media, consists of 45 TV channels, including exclusive Chinese channels not seen on cable TV, true HDTV channels and VOD content, TV shopping and TV advertising services to homes, offices and hotel rooms. It will be the country’s first true HD community IPTV service to residential complexes, commercial buildings and hotels.