Netris and ZTE Offer Integrated IPTV Solution Print E-mail
Netris, a leader in software development and integration for IP communications, and ZTE, one of the first Chinese telecoms equipment provider, announce that the integration of ZTE set-top boxes ZXV10 B600 / B700 series and IPSoft iVision IPTV Middleware ver.2.5 has been completed. Now ZTE STB can be used as a part of end-to-end IPTV solution with IPSoft iVision IPTV Middleware as a core component.

IPSoft iVision IPTV Middleware is a carrier-grade service delivery platform to enable interactive video (IPTV, VOD, PVR, etc.), communication (voice, video, instant messaging, etc.), and interactive multimedia services (games, ads, etc.) for IPTV and Hybrid fixed and mobile networks. This efficient, reliable and flexible platform is built with the use of open standards and can be easily integrated with any VOD servers, CA/DRM, OSS/BSS systems or IP STBs.

ZTE ZXV10 B600 / B700 series STB adopts advanced hardware and video processor. It can offer rich services such as LiveTV, VOD, TVOD, TSTV and web browsing to end users. Moreover, it is designed to cater for the changing needs of the customers in the triple play age.

“Our main goal is to offer best-of-breed IPTV solution that includes integration with different STBs to allow our customers to select the most suitable IPTV components for their development strategy and tasks,” - says Alexey Bugay, CEO at Netris. – “We think that ZTE STBs have a good chance to find its own segment at STB market in Russia and CIS.”    

About Netris

Netris (www.netris.tv) is the leader in IP-communications software development and system integration. Netris is focusing on development of IPTV and Banking Intelligence solutions under the IPSoft® trademark.

Netris provides advanced end-to-end IPTV solutions with IPSoft iVision IPTV Middleware as a core component. This proven carrier-grade platform is the key element of Netris’ solution portfolio which also includes IPSoft iVision Hosted Edition (a version for suboperators working together with a central operator), IPSoft iVision PC Solution, IPSoft iStream Video Server, IPSoft Distributed Media Architect and IPSoft Order Management System. Today Netris’ products are deployed at the most significant IPTV deployments in Russia (Central Telegraph, Metalloinvest, Rosmedia), Kazakhstan (Kazakhtelecom) and Ukraine (Comstar-Ukraine and Ukrtelecom).

About ZTE

As one of the first Chinese telecoms equipment provider to pursue business in overseas markets, ZTE now has about 50,000 employees and 8,000 of them are working in about 100 representative offices around the world.

Since 1996, the company has provided products and services to 135 countries and regions, serving major telecoms operators in Asia Pacific, South Asia, North America, Europe, Latin America, Africa and the Commonwealth of Independent States. Through a combination of strategic marketing, product differentiation, cost advantage improvement, human resources optimization and intellectual property management, ZTE has established firm commercial partnerships with over 500 operators around the world.