Tele Columbus, Germany’s third largest cable operator, is deploying the app platform developed by Netherlands-based service provider Metrological as part of its recently launched AdvanceTV multiscreen service.
Metrological is introducing a new method for operators to deploy premium OTT content on set top boxes, with Liberty Global being the first customer having launched the Netflix app in the UK, Ireland, Switzerland and the Netherlands.
Germany’s third-largest cable operator Tele Columbus will launch its multiscreen platform AdvanceTV combining linear TV, video-on-demand (VOD) and apps on January 16, 2017.
Metrological is launching the Watch with Twitter service for their customers.
Qatar communications company Ooredoo has selected the Metrological Application Platform to launch and manage its cloud-based Mozaic TV app store.
Shenzhen Skyworth Digital Technology has selected Metrological’s Application Platform to deliver and manage the Skyworth branded TV app store, which will be available on the company’s OTT and hybrid STBs.
IBC2015. Hall 14, stand 14.E25. Liberty Global and Comcast will use new open-source browser enhancements from Metrological in their RDK-based Horizon and X1 set-top box platforms. Additionally, Metrological will contribute the new browser software to the RDK.
3 Screen Solutions (3SS) has joined the preferred content partnership programme of Dutch TV app provider Metrological to develop new applications and services for pay-TV operators.
Metrological is announcing new TV app store management tools that enable pay-TV operators to customise app store lineups. The solution will be showcased at IBC2015 in Amsterdam.
Metrological has announced its RDK App Emulator, developed in cooperation with RDK Management LLC, has tested and certified more than 200 applications as ready for deployment on RDK-based devices in the first six weeks of availability.