MUMBAI: NDS, now part of Cisco, is providing a suite of video
technologies to enable multi system operator (MSO) Atria Convergence
Technologies (ACT) to digitise and expand its cable TV service
in Southern and Western India.
ACT currently has over one million analogue cable TV, digital
TV, IPTV and broadband subscribers. With the launch of improved
digital cable packages, the company aims to expand its digital
customer base across its operations.
To enable the launch, NDS is providing ACT with industry-leading
solutions that will help secure revenues and provide enhanced
functionality for subscribers, including VideoGuard conditional
access (CA), MediaHighway set-top box software, and a bespoke
branded electronic programme guide (EPG); the new digital
service will also support interactive features such as games
and TV apps.