SAN JOSE, California, September 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- ActiveVideo Networks(TM), the global leader in cloud-based interactive television solutions, will demonstrate its CloudTV(TM) Platform for delivery of interactive television applications in collaboration with Cisco on its stand at the IBC 2010 trade show .
Leveraging ActiveVideo's CloudTV Platform and Cisco's multi-screen Content Delivery System (CDS), an end-user will be able to navigate the Interactive Program Guide (IPG) application on an iPad to select live, time-shifted or VOD content to be displayed seamlessly on their TV or directly on their iPad anywhere throughout the home, through a Wi-Fi network.
The companies anticipate the combination of ActiveVideo's cloud-based platform and Cisco's multi-screen Content Delivery System (CDS) will allow cable system operators and IPTV providers throughout the world to quickly introduce innovative interactive applications to digital set-top boxes (EBIF and tru2way), CI+ connected televisions and IP-Connected devices.
The winners in interactive TV will be those media companies that can quickly drive diverse and innovative programming to the greatest number of screens, said Jeff Miller, president and CEO of ActiveVideo Networks. We believe that CloudTV products are the solution to speeding the delivery of compelling, Web-based content that can generate new revenue for cable and IPTV providers, programmers, advertisers and, of course, consumers.
About ActiveVideo Networks
ActiveVideo Networks is the world leader in cloud-based interactive services that are redefining television (iTV 2.0). The company created its CloudTV Platform to simply and inexpensively enable expanded programming, navigation and advertising possibilities, allowing viewers to define and share their TV experiences. ActiveVideo combines Web-based media and targeted, clickable advertisements with the high-quality video, immediate responsiveness and remote control navigation of television for uniform interactivity across all digital and IPTV set-tops, CI+ enabled televisions, and broadband-connected CE devices. ActiveVideo Networks is based in the heart of Silicon Valley, with offices in Los Angeles, Baltimore and Hilversum, the Netherlands. For more information, visit http://www.activevideo.com; find us at http://www.facebook.com/ActiveVideoNetworks; follow us at http://www.twitter.com/activevideo; view our videos at http://www.youtube.com/AVCloudTV.
SOURCE: ActiveVideo Networks
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