UTStarcom Named IPTV World Series Awards Finalist
Collaborative UTStarcom, Aksh Optifibre iControl IPTV Offering a Top Nominee in 'Most Innovative New Service' Category
The IPTV Awards 2009 celebrate the best of the best in the global industry and gives all honorees a mark of quality, innovation and leadership. The 'Most Innovative New Service' award category especially recognizes the excellence of an IPTV service that was launched by an operator or service provider in 2008, delivered over a managed network and that made a significant contribution to service revenues and customer satisfaction.
Aksh Optifibre Ltd.'s iControl IPTV Service, designed and built in collaboration with UTStarcom, came to market in
As of year-end 2008, UTStarcom's RollingStream end-to-end IPTV system supported more than 1.27 million live IPTV subscribers globally and had a total live system capacity of more than 2.5 million subscribers. UTStarcom has announced IPTV deployments in
The IPTV World Series Awards will be presented at a Gala Evening ceremony on the opening night of the IPTV World Forum, the world's largest IP video-focused event, on
About IPTV World Forum
The IPTV World Forum was developed as a direct response to the rapid growth in the marketplace, bringing together operators, technology partners, broadcasters and content providers to explore and define the IPTV evolution. Informa Telecoms & Media has a long history of developing events for the digital technology marketplace, including broadcasting, interactive television, digital radio, home networking and a range of events for the telecommunications industry. For more information, visit www.iptv-forum.com.
About UTStarcom, Inc.
UTStarcom is a global leader in IP-based, end-to-end networking solutions and international service and support. The company sells its solutions to operators in both emerging and established telecommunications markets around the world. UTStarcom enables its customers to rapidly deploy revenue- generating access services using their existing infrastructure, while providing a migration path to cost-efficient, end-to-end IP networks. Founded in 1991 and headquartered in
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