- Zenterio today announces that they will deliver their independent operating system Zenterio OS to Deutsche Telekom, to be deployed in their Southern and Eastern European markets
- Countries covered are Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, Croatia, Montenegro, Macedonia and Greece.
- Zenterio’s solution will form the foundation for interactive TV services at Deutsche Telekom.
Zenterio’s independent solution has already been rolled out in Telekom Romania, Slovak Telekom and Magyar Telekom, which were first out within Deutsche Telekom’s seven TV markets to standardize their software platforms.
“We are extremely excited to continue the roll out of Zenterio OS throughout Deutsche Telekom’s European footprint. This shows the great strengths of the Zenterio platform to drive deployment of interactive TV services at major TV providers like Deutsche Telekom,” says Robin Rutili, Chief Business Development Officer at Zenterio.
“We are glad to confirm the extension of our collaboration with Zenterio. The implementation of Zenterio OS as a key component for our TV services gives us many technical and commercial benefits. In addition to providing the next generation of interactive TV services, we can realize benefits of improved cost efficiency for TV distribution within the DT Group and have the possibility to leverage best practices and short time to market across countries that will be directly beneficial for our customers, ” says Thomas Staneker, Head of TV Technical Services Center, Deutsche Telekom.
For more information please contact:
Pelle Rosell, CMO of Zenterio
Phone: +46 70-926 2733
Zenterio provides Zenterio OS, an independent software platform for interactive TV that is positioned to become a global standard. Zenterio also offers consulting services and a value added service offering to pay TV operators. Zenterio partners with global system integrators, set-top box suppliers, CA/DRM providers, chipset manufacturers and providers of interactive services. Zenterio has more than 200 employees (25 nationalities). Zenterio has offices in Stockholm, Linköping and Atlanta. Zenterio is owned by private investors and private equity firm Scope. The chairman of the board is former Nokia CEO Mr. Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo.
About Zenterio OS
Zenterio’s operating system works with most types of hardware available on the market. For TV operators, Zenterio’s software enables fast harmonization of operators’ fragmented software bases, and it can be used on new and already deployed hardware. With a harmonized solution, operators can quickly and cost-effectively deliver new interactive services to end customers. Besides unrivalled hardware support, Zenterio’s software offers market-leading performance and a flexible way to add new features. For system integrators, Zenterio’s products facilitate uniform support for their new solutions that enable TV operators’ interactive services. For TV viewers, this means improved experiences, an increased range of services, and greater access to new applications.