Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (III): Comigo, Concurrent, AuthenTec, DNA, Conax, Envivio, SMIT, Dijit, EchoStar,, Ericsson, HBO, Integra Telecom, Innovative Systems, iStreamPlanet

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Because the [itvt] editorial team is busy working on our upcoming TV of Tomorrow Show event, TVOT NYC Intensive (December 10th in New York City)--and because of the large volume of news being generated by the IBC--we are covering stories in this issue in headlines format. We anticipate that it will take us a couple of days to catch up with all the recent developments, so if you have sent us a press release or pre-briefed us on an announcement, and don't see your news covered in this issue, please bear with us:

  • Israel's Comigo Unveils Multiple Strategic Partnerships for its Multiscreen, Social and Interactive Connected-TV Platform
  • Concurrent's eFactor Content-Protection Solution Integrated with AuthenTec's DRM Tech to Support Microsoft PlayReady DRM
  • Finnish Cable and Terrestrial Operator, DNA, Taps Conax, Cubiware, MPS Broadband and Envivio for Multiscreen Pilot
  • Conax Teams with SMIT to Launch Integrated CI+ Module
  • Dijit Launches NextGuide for iPad, a "Hyper-Personalized" Guide for Streaming Video and Live TV
  • EchoStar Launches HDX-410 Android-Powered Hybrid DVB/IP Set-Top Box
  • Launches "EDC Private Cloud" for Processing Long-Form HD Video, Secures $1.5 Million in New Funding
  • Ericsson Secures Five-Year Contract for Playout and Media Management Services for HBO's New Scandinavian Service, HBO Nordic
  • Integra Telecom Deploys Innovative Systems' IPTV Middleware; Middleware Supports Whole-Home DVR, On-Screen Caller-ID, Remote DVR Programming Access
  • Streaming-Video Solutions Provider, iStreamPlanet, Moves its Portfolio of Media Workload Products and Services to the Cloud
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