CENTENNIAL, Colo., November 10, 2016 – Evolution Digital today announces that it has been selected as a finalist in this year’s Fierce Innovation Awards: Telecom Edition, a carrier-reviewed awards program from the publisher of FierceWireless, FierceTelecom and FierceCable. Evolution Digital was selected as a finalist in the Set-Tops and Gateways Category for its innovative and industry-leading eBOX® IP Hybrid Set-Top Box.
Finalists’ applications were reviewed by an exclusive panel of executives from major telecommunications companies including Verizon, TeliaSonera, Comcast, Sprint and T-Mobile. All applications were evaluated based on the following criteria: effectiveness, ease of use/ROI, true innovation and end-user impact. Full profiles of judges can be found here.
“As consumer habits for TV viewing have become increasingly sophisticated, Evolution Digital has revolutionized the industry with its eBOX IP Hybrid Set-Top Box, which caters to the viewing trends of cable subscribers nationwide,” said Brent Smith, president and chief technology officer. “We are honored to be recognized in this year’s Fierce Innovation Awards, as it is a testament to the innovation and success that the company has achieved by introducing eBOX to nationwide cable operators.”
Evolution Digital’s eBOX, powered by TiVo, offers viewers an integrated video viewing experience. eBOX delivers QAM live linear television combined with OTT streaming apps all on one integrated platform, making content search and navigation easier than ever. eBOX also facilitates IP delivery and migration, as well as an IP Video on Demand. eBOX supports the world-renowned TiVo interface which includes universal search, personal recommendations and browse.
eBOX is currently being deployed by WOW!, Mediacom Communications, Advanced Cable Communications and members of the National Cable Television Cooperative on the VU-IT! platform.
For more information on Evolution Digital’s eBOX, powered by TiVo, visit www.evolutiondigital.com.
About Evolution Digital
Evolution Digital L.L.C. is a leading provider of integrated IP Hybrid devices and IP Video solutions for the global cable industry. Evolution Digital takes an aggressive approach to product innovation to embrace the way viewers are consuming video. It has quickly become an innovator in the era of OTT content and multi-stream households. Through its 2015 acquisition of i-Velozity, Evolution Digital’s eVUE-TV platform enables cable operators to cost-effectively deploy IP Video services including IP VOD, IP Linear, mobile and nDVR. Evolution Digital provides integrated and managed content delivery across all mobile devices in the home, includes smart phones and tablets, subject to the operator’s licensing agreements. Visit www.evolutiondigital.com.
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