Contract extension with Vodafone Netherlands
Vodafone Netherlands extends contract for continued rollout of enhanced IPTV devices with Amino and Divitel
Amino Technologies plc (LSE: AMO), the Cambridge-based leader in digital entertainment solutions for IPTV, Internet TV and in-home multimedia distribution, is pleased to announce that Vodafone Netherlands is extending its collaboration with Amino and systems integration partner, Divitel, for the continued rollout of enhanced IPTV devices for Vodafone’s fiber and DSL-based TV services across the Netherlands.
The collaboration consists of an extended contract for the continued supply, fulfillment and support of Amino TV devices to deliver a range of advanced television services, including pause live TV (PLTV), DVR, restart TV and an extensive video on demand library from several broadcasters.
Amino Group CEO, Donald McGarva commented:
“Vodafone Netherlands is at the forefront of a trend for mobile operators to add advanced video services to their offering. We are delighted that the proven quality of our products and our ability to deliver great service with integration partners such as Divitel, has secured this important contract extension for continued supply of Amino TV devices.”
Head of Consumer Fixed at Vodafone Netherlands, Gerard Overmars stated:
“Quality, flexibility and great service were the main drivers for choosing Divitel and Amino as partners to help us drive continued rollout of our Vodafone Thuis TV service across the Netherlands.”
Sales Manager EMEA Divitel, Jeroen van Vliet added:
“We are proud to be awarded this contract by Vodafone, based on our positive collaboration and track record over the past years. I am very much looking forward to continue to work for this innovative player in the upcoming years.”
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Amino Communications is a global leader in innovative hybrid TV device and cloud solutions that enable service providers to connect with consumers. As pioneers of IPTV and with over seven million devices sold worldwide, Amino has a proven track record for industry-leading reliability, innovation and best-in-class customer care. Over 1,000 of the world’s leading service providers, across 100 countries have relied on Amino to provide a seamless delivery of rich entertainment experiences.
We pride ourselves in providing award-winning solutions that enable the delivery of innovative services to enrich the lives of connected consumers. During 2015, Amino has enhanced its offering through the acquisition of cloud TV platform provider, Booxmedia and Entone, a provider of broadcast hybrid TV and connected home solutions. For more information, please visit www.aminocom.com.
About Vodafone Libertel B.V.
Vodafone Netherlands is the second largest telecom operator in the Netherlands, based on revenue and profitability, with almost 5.1 million customers as of 31 December 2015. Vodafone Netherlands’ headquarters are located in Amsterdam and Maastricht and there are offices in Eindhoven, Capelle aan den IJssel, Bodegraven, Amstelveen and IJsselstein. Vodafone Netherlands is part of Vodafone Group, one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies and provides a range of services including voice, messaging, data and fixed communications. Vodafone has mobile operations in 26 countries, partners with mobile networks in 57 more, and fixed broadband operations in 17 markets. As of 31 December 2015, Vodafone had 461 million mobile customers and 13 million fixed broadband customers. For more information, please visit: www.vodafone.com.
Divitel is the largest independent systems integrator based in Europe. Not just any systems integrator, Divitel is the proud engineer behind the screens! Divitel designs, builds and maintains the best video distribution solutions, from content to screen. Divitel brings every screen to life!
Video is Divitel’s passion and video technology is in their DNA. For nearly 20 years Divitel helps customers with intelligent video distribution solutions.
Because of their unique independent position, they do not depend on just one technology, supplier or brand. This means they can choose from the best technologies, products and ideas for every question or challenge. Within Divitel you will find people that have a true passion for innovation, video and next-gen services.
Millions of end-users enjoy a fantastic video experience thanks to their solutions! For more information, please visit: www.divitel.com