Ateme powers Luxembourg headend28 August 2009
P&TLuxembourg is deploying Ateme’s IPTV headend, which includes HD MPEG-4 AVC encoding, as it prepares to launch HDTV services later this year.
“P&TLuxembourg is committed to producing exceptional programming and building the highest quality infrastructure to support delivery of content,” said Jean-Marie Spaus, director of the telecom division at P&TLuxembourg. “Ateme’s Video headend architecture with Kyrion HDTV H.264 encoders solution has met our stringent standards for quality and performance, enabling us to provide our viewers with a very compelling HD viewing experience.”
Sylvain Riviere, EVP marketing for Ateme, said: “We are honoured to have been selected by P&TLuxembourg for the supply of its HDTV high value service. Ateme’s continuous investment in video quality compression systems and support for open video headend architecture allows P&TLuxembourg to offer its customers a best-in-class quality experience, as well as prepare for future channel line-up expansion.”
The IPTV headend supplied to P&TLuxembourg includes the Kyrion AM2101 market leading MPEG-4 AVC HD encoder, DR8100 Integrated Receiver Decoders and Skyline Dataminer Open Network Management System.