Rovi, Pace Expand Relationship24 Aug, 2009 By: Chris Tribbey
Digital TV company Pace will start using Rovi’s software and interface technology in its next-generation of set-top boxes for the United States, Canada and Latin America. The agreement expands on the companies’ existing partnership dating back to 2007.
“We are committed to working with our customers in the service provider and cable markets to provide consumers with a cutting-edge entertainment experience that allows access to multiple types of digital media in the home,” said Bruce Gureck, VP of product development for Pace. “The Rovi Connected Platform is a comprehensive solution that enables us to easily integrate with the latest interoperability standards that help to enable access to premium, recorded and personal content from a variety of locations and devices.”
Pace creates set-top boxes for IPTV, cable and satellite services.