Sixty to Launch Turn-Key Solution for Set-Top-Box Market
BERGEN, Norway(24 Aug 2015)
Today TV Experience company Sixty launched Ease TV, its first product of the Ease by Sixty product line.
Ease TV is a fast, strong and lightweight user interface framework for the Set-Top-Box market. Its launch enables any television program distributor – particularly those transitioning from analogue to digital environments – to wrap programs with compelling features, heighten viewers’ entertainment experiences, and maximize market share and revenues.
With Ease TV, television broadcasters can easily launch a variety of new or enhanced services including interactive capabilities, VOD, Start-Over, Catch-up and compelling graphics, in no time. Additional benefits include quicker time-to-market, lower development costs, accelerated program monetization, and ease of use. Ease TV can be implemented on most legacy computer and operating systems due to intelligent software design.
Ease TV contains all modules broadcast distributors need to quickly launch viewer-rich features. It also provides extra functionalities to support future upgrades and strategies. Ease TV standard modules include: Main Menu, EPG, Mini EPG, Channel Zapper, PVR, Settings, On Demand Player and a Universal Player.
“Ease TV enables distributors of any size operating in the Set-Top-Box market to quickly bring audiences a snappy, well-designed, and cost-effective TV experience,” says Carl Mathisen, CTO, SIXTY. “For over a decade, Sixty has worked as a key innovator and has helped to shape the future of television. Ease TV provides an innovative tool that enables distributors to reap success within a competitive broadcast environment.”
Further information on SIXTY is available at www.sixty.no or by phone at +47 97 60 22 36.
Sixty (www.sixty.no) empowers broadcasters, operators and content owners to stand out in the rapidly changing, competitive world of multi-platform TV with solutions that make TV look good and feel right to demanding global audiences. Developed by teams of graphic, broadcast design professionals and developers – a talent pool unique to our industry – Sixty wraps content in a compelling look and feel to drive viewers to broadcasters’ programming. Sixty enables easy implementation of interactive TV, and allows users to quickly design and launch television experiences across any platform or device including linear, web, mobile phones, and tablets. Based in Norway, Sixty innovation creates the Future of Television by delivering rich TV Experiences that make a critical first impression on all-important viewers.