Hathway harnesses Technicolor tech for HD video and ultra high speed broadband services

Bangalore August 1 2013 – Leading Bangalore based cable broadband service provider Hathway has turned to media and entertainment technology leader, Technicolor for MediaAccess gateways and MediaPlay set-top boxes to deliver HD video content, Digital Video Recording and time-shifting services -- and ultra-high speed broadband services to its customers. 

MediaAccess TCM471
features multiple channels aggregation (channel bonding) to maximize the performance over newly deployed cable infrastructure, while remaining backward compatible with older networks. It combines efficiently video over cable, video over IP and high-speed broadband services. MediaPlay DCI804 is a high-end DVR decoder delivering HD MPEG-4 video.

Says Michel Rahier, President of Connected Home at Technicolor: “The new partnership with Hathway is a key milestone for Technicolor in the APAC region and contributes to reinforce our positions on this fast growing market.”

Adds Jagdish Kumar, MD & CEO of Hathway Cable & Datacom: “Thanks to Technicolor’s products, we believe that we will be able to take digitalization of our networks to the next stage and deliver more value to our customers in India.”