S&T signs HbbTV distribution agreement

S&T has signed a licensing agreement with software provider Access Systems to re-distribute Access' NetFront Browser and HbbTV (Hybrid Broadcast Broadband) extensions.

S&T will offer an integrated HbbTV solution, with a Digital Storage Media Command and Control (DSM-CC) client and HbbTV signalling, to RedKey MHEG licensees. An optional CI+ browser is also available as an add-on in all versions.

Paul Daly, General Manager—Client Systems, Strategy & Technology Ltd said, "Our HbbTV solution will be a combination of market leading technologies from both ACCESS and S&T, offering manufacturers an interactive TV plugin that will support not only HbbTV but also HD MHEG, Interaction Channel and CI+ browser functionality and will build on our mature and well documented RedKey 2 interface."

DTG Staff  |  10.08.2010

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