- Industry’s most complete portfolio of solutions drive the evolution in TV experiences across every screen
- Latest ConsumerLab findings show how viewers are changing the TV agenda and making TV more social
- As video traffic grows to dominate all networks, new Ericsson solutions enable high quality, efficient management and optimization
At IBC 2012 booth 1.D61, Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) will continue to help content owners, broadcasters, TV service providers and network operators to redefine the television landscape in a rapidly changing society. The company will demonstrate how it is driving the realization of the new world of multi-screen entertainment through consumer insight, industry vision and unique solutions and services that enable the agility, innovation and efficiency required for evolved TV experiences, on all devices.
Ericsson will showcase the broadest offering; from maximizing content value, creating and managing rich new consumer multi-screen TV experiences, to the most efficient video optimized delivery networks. It will also share its unique insight on consumer trends in TV through the third edition of its a ConsumerLab TV & Video Consumer Trend Report, the annual research piece that drives the company’s market intelligence and vision.
"We live in a world where convenience is paramount. As television advances beyond the living room, we understand that today’s consumers are increasingly demanding higher quality and more relevant content on a wide range of connected devices," said Ove Anebygd, Vice President and Head of TV, Ericsson. "TV is a new game, and service providers and operators must focus on making the move towards multi-screen services now, and compete against the unknown. At IBC we’re showing how our award-winning portfolio of solutions is helping operators innovate, deliver and unify the experience across multiple platforms to multiple screens, giving end users a TV experience that’s worth paying for."
Visitors to Ericsson’s new IBC stand will be able to meet Ericsson’s TV experts, including representatives from the newly expanded Broadcast Services group, boosted by the finalization of the acquisition of Technicolor’s Broadcast Services Division in July 2012. There will be live demonstrations of new and valuable consumer multi-screen TV experiences and services that expand TV offerings, alongside industry leading technology solutions, including:
Per Borgklint, Senior Vice President & Head of Business Unit Support Solutions will be a keynote speaker at IBC alongside Mike Darcey, Chief Operating Officer, BSkyB, Richard Halton, CEO, YouView and Lorna Tilbian, Head of the Media Team, Numis Securities Ltd.
Title: "Digital Media Connections"
Stream: Advances in Technology
Title: "ETSI: The Convergence of Broadcast TV and the Internet – Are They All Connecting?"
Stream: Industry Insights III
Title: "SCTE: What Will 4G LTE Deliver For Europe?"
Simon Frost, Head of TV Marketing, Ericsson
David Price, Head of TV Business Development, Ericsson
Nilo Mitra, Engineering Director, TV Systems, Ericsson and President of the Open IPTV Forum
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Ericsson is the world's leading provider of communications technology and services. We are enabling the Networked Society with efficient real-time solutions that allow us all to study, work and live our lives more freely, in sustainable societies around the world.
Our offering comprises services, software and infrastructure within Information and Communications Technology for telecom operators and other industries. Today more than 40 percent of the world's mobile traffic goes through Ericsson networks and we support customers’ networks servicing more than 2.5 billion subscribers.
We operate in 180 countries and employ more than 100,000 people. Founded in 1876, Ericsson is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden. In 2011 the company’s net sales were SEK 226.9 billion (USD 35.0 billion). Ericsson is listed on NASDAQ OMX, Stockholm and NASDAQ, New York stock exchanges.
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