Cubiware, a Warsaw, Poland based subsidiary of TiVo Inc announced its continued expansion in Asia with a new partnership with MStar Semiconductor to integrate MStar’s Hybrid Set-Top Box chipset solution with the full-featured CubiTV Hybrid Middleware.
Using MStar’s Full HD MPEG-4/MPEG-2/HEVC STB chipset platform with the latest advanced security engine, Cubiware will offer a complete system solution that includes PayTV/IPTV/OTT product segments.
"The collaboration between Cubiware and MStar will lead to other possible innovative solutions, such as the implementation of TiVo Lite onto MStar’s chipset platforms. This solution would enable TiVo’s legendary User Experience on low-cost yet fully featured Set-top Boxes, and make it readily available to operators in greater number of markets." stated in the release.
“We are very excited about our partnership with MStar,” said Jakub Gorski, co-founder of Cubiware. “MStar’s capabilities fully complement Cubiware’s IPTV and VOD functions. This will make for an enhanced and exciting offering for our customers and partners.”
“We’re pleased and feel confident on the start of a very promising partnership between both companies,” said Dennis Lai, Sales VP of set-top box Business Unit at MStar. “Through the cooperation, we will deliver the most optimized platform and enable operators to provide richer and advanced TV experience to viewers in the world.”