Source: Taiwantrade | Updated: 02 April 2015
ALi Corporation recently announced that StarTimes, an international digital TV service provider, has adopted a full range of Conax certified set-top boxes based on ALi chipset solutions to further expand their African markets.
“ALi is experienced and proficient at providing innovative STB technologies and solutions tailored to specific regions,” said Tony Chang, General Manager of ALi’s Broadcast and Broadband Media Business Unit.
“To answer to Africa’s DTV needs, ALi offers a full spectrum of chipset solutions including standard definition and high definition DVB-T2 and S2 SoC solutions as well as S2+T2 combo platforms,” said Chang.
StarTimes, with branches in 26 African countries and operations in 14 countries, has accumulated nearly 5 million subscribers across Africa and ranks among the top three DTV operators in the region. In addition to being a network operator, StarTimes is also a DTV system integrator, technology provider, as well as media content producer.
“Strong eco-system partners are very valuable to StarTimes operations,” indicated XinXing Pang, Chairman, StarTimes. “The collaboration with global leading partners, ALi and Conax, helps us deliver optimized total solutions in terms of performance, security, and costs that drive DTV expansion in Africa,” said Pang.
Chi-wei Chang (firstname.lastname@example.org)