Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Canada's MTS Allstream Selects Harmonic for H.264 IPTV Upgrade

MTS Allstream Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Manitoba Telecom, has selected Harmonic's MPEG-4 AVC (H.264) high definition (HD) and standard definition (SD) video processing solutions for an IPTV service expansion. The upgrade will enable MTS Allstream to deliver equivalent MPEG-2 quality at half the bandwidth and a broader HD and SD channel line-up to its customers in Manitoba, Canada,. Financial terms were not disclosed.http://www.harmonicinc.com