SEPTEMBER 12, 2014 – AMSTERDAM – Today at IBC2014 Amsterdam, Axiros, the technology leader in open device management solutions for service providers and enterprises, announced a strategic cooperation with KAONMEDIA (KAON), a leading manufacturer of set-top boxes (STBs), Gigabit AP routers and range extenders, DOCSIS residential gateways, and other products for the connected home. The two companies will work together to integrate Axiros’ Open Device Management architecture with sophisticated QoS/QoE analytics into KAON’s connected home solutions for the global service provider market.
“KAON is well known as a leading technology vendor in the connected home market and Axiros is happy to become a strategic partner in the delivery of advanced home solutions,” said Shaun Rossiter, VP APAC for Axiros. “The Axiros Cloud platform increases the value of KAON’s product offerings and demonstrates again Axiros’ commitment to remain an open technology vendor.”
“Provisioning the connected home is a challenging task as devices exponentially multiply,” added Bruce Oh, R&D Director of KAON. “For our customers, easy and cost effective network management and the quality of their customer experience mean everything. By embedding the Axiros Open Device Management architecture with QoS/QoE into our products, our service providers will be able to offer a value-added and in-demand service to their customers with ease of configuration and management right from the Cloud – a win for both the service providers and their customers.”
Together the companies’ solution offers many significant features and benefits, including:
- QoS/QoE: Analytics tools for quality of service management and control
- State-of-the-art video and connectivity solutions for the home
- Cloud platform, TR-069 based auto provisioning and device management system
- Optimized troubleshooting tools for quick problem detection and resolution
- Self care portals and applications
- Improved time-to-market of innovative services for service providers
For more information about this joint solution, please visit us this week at IBC2014 in Amsterdam, September 12th – 16th in the KAON booth in Hall 1-B16.
Axiros provides device and service management solutions across fixed and mobile networks for consumer, enterprise and M2M markets. Axiros solutions are scalable, flexible, modular and most importantly – open, giving providers the ability to manage and support any protocol, any device, any service - any time. Distinguished by domain expertise and innovation, coupled with world-class software design, Axiros uniquely delivers the robust management capabilities and solutions service providers need today and in the future, as demand and complexity associated with new services grows.
Founded in 2002, Axiros is global in scope with sales and service offices located in Aarau, Boston, Lisbon, Milan, São Paolo, Singapore and development centers in Germany and Russia. www.axiros.com
KAON is a world market leader in the area of Connected Home Solutions including Set-Top Boxes and Residential Gateways for Pay-TV Operators, Broadband Service Providers, and Telcos. We ensure the connected home technology which enables consumers to simply change the way they experience entertainment and information within the home with the full line-up of innovative platforms together with third party software and service solutions to give users easy access to multi-screen experiences anywhere, at any time. We are well recognized by most of Tier 1 Telcos and broadcast operators in more than 80 countries around the globe. Headquartered in South Korea, KAON represents in Norway, Germany, Dubai, Russia, India, Brazil, Argentina and Mexico. For additional information about KAON, please visit www.kaonmedia.com.