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Singapore, Singapore, 2007/06/14 - Strategic partnership to live demo end-to-end solutions in Singapore Hotel VOD & KOD (Karaoke On Demand) services at Broadcast Asia 2007 (Hall 8, Booth # 8G4-01 from June 19-22) in Singapore.
Streaming21, the world's leader in broadcast-quality streaming solutions, and Zentek Technology Singapore Pte Ltd ("Zentek"), the world's leader in digital communications, will demonstrate its real-world successes of Hotel VOD & KOD (Karaoke On Demand) services at Broadcast Asia 2007 (Hall 8, Booth # 8G4-01 from June 19-22) in Singapore.
The interactive Hotel VOD solution provides users with instant access to a wide selection of superior in-room entertainment and real-time information services integrating TV, VOD, and IIS (Interactive Information System) all together. With Streaming21’s award-winning solution, local system integrators can easily build up interactive hotel VOD services in a very short time with desirable applications such as HDTV, Movie on Demand, and TV games, etc. The solution also enables to deliver targeted advertisement, TV shopping and promotions to create more revenue opportunities for hoteliers. Currently, there are around 200 premium luxury hotels with up to 15,000 guest-rooms implementing Streaming21’s Hotel VOD solutions in Asia Pacific.
Streaming21 and Zentek will also demonstrate their recently joint-developed KOD solutions for M2B World in the IPTV showcase area. The KOD service offers full-screen TV playback with intelligent personalization and interactive features over open broadband networks. Subscribers can easily order songs, follow moving lyrics on TV screens, and enjoy singing with family and friends in the privacy and convenience of their own homes. Choice of high-quality karaoke videos ranges from the latest hits to classic songs. Karaoke is an extremely popular form of entertainment in Asia. From M2B’s commercially available KOD services, visitors can see how the joint efforts of Streaming21 and Zentek realize a dream of delivering Asia's most popular entertainment directly to the living room.
In additional to Hotel VOD and KOD live demos, Zentek will also showcase compelling solutions for Digital TV, IPTV, HDTV, OCAP, Mobile TV solutions and G-scanner technology.
Streaming21 (streaming21.com) is the world leader in providing interactive IPTV solutions over Fixed-Mobile-Convergence (FMC) and open networks. The solutions successfully enable fixed, mobile, or xSP operators to generate revenues from services delivered across heterogeneous networks. Streaming21’s groundbreaking technologies enable digital video entertainment anytime, anywhere and on any device. Built upon a revolutionary and patented architecture, Streaming21’s solutions enable the deployment of rich-media services with carrier-class scalability, 24/7 operations, and broadcast-quality delivery. The solutions use standard hardware to lower the total cost of ownership and can deliver content to more users concurrently with patented technologies.
About Zentek Technology Group
Zentek develops software and provides engineering services for the digital consumer electronics market with a focus on two areas: digital television and mobile digital devices. The company pioneered mobile device emulation tools that shorten product development cycles. Zentek was founded in 1997 and became a public company in 2001 with shares traded on the Hercules Market, code 4296. The company has offices in Tokyo and Osaka in Japan, in Silicon Valley, and in Singapore.