Amino, World’s Leading Set Top Marketer, Joins Forces With Digital Utility Ventures
Goal is to Develop Optimum Browser System For Breakthrough New Last Mile Platform
Miami, FL – July 28, 2009
Digital Utilities Ventures, Inc (Symbol: DUTV), an innovator in over the IP video transport systems with its breakthrough New Last Mile Platform, announced today that it has selected Amino Communications as best set top box manufacturer for it breakthrough IPTV delivery system.
The New Last Mile uses an Internet based platform to deliver its TV programming. This means that DUTV can deliver live programming of broadcast quality from anywhere in the world over the Internet directly:
- To TV sets without the aid of computers (IP ready) by simply piggybacking on existing broadband connections
- To cell phones worldwide via WIFI, Mobile Telephone Switching Office (MTSO) 3G networks, and the emerging next generation 4G WIMAX.
- All using under 1 megabit of the Internet as the backbone to the television set and 150 kilobits to the cell phone
In effect, creating the first global “Virtual Cable Television Network™”.
“In a series of tests of other set top box manufactures”, said Garry McHenry, President of DUTV, “we have decided to use the Amino set top box for its superior video transport technology. Amino’s range of software and set-top box systems can be tailored for telecom, broadcast and hospitality firms to offer highly scalable and targeted services and is unmatched in the industry.” "Further, Amino’s ability to deliver video in the MPEG 4 format is critical to our long range expansion plans.” “We have worked well with Amino at the IPTV World Forums and look forward to a long term relationship”
About the Open IPTV Forum - The Open IPTV Forum is a pan-industry initiative dedicated to producing end-to-end specifications for IPTV in order to take the next generation of IPTV into a mass-market service. The forum, which is fully open to participation across the communications and entertainment industries, focuses on the development of open standards that can help to streamline and accelerate deployments of IPTV technologies and maximize the benefits of IPTV for consumers, network operators, content providers, service providers, consumer electronics manufacturers and home and network infrastructure providers. The Open IPTV Forum founding members are Ericsson, FT Group, Nokia Siemens, Panasonic, Philips, Samsung, Sony and Telecom Italia. Website: www.iptv-forum.com
About Digital Utilities Ventures, Inc – Digital Utilities is an intellectual property company and advanced technology incubator incorporated in the State of Delaware in June 2006. The Company was formed to manufacture and market its innovative, Internet to TV and Cell Phone Communications System for the domestic and international Quad-Play/Convergence services industries. The Company went public on March 26, 2009.
About Amino Communications - Amino specializes in digital entertainment solutions for IPTV, Internet TV and in-home multimedia distribution. The award-winning AmiNET™ and Mood range is used by leading service operators in over 80 countries. Amino Communications is a wholly owned subsidiary of Amino Technologies PLC. Listed on the London Stock Exchange AIM, symbol AMO. Amino's HQ is based near Cambridge, UK, with offices in the US, China and Sweden. Website: www.aminocom.com
For further information contact:
Digital Utilities Ventures, Inc
Phone: (561) 424-1965
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