Partners

ACCESS is committed to offering value and service in all its business relationships, supporting our industry partners just like customers seeking to deploy a reliable and complete solution.

Automotive partners

Hirschmann Car Communication GmbH

Hirschmann Car Communication GmbH is one of the world's leading suppliers of mobile communication systems. All around the world, the company's infotainment, antenna and tuner systems enable perfect reception of broadcasting services and mobile radio and data services – particularly for communications in and to vehicles.
For more than 90 years, the company has played a key part in shaping the international market for transmitter and receiver systems with its technological innovations. Today, the range of products comprises antenna, TV tuner and infotainment systems as original equipment and aftermarket solutions for vehicles as well as customised IoT/M2M and telematics solutions. The customers of the global player include all renowned automobile and commercial vehicle manufacturers, automotive suppliers, transport and logistics companies, car accessory providers, and industrial companies. Visit http://www.hirschmann-car.com for more information.

Set-top box and TV partners

DTVkit

  • Collaborating across the consumer electronics industry to deliver the very best production-ready DVB software to members and the end user.
  • Providing the core building blocks of a broadcast DVB stack in source code form.
  • Supporting members worldwide who provide subscription fees and expert engineers to accelerate software development for the Digital Television market.
  • Enhancing the development of the core software components; DVB Core, MHEG Engine, HbbTV Plug-In and CI+ Engine.
  • Achieving together open, modular and innovative software solutions for IPTV, cable, satellite and terrestrial TV operators and broadcasters around the world.
  • For more information, please visit dtvkit.org or follow us on Twitter @DTVKit.

EKT

Since 2007, Eagle Kingdom Technologies LTD (EKT) has specialised in creating innovative, customer focused solutions in the field of Set Top Boxes, Smart TVs and Modems. By combining Asian Know How and Western Management, EKT successfully blends DNA from both business practices exceeding customer expectation in design, technology, quality, communication and cost.
A global team of passionate professionals believe that nothing is sacred in our business and by challenging itself and its customers with new concepts and ideas the company keeps creating new opportunities for the entire industry.
Delivering a wide range of products, from Zappers to Advanced Hybrid Set Top Boxes, Operator TVs and Modems, EKT is one of the few business partners to offer a true one-stop solution for Operators. Certified and integrated with many CA, DRM and licenses, EKT is a partner of choice for many tier 1 operators around the world. Visit www.EKT-Digital.com for more information.

Foxxum

Foxxum is a global leader in the development, operation and commercial marketing for innovative Smart TV solutions. As an established pioneer in the sector, Foxxum works closely with leading companies at all stages of the global consumer electronics value chain to develop Smart TV solutions from silicon vendors to device manufacturers and network operators. Worldwide partnerships with premium broadcasters, the most important video producers and distributors allow Foxxum to provide a best in class content portfolio containing the most important global content brands as well as country specific content providers. Foxxum’s development and platform expertise offers viewers the best Smart TV user experience possible, with innovative Smart TV technology, a global entertaining content portfolio and an outstanding design. Foxxum provides its clients with highly tailored, personal collaboration, which includes the possibility of jointly tapping into profitable revenue streams in a technology sector with enormous growth potential. Further information can be found at www.foxxum.com.

Innopia Technologies, Inc

Innopia Technologies, Inc. focuses on development and commercialization of smart products with convergence in mobile media and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. With years of experience and highly skilled researchers, Innopia has grown to a strong global business with SW and HW development projects for global operators.
With more than 100 engineers, targets to establish a common smart media & IoT platform, Innopia will become the leader in Smart Media, Smart Home and Smart Signage industries.
For more information, please visit Innopia's corporate website.

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Inview

Inview is a UK based digital technology innovator with over 15 years of technical, commercial and operational expertise in the TV industry.  Its lightweight software is globally deployed across Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin America.
Inview specialises in analogue switch off and wide scale legacy set-top box upgrades, in addition to new pay TV products.  Its wide range of broadcast and OTT services provides a high end user experience on a cost-effective platform and enables operators to better monetise content.
For more information, please visit Inview's corporate website.

Verimatrix

Verimatrix specializes in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-network, multi-screen digital TV services around the globe and is recognized as the global number one in revenue security for connected video devices. The award-winning and independently audited Verimatrix Video Content Authority System (VCAS™) family of solutions enable next-generation video service providers to cost-effectively extend their networks and enable new business models. The company has continued its technical innovation by offering the world’s only globally interconnected revenue security platform, Verspective™ Intelligence Center, for automated system optimization and data collection/analytics. Its unmatched partner ecosystem and close relationship with major studios, broadcasters and standards organizations enables Verimatrix to provide a unique advantage to video business issues beyond content security as operators introduce new services to leverage the proliferation of connected devices. Verimatrix is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company. For more information, please visit www.verimatrix.com, our Pay TV Views blog and follow us @verimatrixinc, Facebook and LinkedIn to join the conversation.

Vestel

Vestel Group is renowned for its expertise in manufacturing, technology development and marketing as well as in the development and distribution of consumer electronics, professional display, mobile technologies, and household appliances. Vestel has now earned its position as a world-leading manufacturer, becoming Europe’s largest TV producer.

Zenterio

Zenterio provides an independent software platform for interactive TV aimed at creating a global standard. Zenterio also offers an intuitive UI, a powerful Data Capture and Analytics tool, Consulting Services and additional Value Added Services to pay TV operators. Zenterio partners with global system integrators, set-top box suppliers, CA/DRM providers, chipset manufacturers and other services providers. Zenterio has offices in Stockholm, Linköping and Atlanta and is owned by private investors and private equity firm Scope. The CEO is former Ericsson executive Mr. Jorgen Nilsson and the Chairman of the Board is former Nokia CEO Mr. Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo. For more information please visit zenterio.com.

Affiliated Organizations and Companies

GENIVI®

The GENIVI Alliance is a non-profit Alliance focused on developing an open in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) and connectivity platform for the transportation industry. The 140-member Alliance is moving rapidly to deliver the underlying building blocks for secure and robust connectivity, accelerate innovation and development, based on open software for IVI systems and devices that will connect the vehicles of the future. GENIVI is headquartered in San Ramon, California.

HbbTV

Hybrid broadcast broadband TV (or “HbbTV”) is a global initiative aimed at harmonizing the broadcast and broadband delivery of entertainment services to consumers through connected TVs, set‐top boxes and multiscreen devices. The HbbTV specification is developed by industry leaders to improve the video user experience for consumers by enabling innovative, interactive services over broadcast and broadband networks. The specification uses elements of existing specifications from other standards including OIPF, CEA, DVB, MPEG-DASH and W3C.

SpireSpark

DLNA Certification remains in demand for consumer electronics manufacturers, middleware vendors and software developers. Whether you need interoperability with other DLNA Certified devices or interoperability of your own branded devices, DLNA Certification ensures that your certified products have implemented the features necessary to comply with the DLNA Guidelines, and that they will interoperate with other DLNA Certified products.

SpireSpark International’s mission is to partner with organizations in achieving their goals by providing virtual, customized support that allows them to remain in control of their day-to-day operations, while outsourcing high level projects to experts in the field. SpireSpark International was founded by former DLNA executives. Additional information about SpireSpark is available at spirespark.com.