Leading Service Provider in Latin America Signs Agreement to Use Rovi Technologies for Existing Services and Future ‘TV Everywhere’ Offerings
Rovi Corporation (NASDAQ: ROVI), driving digital entertainment innovation, today announced it has signed a multi-product agreement with América Móvil, the leading provider of telecommunication services in Latin America with an extensive customer base. The agreement includes Rovi’s suite of Cloud Services for guidance, search, recommendations and extensive metadata on TV shows, movies and celebrity information.
Rovi’s products give América Móvil another option to solve the complex problem of delivering a high-quality, consistent user experience across its current and next-generation service offerings. Rovi provides technologies that support América Móvil’s legacy and second-screen offerings, as well as enhancing the user experience on set-top boxes today and in a cloud-based infrastructure, with rich interactive, multi-screen discovery functionality.
About América Móvil
América Móvil is the leading provider of wireless and fixed line services in Latin America. As of the America Movil’s Third Quarter Financial and Operating Report, it had 333.4 million accesses.
About Rovi Corporation
Rovi powers the discovery, delivery, display and monetization of digital entertainment. With innovative technology solutions for consumer electronics manufacturers, service providers, content producers, advertisers, retailers and websites, Rovi connects people and the entertainment they love. The company is headquartered in Santa Clara, California. More information about Rovi can be found at rovicorp.com.
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