Amino and Tripleplay announce new integrated application suite on single hardware platform


Cambridge and London, UK, March 25, 2009: Tripleplay Services, the leading innovators in IPTV software and Amino Communications, the world leading IPTV entertainment solutions provider, today announce a fully integrated application suite providing IPTV, VoD (Video on Demand) and digital signage on a single hardware platform.

Amino’s AmiNET130 high definition (HD) set-top box (STB) is now fully integrated with Tripleplay’s next generation IP applications for the hospitality and educational sectors – delivering lower costs and easier maintenance for end users.

“This innovative and exciting strategy will save the customer money by reducing the hardware they need to purchase, reduce integration issues and ongoing maintenance,” said Steve Rickless, CEO, Tripleplay. “Customers are provided with a future proofed platform that can easily be expanded as new features are added.”

“Amino is very excited to be associated with Tripleplay and their new solution,” added Gary Hamer, Sales Director EMEA, Amino. "This is a fully integrated Amino centric and proven solution for hospitality and enterprise. Working with Tripleplay, this solution has been improved and focussed as a result of our in-depth experience of IPTV deployments over the last three years.”

Rickless added, “Using a standard HP server, this solution means customers do not need to worry about hardware and software issues and can focus on running their business and servicing their end customers.”

Visit Tripleplay Services on stand 224 and Amino on stand 24 at IPTV World Forum.


PR contacts for Amino:
Kate Cartmell, Amino Communications
Buckingway Business Park, Anderson Road, Swavesey, Cambridge, CB24 4UQ.
T: +44 1954 234100

Sebastian Mathews, FD
Holborn Gate, 26 Southampton Buildings, London, WC2A 1PB
T: 020 7269 7158

PR contact for Tripleplay:
Claudia Macedo, Tripleplay Services Ltd.
Cromwell House, 14 Fulwood Place, London, WC1V 6HZ
T: +44 845 094 3326

About Amino Communications:
Amino specialises in digital entertainment solutions for IPTV, Internet TV and in-home multimedia distribution.

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. The award-winning AmiNET™ and Mood range is used by leading service operators in over 80 countries.

Amino's 'AssetHouse' technology opens the door for content producers, telecoms companies, broadcasters and web TV firms to maximise opportunities through better services, targeted content and greater choice. It takes IPTV to the next level by allowing clients such as BT Vision to think like retailers and package, personalise and refresh extra revenue-generating services to viewers.

Amino Communications and AssetHouse are wholly owned subsidiaries 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.

About Tripleplay:
Tripleplay Services is a specialist digital television and video-based broadband systems provider offering products and services designed specifically to meet the needs of closed communities including corporate users, student accommodation, education, retailers, hospital, hospitality and residential premises. Our customers are able to deliver television, on-demand video services and digital signage over IP data networks using our open standards products which are designed for viewing on PCs / MAC and LCD TVs via set-top boxes (IP STB).
Tripleplay Services was formed in December 2001 and based on the experience of its founders who pioneered the launch of digital television within the telecommunication market. Our products use Intel-based enterprise servers, the Linux operating system, web-based technology and open standards. This strategy minimizes third-party costs and takes advantage of the natural evolution and technology innovation of a standards-based component approach.