DULUTH, GA. — Concurrent has won the first video on demand commercial contract with a cable TV firm in China.
Concurrent, a provider of set-top and video on demand applications, will work with cable provider Shekou CATV in the provinces of Shenzhen, Shekou and Guangdong provinces. The cable TV firm has some 30,000 digital subscribers and some 10,000 broadband data subscribers.
Shenzhen is located near Hong Kong.
“Concurrent was selected because of our industry leading technology and our proven capability of delivering the localized products and support necessary to ensure success in this new market,” said Gary Trimm, chief executive officer of Concurrent. “China boasts over 100 million cable subscribers and is growing by millions every year. This deployment represents the opening of the world’s largest cable market to Concurrent’s services and we are very excited to be working with this industry leader.”