Grande Goes Big With TiVo

Grande Communications selects TiVo's family of set-top boxes as its next-generation whole home solution

August 24, 2011

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ALVISO, Calif. -- TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), the creator of and a leader in advanced television services, including digital video recorders (DVRs), for consumers, content distributors and consumer electronics manufacturers, and Grande Communications, a Texas-based television and broadband service provider, today announced an agreement under which TiVo Premiere will be the exclusive DVR promoted by Grande. As a result of the new relationship, TiVo Premiere DVRs and TiVo's multi-room solution will become the foundation of Grande's advanced television offering, providing its customers with a best-in-class entertainment experience not available from satellite and telco offerings in market today.

Scheduled to launch later this year, TiVo Premiere from Grande will bring together traditional television, Internet-delivered video and interactive applications as well as Grande's Video on Demand offerings, in one elegant user interface. The products offered by Grande will be based on TiVo's industry-leading family of whole home and multi-room products.

David Sandford, Vice President and General Manager for TiVo's U.S. MSO Business, said, "Operators are increasingly turning to TiVo to help them customize and deploy an advanced television offering that is cost effective for the operator, flexible and can be brought to market quickly. We are eager to begin working with Grande as they share our vision for the future of television and how best to deliver it to viewers."

Grande Communications

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