Telia Stofa selects Motorola hybrid set-top box for Denmark

December 4, 2007

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COPENHAGEN -- Motorola, Inc (NYSE: MOT) today confirmed that Telia Stofa has selected the Motorola hybrid cable/IP set-top box (STB) for the launch of its Danish cable/IP video service – a first for the cable industry. With Motorola’s hybrid STB, Telia Stofa can deliver new services in Denmark that enhance the capabilities of its existing cable network with the additional flexibility and interactivity of IPTV.

The first new service that Telia Stofa will launch using the hybrid STB will be video-on-demand (VoD), utilizing the IP connection to communicate with the operator’s VoD server and the high-speed cable network to deliver the video to the customers STB. In addition, the IP connection allows Telia Stofa to manage and monitor the STB to ensure customers receive the best performance from the equipment and highest quality video service.

Telia Stofa selected the Motorola VIP 1920-9C/IP set-top box, which incorporates KreaTV™ set-top software. The KreaTV software provides a robust, flexible platform which supports the rapid expansion and development of new services across the hybrid STB, including compelling interactive applications.

“The Motorola hybrid solution is perfect for cable providers like Telia Stofa looking to rapidly launch interactive services to an expanding subscriber base with minimal impact to its existing infrastructure,” said Joe Cozzolino, corporate vice president, Motorola Home & Networks Mobility, EMEA.

Motorola Inc. (NYSE: MOT)

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