LONDON Amino Technologies has received a major order from a Russian 'tier 1' telco for its IPTV set top boxes. This customer had been conducting extensive field trials of its IPTV service since September 2004 and is now commencing a volume service roll-out.
Amino (Cambridge, U.K.) says the customer has already taken delivery of 15,000 units of the AmiNET 110 product (MPEG2) with a further 5,000 units scheduled for delivery in August. The new order is for an additional 49,000 units for delivery by January 2006 and the value of the new order is just under $5million.
Bob Giddy, Amino's Chief Executive said, “Although this new order has already been included in our business plan, we aredelighted to see the first volume roll out by a tier 1 telco of IPTV services using Amino technology.”