Breakfast panel: STBs not dead

Set-top boxes are the only way for operators to have a managed device, according to Oliver Soellner of the management board at ABox42.

Speaking at the 6th IPTV/OTT Industry Breakfast at the ANG COM in Cologne, Soellner said he believes that operators can only be successful when they own the hardware and software. “It only works if you own the whole value chain.”

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