TTNET selects AirTies' gateway and set-top box solutions for IPTV roll-out in Turkey

Thursday, November 25th, 2010 
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ISTANBUL — AirTies, the innovative wireless home networking vendor, today announced that it has been selected by TTNET to provide its high definition IP set-top box and wireless ADSL gateway devices to support TTNET’s IPTV service; IPtivibu and wireless services that TTNET provides both its corporate and individual customers across 81 cities. TTNET will deploy AirTies’ high definition Air 7120 set-top boxes and WAV-275, an all-in-one ADSL2 Modem and VoIP Residential Gateway solution.

Following extensive field testing, the Air 7120 and WAV-275 devices will be first deployed by TTNET to offer its IPTV services within Turkey, to deliver personalised IPTV services to TTNET’s ADSL customers over 6 million. The Air 7120 is available with NAND flash to enable pause-live TV functionality as standard. The WAV-275 provides a fast and powerful platform for both voice and data communication, allowing the user to make phone calls over the Internet using a VoIP service provider.

The Air 7120 set-top-box can be connected to the WAV-275 residential gateway with a cable or wirelessly via AirTies’ Air 4420 video bridge. The Air 4420 allows high-definition video to be distributed across the home wirelessly with cable-grade high quality of experience and enables the sharing of personal content like photos, music, and videos seamlessly and wirelessly between all network devices.

Timur Ceylan, TTNET’s Vice President of Operations said: “TTNET provides services parallel to developing and changing communication needs of its customers. Therefore, we actively pursue innovative technologies that can support these developments. Working with AirTies will enable us to deliver offerings that will correspond our customer expectations, while continuing to provide extensive and high quality communication services.”

AirTies CEO Bülent Çelebi said: “We are delighted to be working with TTNET to support them in bringing personalised services to their customers in Turkey. TTNET’s principles of providing pre and post-sales customer satisfaction and exceeding expectations fits with AirTies values and works in parallel to the developments in our technology. Working closely together we hope to add value to enable TTNET to further extend broadband internet usage around the country and contribute Turkey to become an information society.”