Omantel opts for ARRIS set-top boxes

Sunday, April 24th, 2016
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Omantel Opts for ARRIS Set-Tops for Omantel TV+ Service

SUWANEE, Ga. — Omantel, the sultanate’s leading telecommunications provider selected ARRIS VIP2262v2 DVR set-tops from ARRIS International plc (NASDAQ: ARRS) to deliver DVR capabilities and on-demand HD content for its new Omantel TV+ service.

Omantel subscribers will use the ARRIS set-tops to access more than 450 TV channels over their broadband connection and enjoy the ability to record, pause and rewind their favorite shows.

“Service providers like Omantel are turning to ARRIS to diversify and scale their businesses through new entertainment services,” said Steve McCaffery, Managing Director of International Sales and Business Operations for ARRIS’s International Business Operations Group. “Our global leadership in IPTV enables us to provide a combination of solutions and expertise to meet the specific demands of local markets and subscribers. We look forward to our continued collaboration with Omantel on their exciting promotion.”

With its IPTV market leadership and world-class supply chain which provides scale, flexibility and optimized product delivery, ARRIS offers strategic advantage to service providers like Omantel.

“We chose to work with ARRIS to ensure the smooth introduction of our state-of-the-art Omantel TV+ IPTV service. ARRIS’s world-class technology and expertise give us the ability to continually evolve our entertainment services and anticipate the needs of our growing subscriber base,” said Ali Haded General Manager Marketing, Omantel Consumer Unit.