ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - June 08, 2015) - ESCO Technologies, LLC (ESCO), one of the largest triple play service providers to the assisted living facility market, has chosen Conklin-Intracom's fs|cdn® integrated IPTV middleware solution to deliver linear video, On-Demand video, Network DVR and other on screen value added services.
"We selected fs|cdn for its stability, advanced features, and the ability to modify the look and feel of the interface to be more applicable to the assisted living population," said Jerry Grove, President & CEO of ESCO. Mr. Grove added, "Conklin-Intracom has provided consistent, effective support as we have moved through the implementation process. The network DVR functionality provided by the cdn|UMS (Universal Multimedia Server) will allow ESCO to provide advanced features on very low cost STB providing significant capital cost savings."
ESCO expects to deploy fs|cdn to over 70 facilities and many thousand video customers over the next two years using fs|cdn to differentiate their video service over satellite based competitors.
"All of us at Conklin-Intracom are excited about the relationship we have embarked upon with ESCO," added Michael Agostinelli, VP of Sales and Marketing for Conklin-Intracom. "Our success with fs|cdn is built on its broad range of innovative features and our commitment to our customers' commercial success. We are looking forward to working with ESCO as they introduce IPTV video services and continue to grow their business with the new capabilities and features enabled by fs|cdn."
About ESCO Technologies, LLC
Since 2003 ESCO Technologies, LLC has been the nation's exclusive provider of an integrated suite of Wholesale Communications and Entertainment Solutions for the Senior Living Industry through its award winning CareConnect Managed Services Program. It includes Emergency Response, Resort Style Telephone, High Speed Internet, and InteracTV. Residents and the staff that care for them are supported by ESCO's incomparable senior specific customer support. This innovative program saves money for the community's residents while generating income streams for the community.
Conklin-Intracom, in business since 1957, provides customers with innovative products and services including its fs|cdn IPTV & multiscreen/OTT content delivery solution. Conklin-Intracom's cdn|foundation™ IPTV middleware and conditional access delivers linear and On-Demand, Whole Home and Network DVR, Restart TV, email, OTT and interactive services in a single integrated seamless solution. Conklin-Intracom's cdn|Anywhere™ product lets subscribers watch TV on their smartphone or tablet or turn their smartphone or tablet into an intelligent IPTV remote, transforming their TV into a connected TV experience. Conklin-Intracom is a fully owned subsidiary of the Intracom Telecom Group, a global telecommunications systems provider. For more information visit www.conklin-intracom.com.