SOURCE: TiVo Inc.

TiVo Inc.

TiVo Inc.

September 09, 2014 09:11 ET

TiVo and Armstrong Partner to Deliver Advanced, Whole-Home and Multi-Screen Viewing Experience to Cable Subscribers

Armstrong to Offer TiVo as Its Exclusive Advanced Television Solution for Subscribers Throughout Footprint

SAN JOSE, CA and BUTLER, PA--(Marketwired - Sep 9, 2014) - TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in the advanced television entertainment market, and Armstrong Utilities, Inc., a Pennsylvania-based telecommunications provider, today announced that Armstrong has selected TiVo as its advanced television solution for delivery of a multi-screen, seamlessly-combined linear, recorded, over the top, and video on demand TV experience. 

The full collection of TiVo-powered whole-home products and services will allow Armstrong to deliver a consistent "TV Everywhere" experience to its subscribers -- spanning TiVo's cloud-based service, the Pace MG1 whole-home gateway DVR and Pace MI3 IP STB client and TiVo Stream, as well as on TiVo's iOS and Android mobile applications.

Jeff Ross, President, Armstrong, said, "We have always been committed to providing our customers with the best television experience possible. Our decision to offer TiVo-powered solutions so they can get the content they want on any screen, wherever they are, is representative of that commitment. We are thrilled to partner with TiVo and eager to begin offering customers the customizable, next generation service that they demand."

Thomas Elam, TiVo's Vice President and General Manager of its US Service Provider Business, said, "Our partnership with Armstrong is a perfect example of how mid-size operators are increasingly looking to TiVo to deliver a proven, advanced, cost-efficient and quickly-deployable television solution to help them meet changing viewing habits and stay competitive in the communities they serve. We are confident that Armstrong's new offerings powered by TiVo will be a hit with subscribers."

TiVo and Armstrong plan on an early 2015 launch of the co-branded products as part of Armstrong's bundled services offered primarily to residential and businesses subscribers across Pennsylvania.

About Armstrong
Armstrong provides television, high-speed Internet and telephone service to customers in Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky and Maryland, and is America's 14th largest cable television provider*.
*Kagan Media, 2013

About TiVo
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO) is a global leader in next-generation television services and innovative cloud-based Software-as-a-Service solutions that enable viewers to consume content across all screens in and out-of-the home. The TiVo experience provides an all-in-one approach for navigating the 'content chaos' by seamlessly combining live, recorded, on-demand and over-the-top television into one intuitive user interface with simple universal search, discovery, viewing and recording from any device, creating the ultimate viewing experience. TiVo products and services are available at retail or through a growing number of pay-TV operators world-wide. TiVo's multiple subsidiary companies provide cable operators, content providers and the broader television industry and consumer electronics manufacturers, a cloud-based video discovery and recommendation option, interactive advertising solutions and audience research and measurement services. More information at: www.TiVo.com.

TiVo and TiVo logo are registered trademarks of TiVo Inc. and its subsidiaries worldwide.

This release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements relate to, among other things, the future functionality, distribution, and availability of various TiVo products and services from Armstrong Utilities, Inc. in early 2015. Forward-looking statements generally can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as, "believe," "expect," "may," "will," "intend," "estimate," "continue," or similar expressions or the negative of those terms or expressions. Such statements involve risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to vary materially from those expressed in or indicated by the forward-looking statements. Factors that may cause actual results to differ materially include delays in development, competitive service offerings and lack of market acceptance, as well as the other potential factors described under "Risk Factors" in the Company's public reports filed with the Securities and Exchange, including the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2014, Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q for the periods ended April 30, 2014 and July 31, 2014, and Current Reports on Form 8-K. The Company cautions you not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, which reflect an analysis only and speak only as of the date hereof. TiVo disclaims any obligation to update these forward-looking statements.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Angel Badagliacco
    TiVo Inc.
    (408) 313-5358

    David Wittmann
    Armstrong
    (724) 283-0925