Technology

EGT Gets NCTC Nod

2/09/2005 4:18 AM Eastern

EGT Inc., which supplies cable operators with MPEG-2 (Moving Picture Expert Group) video-encoding equipment, said it has attained platinum-level designation from the National Cable Television Cooperative.

In related news, the NCTC is holding its annual conference in San Antonio next week, and ICTV Inc. said it will display its new “Starter Pack” for smaller operators.

The Starter Pack is based on ICTV's “HeadendWare” platform, and it allows operators to deploy interactive services. ICTV will showcase games such as “TvHead,” children's programming and localized news, sports, weather and movie guides.

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