Eagle Broadband Receives $1.6 Million MediaPro IP Set -top Box and Middleware Order From AllAccess Te
Fiber-to-the-User Provider and IPTVComplete Customer to Use Eagle's Advanced IP Set-Top Box Technology With Their IPTVComplete Turnkey Video Solution to Power AllAccess' Multi-State IPTV Rollout
HOUSTON - - September 28, 2005 - - Eagle Broadband, Inc. (AMEX:EAG), a leading provider of broadband, Internet protocol (IP) and communications technology and services, announced today that the company has received a $1.6 million order for Eagle's MediaPro IP set -top boxes and Minerva middleware from AllAccess Technologies to power their multi -state rollout of advanced video and entertainment services using Eagle's IPTVComplete video solution.
The order includes a mix of Eagle's MediaPro IP5000 standard and high definition set -top boxes with personal video recorder (PVR) technology and compact, low -cost IP3000SD, standard -definition models, Minerva's iTV Manager middleware as well as advanced encryption and conditional access software. AllAccess will use Eagle's set -top technology with their IPTVComplete video solution to provide a full range of basic, premium and high definition programming, video -on -demand and pay -per -view services delivered over AllAccess' state -of -the -art, fiber broadband networks to high -end multiple -dwelling units (MDUs) and master planned communities in a number of high -growth markets including Florida, Nevada, Texas, New York and New Jersey. This first MediaPro set -top box order will be used for AllAccess' IPTV rollout in Miami.
David Suarez, president of AllAccess Technologies commented, "Our residential customers expect the highest quality entertainment services with flexible, robust programming choices. After evaluating a number of solutions, we selected Eagle's MediaPro set -top boxes for our aggressive IPTV services rollout due to their proven reliability, rich feature set that meet a range of subscriber preferences, competitive pricing and support for leading middleware and content protection platforms. By partnering with Eagle Broadband, we have a single source for everything we need to profitably deliver competitive video services and an exceptional entertainment experience to our subscribers."
Eagle's MediaPro IP set -top box product line incorporates the most advanced technologies to deliver exceptional performance at industry -leading price points. Eagle's IP5000 and IP3000 platforms will enable AllAccess to deliver a range of high demand features and services including advanced home automation, concierge services as well as PVR services in both standard and high -definition formats.
"AllAccess' goal is to deliver a superior bundle of broadband, entertainment and communications services to their subscribers," said David Micek, president and CEO of Eagle Broadband. "We welcome the opportunity to support AllAccess' content, distribution, infrastructure and set -top box needs with IPTVComplete and our MediaPro IP set -top boxes. This order demonstrates the significant, incremental revenue opportunities for Eagle in the residential IPTV set -top box market. We look forward to helping AllAccess generate new services revenues from delivering the highest quality video services to their subscribers."
Eagle's advanced MediaPro IP set -top box product line delivers a full range of high quality, standard and/or high definition entertainment and information services that can generate higher margin revenues for telecom service providers, hotel and casino owners, hospitals, apartment/condominium owners, municipalities, real estate developers and schools. The MediaPro line features a highly reliable, full function computer with a very small footprint and an extremely quiet, guest -friendly, fan -less design that enables a host of on -demand applications including high -speed Internet access, streaming video, superior digital audio/music, video -on -demand, 3D gaming, video conferencing and more.
For additional information regarding Eagle Broadband's IPTVComplete™ or MediaPro IP set -top box solutions please call 800 -628 -3910 or 281 -538 -6000 or send an email to email@example.com.
About Eagle Broadband
Eagle Broadband is a leading provider of broadband, Internet Protocol (IP) and communications technology and services that create new revenue opportunities for broadband providers and enhance communications for government, military and enterprise customers. Eagle leverages years of proven experience delivering advanced, IP -based broadband bundled services to provide service provider partners with a way to deliver next generation entertainment, communications and security services to their subscribers. The company's product offerings include IPTVCompleteTM, the fastest, lowest cost way for broadband providers to deliver the most competitive IP video services; the MediaPro line of HDTV -ready IP set -top boxes that enable broadband providers and hotel operators to maximize revenues by delivering state -of -the -art, interactive entertainment services; and the SatMAXTM satellite communications system that provides government, military, homeland security and enterprise customers with reliable non -line -of -sight voice and data communications from any location on Earth. The company is headquartered in Houston, Texas. For more information, please visit www.eaglebroadband.com or call 281 -538 -6000. (EAGG)
Forward -looking statements in this release regarding Eagle Broadband, Inc., and AllAccess Technologies are made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Investors are cautioned that such forward -looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, including, without limitation, continued acceptance of the company's products, increased levels of competition, new products and technological changes, the company's dependence upon third -party suppliers, intellectual property rights, and other risks detailed from time to time in the company's periodic reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.