Rovi TotalGuide Solution Debuts in Pace Set-Top Boxes

Implementation Streamlines Launch of Advanced Discovery Capabilities

BOSTON, May 21, 2012 (THE CABLE SHOW -- Booth:

1133) -- Continuing to help cable TV providers introduce their customers to
next generation discovery, Rovi Corporation (Nasdaq:ROVI) today announced it
has launched its Rovi TotalGuide Solution for Pace's
(LSE:PIC) 'Dallas' HD-DVR Set-top box (STB). The implementation on Dallas
HD-DVRs will feature additional enhancements to TotalGuide -- further
integration of Rovi's signature recommendations technology and six degrees
discovery -- to deliver a more personalized experience. The product will
provide service providers with the opportunity to work with Rovi and Pace to
quickly deploy the TotalGuide solution on their current infrastructure, and
enable subscribers to enjoy a simplified, yet effective, discovery
experience.

In addition, Rovi will demonstrate pre-porting of TotalGuide onto Pace's XG1
Multi-tuner Video Gateway at The Cable Show. These latest developments are
proof-points of the continued effort between Pace and Rovi, following the
joint collaboration announced in December 2011, to launch solutions that
bring advanced discovery capability to subscriber homes today, and further
the development of next generation cable ready devices capable of delivering
advanced video services.

Tim O'Loughlin, President of Pace Americas, stated, "Solutions combining
traditional TV, IP-based video and applications are rapidly becoming a
necessity for operators to remain competitive. We greatly value working with
progressive companies such as Rovi and are excited our partnership will
enable the roll out of innovative services incorporating the very latest
technology."

"Our TotalGuide strategy is to create a path that makes it easier for our
customers to launch a better discovery experience in existing and advanced
set-top boxes," said Corey Ferengul, EVP of product management and strategy
at Rovi. "We're working with leaders in the industry, like Pace, to make it
easy for service providers to bring a new generation of consumer experiences
to market."

The Rovi TotalGuide Solution for Service Providers is a broad portfolio of
technology that includes advanced discovery, video delivery and advertising
capabilities for in-market STBs, next generation cable boxes, tablets and
mobile devices.

About Rovi Corporation

Rovi Corporation is focused on revolutionizing the digital entertainment
landscape by delivering solutions that enable consumers to intuitively
connect to new entertainment from many sources and locations. The company
also provides extensive entertainment discovery solutions for television,
movies, music and photos to its customers in the consumer electronics, cable
and satellite, entertainment and online distribution markets. These
solutions, complemented by industry leading entertainment data, create the
connections between people and technology, and enable them to discover and
manage entertainment in an enjoyable form.

Rovi holds over 5,100 issued or pending patents worldwide and is
headquartered in Santa Clara, California, with numerous offices across the
United States and around the world including Japan, China, Luxembourg, and
the United Kingdom. More information about Rovi can be found at
http://www.rovicorp.com/.

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