Motorola Buying Maker of IP Boxes in Sweden

Brown, Karen
January 2006
Multichannel News;1/23/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p33
The article reports on the plan of Motorola Inc. to acquire Sweden-based Kreatel Communications AB, manufacturer of digital set-top boxes for television delivered via Internet protocol. Among the European customers of Kreatel are Telefonica S. A. and TeliaSonera. The move will give Motorola an Internet protocol television set-top box that runs on the Linux operating system. The products of Kreatel can be used in copper or fiber telephone networks to deliver video programming.


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