Tandberg strikes interactive gold

December 2005
CED;Dec2005, Vol. 31 Issue 13, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports that Tandberg Television has signed a deal to acquire GoldPocket Interactive Inc. in a cash and stock transaction valued at $78.5 million. GoldPocket develops and markets iTV software creation and management platforms for service operators and content providers. It is believed that the acquisition will shore up Tandberg's iTV software and technology portfolio, and establish it with television programmers and other content providers. Last year, the company purchased a company specializing in video-on-demand backoffice software for $118 million.


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