Our team of highly skilled technicians is dedicated to meeting the diverse development and validation needs of the media market. With extensive expertise in all forms of television signal transmission, including linear and Over the Top Television (OTT), we specialize in broadcast, broadband, and hybrid transmission. Our areas of expertise include:
Validation: The Quality Assurance team at Kineton conducts rigorous validation and certification of applications, whether developed in-house or by third-party vendors, across all types of devices. This ensures that all project requirements, established during the analysis phase, have been met, and a quality certificate can be issued with confidence
Development: The development team at Kineton specializes in creating applications for various TV media platforms, including SmartTVs, smartphones, Set-Top Box (STB), OTT, and infotainment. They utilize the latest technologies and employ in-house frameworks to ensure rapid application development and meet customer requirements. This allows Kineton to offer short time-to-market solutions for its clients.
Tivù: Kineton is the unique and official laboratory for Tivù, which releases the quality certifications for SmartTVs, STBs, and CAM devices, at a national level. The tests performed, designed to validate the quality standard, certify the functioning of the Device Under Testing (DUT) both in terms of hardware on the reception of the DTT and/or SAT signal and software on the HbbTV (Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV) component. The team follows all the certification phases, supporting the producer from the pre-certification phase, through the certification and up to the post-certification.
HbbTV: Kineton is a recognized member of the HbbTV (Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV) Association and is one of six worldwide test centers officially recognized by the association. This membership allows Kineton’s team to focus on the development and validation of applications that can provide viewers with an enhanced and engaging interactive experience, keeping up with the latest industry standards.
DVB-I: Kineton is a member of the Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB) community, which is a set of open and globally recognized standards for the development and dissemination of digital television. Kineton’s team actively participates in DVB’s working group to define requirements, and has developed applications that support the new DVB-I standard for Smart TVs, smartphones, and infotainment systems.
TV Geolocation: Kineton has been continuously enhancing its proprietary algorithms on its platforms to provide improved results for HbbTV services. The team is currently adding new features to further enhance the precision of the results to around ten kilometers, with detailed information on the municipality. With encouraging results, Kineton is experimenting with sophisticated algorithms to improve the user experience and provide a more reliable tool for content targeting. The goal is to achieve precision that benefits both viewers and content providers, delivering an engaging and personalized experience to the viewers.