Strategic Global Collaboration to Broaden Altice's Leadership in Connected Home

Global telecommunications company Altice has expanded its partnership with ARRIS International, plc (NASDAQ: ARRS) to deploy next-generation 4K HDR set-tops across its global footprint, in the US and Europe, starting in 2018, the company said.

The multinational deployment represents a growing global partnership between ARRIS and Altice, combining ARRIS´s video expertise with Altice´s vision for delivering the next-generation entertainment to its subscribers around the world. Altice-owned Portugal Telecom selected ARRIS´s set-tops to deliver its MEO 4K TV service across Portugal.

And Altice and ARRIS collaborate to deploy ARRIS´s E6000â„¢ Converged Edge Router in France, the US, and the Dominican Republic to enable new Gigabit services.

Founded by telecom entrepreneur, Patrick Drahi, Altice is a multinational cable, fiber, telecommunications, contents and media company with presence in four regions -Western Europe (comprising France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Portugal and Switzerland), the United States, Israel, and the Overseas Territories (currently comprising the French Caribbean, the Indian Ocean regions and the Dominican Republic).

Altice provides very high speed based services (high quality pay television, fast broadband Internet and fixed line telephony) and, in certain countries, mobile telephony services to residential and corporate customers.

Altice is also active in the media space with a portfolio of channels (News, Sports, Lifestyle…) as well as a provider of Premium contents on nonlinear platforms; it also produces its own original contents (Series, Movies…).

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