With so many entertainment content options available, service providers are challenged with helping consumers navigate, manage and share the home and mobile entertainment experiences they seek. As a leader in home and mobile entertainment programming technology, Rovi's interactive program guides (IPGs) help Service Providers create a seamless, television-viewing experience for consumers to discover and connect to endless home entertainment programming content possibilities.
Increase customer satisfaction and enjoyment through cutting-edge search, discovery and recommendations application that simplifies access to cable entertainment services
TotalGuide™ Application for STBs provides an advanced user experience that enables subscribers to quickly see what's on their favorite channels; search; and browse by program, celebrities, cast and credits across video service offerings - from linear and On Demand to DVR.
White-label search and discovery application that extends and connects the video experience to tablets and smartphones
TotalGuide xD is a white-label search and discovery application that connects and extends the cable video experience from set-top boxes to multiple mobile screens, including tablets and smart phones. Designed for seamless operation with Rovi's i-Guide® and Passport® Guide, TotalGuide xD makes extensive use of Rovi Cloud Services, such as video and celebrity data, search and recommendations, user profile management, and advertising services. TotalGuide xD has the flexibility to connect to a variety of mobile video content sources, including pay TV subscriptions anytime, anywhere, as cable operators introduce these services.
Enhance the consumer experience and drive revenue with advanced multimedia features
Today's consumers expect streaming video in more places than ever before, and they also expect it to perform incredibly well. Rovi offers DivX® Plus Streaming in response to these demands. DivX Plus Streaming is an end-to-end solution for secure adaptive streaming for over-the-top content service providers that offers high quality video experiences on multiple platforms with advanced multimedia features that consumers love. Unlike other solutions, DivX Plus Streaming is feature-rich yet lightweight, so it can be scaled across a range of CE devices easily and inexpensively.
Discover, manage and enjoy digital media across multiple platforms and devices
Rovi Data Service provides one of the world's largest collections of entertainment metadata available, offering a comprehensive catalog of high- quality editorial, descriptions and rich images—all optimized for multiple platforms. CE Manufacturers, service providers, developers and online retailers and portals can easily integrate Rovi Data Service to differentiate their products and encourage continuous content discovery and consumption by consumers. With Rovi Data Service, you have immediate access to extensive content to create a unique, engaging experience that helps consumers better discover and enjoy entertainment media.
Drive sales and consumption with advanced media search capabilities
Rovi Search Service allows CE Manufacturers, service providers and developers to differentiate their offerings, drive consumption and revenues by enabling better search and discovery interactions for consumers across multiple platforms and media types. Rovi's Essential and Advanced Search Services combine powerful search algorithms, quality reviews by media analysts and extensive catalogs of entertainment metadata—providing the most accurate and relevant search results.
Differentiate offerings and drive consumption with relevant music, movie and TV recommendations.
Rovi Recommendations Service can help you capture and keep the attention of consumers with music, movie and TV recommendations that enable them to discover content and personalize their experiences across multiple devices. Our music, movie and TV recommendation engine blends powerful algorithms, an unparalleled entertainment database and quality reviews by media analysts to help ensure high quality and provide fast, accurate results.
Drive revenue by integrating advanced advertising into applications.
We’ve entered into a new era in entertainment, that of the “always-connected consumer,” which has brought with it a significant advertising revenue opportunity across platforms and devices. Rovi Advertising Service enables application developers to create new and recurring revenue streams by integrating advertising into their applications and user experiences.
Incorporate comprehensive and engaging sports, celebrity, movie and TV data, imagery and rich media into your offerings with greater ease
The leading database for international TV, movie and celebrity metadata, Rovi Video provides standardized, structured data on more than 5 million programs, including theatrical, DVD and Blu-ray releases. With 14-day advance TV listings and channel lineups for interactive program guides, deeply descriptive editorial information, and premium imagery plus interactive features that keep consumers engaged, Rovi Video can help you differentiate your products and encourage continuous discovery to drive consumption and sales.
Discover, manage and enjoy digital music across multiple platforms and devices
Today, consumers expect complete control of their music – immediate access to the songs that match their mood, suggestions for albums they might like, and easy access to information, images, audio samples and music videos for the artist performing now. They enjoy the discovery experience itself – and they demand seamless media delivery and integration with their digital entertainment lifestyles. With Rovi Music, consumers can gain all of this and more.
Gaming metadata that drives consumer engagement and purchasing
Rovi's Games Data is one of the most comprehensive video games database. Our video games database service provides comprehensive information on more than 65,000 video games and includes detailed video games descriptions, genre and style classifications, in-depth editorial reviews, video game cover images and screen shots, themes, trailers, accessory support and relevant links to similar video games.
Incorporate comprehensive, descriptive books data into your offerings with ease
Rovi's Books Data is one of the largest metadata repositories of books information. Covering over 8 million in-print and out of print book titles, our books metadata service enables businesses to increase revenue on books and related products, to drive consumers to internet and social networking sites, and to sustain customer loyalty through value-add services.
Delivering new DVR features and expanded search capabilities
Rovi's i-Guide™ provides an intuitive interactive digital cable TV program guide solution that combines fast, easy-to-use navigation with advanced interactive digital cable TV guide features, allowing service providers to enable digital cable TV subscribers to quickly and easily find and record the TV programs they want to watch.
Delivering multiroom DVR, enhanced search, and other advanced capabilities
Rovi's Passport® Guide provides an advanced interactive program guide (IPG) for DVR and non DVR-enabled, digital cable TV set-tops. This digital cable TV guide fully supports analog, digital, and HD broadcast signals as well as integration with third-party applications.
Interactive program guide for Digital Terminal Adapters (DTA) in the all-digital home
As cable operators continue to introduce high definition channels and plan for future services, placing Digital Terminal Adapters in cable homes has become an important step to efficiently allocate bandwidth. To ease this transition and enhance the experience for consumers, we offer Rovi DTA Guide™.
Deliver targeted, Internet-based content to consumers on TV, through your TV guide
Rovi ETV/EBIF™ Solution and Applications can help service providers bring Internet-based content to consumers on TV, through the TV guide. Powered by FourthWall Media™, Rovi ETV/EBIF™ Solution leverages the EBIF standard, enabling you to connect Internet content to TV set-top boxes and then tightly integrate the Internet content with the TV guide. Bundled applications, including News, Finance, Weather, Sports, eBay® on TV, and Yellow Pages® on TV, make it easy for you to get started.