While a group of 16 companies came together initially as sponsors, and contributed time, resources and expertise to the formation of the new organization, these companies are merely the first members of the ATV Forum.
ExtendMedia: "For content producers like ExtendMedia, the ATV Forum provides an opportunity to collaborate with like-minded companies to further the development of the interactive television industry," said Rob Martell, Chief Technology Officer.
Intel is excited to be a part of the ATV Forum to accelerate the deployment of enhanced DTV content based on the ATVEF specification for PCs and all platforms.
The ATV Forum will leverage the work of participating sponsors to make enhanced television content a reality by providing a standard platform to all members of the content creation and distribution industry.
Lysis: "Lysis is very pleased to have been active in the formation of the ATV Forum.