Summit Broadband Brings New TV Experience To Customers

ORLANDO, FL, (October 15, 2015) – Summit Broadband, a premier provider of high-speed internet, telephone, and cable TV service to select communities in southwest and central Florida, is pleased to announce the introduction of new equipment and technology that further increases an already expansive lineup of programming, as well as making it easier for customers to be engaged with programming in real time.

Rovi Corporation’s new Passport Guide HD and Rovi’s new i-Guide HD interactive program guide, allow Summit Broadband to offer even more programming and channels to customers than ever before, while enhancing the user experience for customers who use DVR and VOD (video-on-demand) services. This new equipment also allows customers to be more engaged with the programming offered by ensuring they are viewing programs in the highest resolution possible, all while easing search and navigation within the on-screen guide.

“Rovi’s history in delivering proven guide technologies are a natural fit for Summit Broadband as we continue to shape the entertainment viewing experience in the homes of our subscribers,” said Mark Lipford, COO, Summit Broadband. “Our customers will enjoy using the advanced features offered by Rovi’s Passport Guide HD such as its streamlined HD interface, intuitive design, and robust discovery capabilities.”

“As more entertainment options become available to consumers, service providers like Summit Broadband look to Rovi to help them differentiate offerings with high-quality solutions in order to remain competitive,” said Sarah Gaeta, vice president and general manager, guides products, Rovi. “Rovi continues to evolve our renowned interactive program guide to arm our customers with the advanced capabilities to deliver the best entertainment discovery experience to millions of households.”

Customers who are interested in finding out more information about the new technology available can contact Summit Broadband’s 24-hour, seven-day-a-week customer service line at (888) 996-4682.

About Summit Broadband  Summit Broadband is a telecommunications service provider, delivering gigabit internet, cable TV, data transport and voice services to commercial and residential customers throughout Southwest Florida and Central Florida utilizing fiber-to-the-home and fiber-to-the-business solutions.

About Rovi Corporation  Rovi is leading the way to a more personalized entertainment experience. The company’s pioneering guides, metadata and recommendations continue to drive program search and navigation on millions of devices across the globe. With a new generation of cloud-based discovery capabilities and emerging solutions for interactive advertising and audience analytics, Rovi is enabling premier brands worldwide to increase their reach, drive consumer satisfaction and create a better entertainment experience across multiple screens. Rovi holds over 5,000 issued or pending patents worldwide and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California. Discover more about Rovi at Rovicorp.com.

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