Middleware and Conditional Access

cdn|foundation is award-winning platform allowing subscribers to:

  • Browse programming with a highly customizable EPG
  • Encrypt channels
  • Control purchase transactions and parental controls with a PIN
  • Manage linear and basic on-demand services
  • Provide on-screen help at the press of a button
  • and much, much more

For Subscribers

Custom EPGs
Flexibility to choose how the EPG will appear on screens – such as Frame or Ribbon EPG styles and different color schemes.
Whole Screen or Thumbnail EPG
Toggle between seeing the EPG on top of the video feed or as a full page with a thumbnail video of the current program on the upper left corner of the screen.
Whole Home DVR
Record a show in one room and watch in any other.
Mosaic Channels
Create Mosaic channels comprised of thumbnails of specialty channels, such as, sports, news and special events.
Parental Controls
Use PIN settings to enforce viewing restrictions based on MPAA classifications.
Web Interface
Allow subscribers to log into their account and remotely manage their set-top boxes.
On Screen Quick Guide
On screen remote help.
On Screen Purchase
Purchase new subscriptions and VOD through the TV with on screen account management.
Telephony Support
Support for Caller ID Call Records. Plus, additional Metaswitch features.

For Service Providers

Custom EPGs

Create multiple ‘skins,’ branded with your company logo, custom icons and menu. Support up to 9 languages at a time.

Encryption (cdn|CA)
Streamline implementation and day-to-day operations with our optional, integrated, encryption system. Support for 3rd party CA systems is also available.
Same Look and Feel over QAM and IP
Provide the same user experience no matter what is used to deliver service – whether it is QAM, IP or a hybrid network.
Multiple Channel Line-Ups
Set up multiple channel line-ups; Reuse channel numbers, Create business and residential line-ups, Create customer segment specific line-ups
Customized Searches
Set up ‘one touch’ searches for programs using metadata keywords like genre or category. These searches and keywords can be modified at anytime by the service provider. The service provider can set up as many custom searches as they desire using genre, categories and timeframes.
Unlimited, Management Profiles
Build multiple profiles to control what functions your staff can access and change based on individual user-names and passwords.
Remote Troubleshooting
Web interface to remotely control and manage subscriber’s set-top boxes; Monitor set-top boxes, Get configuration information, Gather data for troubleshooting, Reboot the STB, Set-up debugging
cdn|foundation is integrated with most billing management systems. Full API documentation is available, as well as access to a dedicated billing integration team.