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Allo Communications Launches New IPTV Services Using 180SQUARED v.Allegro Solution Set


Allo’s New Fiber TV Service Available to Customers in Western Nebraska

Pleasanton, Calif. & Scottsbluff, Neb. – August 18, 2010 – Today, Allo Communications unveiled their new Fiber TV service to customers throughout western Nebraska. Fiber TV utilizes Allo’s substantial bandwidth advantage by delivering the video signal through fiber. Allo Communications customers will receive an unparalleled IPTV experience with 74 HD channels, remote DVR, on-screen CallerID, and integration with voice and internet.

Allo Communications’ IPTV network utilizes Microsoft® Mediaroom™ and is managed and integrated using 180SQUARED’s v.Allegro solution set comprised of powerful integration, management, and user experience software and the expert services required to rapidly plan, deploy, and manage a complete IPTV implementation.

The v.Allegro solution set consists of v.Orchestra products and services, including:
o v.Orchestrator Launch Services ensure service providers receive the essential support to plan, architect, integrate, and launch their IPTV solution.
o v.Maestro IPTV Middleware Integration & Management Platform that provides the critical entry point into a complex IPTV Middleware implementation in order to manage, integrate, and police multiple, disparate B/OSS systems and 3rd party applications
o v.Harmonizer Device Provisioning Module, which provides multiple methods of Set-Top Box (STB) device activation and provisioning.
o v.Harmonizer Billing Adapter Module that enables the required extraction and auditing of billing events from the IPTV Middleware to the billing systems in the formats that the systems require.
o v.Crescendo Caller ID Application that arms service providers with a competitive Caller ID solution, including on-screen capabilities, call logs and notification management to subscribers
o v.Crescendo Remote PVR Scheduler Application enables service providers to offer remote control PVR management from any device to the subscriber’s in-home PVR system.

“180SQUARED provided us with the expertise and tools, scaled to our market and operations, that enabled us to roll out our exciting new Fiber TV services to our customers,” said Jeff Kuenne, Executive Vice President at Allo Communications.

“We’re excited to work with Allo Communications to rapidly integrate their new network and launch services quickly,” said Amir Littman, co-founder and Vice President of Business Development at 180SQUARED. “Empowering service providers of all sizes with the right tools and expertise to expand their IPTV offerings is what we’re all about.”

About 180SQUARED, Inc.
180SQUARED combines unmatched expertise in IPTV with an extensible integration framework to maximize the profitability of IPTV services for service providers. The company’s v.Orchestra products, services, and solution sets simplify integration and deployment, reduce delivery and support costs, and maximize revenue potential with advanced functionality. Founded in 2006, 180SQUARED is headquartered in Pleasanton, California. For more information, visit

About Allo Communications
Allo Communications provides communication and entertainment services including local, long distance, internet, video (television) and equipment to Nebraska communities primarily in the (308) area code. Allo, headquartered in Imperial, Nebraska has deployed all-fiber networks in Scottsbluff, Gering, Alliance, and Ogallala, Nebraska.

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