Corpus Media labs, Inc a media solutions arm of Corpus group of companies is pleased to announce the acquisition of PQ Engineering, Inc. The acquisition was final as of April 1st, 2010. Ray Roybal, the President and CEO of PQ Engineering, Inc and his team started the company in 2008 primarily focusing on Test, System Integration and Customer Support.
Corpus Media labs, Inc is a subsidiary of Corpus group of Companies with competencies in interactivity, application development and media solutions. Sachin Tummala, Group chairman, Corpus group of companies commented that the combined forces of both the companies will allow expanding our expertise and providing our cable and satellite customers with a broad range of solutions as well as consulting personnel. Ray will be the Executive Vice President of Americas and will be in charge of the cable and satellite business unit based out of Denver, CO. Charles Little, formally Vice President of Conax North America will lead the Sales effort as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing, cable & satellite division..
"PQ Engineering, inc. brings to Corpus very skilled digital video consulting group with significant CableLabs® experience and partnership leveraging expertise in head end solutions, system integration/rollout, and next-generation set-top box development and testing. PQE’s highly trained, experienced engineering staff provides world-class support services to MSOs, hardware manufacturers, applications developers, content providers, and services companies around the globe.
Corpus has extended it's services to Africa by providing technology solutions consulting to MultiChoice in South Africa. Corpus and MultiChoice Africa have signed a multimillion multiyear partnership. Corpus would provide consultancy services for the various areas of broadcasting domain like systems requirements study, architecture, embedded STB development and integration, testing and interactive TV application design, development and testing. Corpus managed to win the deal based on its vast experience and expertise including its long standing relationship with MultiChoice Africa.
MultiChoice Africa, provides premium digital media entertainment, content and services to multiple devices which includes Pay TV subscriber services to over 2.4 million customers. MultiChoice also owns M-Net/SuperSport which deliver premium thematic channels and exclusive content to the growing number of subscribers.
MultiChoice is one of the outstanding examples of a pioneering South African company, owned by Naspers, an international player providing entertainment, technology and e-commerce services