The award "Exorbitance of the Year", traditionally awarded by the Serbian Association of Managers, for the 2018 year of the SBB, was launched to launch a unique technological innovation in the region – EON smart boxing.
EON has launched a brand new television era in the form of an integrated platform that connects television content to digital services and applications from Android TV, converting each TV to Smart TV.
This concept allows users to view channels from the SBB offer on their TV, use all the advanced features of EON and Android services such as You Tube, Google Play Music and Google Play Games to download and play games, as well as thousands of other applications using the Google Play Store.
"After the CSI Award for the best TV platform, won by our engineers and technology specialists from United Cloud and the Red Dot Award for innovative design of the remote control, I am very happy to be part of the SBB team for the first time. is a great recognition for the work of us all in the SBB and United Group so far, but also the motivation to further innovate our market, "said SBB General Manager Aleksandar Seratlic after the award ceremony.
He added that users have perfectly embraced EON smart boxing.
"This is confirmed by the enormous demand for boxers, without which we even stayed and ordered two new quotas," Seratlic added.
The "Lapse of the Year" award is only awarded when a company is reached that represents a breakthrough in comparison with standard business practices, including exceptional innovation and special business projects.
The vision of SBB and United Group has put 70 software engineers and technology specialists from all over the region to work in United Cloud, the regional research and development center of United Group. With EON smart boxing, the United Cloud engineers also designed a new remote control with bluetooth and voice-controlled search. Users can scroll anywhere and change the channel or simply search with voice commands for the content they want to view.
After setting HD as standard, SBB with EON was the first in the country to deliver a 4k resolution – the most modern and high-quality TV tracking technology that offers four times the standard HD technology. EON offers the same experience on all devices, which means that users can, for example, watch a video from the Video Club. on the phone and on the TV.