Information technology provider Xavient Information Systems said Tuesday it has expanded its relationship with EchoStar, a global provider of satellite and video delivery solutions.
Xavient has provided IT and engineering services to EchoStar since 2003 and over the last year has added development, support and testing platforms across various consumer level applications catering to the over-the-top (OTT) industry. Though Xavient’s OTT Lab, the firm tests the performance and functionality of the software in the growing number of platforms and mobile devices that deliver OTT programming to consumers. These devices include Apple TV, Microsoft Xbox One, and Samsung Galaxy Tablet, among others. SATS shares were up 0.1% in recent trade.