Next Generation Interactive Experience. Steve Allinson. tru2way ™ is a trademark of Cable Television Laboratories, Inc. Tru2way Benefits. Uniformity: same interactive guide experience regardless of device manufacturer
tru2way™ is a trademark of Cable Television Laboratories, Inc.
CableLabs OCAP / tru2way
DVB Globally Executable MHP (GEM)
Sun Java (VM, IO, AWT, JMF, Java TV, etc)
Tru2way Device Architecture (Comcast Solution)
TVA3.1 (C )
OCAP Stack & JVM
OS and Drivers
OS and Drivers
1. Bundled with the Monitor App
2. 2nd phase of tru2way planned for 1H 2010
3. Retail and leased manufacturer apps differ
OpenCable Host 2.x
Agreement Between 6 Largest Cable Companies and Consumer Electronics Companies
1.1 Retail sales representative pitches customer on Tru2Way.
Retail sales representative
uses kiosk to:
2.1 Verify serviceability.
2.2 Select Tru2Way option
with Comcast or Retail Tech installation.
2.3 Submit order via G2B
to National Call Center.
3.1 Customer receives order confirmation and instructions for next steps.
3.2 If applicable, customer schedules installation with Retail Tech.
4.1 National Call Center receives G2B order and performs order validation.
4.2 National Call Center performs credit validation and adds tru2way services.
8.1 TV tunes to Channel 1 upon activation completion.
9.1 Customer mounts TV on wall.
7.1 If required, MCard firmware downloaded.
7.2 If required TV Firmware downloaded.
7.3 OCAP Stack & Aspen Applications downloaded.