Tag Archive: IPTV

Amino acquires cloud-TV platform provider Booxmedia

Amino today announces that it has acquired Booxmedia, the Finland-based cloud TV platform provider, enabling the company to offer “TV everywhere” solutions to new market segments in OTT multiscreen TV. Industry analysts forecast major growth in TV viewing on mobile devices with predictions of a 13-fold increase over the next five years. Looking further ahead, …

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OTT Set-Top Boxes Will Overtake Telco IPTV Set-Top Box Shipments

Global shipments of over-the-top (OTT) set-top boxes (STBs) sold at retail — including Apple TV, Chromecast and Roku boxes — will overtake shipments of IPTV STBs used for pay TV services in 2015, according to a new report from IHS (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of critical information and insight. This year, 31 million …

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Ericsson broadens TV and media leadership with new solutions extending to new markets

Ericsson has accelerated efforts and investments to further extend its television and media leadership in the Pay TV space. As part of this effort, Ericsson announced a number of solutions that deliver new television experiences for consumers while providing operators with the tools to increase revenue, build customer loyalty and drive new business. Ericsson is …

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VITEC Enhances its Family of Professional-Grade Optibase Portable IPTV Appliances

VITEC announced the introduction of two new portable Optibase IPTV appliances – the MGW Nano Encoder and the MGW Micro Premium Decoder. VITEC will showcase the new products at the IBC Show in Hall 7, #J31 from September 7 to 11 in the Amsterdam RAI convention center. VITEC’s Optibase MGW Nano is an industrial-grade, small …

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Harmonic Video Processing Powers New Mediaroom-Based IPTV Service

Harmonic announces that Palmetto Rural Telephone Cooperative of Walterboro, S.C., has selected the Harmonic ProStream 1000 with ACE high-density, real-time transcoder to power HD and SD video for its 290-channel IPTV service, based on the Microsoft Mediaroom platform. The ProStream 1000 with ACE “any-to-any, any-to-many” real-time transcoding solution provides PRTC with Microsoft picture-in-picture capability and …

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Verimatrix Secures IPTV Services for PTK in Kosovo

Verimatrix announced that its Verimatrix Video Content Authority System for IPTV has been deployed on the Post and Telecommunications of Kosovo J.S.C. network. As the global number one in IPTV content protection, VCAS for IPTV enables the secure delivery of live, on-demand and interactive video services, as well as offering a solid upgrade platform that …

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SGT Acquires Vivesta

SGT announced that on February 15, 2011, it acquired Vivesta, a Netherlands-located specialist for workflow-based media solutions for TV, VOD, IPTV, and mobile TV services. Vivesta´s product line MediaFlow, for Media Asset Management, Playout Automation and VOD solutions, will continue to evolve and be supported. The main strategic direction of development for SGT in the …

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