News
The Africa Channel taps Simplestream for global SVOD service Demand Africa Posted: 04/06/2020
The Africa Channel taps Simplestream for global SVOD service Demand Africa

Simplestream, the leader in live, live-2-VOD and on-demand OTT services, announced today that it’s award-winning end-to-end App Platform has been selected by The Africa Channel, a major US channel operator, to launch a revamped Demand Africa (SVOD) service to complement their existing channels in the US.

 

Tags: OTT | Simplestream | Demand Africa | On Demand | Digital | Distribution | Localisation
Submitted by Simplestream
More from this author
NINETNINE and Samira TV Launch Original Cooking Show with top French-Arab Influencers Posted: 10/02/2020
NINETNINE and Samira TV Launch Original Cooking Show with top French-Arab Influencers

NINETNINE, the leading content provider to Cable and OTT platforms, has partnered with Samira TV, an Arabic channel available in Middle-East, North Africa and France, which specializes in cooking TV shows focusing on local cuisine. The two companies have produced the first French-Arab TV show, ‘Ezawj Errahal’ presented by French travel and food social media influencers Salim and Linda, known as “the traveling lovers” (Les Amoureux Voyageurs).

The 13-episode series launches on 14th February on Samira TV and will also be available on-demand and via OTT on Le Bouquet Maghreb, the leading Arabic TV package in France. The unique format will deliver an exciting, new TV cooking concept that will take viewers on a culinary trip around the world, allowing them to learn simple, original and mouthwatering recipes created by Salim and Linda while on their adventures.

Salim and Linda were the winners of the French popular TV competition format Pékin Express, which aired on M6 and attracted multi-million daily viewers. They became social media superstars and decided to travel the globe to meet people, discover new cultures and share their stories.

Tags: Cooking show | content | unique content | Samira TV | NINETNINE | cable | OTT | on-demand | French | Arabic | North Africa | Middle East | social influencers | Salim | Linda | TV | cooking | travel show
Submitted by Jump PR Ltd
More from this author
Globecast promotes 18-year company veteran Shakunt Malhotra to Managing Director, Asia Posted: 26/09/2019
Globecast promotes 18-year company veteran Shakunt Malhotra to Managing Director, Asia
Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, announces it has promoted 18-year company veteran Shakunt Malhotra to Managing Director, Asia, effective immediately. In his new role, he will spearhead operations across Asia and manage four key areas of focus: teleport services, media management services, channel operations and engineering and new technologies.
Tags: Media Management | content distribution | TV Everywhere | video on demand | VOD | Asia
Submitted by Jump PR
More from this author
Mediability expands customer offering with new Graphics Workflow division Posted: 12/09/2019
Mediability expands customer offering with new Graphics Workflow division

Mediability, Scandinavia’s largest professional equipment provider and systems integrator, has launched a new Graphics Workflow division to help customers implement their end-to-end graphics and branding projects. As part of the initiative, the company has also announced a new partnership with Singular.Live, and is now its primary partner in the Nordics for Singular.Live’s portfolio of interactive on-stream, on-device and on-demand graphic overlay products.

Tags: Mediability | Scandinavia | systems integrator | Graphics Workflow | interactive | on-stream | on-device | on-demand | Vizrt | Caspar CG | broadcast | IBC 2019 | IBC 2019
Submitted by RLYL
More from this author
Insys Video Technologies to Unveil New Cloud Media Recording Solution and Expanded OTT Platform at IBC2019 Posted: 22/08/2019
Insys Video Technologies to Unveil New Cloud Media Recording Solution and Expanded OTT Platform at IBC2019

Over-the-top (OTT) video solutions innovator Insys Video Technologies is heading to the IBC2019 exhibition in Amsterdam in September with a powerful new cloud-based video recording solution and a two-pronged exhibit strategy. In addition to its own standalone presence in pod P03 (located in the walkway between IBC Halls 7 and 8), the company will highlight its collaborations with Amazon Web Services (AWS) in demonstrations at the AWS stand (5.C80).

Tags: OTT | live | VOD | cloud | video | Artificial Intelligence | AI | Machine Learning | ML | streaming | platform | delivery | Insys | Insys Video Technologies | Amazon Web Services | AWS | on demand | Elemental | IBC 2019 | IBC 2019
Submitted by Write Turn Communications
More from this author
Insys Video Technologies Automates Celebrity Identification and Inappropriate Content Detection through API Integration with Amazon Rekognition Posted: 16/05/2019
Insys Video Technologies Automates Celebrity Identification and Inappropriate Content Detection through API Integration with Amazon Rekognition

Insys Video Technologies has added powerful new capabilities to its comprehensive, over-the-top (OTT) video solutions that enable automated identification of celebrities and detection of inappropriate content in catch-up TV programming and on-demand video libraries. Viewers can find clips featuring a particular celebrity and jump to the exact point in the show where that person appears, while nudity and violence can be automatically flagged and blurred.

Tags: OTT | live | VOD | video | Amazon Rekognition | Rekognition | Artificial Intelligence | AI | Machine Learning | ML | streaming | platform | delivery | Insys | Insys Video Technologies | Amazon Web Services | AWS | on demand | Elemental
Submitted by Write Turn Communications
More from this author
Insys Video Technologies Announces Support for the Secure Packager and Encoder Key Exchange (SPEKE) API for Robust Multi-DRM Media Workflows Posted: 02/04/2019
Insys Video Technologies Announces Support for the Secure Packager and Encoder Key Exchange (SPEKE) API for Robust Multi-DRM Media Workflows

Insys Video Technologies today announced that the company has integrated support for the Secure Packager and Encoder Key Exchange (SPEKE) API specification into its comprehensive, over-the-top (OTT) video solutions and toolkit. SPEKE, developed by Amazon Web Services (AWS), defines the standard for authentication and communication between encryptors and packagers of media content and digital rights management (DRM) key providers. The specification accommodates encryptors running on-premises and on the cloud. This integration enables Insys' Multi-DRM service to work seamlessly and securely with SPEKE-compatible media transformation and delivery solutions to protect operators' premium video content from illegal redistribution.

Tags: live | OTT | DRM | digital rights management | encryption | content security | SPEKE | streaming | platform | delivery | Insys | Insys Video Technologies | Amazon Web Services | AWS | on demand | Elemental | NAB 2019 | NAB 2019
Submitted by Write Turn Communications
More from this author
AWS Launches an Open API Specification to Simplify Encryption for Live and On-demand Media Workflows Posted: 27/03/2019
AWS Launches an Open API Specification to Simplify Encryption for Live and On-demand Media Workflows

Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, today announced the Secure Packager and Encoder Key Exchange (SPEKE), an open, extensible API specification developed to streamline integration of Digital Rights Management (DRM) with encoders, transcoders, and origin servers (encryptors).

Tags: AWS | AWS Elemental | On-Demand | Media | Workflows
Submitted by Raz Public Relations
More from this author
Anevia and Infinitum Media jointly offer the world first On Demand TV service for hospitality Posted: 04/03/2019
Anevia and Infinitum Media jointly offer the world first On Demand TV service for hospitality

Anevia, a leading provider of OTT and IPTV software solutions, and Infinitum Media, a market leader in the delivery and licensing of on demand TV, today announced the official launch of their fully integrated On Demand TV service, exclusively for the hospitality industry.

Tags: anevia | OTT | IPTV | Infinitum Media | On Demand
Submitted by Whiteoaks
More from this author
Simplestream enhances VOD in a Box platform with offline downloads and chromecast for iOS and Android Posted: 10/01/2019
Simplestream enhances VOD in a Box platform with offline downloads and chromecast for iOS and Android

Simplestream, the leader in live, live-2-VOD and on-demand OTT services, has strengthened its VOD in a Box technology with download for offline viewing and Chromecast integration across its mobile services.

Tags: Simplestream | VOD in a Box | OTT | on-demand | Live-2-VOD
Submitted by platformcomms
More from this author
Simplestream launches Sports Video Platform to simplify the launch of Next Generation Sports OTT Services Posted: 19/10/2018
Simplestream launches Sports Video Platform to simplify the launch of Next Generation Sports OTT Services

Simplestream, the leader in live, live-2-VOD and on-demand OTT services, has announced the launch of its Sport Video Platform. This end-to-end, cloud-based, white label solution seamlessly enables broadcasters, rights holders and distributors to rapidly launch and maintain next generation OTT services on multiple screens and across territories where the rights permit.

Tags: Simplestream | OTT | on-demand | Sports Video Platform | VOD
Submitted by Simplestream
More from this author
Mobile Viewpoint launches BaseLink and TerraLink Mini to support live video streaming Posted: 12/09/2018
Mobile Viewpoint launches BaseLink and TerraLink Mini to support live video streaming

Mobile Viewpoint, a leader in IP contribution solutions, today announces that it will launch two new encoder products at this year’s IBC Show: BaseLink and the TerraLink Mini. Both encoders support smaller broadcasters and content owners in the cost efficient delivery of live video streaming. The two new products will be demonstrated on Mobile Viewpoint’s stand (14.F24) throughout IBC 2018, from 13-18 September.

Tags: BaseLink | TerraLink | streaming | live | Mobile Viewpoint | Uplink | on-demand | IBC 2018 | IBC 2018 | IBC 2018
Submitted by Mobile Viewpoint
More from this author
Simplestream demonstrates Next Gen Cloud TV for telcos, broadcasters and content owners at IBC 2018 Posted: 12/09/2018
Simplestream demonstrates Next Gen Cloud TV for telcos, broadcasters and content owners at IBC 2018

IBC 2018 will see Simplestream (stand: 14.H18), the leaders in live-2-VOD and on-demand OTT services, cement its position as the market leading provider of over-the-top (OTT) end-to-end services for telcos, broadcasters, DTT, DTH operators and content owners.

Tags: Simplestream | OTT | on-demand | IBC | IBC 2018 | IBC 2018
Submitted by platformcomms
More from this author
Globecast announces Gerry McAree as VP Sales, East Region in the US Posted: 28/08/2018
Globecast announces Gerry McAree as VP Sales, East Region in the US
Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, announces Gerry McAree as VP of Sales, East Region, effective August 27th. In his new role, McAree will lead the sales efforts on the east coast to promote an innovative, fresh approach to client relationships and further drive Globecast’s revenue and growth priorities in the US.
Tags: Media Management | content distribution | TV Everywhere | video on demand | VOD
Submitted by Jump PR
More from this author
Mic drop: Simplestream takes the best of British stand-up comedy beyond the traditional DVD special Posted: 23/04/2018
Mic drop: Simplestream takes the best of British stand-up comedy beyond the traditional DVD special

Simplestream, leaders in live and on-demand OTT services, today announced that it has been chosen by NextUp to build its video streaming service dedicated initially to British stand-up comedy, with international ambitions.

Tags: Simplestream | OTT | VOD | SVOD | video steaming | on-demand | NextUp | NextUp Comedy | niche | video | streaming service
Submitted by Platform PR
More from this author
Pages:   [1] 2 3 4 5