IBC 2017

Amino partners with Nordija

TV device and software specialist Amino has teamed up with middleware provider Nordija to debut of a dual mode platform designed to enable operators to move between Android and Linux based TV delivery. The new solution provides operators with the tools to deliver a consistent, state of the art user experience and was developed to […]

Sony DADC NMS delivers 10 millionth file

Sony DADC New Media Solutions’ Ven.ue platform has delivered its 10 millionth file as a fully cloud-based solution. The OTT solutions provider announced the milestone at IBC and said it is now averaging 190,000 file deliveries per month from a repository of 1.26 million hours of content from 450 content owners globally. “While others seem […]

PlayStation adds Magine live TV offering in Germany

German PlayStation 4 users will now be able to watch live TV through their games console by accessing the Magine TV streaming service. Magine becomes Sony’s first live TV partner for PlayStation in Germany, offering channels like RTL, Sat.1, ProSieben, VOX, ARD HD and ZDF HD through its OTT service. “We are very pleased to […]

Opera TV introduces new EPG, partners with Freeview

Opera TV has launched a new electronic programme guide (EPG) aimed at manufacturers of smart TVs and set-top boxes. The EPG is designed to address “current market trends and requirements” by mixing broadcast, live streams and catalogue content. The guide also supports catch-up TV in a ‘backwards EPG’ as well as upcoming content in a […]

Netgem adds Amazon Prime to virtual STB software

Connected entertainment software company Netgem has added Amazon Prime Video to its virtual set-top box platform. Netgem described the Amazon partnership as a “major enhancement” and the latest in a series of international OTT and linear content deals that it has secured for its virtual STB software. “Millions of Amazon Prime customers will be able […]

3 Screen Solutions debuts with 3READY Android TV client

3 Screen Solutions is making its IBC debut this year, highlighting its 3READY Android TV client, which will feature as the demonstration custom launcher for Google’s Android TV Operator Tier Programme at the show. During IBC, 3READY will be displayed on the stands of several 3SS partners who have integrated it to enhance their video […]

Accedo debuts Operator Tier Android TV Launcher

Video app specialist Accedo has launched its Operator Tier Android TV Launcher as a platform within the Accedo Studio Pay TV edition product.  According to Accedo, the Launcher enables pay TV operators to embrace and extend their set-top-box video services to the Android TV ecosystem. The company says it will allow pay TV operators to […]

Access teams up with DTVKit

Access and DTVKit have teamed up to offer open standards-based solutions to the connected entertainment industry. According to the pair, the partnership with reduce development time by providing a pre-integrated Chromium browser and DVB components for HbbTV and HTML5 connected applications. Access will demonstrate its solutions supporting HbbTV, HTML5 and Freeview Play’s 2017 iteration at […]

TVT/DMC announce management changes

Media services company TVT/DMC has announced the new joint management team following TVT’s acquisition of Amsterdam-based DMC (Digital Media Centre) from AMC Networks International in July. Former DMC General Manager Raymond Lamphen has been appointed SVP operations, with a remit to manage the teams globally within the organisation, delivering its broad range of content and […]

VO teams up with Hi-Global for Adaptive Box

TV technology provider Viaccess-Orca has teamed up with middleware specialist Hi-Global Technology to launch the Adaptive Box, a set-top box that combines Viaccess-Orca’s Adaptive Sentinel Conditional Access System, multi-DRM solution, and TVaaS platform with middleware from Hi-Global Technology. The box is designed to provide pay TV operators with a complete STB and TV apps solution for […]