Digital TV Europe launches free whitepaper on the opportunities of operating from the cloud

Digital TV Europe has partnered with Amagi to offer readers a free whitepaper on the challenges, opportunities and strategies for cloud migration Consumers are increasingly turning to streaming and on-demand viewing. Competition from streaming providers is intensifying and broadcasters and content service providers are looking to migrate their infrastructure to the cloud to enable them […]

Amagi launches new content planning and scheduling software

Broadcast and streaming TV technology software-as-a-service provider Amagi has launched Amagi Planner, its new content planning and scheduling automation software that it says is designed to eliminate most of the manual efforts in linear TV scheduling. At launch, Circle Network has become one of the first customers to use the new platform. Circle TV is […]

Little Dot Studios selects Amagi for OTT and CTV expansion

Content studio and broadcaster Little Dot Studios has announced a partnership with Amagi to power its expansion into OTT and CTV platforms. Little Dot Studios is one of the biggest distributors of premium TV content on YouTube and distributes its linear streaming channels to more than 15 digital platforms. Its brands Timeline and Absolute History […]

Amagi expands European footprint

Cloud-based SaaS tech provider Amagi has expanded its operations into France, DACH and NL markets as it continues to grow in Europe. The company said that it has registered a year-over-year quarterly growth of 120% and that it provides support for more than 400 channels with over 1,000 delivery end points. Its clients in the […]

Crackle Plus partners with Amagi for FAST distribution

AVOD operator Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment has announced a partnership between Crackle Plus and Amagi to power the linear channel experience for Crackle, Popcornflix and other channels on its growing list of Free Ad-Supported TV (FAST) platforms. The channels will be available at launch on platforms like Plex and VIZIO Watch Free, with […]

Amagi sees big boost from cloud adoption in year of COVID-19

Cloud-based SaaS technology for broadcast and streaming specialist Amagi has said it registered year-on-year quarterly growth of 120% for the quarter ending September 2020. The company now supports more than 400 channels on its platform for a variety of services including linear channel creation, distribution and monetization. Amagi said the surge in cloud adoption by […]

Vice TV moves to Amagi cloud

Vice Media’s Vice TV network has migrated its UK and French channels to Amagi’s virtual cloud playout platform. The move means that all international services of Vice TV channels covering APAC and EMEA are now fully managed by Amagi. For Vice TV, Amagi deployed Cloudport, its cloud-based channel playout platform. Using the Amagi cloud platform […]

A+E Networks UK taps Amagi, AWS to migrate playout to the cloud

A+E Networks UK has turned to broadcast and streaming technology provider Amagi to migrate playout and service delivery for its entire bouquet of 30 channels in Europe to Amagi’s cloud platform running on Amazon Web Services (AWS). The channels consist of 23 from A+E Networks UK, based in London and seven from A+E Networks Italia […]

Insight TV announces tech deal with Amagi

UHD broadcaster Insight TV has announced a partnership with cloud-based tech vendor Amagi.  Amagi manages 250 channels in more than 40 countries. Its clients include Turner Broadcasting, Discovery and PBS America. The partnership sees Insight’s three newly launched OTT channels – Insight TV Lifestyle, InWonder and InTrouble – transition to the Amagi cloud platform. The […]

The Young Turks taps Amagi for YouTube TV channel launch

The Young Turks Network (TYT) tapped Amagi for the launch its linear TV channel and accompanying VOD service on YouTube TV in the US. Amagi offers cloud-based managed services for TV and OTT networks and TYT used Amagi’s Skylight service for the May launch of the YTY Network on the subscription YouTube TV service. “In […]