Ateliere Creative Technologies teams up with Amdocs’ Vubiquity

Ateliere Creative Technologies, a developer of media supply chain solutions, has teamed up with communications and media software and services giant Amdocs to address the needs of media companies. Ateliere has selected Amdocs’ Vubiquity unit as its preferred managed services partner. Customers with media supply chains fully managed by Ateliere Media Services, also running on Ateliere Connect, […]

Amdocs Media unveils Media Marketplace

Amdocs Media has unveiled its Media Marketplace at the NAB Show this week in Las Vegas, after its February debut in Barcelona at the Mobile World Congress. Amdocs Media Marketplace is described by the company as a technology and services solution that helps video service providers promote digital and content offerings from their own libraries […]

Operators ‘looking to live sports’ as major 5G opportunity

Over 90% of European network operators intend to deliver new 5G enterprise services to major live sports and eSports event organisers to help improve the fan experience and drive efficiencies inside the stadium, according to research carried out by Ovum for OSS and BSS software provider Amdocs. According to the research, 94% of network operators […]

Eros Now partners with Vindicia in digital subscriptions pact

Indian over-the-top service Eros Now has selected Vindicia’s CashBox digital subscription platform, in a move the companies said will help drive global subscriber growth for the service. Amdocs-owned Vindicia claims that CashBox offers “extreme ease of use” for subscribers, as well as data-driven insights and improved customer acquisition. “This alliance with Vindicia will enhance the […]

Amdocs: 70% of UK viewers dissatisfied with their TV and video bundles

Seventy percent of UK viewers aren’t satisfied with the TV and video content they currently have access to, despite spending an average of £47 per month on TV, movie and video subscription services. This is according to research by Amdocs, which found that in order to access the TV shows, films and live sports they […]

Vubiquity teams up with Discover Digital for Zimbabwe deal

Amdocs-owned on-demand aggregator and technology outfit Vubiquity has struck a multi-year deal with payment platform Discover Digital to provide international and local content to service providers in Africa, kicking off with TelOne Digital Entertainment On Demand (DEOD) in Zimbabwe. The deal covers two tiers of subscription content on the Discover Digital Service – On Demand […]

Amdocs agrees to buy Vubiquity for US$224 million

Amdocs has agreed to buy content services and technology provider Vubiquity for a cash price of roughly US$224 million. Amdocs, a software and services provider for media and communications firms, said that deal will enhance its ability to offer “enriched customer experience” – including end-to-end solutions. “This acquisition uniquely positions Amdocs at the centre of […]

QuickPlay Media hires former Yahoo and Amdocs execs

Multiscreen TV specialist QuickPlay Media has appointed former Yahoo executive André Christensen and former Amdocs exec Michael Couture to senior positions.  Christensen becomes chief operating officer, tasked with “driving operational excellence,” while Couture was named senior vice president of product management and marketing. Prior to joining QuickPlay, Christensen was senior VP of business operations at […]

MSOs outperforming Netflix-style services, says Amdocs survey

Multi-system operators (MSOs) outperform OTT players like Netflix for customer service, content and video quality, according to a new Amdocs survey of North American consumers.  The software and services provider for the communications, media and entertainment industry found that 92% of respondents said MSOs were better for customer service, 89% for content and 83% for […]