Alpha Networks acquires Hubee

Hybrid TV back-end technology provider Alpha Networks has acquired 100% of the shares of Paris-based Hubee a software company specialising in smart video platforms and user experience solutions. Alpha Networks said the acquisition would expand its Tucano back-end capabilities, enabling it to better serve its customers. Hubee’s front-ends will be integrated with Alpha Networks’ Tucano back-end, […]

Monaco Telecom taps Hubee for Replay

Monaco Telecom has tapped Hubee to develop its Replay catch-up application in HTML5 Javascript. Monaco Telecom recently launched Replay as a new offering on its LaBox Monaco Telecom service. The application includes features such as most-watched content along with theme and date filters and parental control. LaBox Monaco Telecom will use Hubee’s Huge platform catch-up […]

Hubee names sales and marketing chief

France-based video distribution and TV on-demand specialist Hubee has named Christophe Sonzogni as head of sales and marketing. Sonzogni will be part of the management team with Frédéric Pie, hubee’s Chairman and Founder, Jean-Sébastien Petit (co-founder of Smartjog and former COO of Arkena/TDF), Chief Executive Officer, and Colin Gruia (former CEO of Wiztivi and CTO […]

Hubee hires Arkena executive as CEO

Interactive TV technology provider Hubee has named Jean Sebastien Petit as its new CEO. Petit was previously chief operating officer at TDF Group-owned Arkena. At Hubee he will work closely with Frédéric Pie, Chairman and founder of the company, to strengthen its business development and operational activities globally. “Choosing Jean Sebastien to tackle the ambitious […]

Canal+ taps Hubee for Canalplay Kids app

Canal+ Group has tapped French on-demand TV and video distribution specialist Hubee to develop its recently-launched Canalplay Kids mobile app. Hubee, which has experience developing interactive apps for TV and on-demand platforms, developed the application to offer easy-to-navigate kids programs in a secure environment. The app is available for iOS and Android devices, as well […]

France Télévisions taps Hubee for on Free

Broadcaster France Télévisions has tapped existing on-demand TV partner Hubee to provide its video-on-demand and catch-up services on service provider Free’s platform.  France Télévisions is using Hubee to deliver its service on the Free platform. The broadcaster is providing catch-up content from its five channels on the service. Pluzz video-on-demand currently offers about 3,000 […]