IBC 2019


HD+ first to deploy Nagra’s TVkey Cloud

Germany’s HD+ has become the first operator to deploy Nagra’s TVkey Cloud offering, enabling it to deliver an operator-branded TV user interface with HD+ on Samsung smart TVs. The TVkey Cloud offering enables HD+ to provide its HD+ Komfort-Funktion value-added service with instant restart of programmes, access to seven-day-catch-up TV and a TV guide to […]

Verzion Media to debut new Media Platform features

Verizon Media is set to debut its new Media Platform features at IBC 2019. The new media platform will feature advanced capabilities for delivery optimisation, ad performance visibility, content personalization and blackout control  A headline feature of the platform is what the company calls Verizon Smartplay. This is a stream routing system that delivers video […]

LightFlow launches new multiCDN tech

Epic Labs-owned AI platform LightFlow has announced the launch of the Network Aware Optimisation (NAO) service.  The NAO solution is a smart video multi-CDN balancer that automatically distributes streaming payload among different CDN providers according to business rules and real time performance analytics The LightFlow NAO also connects to customers’ analytics, as opposed to more […]

Broadcom joins RDK Video Accelerator programme with new portfolio

Broadcom has announced an expanded relationship with open source platform creator RDK that sees it join the RDK Video Accelerator programme. In addition, Broadcom has introduced a portfolio of pre-integrated RDK-based chipset solutions.   RDK is an open source software platform for the connected home that standardises core functions used in broadband, video, and IoT connected […]

MediaKind launches range of packaged solutions

MediaKind has launched what it describes as a range of application-specific packaged solutions from the MediaKind Universe portfolio – Aquila Streaming, Cygnus 360° Events, Cygnus Contribution, and Cygnus Distribution. The company said that the solutions packages address specific needs for core broadcast contribution and distribution applications and for delivering OTT streaming services, multichannel HD or single […]

Synamedia to reveal new video network solutions at IBC

Video software provider Synamedia has announced a range of new additions to its video network portfolio to be unveiled at IBC 2019. The company says that these solutions are designed to improve the quality and cost effectiveness of live streaming along with helping customers make better use of virtualisation and the cloud. At the show, […]

Paywizard launches Singula subscriber intelligence platform

Subscriber intelligence specialist Paywizard has announced the full launch of its Singula platform. The full launch of the Microsoft Azure-powered and AI-driven subscriber analytics platform follows successful trials by a number of major European broadcasters.  Singula leverages AI and machine learning to provide pay-TV and OTT operators with subscriber intelligence and suggested actions in real […]

InterDigital to debut at IBC following Technicolor R&I acquisition

Following its €21 million purchase of Technicolor R&I, mobile technology research and development company InterDigital is set to make its debut at IBC 2019.  At the show, the company will showcase a range of streaming solutions and standards. These new solutions include its Home Experience Lab, Imaging Science Lab and Immersive Lab.  The InterDigital R&I […]

WISI to showcase range of hospitality products

WISI is using IBC to unveil a number of new products for the hospitality industry. IBC will see the launch of WISIon, an end-to-end IPTV system for hotels, head offices and student campuses. The WISIon solution is offered as licensed software enabling IPTV middleware that integrates with WISI headends. WISIon also supports an IP based […]

Ownzones to highlight AI content library tool and IMF

Cloud content supply chains specialist Ownzones Entertainment Technologies is teaming up with AWS at IBC2019 to highlight its AI-driven content library tool, FrameDNA and showcase how it can help content owners and broadcasters store and augment their libraries for different markets, according to the company.  Ownzones will also showcase its capability in Interoperable Master Format […]