KIT Digital

Dune HD integrates with KIT digital

Set-top provider Dune HD has integrated its devices with over-the-top TV technology specialist KIT digital’s Connected Devices Framework. The KIT Connected Devices Framework gives Dune HD products, targeted at network operators, content management of the user experience as part of the company’s Cosmos video management platform, according to KIT digital.
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KIT Digital reveals Horizon role

TV software and services provider KIT Digital has announced that it designed and developed the delivery platform behind Liberty Global’s next generation Horizon service. The company is also providing managed services for the platform. The Horizon TV platform has already launched in the Netherlands and will roll out in Switzerland by the end of the […]

KIT digital to shed 300 jobs

TV software and services provider KIT digital is making over a fifth of its employees redundant in a bid to make annual savings of US$40 million (€30 million). The company said it planned to reduce the size of its workforce by 300 employees, 22% of its total. All redundancies will be announced by the end […]

KIT digital to keynote 2nd Screen Summit

TV software and services provider KIT digital’s global lead analyst Alan Wold will deliver a keynote presentation as part of the new 2nd Screen Summit: Amsterdam, taking place alongside this year’s IBC. The summit, developed by the new 2nd Screen Society will take place on September 8 at the Okura Hotel from 16:30-19:30. Wolk will […]

KIT digital names ioko founder as CTO

Technology company KIT digital has named Mark Christie as its new chief technology officer. Christie co-founded the IP video solution provider ioko, which KIT digital acquired in 2011. The company said his appointment was in line with KIT digital’s sharpened focus on software solutions for tier-one clients.

D-Smart to launch OTT service with KIT digital

Turkish pay TV operator D-Smart is to launch a multiscreen OTT service targeting users in Turkey and internationally, using technology provider KIT digital’s Cosmos video platform. D-Smart is to offer live and on-demand programming to devices including PCs and Macs, tablets and smartphones. KIT digital will design and configure the software solution for the service, […]

Kit Digital and Civolution launch social TV solution

Cloud based TV software company Kit Digital and content identification technology provider Civolution have jointly developed a solution that brings second-screen interactivity to consumers with non-connected TV sets. Kit Digital has integrated Civolution’s automatic content recognition technology, SyncNow, into its Cosmos video management software. Cosmos supports live and on-demand video delivery and second screen interactive […]

KIT Digital launches integrated multiscreen solution with IBM Smarter Commerce

Kit Digital has launched a mobile e-commerce video solution that makes it easier for consumers to purchase premium content and view it on multiple screens. The new solution incorporates products from KIT Digital and IBM’s Smarter Commerce initiative. According to Kit Digital, by combining these products, which support workflows, business rules and rights management, with frontend […]

Kit Digital launches social programme guide

Cloud based TV software company kit Digital has launched a social TV solution, the Kit Social Program Guide (SPG). The Kit SPG integrates users’ social networks with their service provider’s electronic programme guide, allowing viewers to use various social TV functions, as well as change the channel, through a single  interface. The solution supports  cloud-based […]

KIT Digital helps Sky Go expansion

Cloud based TV software company KIT Digital is helping Sky Deutschland expand the reach of its Sky Go multiscreen service to new platforms and devices. The second phase deployment of Sky Go is using the KIT Cosmos platform, consisting of a single digital content and asset management backend. “The numbers speak for themselves: Sky Go […]