KIT Digital

KIT Digital brings RTÉ Player to connected devices

Cloud based TV software company KIT Digital has developed Irish broadcaster RTÉ’s RTÉ Player app for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. RTÉ is using KIT Digital’s Connected Device Framework and software platform to offer its programming on mobile and connected devices.
Available worldwide, the app enables iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch users to stream RTÉ programming […]

KIT Digital provides XBox apps for UK broadcasters

TV technology provider KIT Digital is providing technology to support delivery of services, including voice and motion controlled applications, to the XBox Live platform by UK broadcasters Channel 4 and Channel 5. The company will also soon provide XBox applications for Foxtel Australia and Prisa TV in Spain. A major broadcaster and a large cable […]

KIT Digital acquires Sezmi assets

KIT Digital, the cloud-based software provider for multiscreen video management and delivery, has closed the asset purchase of US OTT specialist Sezmi. KIT Digital paid consideration of approximately US$27 million (€21 million) in a mixture of stock and cash, plus earn-outs for Sezmi. As part of the transaction, the company has acquired 18 patents related […]

Volkswagen turns to KIT Digital for interactive ads

Car maker Volkswagen is using KIT Digital’s technology to deliver red-button interactive advertising. Viewers will be able to press the red button and arrive to a “digital showroom” where they can view the new Volkswagen Beetle prototype. The interactive campaign will be available on HbbTV-based hybrid broadcast broadband TV and connected TV services. Kaleil Isaza […]

OSN chooses KIT Digital for multiscreen deployment

Middle East pay TV provider OSN has chosen technology supplier KIT Digital to provide the platform for its multi-screen deployment. KIT Digital will work with OSN to design, develop, and deploy a new over-the-top video platform that will deliver OSN’s content to millions of users across 24 countries, as a complement to OSN’s traditional satellite […]

KIT digital partners with Harmonic for multiscreen video solutions

KIT digital and Harmonic have announced a partnership to offer an expanded multiscreen video architecture solution. The digital TV technology vendors will develop an end-to-end video solution using KIT Cosmos, KIT digital’s video asset management platform, and Harmonic’s multi-codec, multi-format video processing and storage technology.
 They will also offer customers a unified video infrastructure designed […]

LG and KIT Digital sign OTT platform deal

Online TV specialist KIT Digital is partnering with LG to launch a joint over-the-top video platform for live and on-demand content on LG’s connected TV range. Under the terms of the deal, LG will use the KIT Video Platform, KIT Digital’s cloud-based video asset management solution, to power its 3D Zone service, which provides applications […]

Liberty Global chooses KIT Digital for Horizon streaming service

Liberty Global has chosen online TV specialist  KIT Digital to design, build and host the platform to drive its new Horizon  IP-based video-on-demand and live streaming service. The Horizon online service will see the creation of an platform  that provides a single multi-lingual, multi-tenant, and multi-currency platform that can be rolled out across all the operator’s  […]