Akamai buys OTT and IPTV technology firm Octoshape

Akamai has bought cloud OTT and IPTV service provider Octoshape, in a move that gives Akamai access to streaming video optimisation technology. Octoshape’s services are designed to optimise the quality of video streams for over-the-top (OTT) content and to enable internet protocol television (IPTV) solutions. “With the addition of Octoshape, Akamai intends to provide customers […]

Digiturk chooses AirTies and Octoshape for new OTT service

Digiturk, Turkey’s leading satellite pay TV provider, has selected AirTies and Octoshape to deliver premium programming over-the-top OTT to its International customers. With the roll out of the new service, Turkish expats and locals are now able to watch 80 channels in addition to having access to 11 radio channels.  Several channels are available in […]

Octoshape partners with iStreamPlanet for OTT delivery

Cloud-based streaming technology firm Octoshape has partnered with live streaming services company iStreamPlanet to offer multiscreen OTT and IPTV services for broadcasters. The firms said that their integrated offering will provide content owners, aggregators and distributors complete solutions for live and on-demand streaming, from content acquisition to distribution – across different screens, globally. The combined […]

Octoshape teams up with Nagra

Cloud streaming specialist Octoshape has teamed up with TV technology and conditional access specialist Nagra to enable the secure delivery of broadcast TV via the internet. The pair will integrate Octoshape’s multicast platform, Infinite HD-M, with Nagra’s multiscreen solution, Nagra MediaLive. The combined solution extends to devices such as PC, tablets and smartphones by using […]