Switzerland’s Quickline taps SeaChange for RDK-based TV platform

Swiss cable network operator The Quickline Group has tapped SeaChange’s RDK-based platform for the launch of advanced digital TV service Quickline TV. Quickline is using SeaChange to provide  support for multiplatform content management and delivery, monetization and the subscriber experience, including RDK-V-based set-top box software. Quickline’s centralised video operation  supports 25 independent regional cable television […]

SeaChange appoints chief operating officer

SeaChange has promoted chief information officer, Jonathan Rider, to senior vice president and chief operating officer. Rider will report to CEO Ed Terino and oversee engineering, product management, services, sales and marketing globally. “Promoting Jon to COO facilitates the ongoing turnaround of SeaChange, whereby he is taking on additional responsibilities for the execution of improvements […]

Starman taps SeaChange for multiscreen OTT service

Estonian cable group Starman has tapped SeaChange to supply the technology for its new OTT video service. Starman is using SeaChange’s Adrenalin multiscreen video platform to provide a library of on-demand movies and TV shows, with features including re-start TV and network DVR. Starman launched on-demand TV services in Estonia with a prior version SeaChange […]

Filmbankmedia selects SeaChange for streaming services

Non-theatrical film and TV distributor, Filmbankmedia, has selected SeaChange’s Rave platform to launch streaming services for schools, hotels and hospitals. Filmbankmedia’s streaming offering will deliver film and TV from leading Hollywood, Bollywood and independent studios, with the firm describing going direct to customers as a “major step” for the company. “The ability to provide our customers […]

SeaChange to miss Q2 targets and cut more costs

SeaChange has said that it expects to miss both its revenue and operating targets for fiscal Q2 and warned that additional cost savings will occur in Q3.  In a preliminary results announcement ahead of its fiscal second quarter results on September 1, the company said it expects revenue of approximately US$18.3 million (€16.2 million) to US$18.5 […]

SeaChange names new CFO in latest management change

Multiscreen video technology firm SeaChange has appointed a new CFO, marking its second major executive change following the departure of CEO Jay Samit in April. Peter Faubert joins as chief financial officer, senior vice president and treasurer, with global responsibility for finance, operations and facilities. He takes over from Anthony Dias, who resigned this week. […]

SeaChange acquires DCC Labs

  Video technology provider SeaChange has acquired Warsaw-based set-top and multiscreen device software developer and integrator DCC Labs. According to SeaChange, the acquisition will take forwards its set-top, multiscreen subscriber device and application strategies. The deal, which closed on May 6 but was only announced at the end of last week, sees SeaChange pay approximately $8 million in […]

SeaChange ‘terminates’ CEO after reporting US$22.1m Q4 loss

SeaChange has announced the “termination of the employment” of its CEO Jay Samit, at the same time as it reported a US$22.1 million (€19.4 million) operating loss for its fiscal fourth quarter.  The TV technology company made a simultaneous announcement accompanying its fiscal Q4 and full year 2016 results saying that chief operating officer Edward […]

SeaChange makes board appointment

TV technology company SeaChange has appointed former Motorola executive and software and telecommunications veteran, William Markey, to its board. Markey will take the seat formerly held by Carmine Vona, who retired from SeaChange’s board in December 2015, bringing with him experience in corporate development, strategy, and mergers and acquisitions. “With his strong background in software, emerging […]

Eir extend live TV to iOS and Android with SeaChange

Irish telco eir is expanding its eir Vision IPTV platform to deliver OTT live TV to iOS and Android devices. The eir Vision platform, based on SeaChange International’s technology, will now provide a unified user experience across iOS and Android mobile devices, according to eir. SeaChange, which provides its Nitro multiscreen user interface for the […]