Tele Columbus taps for EPG data for new TV service

German cable operator Tele Columbus, which markets services under the PŸUR brand, has tapped metadata specialist to provide technology to enhance its new flagship TV service. Tele Columbus’ service will integrate EPG data, providing viewers with what describes as a comprehensive and user-friendly guide. Additionally, third-party application integrations will enable users to access […]

GO Malta taps Simply.TV and Minerva for new OTT offering

Maltese telco GO Malta has tapped metadata specialist Simply.TV and TV technology outfit Minerva to power the user interface and experience of the EPG and VOD for its pay TV customers. Using Simply.TV’s metadata solutions, GO Malta aims to deliver an enriched content discovery experience, underpinned by the strategic backing of IPTV technology provider Minerva […]

Simply.TV launches in Australia, New Zealand and Latin America

Metadata specialist Simply.TV has launched in the Australian, New Zealand, and Latin American markets. The expansion follows growth in Europe where it says it has signed up over 100 TV operators and broadcasters to serve EPG, super-aggregation of streaming catalogues and sports metadata. Simply.TV appointed Ernest Ng as the SVP for the ANZ markets, effective […]

YouSee taps Simply.TV for metadata across streaming and linear TV

Danish service provider Nuuday, which operates consumer-facing services under the YouSee brand, is tapping metadata specialist Simply. to improve its TV offering. YouSee has entered a multi-year deal with metadata leader Simply.TV to provide the dataset to power universal search across linear and streaming services. Simply.TV said its advanced metadata would help YouSee to strengthen […]

iWedia’s Live TV app embraces Simply.TV’s metadata know-how

Connected TV solutions provider iWedia and metadata provider Simply.TV have announced a partnership to deliver enhanced user experiences for broadcast TV. The two companies claim that the “joint solution increases engagement time and offers options for OEMs to enable new revenue streams including ads placement”. Using its expertise in broadcast TV software on Android based […]

Simply.TV acquires EPG specialist GVIDI

Danish TV metadata provider Simply.TV has announced the acquisition of EPG specialist GVIDI. This marks the first acquisition made by Simply.TV, and will add approximately 25 customers currency served by GVIDI via its Basic EPG, GVIDI EPG, GVIDI Movie and GVIDI Discovery products. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed.  Simply.TV COO Daniel Rühmann […]

Vestel partners with Simply.TV for metadata services

TV maker Vestel has signed a multi-year EPG agreement with metadata specialist Simply.TV. The deal will see Simply.TV provide metadata services to all Vestel-produced smart-TVs across more than 50 countries. Simply.TV has been tasked with migrating Vestel’s complete EPG operations within a few weeks for more than 50 territories with interfaces powered by rich and […]

Whip Media and Simply.TV partner for TV metadata

Enterprise software platform Whip Media has announced a strategic data partnership with global metadata supplier Simply.TV. Simply.TV operates in more than 80 countries in over 30 different languages, and offers a broad portfolio of TV metadata across linear and streaming. Its tech is built on AI and machine learning. Alisa Joseph, SVP of Business Development […]

ORS agrees deal with Simply.TV for advanced metadata and EPG services

Austrian Broadcasting Corporation (ORF) subsidiary Austrian Broadcasting Services (ORS) has announced a deal with Copenhagen-based metadata firm Simply.TV. The multi-year deal promises to build ‘the most user-friendly and engaging TV solution for Austria’. ORS said that it decided in favour of Simply.TV after a multi-vendor assessment which covered the ability to deliver real-time metadata from […]

DNA picks Simply.TV for metadata services

Finish cable operator DNA has signed a multi-year deal with metadata provider Simply.TV. DNA said that the partnership will take its TV platform “to the next level,” with Simply.TV providing metadata for all aspects of its TV service.  Following a thorough vendor assessment, Simply.TV has mapped more than 200,000 historical programmes on DNA’s platform with […]