A1 Bulgaria taps Zappware for advanced TV service

A1 Telekom Austria’s Bulgarian operation, A1 Bulgaria, has launched A1 Xplore TV, a new advanced TV service using technology provider Zappware’s video back-office: an end-to-end solution.  The A1 Xplore TV service, based on Zappware’d Nexx 4.0 user experience, provides personalised content from over 80 channels with a seven-day catch-up, offering, an on-demand catalogue and premium […]

Wind Hellas launches cloud-based recording with Zappware

Greek service provider Wind Hellas has launched a cloud-based recording service. The Android TV solution was built and operated by Zappware as a turnkey service. Wind Hellas launched its Android TV-based hybrid service in Greece in April last year using Zappware’s turnkey service. The Android TV-based service – the first such offering in Greece – […]

Amplia taps XroadMedia for recommendation

Telecommunications Services of Trinidad and Tobago-owned Caribbean TV service provider Amplia has tapped XroadMedia, a specialist provider of content discovery, recommendations and personalization services, to deliver personalized user experiences to consumers. Amplia is using XroadMedia’s Ncanto solution, which is pre-integrated and delivered via the Nexx 4.0 platform from technology provider Zappware, to provide content discovery across […]

UX ‘as important as content’, says Zappware boss

User experience has been a “key unique selling point” for Zappware, claims the company’s CEO. Speaking exclusively to Digital TV Europe at Zappware’s inaugural strategy summit, CEO Patrick Vos said that designing its product around an excellent user experience has proved vital to its success. “I think one of the key unique selling points that […]

Zappware adds former Verimiatrix exec to commercial team

Zappware has hired Verimatrix’s former vice present of sales for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Pierre Hunter. Hunter, who has some 25 years of experience in the pay TV space, joins Zappware’s commercial team and will assist the company in its strategic business development. “We firmly believe that Zappware’s product portfolio is ready to […]

Caribbean operator Amplia partners with Zappware

Caribbean internet, TV and phone provider Amplia has partnered with Zappware to offer a multi-operator digital TV solution across the region. Amplia said it will revamp its TV platform in Trinidad and Tobago and use that deployment to launch a TV as a Service (TVaaS) offering to regional service providers. “This partnership will enable our […]

Orange Belgium taps Zappware to launch live mobile TV

Orange Belgium has launched live mobile TV as part of its convergent Love offering. Orange Love customers can now view live TV services on their smartphones and tablets via the Orange TV app, following a trial period. The app includes an enlarged TV guide, the ability set recordings on the TV set-top remotely, the ability […]

Wind Hellas launches TV service with Zappware

Greek alternative telco Wind Hellas has launched its planned multi-screen TV service, Wind Vision, using technology provider Zappware’s turnkey service. The Android TV-based service – the first such offering in Greece – which was presented by Wind Hellas chairman and CEO Nassos Zarkalis at an event yesterday, includes access to Netflix as well as domestic […]

DevWerks taps Zappware for US TVaaS platform

US-based DevWerks has teamed up with Belgium-based TV technology provider Zappware to bring a customised version of Zappware’s Nexx 4.0 user experience platform to the US. DevWerks will be launching its TV as a Service (TVaaS) platform in the US in 2018. “This partnership will enable our TVaaS solution to give network operators the ability […]

Zappware and Froomle partner on personalisation

Zappware and Froomle have signed a deal in which Froomle will provide behavioural personalisation technology for Zappware’s technology platform. The solution makes use of user data, including viewership stats and end-user service provider information to offer operators personalised recommendations on content items, quad-play bundles, promotions and advertising. Zappware and Froomle said that they will provide […]