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Bitmovin powers OSN’s video streaming to WAVO subscribers 

OSN has selected Bitmovin Encoding to offer video content to subscribers of its video streaming service, WAVO. The WAVO online streaming platform is supported by OSN. The platform showcases rich content including live TV, shows on demand, hit movies and the most-talked about series in English and Arabic.

Speaking about the partnership, Dave Mace, Cloud and Digital Services, OSN, said: “Our viewers want a range of content on all their devices and at an affordable price, without compromising on video quality. Bitmovin Encoding enables us to deliver high quality content across our media supply chain, allowing us to offer the richest experience on our streaming service WAVO,”

Stefan Lederer, CEO at Bitmovin, added: “Consumers in the MENA region embraced online video early on and demand high quality content that is available at any time and on any device. OSN has a track record of investing in innovative and creative technology to offer the most advanced, comfortable and affordable viewing experience to its subscribers. We are proud that OSN selected Bitmovin to help facilitate its media supply chain workflows and optimize content encoding to the highest standard.”