The IPTV platform is integrated by Meatel and enabled by tucanoRED service delivery platform from Alpha Networks, and solutions from Amino, Broadpeak and Viaccess.
The MediaFirst Client enables Mediaroom operators to re-use their deployed STB hardware. This reportedly removes the need to provide additional hardware, delivery, and customer support.
New service will provide broadcasters with a turnkey content delivery solution via both satellite and OTT. The service will be powered by Nagra's OpenTV signature Edition solution.
The partnership brings together OSN’s array of entertainment content and Huawei’s Video Cloud Solution, in one single end-to-end solution.
Following the promotion of Eleuterio Fernandes to VP of Sales EMEA in January 2018, Exterity has promoted Walid Tabet (in pic) to Regional Sales Team Leader.
Teleste will provide Türskast with a platform for the delivery of services over cable, OTT TV and IPTV with live content processing.
Affected channels include Al Arabiya, Al Hayah 1, MBC1, Murr TV (aka MTV Lebanon), NBN, New TV (aka Al Jadeed), Nourstat and ONTV.
The trial is the first of its kind over an existing LTE network, and opens the doors to advanced 5G-era streaming services such as IPTV over existing wireless networks.
The fall in oil prices in the Middle East and North Africa in the last few years, although now recovering, has had a knock-on effect on spending on broadcast technology and services in recent months, with budget cuts, deferred projects and overall decreases in investment.
BroadcastAsia2017 International Conference speaker, Pablo Argon, Senior Director Technical Strategy, TV Platforms, Media Solutions at Ericsson, on the fight against IPTV piracy.
Does a dedicated TV CDN deliver the best value when serving regional TV markets like the Middle East, or is using CDN as a service a better proposition? Göran Appelquist, CTO of Edgeware, explores
In the current highly competitive and complex media landscape, media service providers can help broadcasters find their audience by providing them with technical, marketing and communication tools. Samir Zehani sheds light on the role of service providers.
Pan-Arab TV channel, Quest Arabiya is now working with InVision and Mobily in KSA, Ooredoo and Mozaic in Qatar, Du and Etisalat in UAE and Batelco (Selevision) in Bahrain, and is also available through ArabSat and NileSat.
ABOX42 GmbH is entering the MENA market with a total set-top box platform solution with the latest technology M-Series set-top box platform, the advanced ABOX42 Smart SDK which includes technologies to stream content with most efficient streaming formats (HEVC | H.265 and adaptive bitrate...
Friend MTS is ramping up the fight against video piracy with the launch of Viper at CABSAT 2016. It is claimed to be the first technology-led anti-piracy solution specifically designed to tackle the growing threat from illegal IPTV set-top boxes. Viper, which will be demonstrated on stand CD-36...
UAE telco Du has announced that it will start 4K content broadcast service. According to Samera Geissah, Vice-President of Consumer, New Business and Innovation at Du: “Very soon, we plan to introduce 4K streaming to our subscribers. We have already obtained rights from certain studios for...
The 22nd edition of CABSAT will continue to drive disruptive innovation and monetisation opportunities across the MENA filmed & audio entertainment media market. Running from March 8 to 10 at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), CABAT 2016 will welcome more than 15,000 regional and international...