MobiTV, Inc. Introduces TV Everywhere Solution for Cable, Satellite and IPTV Service Providers
Fast Path to Market with Content Ingestion, Device Integration, Technology Platform and DRM Support Ready to Go
EMERYVILLE, Calif. – Oct. 27, 2011 – MobiTV, Inc., a leading provider of managed mobile TV and video services, announced today that it is introducing a TV Everywhere solution for cable, satellite and IPTV service providers, leveraging the company’s expertise in providing video delivery solutions for mobile devices, personal computers and other Internet-enabled consumer electronics. Based on MobiTV’s existing cloud-based video distribution platform, TV service providers can now offer their subscribers live and on-demand programming for viewing inside and outside the home on personal computers, tablets and a broad range of mobile devices.
The MobiTV TV Everywhere solution is easily adaptable for seamless integration with existing TV infrastructure and back-end systems. Customers looking to extend their content to other platforms may leverage MobiTV’s existing ingestion and encoding efforts. As an end-to-end managed service that leverages MobiTV’s cloud-based video distribution platform, the TV Everywhere solution can help TV service providers reduce time to market and costs associated with deployment and operations. Additionally, the service will be supported 24×7 by the experienced team in the MobiTV network operations center.
“TV service providers need a cost-effective solution to meet consumer demand for seamless authenticated access to content anytime, anywhere and on any device,” said MobiTV Co-Founder and President Paul Scanlan. “MobiTV built its technology with a focus on delivering live television optimized for mobile devices. By pre-packaging all the necessary components – content ingestion, technology platform, device integration and DRM support – we’ve taken what’s typically a very complex and expensive project for a TV operator and made it simple, affordable, and easy to launch.”
The MobiTV TV Everywhere solution, designed for TV service providers, is immediately deployable across a broad range of devices both inside and outside the home. The easily implemented solution includes:
Support for over 375 different types of mobile devices on all major operating systems and across wireless and broadband networks
Ingestion and encoding of live and DRM-protected VOD content
Advanced policy management to tailor delivery and access to varying content rights
Unified channel guide with remote DVR control
A customizable branded multi-platform user experience
Single sign-on authentication support to manage delivery of multiple tiered video packages and products
About MobiTV, Inc.
Founded in 2000, MobiTV, Inc. is a leading provider of comprehensive managed services that deliver live and on-demand television and related media content across mobile devices, tablets, personal computers and other Internet-enabled consumer electronics. MobiTV is the exclusive national provider of mobile television services for AT&T U-verse Live TV, NFL Mobile on Verizon, Sprint TV and T-Mobile TV, among others. MobiTV’s cloud-based proprietary technology platform, which is quick to deploy and easy to integrate with customers’ existing systems and networks, allows the company to efficiently and reliably deliver high-quality television and video solutions anytime, anywhere, on any device.