Category: IPTV

Mexico’s Totalplay taps MediaKind to drive shift to cloud

MediaKind (formerly known as Ericsson Media Solutions) announced that Totalplay will deploy its Encoding Live video processing solution to support a smooth migration to the cloud and enable the delivery of its IPTV content in Mexico. The new virtualized solution enables Totalplay to deliver next generation immersive TV services to its subscribers now and in [...]

Brazil’s Oi expands FTTH network to 21 cities

Brazilian telecommunication company Oi announced the expansion of its fiber optic service to 21 new cities in the country during September. The operator is using its transport network to accelerate the launch of the product. Oi Fibra service offers speeds of up to 200 mbps and bundles with IPTV and VoiP. So far, the company [...]

MediaKind launches new solution for Mediaroom operators

MediaKind (previously Ericsson Media Solutions) announced the launch of MediaFirst Client for Mediaroom, a new solution that enables existing Mediaroom operators to upgrade to the MediaFirst TV Platform. The introduction of MediaFirst Client with a cloud-based SaaS platform enables current Mediaroom operators to deliver a converged multiscreen experience and respond to the fast-paced nature of [...]

Telefónica to accelerate FTTH deployment in Latin America

In a meeting with investors and analysts in London this week, Telefónica confirmed its intention to accelerate the deployment of FTTH in several Latin American markets. The companys Global Network Manager Enrique Blanco said that Telefónica will accelerate the deployment of FTTH in Latin American countries such as Argentina, Brazil, Peru and Colombia, replicating the [...]

Claro starts offering pay TV in Argentina

Claro (América Móvil) has started offering its new pay TV service via IPTV to a small number of customers in Vicente López, a city located in Greater Buenos Aires, Argentina, according to what NexTV News Latam could find out. Since the beginning of this year the company has the license to offer pay TV in [...]

Telefónica selects NPAW to monitor IPTV and OTT networks

Telefónica has selected NPAW, a specialist in video business intelligence and predictive analytics, to develop a tailored solution to monitor Telefónicas IPTV network in Latin America, which will complement NPAWs existing Youbora analytics technology for OTTs. With this project, NPAW ensures Telefónica full coverage of its users across devices and networks to support their expansion [...]

Totalplay signs deal with Stingray

Mexican operator Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) has signed a multi-product deal with Stingray for 13 music services. The offer includes streaming audio and video, TV channels, video content in 4K UHD, VOD and mobile applications with several musical genres. The service package includes Stingray Music, with 50 digital audio channels; Qello Concerts, the concert and musical [...]