Category: Technology

Entel Chile deploys Velocix solution to power Entel TV’s video streaming service

Provider of carrier-grade video streaming and advertising technology Velocix has recently announced that Chilean telecommunications company Entel Chile has launched Velocixs IP CDN, origin server and video recording management software to support Entel TV, the companys newest OTT, which uses the first Android TV Operator Tier Box in the country.  We see great opportunity in [...]

Cable Club launches Android TV and mobile apps offering in Peru powered by Viaccess-Orca

Viaccess Orca (VO), global leader providing OTT and TV platforms, content protection and advanced data solutions, has announced this last Thursday that Peruvian pay TV operator Cable Club is launching an OTT offering featuring Android TV STBs, mobile apps for live video streaming, and catch-up TV content, powered by VOs TVaaS cloud-based TV platform and [...]

Oregan Networks launches SparQ Middleware for Android TV on Megacable hybrid devices

UK software and services company Oregan Networks has announced this last Wednesday, February 24th a new project for Mexican pay TV operator Megacable, through which Oregan launches the SparQ Middleware for Android TV on the Mexican company hybrid devices. As the system integrator of Megacables Android TV Operator Tier Hybrid STBs, manufactured by a partnering [...]

Wom strengthens its internet via FTTH offer with new 100 mbps plan in Chile

Chilean mobile operator Wom has officially announced through its official website the launch of a new internet plan via FTTH with up to 100 mbps with symmetric speed -that is, it supports the same upload and download speed-, for CH $ 9,990 (USD 14) per month. The new plan is added to two others previously [...]

Megacable does not include original content productions on its future plans

As reported on Friday, February 19th on the specialized website El CEO, the Mexican holding company Megacable has decided not to produce original content. In August 2019, the company announced the launch of its first original series, but plans in this area are not set to continue. We are not going to create our own [...]

Movistar Peru ends 2020 with 136 thousand homes with FTTH in Lima and plans to reach 600 thousand this year

As part of the its 2020 financial results presentation  officially announced on February 12th, Telefonica Peru -where it operates under the Movistar brand, as in the rest of the countries in the region-, announced that it has strengthened its FTTH deployment offer in Lima, and ended the year with about 136 million homes with that [...]

TyC Sports strengthens interaction with audiences with Flowics

Flowics, a company that provides technology solutions to produce interactive and graphic content on TV, announced this Wednesday, January 20th, an agreement with the Argentine pay TV channel TyC Sports, focused on sports content, in order to implement  its production platform, which It will allow the TV channel you to work with greater agility and [...]

Nordija to launch new IPTV / OTT platform in partnership with Pontis Technologies

Scandinavian IPTV and OTT platform provider Nordija has announced this last Monday, December 21st a partnership agreement with Pontis Technologies, leading integration IP television deployment based in Argentina, to offer a complete end-to-end IPTV / OTT platform, aiming to meet the current needs and requirements of the Latin American market. According to what was officially [...]

TV Azteca launches Audience Insights platform with Vault AI in Mexico

As reported by various specialized websites last December 18th, TV Azteca (Grupo Salinas) has recently announced the launch of Real Unscripted, an audience information prediction platform, as part of a strategic partnership with Vault Analytics (Vault AI). The platform is based on artificial intelligence and will be used by TV Azteca to evaluate the answer [...]

Five last SmartLabs projects during 2020 were based on Android AOSP

Another of the panels that took place last December 2nd during the Nextv Series Mexicos virtual edition was entitled Android migration: demystifying the challenges of integration and roll out There, Dataxis held a one-on-one session with Eduardo Campos, Regional Director for the Americas at SmartLabs. Regarding the attractiveness of Android TV for pay TV operators, [...]