Partnership enables distribution of live DVB-based IPTV channels to screens throughout organizations
IBC2019, RAI Amsterdam – September 12, 2019– Haivision, a market leader in video streaming solutions, today announced an exclusive world-wide technology partnership agreement with Anevia, a leading provider of OTT and IPTV software solutions. With this agreement, Haivision will integrate Anevia’s Flamingo advanced DVB to IP gateway technology as part of Haivision Media Platform to deliver broadcast television channels to desktops and set-top boxes in corporate environments.
Haivision’s extensive global customer footprint includes financial institutions, Fortune 500 corporations, broadcast and media companies, and government organizations. Flamingo is widely installed in the world’s leading hotels, hospitals, and enterprises to deliver the latest multi-screen in-room entertainment and guest services. The combined technology ensures that Haivision customers around the world can distribute live DVB-based IPTV channels to screens throughout their organization from cable, satellite, or terrestrial feeds.
Anevia’s flexible and modular software-based Flamingo integrates seamlessly with Haivision Media Platform, the state-of-the-art multi-site live video distribution platform that provides secure live video streaming, video-on-demand, as well as IPTV with customizable signage. With Anevia Flamingo for Haivision Media Platform, new enterprise customers get a seamless DVB to IP workflow, while existing customers have a future-proof upgrade path for distributing DVB streams to IPTV channels across their organizations.
“Advances in digital broadcasting and IP technology, as well as the evolution in workplace culture, have accelerated the demand for instant, always-on access to business critical IPTV content,“ said Peter Maag, Chief Marketing Officer of Haivision. “Anevia’s class-leading DVB to IP technology aligns perfectly with our vision for the future developments in our sector and gives us and our customers the flexibility we need to ensure our solutions stay at the leading edge of the IPTV industry.”
Along with DVB to IP conversion, Flamingo provides Haivision Media Platform with customizable channel lineups for electronic programming guides (EPG), conditional access modules for de-scrambling as well as re-scrambling software features, and the ability to send untranscoded IP streams directly to Haivision Play Set-Top Boxes. With modular configuration and high-density chassis options, Flamingo can support hundreds of channels in a single chassis and is ideally suited for use in all DVB-based enterprise environments which use Haivision Media Platform.
Commenting for Anevia, Ivonne Prugnaud, Executive Vice President Sales Worldwide Enterprise, said: “We are delighted our technology has been selected by one of the world’s leading IPTV solution providers to the corporate enterprise market. We already have a well-established presence in the hospitality and healthcare sectors and this partnership gives us an ideal platform to expand our reach beyond our traditional markets and tap into the growing demand for internal digital broadcast solutions in the enterprise sector.”
Haivision will be showcasing Haivision Media Platform with Anevia Flamingo at the IBC conference in Amsterdam between September 13-18 at Hall 14, Stand 14.G27. For more information about Anevia Flamingo for Haivision Media Platform, visitwww.haivision.com.
Anevia is a leading OTT and IPTV software provider of innovative multiscreen solutions for the delivery of live TV, streaming video, time-shifted TV and video on demand services. The company offers a comprehensive portfolio of video compression, multiscreen IPTV head-ends, Cloud DVR and CDN solutions to enable viewers to enjoy a next-generation TV experience – anywhere, anytime and on any screen – including 4K UHD content. The solutions have been widely adopted by globally renowned telecom and pay-TV operators, TV broadcasters and video service providers in hospitality, healthcare and corporate businesses.
Founded in 2003, Anevia has a track record of being first to market with advanced video technologies. The company is a member of and active contributor to several TV, media and hospitality industry associations. Headquartered in France, with regional offices in the USA, Dubai and Singapore, Anevia is listed on the Paris Euronext Growth market.
Haivision is the leader in live video streaming technologies, providing more than 25,000 organizations globally with video solutions that help them stream broadcast-quality, low-latency video from anywhere. Founded in 2004, Haivision is a profitable, privately held company with headquarters in Montreal and Chicago, and regional offices located throughout the Americas, Europe, Middle-East and APAC. To help solve the world’s most difficult video streaming challenges, Haivision open sourced its award winning SRT low latency video streaming protocol in 2017 and founded the SRT Alliance, which now has over 250 industry leading companies supporting this new standard. Awarded an Emmy® for Technology and Engineering from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Haivision is also recognized as one of the most influential companies in video by Streaming Media and one of the fastest growing companies by Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500. Learn more athaivision.com.