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Canal Digital taps Xstream for iPad app for their TVE service, Canal Digital Go

Canal Digital customers in Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland can now see their favorite TV show and movies on their iPad with the recently launched Canal Digital GO iPad app, designed, developed and powered by Xstream . The app was quickly #1 in App Store Norway and #2 in App Store Sweden. The app is available for all Canal Digital customers, over 900 000 customers in the Nordics, regardless of which decoder they have at...

SES Platform Services selects Xstream to enhance Video on Demand platform delivery

Xstream, the premium provider of OTT and TV Everywhere services, today announced that SES Platform Services, a leading service provider of play-out and content management services for broadcasters and media companies has selected Xstream’s award winning management system, Xstream MediaMaker™, to power their existing Video on Demand delivery platform. The OTT video solution created by Xstream will enable SES Platform Services to offer their customers the market’s most flexible multi-tenant platform for the delivery of...

Simply Smarter OTT and TV Everywhere services

Over-the-Top TV (OTT) & TV Everywhere services are revolutionizing the way TV is delivered and consumed, in the home and on the go. Xstream has been a pioneer in OTT and TV Everywhere since 1999, drawing on their extensive experience, Xstream work with world-leading Content Owners, Content Aggregators, Telcos, Cable operators and MSOs such as Telenor, Disney, Pathé, Canal Digital, Altibox, ProSiebenSat1 and Comoyo.com.

SBS Belgium taps Xstream for OTT delivery

One of Belgium’s major broadcasters, SBS Belgium, has selected Xstream’s video management system, MediaMaker, for its new OTT video service on web and mobile devices. Due for rollout later this year, SBS Belgium’s new offering will include ingest module securing an automated ingest workflow, Subscription based video-on-demand (SVOD) and Transaction based video-on-demand (TVOD) solution, encrypted with Widevine DRM. SBS Belgium is the latest broadcaster to choose Xstream’s award winning video management system, MediaMaker, for creation...

Xstream Partners with MPP Global Solutions for OTT & TV Everywhere Monetisation

Xstream the premium provider of OTT and TV Everywhere services and vendor of the award winning video management system, MediaMaker, today announced their strategic partnership with MPP Global Solutions, the leading provider of Customer Relationship Management, Payment and eCommerce Solutions to the Media and Entertainment Industries. The partnership enables content owners to monetise content through seamless, flexible platforms building on over a decade of experience of both companies.

Pathé partners with Xstream for Widevine DRM on iOS & Android devices

Pathé is one of Europe’s leading film companies, with 22 movie theaters in the Netherlands. Pathé Thuis is the company’s online video service, offering premium HD quality movies on multiple devices. As part of this strategy, Pathé Thuis turned to Xstream to deliver Widevine DRM content protection for the iOS and Android platforms, enabling it to increase the amount of video content in direct response to consumer demand. “As an over-the-top movie service, DRM solutions...

Xstream chosen as a Red Herring Top 100

Xstream chosen as a Red Herring Top 100 Xstream the premium provider of OTT and TV Everywhere services and vendor of the award winning video management system, MediaMaker, today announced that they won the prestigious Red Herring Top 100 Europe Awards and thereby also listed among the World’s most promising Technology companies. The Red Herring Europe 100 award is given to the top 100 technology companies based on their technological innovation, management strength, market size,...

The battle of winning the war on the Nordic VOD market

The battle on the VOD market in Scandinavia is expanding like never before, and, over the last couple of months, it has taken a rapid growth, where old and new players on the VOD market are facing the challenge of their life, the challenge of finding the perfect business model and staying alive… How can they overcome this challenge? Who can capture the heart and money of the Nordic consumers? Scandinavian consumers have been faster...