GRENOBLE, France, January 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
Keepixo, a leading provider of software-based head-end solutions for IPTV and OTT, announces that m:tel has selected its high density transcoders and mosaic generators for its new OTT multiscreen service.
Keepixo OTT transcoders are used to deliver more than 60 channels using Apple HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) protocol to a variety of devices with different screen resolutions.
m:tel also uses Keepixo Mosaic generators to compose multiple channels into one single view, and produce various sport and promotion mosaic channels for an enhanced user experience.
"OTT and Multiscreen have become an integral part of Telecommunication providers service line-ups. The flexibility offered by our high density OTT transcoders and mosaic generators allowed m:tel to expand their IPTV service and complement it with an OTT multiscreen offering with exciting new features." commented Jerome Blanc, COO of Keepixo.
"OTT is key to ensure differentiation of m:tel's TV offer. It also allows us to expand our IPTV service beyond our own access network borders. We selected Keepixo to ensure quick and smooth integration of the new service. We are using Keepixo products to prepare all the content delivered as a part of m:tel OTT Multiscreen platform" says Aleksandar Veselinovic, Head of the Sector for Planning and Engineering of Switching Systems and Services at m:tel.
m:tel is the most successful national telecom operator in Bosnia and Herzegovina, with a mission to provide unprecedented communication experience in all areas. With more than 1,600,000 users, m:tel offers a wide range of telecommunication services including fixed line telephony, internet, mobile telephony, IPTV and OTT TV. For more information about m:tel visit m:tel's website (http://www.mtel.ba).
Keepixo, the spin-off of Allegro DVT's broadcast business, is a leading provider of software-based and cloud-ready head-end solutions for IPTV & OTT. Keepixo offers live encoders, file-based video transcoders and delivery solutions featuring advanced functions such as Catch-Up, Start-Over and nPVR. Keepixo solutions are used by more than 130 customers including 40 tier-1 operators worldwide.