The ever increasing popularity of large-screen television displays has generated a corresponding rise in demand for high quality sports coverage. Antenna, one of the main television networks in Cyprus, recently decided to expand the master control room at its Nicosia headquarters to accommodate three sports channels for Cytavision.
Europe’s largest dedicated broadcast gaming network, The Player Channel, has chosen “EdgeBox”, an automated remote playout solution from PlayBox Technology. The new system is installed at the channel’s playout service provider and can be fully controlled from the broadcaster’s operations centre in Hammersmith.
SPI International USA uses PlayBox to Launch New Channels
West Palm Beach, FLA. – Olympusat is the leading developer and distributor of independent Hispanic, Specialty and Faith & Family television networks in the United States.
KMTV is the first international TV network that focuses on Korean pop music and drama. It provides an array of the latest top quality entertainment programming from Korea with all the favourite K-pop stars. The channel has recently embarked on an expansion programme to establish its presence in more countries in Asia, and involving playout solutions from PlayBox Technology.
PlayBox Technology equipped the latest Romanian TV channel called Giga TV Situated in Bucharest. The new TV channel aims high with very heterogeneous programming consisting of news, talk shows, films and entertainment. Giga TV is aiming to be in the Top 3 National Broadcasters, their motto: “We Think Different!” and together with quality programmes is the basis for future success.
PlayBox Technology has delivered a fully integrated multi-channel DVB workflow solution to Kino Polska in Poland. The SPI group delivers a bouquet of channels for its viewers that include the 9 film channels called FilmBox, as well as FashionBox, FightBox, DocuBox and more, totaling 15 channels. All channels are broadcast in 16:9, most in HD, and are transmitted to Central and Eastern Europe.
London, 28 July 2011 – PlayBox Technology has delivered a complete multichannel playout system for six new television channels based in Tbilisi for the Global Media Group (GMG), the largest cable television broadcaster in Georgia. This turnkey project was managed by PlayBox Technology’s recently formed Broadcast Systems Group in partnership with the systems integrator Qualitron Systems, Finland. The complete system was delivered and in service on time within a short timescale.
The Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic is a landlocked exclave of Azerbaijan. The region borders Armenia, Iran and Turkey with Nakhchivan its capital. It is believed that Noah’s ark, probably the height of technology at the time, landed there and now, several thousand years later, PlayBox Technology arrived there too.
PlayBox Technology has equipped Kujtesa with eight new TV channels for its Cable TV network. Kujtesa has started broadcasting a bouquet of channels for its viewers that consists of six film channels named K Shqip, (K Albanian, an Albanian movie channel), K Film 1 to K Film 5 (covering different genres) and two documentary channels that are due to be launched shortly.