PlayBox Technology announces a major expansion of its UK-based sales operation to encourage partnerships with broadcast systems integrators and resellers across Europe. This strategic advance will be spearheaded by Kevin Salvidge who joins PlayBox Technology (UK) Ltd as manager of Business Development - Channels.
PlayBox Technology demonstrated its latest advances in broadcast channel branding and playout at the NATExpo 2014 exhibition in Moscow. Held at the Crocus Expo venue, November 19-21, the show and its parallel conference attracted delegates from all parts of the Russian Commonwealth.
Rajawali Citra Television Indonesia (RCTI), Indonesia's first privately owned broadcast television network, has chosen a PlayBox Technology ProductionAirBox for installation at its headquarters in Jakarta. The order was placed following a detailed demonstration the system's capabilities by Horizon Global Media, the PlayBox Technology distributor in Indonesia.
PlayBox Technology announces the latest in a series of recent sales successes by its Jakarta-based office. Global TV, which broadcasts free-to-air via terrestrial transmitters, satellite, cable and streaming media, has invested in a ProductionAirBox playout server for installation at its headquarters west of the city.
PlayBox Technology reports strong interest in its range of broadcast channel-in-a-box branding and playout systems among visitors to the September 2014 IBC exhibition in Amsterdam. IBC this year attracted over 55,000 delegates, the highest number of attendees in the event's 47 year history.
PlayBox Technology announces two major additions to its global network of Service and Support Centres. The new offices will provide engineering and training for new and existing customers in Thailand and Indonesia. The Service and Support Centre for Thailand is located at 4/707 Block.B moo.7, Soi.Navamin, 68 Navamin Road, Klongkhum Bungkhum, Bangkok 10230. Telephone: +662 944-9139.
PlayBox Technology celebrated its 15th anniversary at IBC2014 in September plus the delivery of over 15,000 television playout and branding channels. PlayBox Technology pioneered the Channel-in-a-Box approach which empowered many broadcasters to advance from video tape to file-based playout along with delivering high-quality dynamic interactive graphics.
A PlayBox Technology AirBox and TitleBox form the technical heart of a new high-definition digital television channel, Bright TV, now on air in Thailand. The system was installed by 9Pages Innovation, a leading specialist in the design and integration of broadcast infrastructure.
Thai broadcaster TV Pool has upgraded its PlayBox Technology transmission control and playout system to allow high-definition delivery of Thai TV (Channel 17) on the country's terrestrial digital television platform. Three additional channels also received new HD playout systems. Currently transmitting in SD, Thai TV (Channel 27) and Loca TV (Channel 15 and Channel 25) can start transmitting in high definition whenever necessary. The system is located at TV Pool's headquarters in Bangkok.
PlayBox Technology announces the completion of a new transmission playout and graphics management system at the London studios of Loveworld Television. The new installation forms the central element of a major technical modernisation programme, replacing earlier third-party equipment.