PlayBox Technology Appoints VIDI as DACH Region Master Distributor

Friday, November 10, 2017

PlayBox Technology announces a key addition to its global partnership team with the appointment of VIDI GmbH as master distributor for the DACH region comprising Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
"We see this partnership as a perfect marriage," says PlayBox Technology President Don Ash. "We have a large number of clients in the DACH Region who will benefit from the local support VIDI can offer as well as local access to the latest software versions and hardware upgrades. We identified an opportunity to offer PlayBox Technology customers in Germany, Austria and Switzerland exclusive deals to upgrade their current systems. This campaign together with the high level of personal service provided by VIDI proved highly successful and has attracted a large number of new clients to the PlayBox Technology brand."

"We have partnered with PlayBox Technology for many years and are very pleased to have been promoted to the role of DACH region master distributor," adds VIDI GmbH Managing Director Jürgen Jahn. "PlayBox Technology is one of the broadcast industry's great innovators and continues to lead the market in terms of IT-based channel branding and playout centred on AirBox Neo and the various Neo system modules. We are also seeing strong customer interest in the PlayBox Technology CloudAir offering both as a basis for fast-start-up 'red-button' channels and for long term applications such as cloud-based content archives and disaster recovery centres."

Established in 1983, VIDI GmbH ( has served the professional broadcast market with value-added distribution of a vast variety of broadcast technology solutions. VIDi's guiding principle was always to support the company's client base with innovative and effective solutions and services to help customers achieve the highest possible standards of performance and content delivery. VIDI's focus is primarily on selling high quality system products and solutions to national and international clients in the broadcast industry. VIDI has recently expanded its portfolio to provide comprehensive system integration services.