PlayBox Technology and Gencom Technology, New Zealand (www.gencom.com) have signed a contract appointing Gencom as a dealer for Australia and New Zealand.
PlayBox Technology has started a partnership with Unitecnic in Spain. The Spanish Broadcast Systems Company designs, installs and supports turnkey projects and is fully trained in designing, selling and supporting PlayBox Technology workflow solutions. The cooperation between the two companies aims high and offers solutions at your price with free support for the life of the product.
PlayBox Technology will have a big presence at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest. The biggest such contest to date will take place between the 22nd and 26th May 2012 in Baku, Azerbaijan and is hosted by Ictimai TV, part of the Azerbaijan’s Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company.
PlayBox Technology servers are now providing playout and branding at four channels owned by the Una Vez Mas Television Group. UVM, the largest Azteca America affiliate in the US with 33 O&O stations, has the new servers on air at KHDF Las Vegas, KPDF Phoenix, WUVM Atlanta and KVDF San Antonio.
PlayBox Technology has completed the supply and installation of 15 new playout channels for the fast growing satellite service provider, Noorsat. Noorsat is a long-term PlayBox customer and this latest phase of channel expansion takes its total number of PlayBox playout channels to 120. Other PlayBox equipment includes ingest, CG and storage taking the total number of servers installed in Noorsat’s technical operations centre at Manama, Bahrain, to 139.
It’s easy to pick out just the highlights of a trade show and write a glowing report based on that, the icing on the cake. For PlayBox Technology NAB 2012 was not like that, the whole cake was great. Fantastic!
PlayBox Technology enjoyed a 20% increase in the number of visitors interested in our solutions at CABSAT 2012, Dubai, and the best place to meet broadcasters and dealers from The Middle East. The exhibition took place from 28th February to the 1st March and was the third successful show in a month for PlayBox Technology with dealers and customers as well as prospects dealers and customers visiting the stand from the opening minutes to the closing seconds over all 3 days of the show.
PlayBox Technology strengthens its ties with Periactes, who will now distribute our solutions in Belgium. For over nine years Periactes has partnered PlayBox Technology in French speaking African countries and the results have been great. With sales in countries such as Benin, Senegal, Burundi and Cameroon with excellent after sales support, Periactes has proved itself a loyal partner and will to start developing the Belgium market as part of its territories.
BES Expo 2012 was a great success for PlayBox Technology this year with a perfect quality and size of stand, the company was out to show it meant business during its fifth BES attendance. Both the stand and the number of staff manning it were the biggest ever for the company at this exhibition.
The PlayBox Technology stand, our biggest yet at BVE, proved a massive success with our existing clients and new prospective clients. All 3 days saw constant interest for new business opportunities with top national and international broadcasters and system integrators including many broadcasters and integrators from Africa including Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya and Uganda.