PlayBox Technology once again participated in the largest broadcast event in India, Broadcast India. The 2012 exhibition was the best ever for PlayBox Technology India with many new customers visiting the booth and existing customers interested to see the latest PlayBox Technology solutions.
StarTimes, based in Beijing, China, has installed 12 PlayBox Technology servers at NTA, the Nigerian Television Authority in Lagos. These are used to broadcast six Chinese channels into Nigeria via a DTH platform.
PlayBox Technology has supplied two AirBox playout and automation servers to London-based broadcaster OHTV. These add to OHTV’s existing channels, also supported with PlayBox Technology severs, as the broadcaster continues to expand its operations.
PlayBox Technology has supplied two playout channels to ViewSat, a leading provider of global broadcast and transmission services for television and radio channels. This brings the total of PlayBox Technology channels operating at ViewSat to 25 and continues a long relationship between the two companies.
The Paley Center for Media in New York City has an international collection of nearly 150,000 programmes covering almost 100 years of television and radio history, including news, public affairs programs and documentaries, performing arts programs, children's programming, sports, comedy and variety shows and commercial advertising.
IBC, this year involving over 50,000 people, lived up to its reputation as the biggest broadcast show in Europe. While PlayBox Technology was presenting its latest developments, around the 1400 stands at the show there was a big emphasis in networked technology and the almost unspoken use of standard platforms rather then dedicated hardware.
Hong Kong-based broadcaster Phoenix Chinese News and Entertainment (Phoenix CNE), part of the Phoenix Chinese TV Group, has gone live from its new UK playout center and studios. The broadcaster operates internationally to serve audiences in Southeast Asia, Australasia, Europe and the U.S. in Mandarin and Cantonese.
PlayBox Technology takes another step towards expanding their global reach while tightening relationships with customers and partners around the globe, creating a new network of dedicated WebShops.
PlayBox Technology is developing a group of WebShop platforms to compliment the company’s offices around the world. With 14 offices in 9 countries and a well-developed dealer network, these new WebShops expands our capability to cover over 100 countries and supply broadcast solutions almost anywhere.
PlayBox Technology has supplied and installed an EdgeBox remote playout system for the Nautical Channel. The equipment now operating at WRN Broadcast in London is providing playout for DISH in Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA.
In Recent Years using Web browser, Smart Devices or Mobile Phones became the most natural way to interface with applications, remote servers, and resources in the “Cloud”. Easy and Universal access to remote Playout Servers, Ingest Encoders, Content Management and Scheduling becomes more and more part of the daily routine for Broadcasters.