Icareus has delivered its Icareus Playout EPG platform to Dialog TV, based in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Dialog TV is the leading direct broadcast satellite pay TV service provider in Sri Lanka, reaching over 700.000 customers.
Icareus Playout was selected because it offers an economical and versatile platform meeting the high requirements of Dialog TV. It enables the Dialog TV to offer better TV experience to its customers and viewers while managing the channel lineups and network parameters in the most efficient way possible. The EPG solution delivered supports Dialog TV’s extensive network environment with 6 networks and about 100 services.
Icareus Playout platform provides also a secure future migration path to Hybrid broadcast/broadband TV services based on HbbTV (www.hbbtv.org) standard and SmartTVs.
The Icareus Playout system provides to Dialog TV’s network environment the most flexible and highly modular platform to enhance the EPG services.
Icareus Director Mr Mikko Karppinen comments the new customer: “We are proud and happy to work with Dialog TV, which is the leading satellite pay TV operator in Sri Lanka, known for its high quality service.”