Tvinci powers Philippines’ Blink
September 9, 2013
Tvinci, the pay-OTT platform provider, has confirmed that its OTT 2.0 platform will power a new premium and personal OTT TV service in the Philippines called ‘Blink’. Content is provided by Deluxe OnDemand, and consists of Hollywood blockbusters and prime time TV series.
Launching in Q4 2013, the service will initially roll out in the Philippines, and already boasts a total of 500 movies, 2,000 hours of TV series and general entertainment channels from leading Hollywood studios. In addition, the service will have six live channels with full EPG support, and plans to launch more by the end of 2013.
“We are delighted that our OTT 2.0 platform has been selected to power Blink – the most innovative TV service in the Philippines. Blink offers a personal and social TV service using our platform to manage content, users, devices, business rules and user experience. Blink is set to provide consumers in the Philippines with a transformed viewing experience,” said Ofer Shayo, CEO, Tvinci. “The quality of the content provided by Deluxe OnDemand is superb and their content services – ingestion, encoding, encryption and streaming – provide their customers with exceptionally high quality video. It is a pleasure to work with Deluxe OnDemand on Blink, and I believe that the Tvinci-Deluxe OnDemand partnership is a winning formula for any service provider.”