Harmonic, a specialist in OTT video delivery solutions, and Viaccess-Orca (VO), a global player in providing OTT and TV platforms, content protection, and advanced data solutions, have announced that Global Technology Group, a telecommunications operator in Myanmar, is launching an OTT service called La La Kyi powered by Harmonic’s VOS 360 media processing SaaS and Viaccess-Orca’s TVaaS cloud-based TV platform. Designed to speed up the time to market for OTT services, the end-to-end, fully managed cloud-based TV service solution will enable Global Technology Group to deliver high-quality live and VoD content on any screen with unique user experience.
“Providing TV Everywhere services is becoming an absolute necessity for operators that want to stay competitive,” said Prasert Laosaengpha, Chief Technology Officer at Global Technology Group. “We chose Harmonic and Viaccess-Orca’s end-to-end managed cloud-based media service platform to reduce our infrastructure costs and allow us to move fast, in terms of getting our new OTT service off the ground and adding new features in the future. We’re excited to offer subscribers a large portfolio of local content on TVs, smartphones, and tablets to compete with the major players.”