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OSN selects Bitmovin Encoding for WAVO.

April 8, 2019

OSN has selected Bitmovin Encoding to offer pristine video content to subscribers of its video streaming service, WAVO.

The WAVO online streaming platform is supported by OSN, an entertainment network in the Middle East and North Africa. The platform showcases a range of content including live TV, shows on demand, hit movies and popular series in English and Arabic.

“Our viewers want the widest range of content on all their devices and at an affordable price, without compromising on video quality. Bitmovin Encoding enables us to deliver high quality content across our Media Supply Chain, allowing us to offer the richest experience on our streaming service WAVO,” said Dave Mace, Cloud and Digital Services, OSN.

“Consumers in the MENA region embraced online video early on and demand high quality content that is available at any time and on any device,” said Stefan Lederer, CEO at Bitmovin. “OSN has a track record of investing in innovative and creative technology to offer the most advanced, comfortable and affordable viewing experience to its subscribers. We are proud that OSN selected Bitmovin to help facilitate its Media Supply Chain workflows and optimise content encoding to the highest standard.”

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