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Insight TV picks Amagi for OTT in UK, US, Spain

January 17, 2020

Amagi, a global player in cloud-based technology for TV and OTT broadcasters, has announced that Insight TV, the 4K broadcaster, has transitioned its three newly launched OTT channels – Insight TV Lifestyle, InWonder, and InTrouble to the Amagi cloud platform. All three channels are currently delivered to STIRR platform in the US, with InTrouble being delivered to the UK, and Insight TV Lifestyle to Spain on Samsung TV Plus platform. Additionally, Insight TV Lifestyle is also delivered to the Oona TV platform in Indonesia.

“Choosing Amagi as our back-end cloud technology provider has brought about a remarkable ease to our operations, reducing overall costs and effort,” said Rian Bester, CEO, Insight TV. “Their solutions are already pre-integrated with STIRR, Samsung TV Plus and other leading platforms. This has made the transition to Amagi quick and hassle-free”.

Hosted on a AWS public cloud infrastructure, Amagi CLOUDPORT packs in advanced features such as automated scheduling, dynamic graphics, live controls, 4K UHD playout, and 24×7 monitoring. It also has unmatched flexibility to support multiple distribution platforms, catering to their unique and individual requirements.

“Amagi is widely accepted by leading OTT platforms/devices across the world – both subscription-based and free ad-supported models. It makes Amagi a very attractive and obvious choice for content owners and digital networks to distribute their content to multiple platforms, across regions” said Srini, co-founder, Amagi. “We are excited to be the technology partner of Insight TV, and enable them to reach streaming audiences in their growth markets”.

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