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Redge Media and Beacon partnership

November 8, 2021

Redge Media video software and Beacon STB hardware have come partnered together to decrease time to market and deployment costs. The partnership will cover primarily the Android and RDK ecosystems for online or hybrid environments.

Redge Media is the comprehensive technology platform for building online TV. For Video Delivery it provides encoders, origin, CDN, Multi-DRM and player. For Service Delivery it gives Backend to manage content, services and users, and Frontend applications for a range of Connected TVs, PC browsers and mobiles. With dedicated UX – developed by the dedicated video UX team – It caters for various types of OTT services such as vMVPD, BVoD, VoD, Sports, News, Education, Lifestyle. The Personalized recommendations and OTT content watermarking are also the options. Redge Media serves major OTT service providers in the CEE region: TVN Discovery, Iliad Play Now, Go3 Baltics, RASP, Vectra, Canal+ a.o.. Redge Media platform is provided by the company Redge Technologies.

Beacon INC is a South Korean based technology company that mainly specializes in the development & manufacturing of digital connectivity devices, including STB based on Android OTT & DVB hybrid, RDK, Linux based technology for pay-TV operators and telcos. It offers value-added digital broadcasting services to more than 35 customers in about 28 countries. Beacon INC is providing Android based STB to Telekom Srbija, Telekom Slovenije, Bulsatcom, Vodafone, Sappa, and Unitel T+ in CEE region. Beacon has been building a strategic partnership with a diverse group of global companies over the world. Based on mutual collaboration with conditional access companies, major middleware solution providers, and system integrators, the company will continue to strengthen the position as a global leader in the field of STB design and manufacturing.

The partnership between Redge Media SW and Beacon STB HW will offer the market pre-integrated components and development teams with clean communication arteries. It will result in project risk reduction and faster and cost-effective deployments.

Redge Media and Beacon will be present on IBC in Amsterdam, from 3rd to 6th of December 2021. Beacon, located at booth 5.A67, will showcase its STB HW range with focus on Android TV. Redge Media, located at booth 5.F21, will feature its CDN 3.0 technology and its UX 3.0 solutions dedicated to VOD, news, sport and lifestyle video services, among others.

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