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UniqCast IPTV/OTT/DVB Platform now available in the Cloud

September 8, 2022

UniqCast, the leader in providing end-to-end IPTV/OTT/DVB solutions for Telcos, ISPs, Mobile, DVB, OTT providers, broadcasters, and content owners, has announced that its IPTV/OTT/DVB platform is now available in the Cloud. With cloud offering, UniqCast enables operators and content providers in EMEA, LATAM, and APAC regions to launch video streaming services rapidly and with no up-front cost.

UniqCast IPTV/OTT/DVB Platform, available as a PaaS model, includes subscriber and content management, streaming and CDN, transcoding as well as client applications. It provides the same mature technology and features as the UniqCast turnkey IPTV/OTT/DVB solution that is widely used by operators across the globe. Main benefits include premium UX for all client applications, options to configure your own UI, cloud or private CDN and advanced business models including advertising.

“Our Turnkey IPTV/OTT/DVB solution has been used by Telcos, ISPs, mobile, OTT, and DVB operators across the four continents for almost 10 years. It was a logical next step, to offer the same IPTV/OTT/DVB platform from the cloud.”, said Marko Hiti, CMO at UniqCast. “Our goal is to make our technology even more accessible for all types of operators and content providers, and to provide premium UX to viewers across the globe.”

UniqCast Cloud includes streaming and CDN capabilities, which enables streaming from the cloud or different hybrid cloud models, where operators can have part of the solution on-premise and build their private CDN for IPTV, OTT or DVB networks. Special licensing differentiates UniqCast from other cloud video streaming offers, enabling operators to significantly lower the CDN bandwidth cost. The whole solution is carefully designed and optimized to provide the minimum TCO for the service providers.

Top highlights of the UniqCast Cloud include:

  • No up-front cost
  • Launch in days, instead of months
  • Lower bandwidth cost
  • Multi-screen applications with premium UX
  • Anti-churn features
  • Flexible monetization options including advertising
  • Live and offline transcoding from cloud or on-site
  • Multi DRM content protection
  • Ability to configure your own premium UX
  • Support for IPTV, DVB and OTT scenarios
  • Streaming from the cloud or hybrid private CDN options

“I believe that with our UniqCast Cloud, operators and content providers are now able to deploy new services or replace their existing, legacy platforms quickly, with minimum investment and no risk.” continues Darko Robič, CEO at UniqCast, “Multiscreen applications with option to launch own premium UX in a day in combination with powerful backend and anti-churn features is a solution that will help any video streaming service to reduce churn and bring new subscribers instantly.

Visit UniqCast at IBC in Amsterdam in Hall 5, stand 5.D61.

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