PARIS – Dec. 3, 2014 – Telecom organizations and service providers are looking to add multi-screen television services to their offerings but are faced with the ongoing challenge of providing quality video to customers even with limited network bandwidth. To assist in its efforts to bring television and Video On Demand services to its subscribers on any set top box, integrated telecommunication services operator Maxcom Telecomunicaciones selected ATEME for its TITAN “Any to Any” video encoding software platform.
Chosen for its highly skilled and dependable customer support, ATEME’s partner, telecom systems integrator XSN Group, was selected by Maxcom to implement the TITAN solution.
- Service operator integrates software solution: Maxcom is an integrated telecommunication services operator providing widespread voice and data services to residential customers in metropolitan markets in Mexico. The company looked to ATEME’s technology for its superior efficiency both in space requirements in the head-end (density) and in bandwidth consumption (higher quality video with lower bitrate).
- Software-based solution yields rapid growth: After only two years with a presence in Mexico, ATEME’s footprint in the country has shown record growth (100 percent+) in 2014, largely driven by the interest in software-based solutions for video transcoding.
- TITAN Live Any-to-Any: ATEME’s carrier-grade video processing solution is a real-time, multi-channel/format encoder/transcoder for multi-screen delivery of linear channels (TV, mobile and Web) that includes support for live 4Kp60 HEVC encoding. The XSN Group also integrated ATEME’s TITAN File, a multi-codec/multi-format file-based video transcoding software that delivers improved video quality and bandwidth efficiency of content delivery over managed networks and the Internet, to any device such as UHDTV, TV, smartphone, tablet, PC or Web player. The TITAN “Any to Any”—any input, any output— a hybrid carrier-grade multiplatform solution with support of SDI and IP input feeds, was the perfect solution for today’s needs and tomorrow’s requirements. For additional information, visithttp://ateme.com/en/products/Transcoders/.
Miguel Angel Ceballos, VP operations, Maxcom, said:
In this fast-paced technology environment, nothing less than state-of-the-art video encoding performance will do. TITAN provides us with the efficiency we need to deliver the quality our customers demand. Both the XSN Group and ATEME teams provided us with the expertise to implement this technology and we look forward to providing our customers with the best the industry has to offer in TV everywhere services.
Edgar Ceron, CEO and president, XSN Group, said:
In order for us to offer excellent service to our customers, we have to rely on a product that is backed by technical expertise, as well as top-notch customer support. We depend on ATEME’s expertise to assist us in providing consistent quality for any video service that our service provider customers wish to deploy. This win exemplifies what great partnerships can produce.
ATEME is a global leader in advanced video compression solutions for the broadcast industry and a world leading provider of HEVC, MPEG-4 / H.264 and MPEG-2 bandwidth efficient compression technology. ATEME encoding solutions are deployed widely for broadcast contribution links, distribution, multi-screen live streaming, OTT and VOD applications. More information is available at www.ateme.com.
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