German-language IPTV provider ocilion selects Vubiquity to power their premium content offering via Vubiquity’s Content Cloud platform
ST. LOUIS – August 4, 2021 Vubiquity, part of the Amdocs (NASDAQ: DOX) Media Division and one of the leading global providers of premium content services and media technology solutions, today announced it has been selected by ocilion, an IPTV provider and content specialist serving the German-speaking market, to provide content for 50-plus telecommunication operators across Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Liechtenstein and Luxembourg. Vubiquity will provide a wide selection of premium film and TV content available to rent or buy, in the highest quality — Ultra HD (4K) — hosted and served from Vubiquity’s Content Cloud platform.
Under a new five-year, expanded agreement with ocilion, Vubiquity will provide a full end-to-end content management service including licensing, processing, delivery and workflow management.
“As we expand our offering across different countries in the German-speaking market, we need to seamlessly and cost-effectively serve these new partners, and provide more comprehensive ‘rent or buy’ services via VOD and electronic sell through (EST), and in the highest quality, Ultra HD (UHD),” said Hans Kühberger, ocilion’s founder and managing partner. “With its simplified cloud-based workflows and instant access to content catalogues from major and indie studios, Vubiquity’s Content Cloud will enable us to broaden our content offering in a way that meets the needs of a very competitive market.”
Darcy Antonellis, head of Amdocs Media, said: “We are very pleased to expand our relationship with ocilion and to support their goals of expanding their media and entertainment offerings to their customers. By providing ocilion with a comprehensive managed service, the focus will be simplification of the distribution and the monetization process as ocilion continues to deliver a compelling experience to its audience — now and in the future.
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About ocilion IPTV Technologies GmbH
Since 2004 the IPTV specialist ocilion is developing tailor-made complete IPTV solutions for service providers and network operators as well as for the in-house sector – from hotels to hospitals to stadiums. As a leading B2B provider in German-speaking countries, ocilion serves more than 80 network operators and has realized more than 150 in-house installations. Network operators have the choice between an on-premises installation and a comprehensive cloud service. All dedicated to providing state of the art entertainment including live TV, replay and on-demand content on all screens.
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