Megacable, one of the largest cable TV providers in Mexico, is expanding the delivery of its Xview+ OTT service to Android TV set-top boxes using VO’s TV Platform solution.
With unified content management and multi-device delivery capabilities, VO’s TV Platform will simplify the delivery of Xview+ to Megacable subscribers, providing them with access to live, VoD, time-shift TV, catch-up TV and recorded content, as well as premium OTT offerings on any device.
“As we expand the reach of our Xview+ service nationwide across Mexico, it is critical to partner with a technology provider with extensive OTT deployment expertise and on-the-ground support,” said Gerardo Seifert, CMO at Megacable. “VO’s TV Platform is supported by a rich ecosystem of partners and a dedicated local engineering team that will simplify the roll out of this exciting service.”
Megacable’s Xview+ service merges the best content in one place, creating a unified user experience for subscribers. With VO’s TV Platform, it will be simple for Megacable to manage, deliver and monetise Xview+. The platform includes an end-to-end security solution for content protection, with content encryption, device authentication, licence management and parental control. Additionally, VO’s platform offers analytics-based content discovery and TV apps features that will allow Megacable to deliver personalised content recommendations.
“Xview+ is available on Android TV set-top boxes, bringing an unparalleled video streaming experience to millions of Megacable subscribers in Mexico,” said Philippe Leonetti, CEO of Viaccess-Orca. “As the most complete solution for operating OTT services, our TV Platform simplifies content preparation, management, delivery, protection and personalisation. With our platform, Megacable can deliver a seamless cross-screen user experience, increasing their viewer engagement and revenues.”