Telikom PNG selected UniqCast to provide OTT/IPTV solution
Today, Telikom PNG offers retail business of voice and data broadband services along with wholesale business of these voice and data services. Partnering with UniqCast, established vendor and system integrator for interactive video services, Telikom PNG will now be able to offer full triple play service with premium TV experience to their subscribers.
UniqCast, together with their partner, Benchmark Broadcast, system integrator from Singapore, provided content and subscriber management, streaming server as well as client application for Android TV STB devices.
“We selected UniqCast TV platform because it combines middleware and streaming capabilities in a single platform and provides excellent user experience across all devices,” says Xavier Victor, CEO of Telikom PNG.
“UniqCast convinced us with their professional support and knowledge sharing during the selection process and they helped us during the implementation phase as well, especially on network and transcoding,” adds Mr. Victor.
“We are proud to be able to help Telikom with our experience in end to end IPTV/OTT projects and network specifics of island countries,” said Mr. Darko Robič, CEO at UniqCast. “I look forward to further cooperation with Telikom and future extensions of their service. ”
“Excellent cooperation of all parties and flexibility of the UniqCast solution resulted in quick and smooth project delivery,” said Mr. Ramesh Babu, CTO at Benchmark Broadcast. “We are excited to support Telikom PNG for their TV service and to extend partnership with UniqCast in the region.”
About Telikom PNG (www.telikompng.com.pg)
Telikom PNG is the leading telecommunications company with a telecommunications system that is among the most modern in the South Pacific region. Services currently available feature landline, Telikom mobile service, fixed wireless voice & data, Wimax broadband, VSAT, PABX, IPVLAN, VPN and Website and email hosting services. With its proud history of service spanning over six decades, Telikom is into the business of providing advanced innovative communication solutions in PNG and clients in the region.
About UniqCast (www.uniqcast.com)
UniqCast helps Telcos, ISPs, Broadcasters, OTT, mobile and DVB operators, to build turnkey IPTV/OTT/DVB multiscreen solutions in a cost efficient way, delivering enjoyable TV experience to the end users. We provide a single point of contact and full, end to end responsibility, to minimize risks for the operator and to guarantee a successful launch of the TV service. Every TV system is unique, we simply help you deliver it.
About Benchmark Broadcast (www.benchmarkbroadcast.com)
Benchmark Broadcast Systems is a broadcast systems integrator. Headquartered in Singapore – and with offices in Bangkok, Chennai, Delhi, Dhaka, Kuala Lumpur and Manila – we design, install and commission television stations and channels for customers all across Asia. With over 450 man years of broadcast integration experience, our team has been delivering solutions to customers from Bangladesh to Bhutan, China, India, Malaysia, the Middle East, Mongolia, Pakistan, the Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan and Vietnam