AB Group selects Ericsson for 4K UHD playout service

Friday 26 August 2016 | 11:47 CET | News
Ericsson announced to have signed a multi-year contract with French broadcaster AB Group to provide playout services for Ultra Nature, a 4K ultra HD (UHD) channel launched by AB Group on 19 May. The channel, dedicated to wildlife, travel and extreme sport programmes, is the first UHD channel to launch in France and is one of AB Group's 16 thematic channels. The broadcaster had previously selected Ateme's Titan Live platform to provide a video compression encoding solution for Ultra Nature. For Ericsson, the contract win reinforces its position in the UHD market, as it helped design and launch

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Companies: AB Group
Countries: France
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