UPC Broadband Chooses Verivue's OneVantage(TM) Content Delivery Solution for new Video on Demand ServiceOctober 25, 2011
Verivue, Inc. announced that it has been selected by UPC Broadband, the European cable division of Liberty Global, Inc., as a strategic technology provider for their on-demand video deployments. A pan-European operator, UPC Broadband is active in several European countries, and intends to use Verivue to deliver high quality video streaming service to their subscriber base. Initial deployment will be at UPC Hungary, with possible expansion across Europe.
Verivue’s Video solution is a key component for UPC’s Video on Demand service that features new release movies, current series and original documentaries. Verivue’s architecture allows operators to optimize bandwidth utilization while enabling new revenue streams. UPC’s innovative service leverages the OneVantage(TM) Content Delivery Solution to intelligently delivery high quality video content to an increasingly diverse and challenging subscriber base.
“UPC Broadband is well recognized throughout Europe as a leader in advanced video services and technology”, said Jim Dolce, CEO, Verivue. “Our OneVantage(TM) Content Delivery Solution is designed to meet their consumers’ increasing desire for personalized video. Our deployment will help UPC Hungary to continue to serve their customers with greater operational efficiency.”
“The deployment of advanced new technologies enables UPC Hungary to strengthen and expand its video offerings across our entire market,” said Betzalel Kenigsztein, CEO, UPC Hungary. “It is important for us that our partner would enable us to efficiently deliver our entire on-demand content offering while providing cost-effective scaling from large cities to smaller towns. Verivue allows us to adapt to our various market requirements while providing exceedingly high standards of reliability.”
About Verivue, Inc
Headquartered in Westford, MA, Verivue, Inc. develops and markets high-performance, HTTP-optimized content delivery networks that enable service providers to reduce network cost and meet ever increasing demand for rich media content delivered across multiple devices.
About UPC Broadband
UPC Broadband (UPC) is the European division of Liberty Global, Inc., the world’s leading International cable operator. UPC brings television, broadband internet and telephone services to approximately 13.4 million customers throughout 10 European countries. The company is driven by its vision that ‘this amazing but often complex digital world should be for everyone’. UPC’s 15,000 employees throughout Europe strive to make this happen by bringing simplicity and a real human touch to everything they do.
Additional information about Verivue products and services can be found at www.verivue.com .
“Verivue” is a registered trademark of Verivue, Inc.