TVU Networks Continues European Expansion; Partners With New Greece and Cyprus Reseller

ARISTON BTS To Carry Full Line of TVU Family of IP Video Solutions

Mountain View, CA – June 21, 2016 – TVU Networks, the global technology leader in live video over IP solutions, today announced that ARISTON Broadcast & Telecom Solutions S.A. (ARISTON BTS S.A.), a respected leader in broadcast and television solutions in Greece and Cyprus, has selected TVU Networks to provide Greek and Cypriot broadcast customers with TVU’s full suite of IP solutions, as well as rental services to capture, transmit and distribute live video. ARISTON BTS S.A., an Athens based company, provides cutting edge technology and media services to the broadcast and television industries throughout Greece and Cyprus.

ARISTON BTS S.A. operates in the fields of broadcasting, broadband and telecommunications. The company utilizes next-generation solutions to fill gaps within the Greek and Cypriot market, showing dynamic presence in the supply and implementation of state-of-the-art innovation. ARISTON BTS S.A. is focused on providing the latest technologies and custom solutions to address the unique technical, logistical and budgetary challenges and constraints of their clients. Through this partnership with TVU Networks, ARISTON BTS S.A. will be able to provide their customers with the most innovative IP video acquisition, production, distribution and management solutions available.

Christos Doulis, Managing Director, ARISTON BTS S.A. said, “We are committed to delivering the most innovative solutions to our customers through strategic partnerships with the leading technology companies of the world. This partnership with TVU Networks is crucial as we enter into this new era where customers require integrated solutions that combine technology, industry leadership, quality, cost-efficiency – and at the same time, the sustainable tools and methodologies not just to optimize their infrastructure and IP video ecosystem now but also for the future.”

Kris Hill, Sales Director Europe of TVU Networks said, “We are excited about this partnership with ARISTON BTS S.A. as they are a very respected technology solutions provider, with over 10 years of experience in the Greek and Cypriot market. We are looking forward to working with ARISTON BTS S.A. to bring our award-winning and industry leading IP live video technology to Greek and Cypriot broadcast customers.”

About TVU Networks

TVU Networks® is a technology and market leader in IP-based live video solutions. TVU’s solutions help transform broadcasters’ SDI-based operations – which include acquisition, transmission, routing, distribution and management – to an IP-based infrastructure. TVU® serves customers of all sizes in more than 80 countries from industries that include news broadcast, web streaming, law enforcement, sports, corporate and government. In broadcast markets around the world including the USA, China and other major economic powers, TVU® is the dominant market leader with a large majority of all news broadcast stations using its IP video solutions. Using its proprietary IS+ technology, TVU’s uplink solutions use any combination of cellular, satellite, microwave, WiFi and Ethernet IP connections to deliver live HD video from practically any location. More information about TVU Networks can be found at www.tvunetworks.com.

TVU NETWORKS AND SAT-COMM BROADCAST COLLABORATE TO PROVIDE RELIABLE AND ROBUST LIVE VIDEO STREAMING SOLUTIONS FOR BROADCAST AND GOVERNMENT SECTORS

UK Systems Integrator to Offer Integration of TVU’s IP-Based Live Video Uplink Equipment Into Its Technical Vehicles

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA – June 14, 2016 —TVU Networks, the global technology leader in live IP video solutions, announced today that it has entered into a partnership with leading UK-based satellite and broadcast systems integrator, Sat-Comm. Specialising in SNG vehicles, Flyaways and OB Systems, Sat-Comm will offer the entire range of TVU Networks IP-based live video uplink solutions to the Broadcast and Government sectors, including integration with broadcast vehicles.

The addition of TVU Networks’ equipment to Sat-Comm’s technical vehicles bolsters Sat-Comm’s dedication to innovation and impressive technical design. With the pressures on newscasters to gather content efficiently and economically, TVU’s solutions offer Sat-Comm customers an IP infrastructure, enabling users to transmit, route, distribute and manage their footage with ease.

Tim Williams, Managing Director, Sat-Comm, said, “Here at Sat-Comm, we pride ourselves on the range of solutions we offer to our customers. The introduction of video over cellular data has drastically improved the way video content is transmitted, especially in news broadcasting which led us to follow TVU Network’s progression and prowess in other countries. Working with TVU Networks, reinforces Sat-Comm’s credibility to our hybrid vehicle offerings. We were particularly enamoured with TVU GRID, which enables broadcasters to bring all of their contribution feeds together for ease of internal distribution. All in all we feel that the current range of TVU solutions offers the best in terms of picture quality, size, weight, price and distribution, and we could not be happier to be working with them.”

Paul Shen, CEO of TVU Networks, said, “We are really excited to partner with Sat-Comm and to be able to offer our cellular live video uplink solutions as a part of Sat-Comm’s product offerings. Today’s broadcasters need flexible and cost-effective options for live video content acquisition, transmission, distribution and management. Integrating traditional satellite or microwave with cellular 4G/LTE in a OB van for live broadcast adds valuable flexibility and redundancy. I am thrilled that TVU Networks will help continue the quality service Sat-Comm provides to its customers.”

About TVU Networks

TVU Networks® is a technology and market leader in IP-based live video solutions. TVU’s solutions help transform broadcasters’ SDI-based operations – which include acquisition, transmission, routing, distribution and management – to an IP-based infrastructure. TVU® serves customers of all sizes in more than 80 countries from industries that include news broadcast, web streaming, law enforcement, sports, corporate and government. In broadcast markets around the world including the USA, China and other major economic powers, TVU® is the dominant market leader with a large majority of all news broadcast stations using its IP video solutions. Using its proprietary IS+ technology, TVU’s uplink solutions use any combination of cellular, satellite, microwave, WiFi and Ethernet IP connections to deliver live HD video from practically any location. More information about TVU Networks can be found at www.tvunetworks.com.

About Sat-Comm:

Based in the UK, Sat-Comm has more than 15 years’ experience in the global Satellite Newsgathering industry.  As a leading European systems integrator of SNG technology, Sat-Comm are also a recipient of a Queen’s Award for Enterprise (International Trade) system, and are ISO 9001 certified. Sat-Comm have an extensive network of distributors across 4 continents.

TVU NETWORKS ADDED TO TECHEX ROSTER OF BROADCAST PRODUCTS

UK Based IP Video Specialists Techex Forms Partnership with TVU Networks

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA — June 7, 2016 – TVU Networks, the global technology leader in live IP video solutions, and Techex announced today that the two companies have joined forces to offer Techex customers TVU Networks’ range of IP transmission, routing and distribution solutions. Techex, a UK based company, provides services to the broadcast and enterprise industries, including corporate, finance, medical, military and education sectors.

Techex offers value to its customers through its deep understanding of the client’s challenges by examining the way IP can be utilised in the best way to move and manage video. With the growing increase in the need for mobile video compression, and TVU Networks’ dedication to technology innovation in live video, the partnership compliments both companies. The collaboration sees TVU Networks further expansion throughout Europe, building on its business in the North America and Asia.

Richard Bailey, Managing Director, Techex, said, “We are very excited to enter into a partnership with TVU Networks to help build their presence in  the UK. We are looking forward to working with TVU to answer our customer’s needs which will help us to stand out from the crowd. Both Techex and TVU’s dedication to pushing the boundaries of IP means that this is the perfect partnership for us.”

Paul Shen, CEO of TVU Networks, said, “TVU Networks partnership with Techex further solidifies our commitment to the European market and to delivering IP-based live video solutions. With Techex’s firm reputation and expertise in IP, we could not imagine a better fit in terms of representing our family of products. We are looking forward to working together with Techex to service European customers.”

About TVU Networks

VU Networks® is a technology and market leader in IP-based live video solutions. TVU’s solutions help transform broadcasters’ SDI-based operations – which include acquisition, transmission, routing, distribution and management – to an IP-based infrastructure. TVU® serves customers of all sizes in more than 80 countries from industries that include news broadcast, web streaming, law enforcement, sports, corporate and government. In broadcast markets around the world including the USA, China and other major economic powers, TVU® is the dominant market leader with a large majority of all news broadcast stations using its IP video solutions. Using its proprietary IS+ technology, TVU’s uplink solutions use any combination of cellular, satellite, microwave, WiFi and Ethernet IP connections to deliver live HD video from practically any location. More information about TVU Networks can be found at www.tvunetworks.com.

TVU NETWORKS CONTINUES EXPANSION IN EUROPE, ADDS ICELANDIC RESELLER

NYJA UMBODID EHF NAMED OFFICIAL SUPPLIER AND CLOSES FIRST SALE OF A TVU IP-BASED LIVE VIDEO SOLUTION

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA – June 3, 2016 – TVU Networks, the global technology leader in live video over IP solutions, is pleased to announce a new key European business partnership to supply its portfolio of IP video technology solutions to established Iceland-based reseller, Nyja Umbodid ehf. The new arrangement sees Nyja Umbodid ehf provide the Icelandic market with TVU Networks’ premier suite of solutions to capture, transmit and distribute live video from anywhere in the world, over IP, to web and broadcast audiences. Nyja umbodid ehf has also closed its first sale of TVU equipment with The Icelandic National Broadcasting Service, or RUV.

TVU Networks is a pioneer in IP video technology, leading the way in helping organizations looking to transition to predominantly IP-based infrastructure. TVU’s line of products and services are designed to take advantage of cost-effective and ubiquitous IP while automating key parts of the broadcast workflow that are traditionally manually handled for live video, including acquisition, production, distribution, management and digital media.

Nyja Umbodid ehf is a market-leading Icelandic dealer and distributor for high-end brand names including AVID, NewTek, MOG, Storage DNA, Magma, Waves, and now TVU Networks solutions. Nyja Umbodid ehf supports the growing needs of the Icelandic pro-audio and video market as well as broadcasting solutions.

Vilhjalmur Hjalmarsson, Chief of Sales & Support at Nyja Umbodid ehf, commented, “There has been significant demand for high quality wireless and IP generated acquisition and distribution in Iceland. This also includes strong needs for internal signal routing, live-broadcasting and high performance web-based media delivery. We had been looking at this field for quite some time, but our recent meeting with TVU Networks pulled it all into focus. We are impressed with their increased commitment to and support for the European market and with their superior performance delivering content over IP, confirmed by the positive feedback from RUV, having made full use of its TVU equipment.”
Paul Shen, CEO of TVU Networks, commented, “We are excited to have Nyja Umbodid ehf as our official reseller for Iceland and are honored that RUV has selected TVU for its mobile live video uplink needs. Allying with resellers like Nyja Umbodid ehf will help strengthen our footprint and continued support for the EU region. We are committed to helping broadcasters with their IP live video content needs wherever they maybe in the world.”

About TVU Networks
TVU Networks® is a technology and market leader in IP-based live video solutions. TVU’s solutions help transform broadcasters’ SDI-based operations – which include acquisition, transmission, routing, distribution and management – to an IP-based infrastructure. TVU® serves customers of all sizes in more than 80 countries from industries that include news broadcast, web streaming, law enforcement, sports, corporate and government. In broadcast markets around the world including the USA, China and other major economic powers, TVU® is the dominant market leader with a large majority of all news broadcast stations using its IP video solutions. Using its proprietary IS+ technology, TVU’s uplink solutions use any combination of cellular, satellite, microwave, WiFi and Ethernet IP connections to deliver live HD video from practically any location. More information about TVU Networks can be found at www.tvunetworks.com.