PARIS, FRANCE--(Marketwire - Mar 20, 2013) - Anevia, a leader in video streaming and infrastructure solutions for OTT, live TV and video-on-demand (VoD), today announced that Ukraine''s largest cable television provider, Volia, has selected Viamotion to support their advanced video Content Delivery Network (CDN). Anevias upcoming Over-The-Top (OTT) services will also be available on Volia''s CDN.
The ViaMotion suite is a software-based multiscreen and OTT video streaming solution that optimizes infrastructure resources, accelerates content delivery and takes the on-any-device video experience to the next level.
Volia has deployed the ViaMotion together with Minerva iTVFusion to deliver more than 130 live channels with enriched Catchup and VOD services to any type of device. Such advanced TV services have cemented Volia''s rapid emergence as a key player in the region and helped to bring the best product values to its customers.
"With Anevia technology, we have been able to support the growing number of viewing devices in use. The fast implementation time combined with the latest feature-set has validated our decision in choosing a joint solution from Anevia and Minerva." said Gyorgy Zsembery, CEO of Volia. "March is the start of the journey with a launching of the first step of the "VOLIA Smart HD" product. But a whole roadmap was created to continuously bring the best values to our customers in cooperation with our partners."
"Volia''s recent decision bears further testament to the way we accelerate innovation for our customers, allowing them to optimize and monetize video delivery with reduced decision to service delivery time", said Tristan Leteurtre, CEO at Anevia. "We are extremely proud of this new partnership."
Anevia provides innovative video streaming and infrastructure solutions for multi-screen OTT, live TV and video-on-demand (VoD). With over 1,000 deployments in 70 countries, representing many millions of users and over 25,000 live channels, Anevia is a leader in delivering video solutions to telecom operators, broadcast service providers and the hospitality market.
VOLIA is a leading Ukrainian nationwide provider that offers a set of modern telecommunication services: analog, digital & HD TV, interactive TV "VOLIA Smart-HD", high-speed Internet and services of the biggest Ukrainian data-centre. VOLIA''s shareholders are: Providence Equity Fund, Goldman Sachs, Eton Park, a family of funds managed by SigmaBleyzer: UGF III and SBF IV, whose investors include the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).