Digital Broadcast Industry Digitalized Broadcast and Entertainment is certainly one of the most creative and important trends in IT and Telco business. Television of the future "what you want"-"when you want" – "where you want" – "how you want" – "how often you want"! The technology challenge is to merge traditional broadcast, IT and telecommunication or cable networks with the converged next generation network technology. Operators around the globe want to provide their customers a unique experience to offer their value add content in high quality and high definition wherever the user is:

  • Via broadband
  • Via mobile
  • Via internet

The new digital broadcast technology IPTV, VoD and Hybrid solutions via satellite and/or OTT solution makes this desire and vision come true. The end user can receive their service in high digital quality either via Set Top Boxes at home, via PC player solution at home or anywhere using the internet as well as via player applications on mobile devices. The user gets all the services individually, personalized and most secure. Our experts understand IPTV solutions and the challenge to implement turn key solutions into the networks better than anyone else. We have managed multiple implementations for IPTV and VoD in IP, cable and Hybrid solutions in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. We are very familiar with the technology of the key suppliers for the Broadcast head end, Middleware, DRM solutions as well as STB applications and integration into OSS/BSS and the core network.

  • You need experts to help you create a meaningful and comprehensive tenders and RfPs
  • You need experts to coordinate and steer the tender response
  • You need experts to negotiate the tender and the contract
  • You need experts to implement the new technology and all relevant components and services
  • You need experts who coordinate all stake holders and interests – you need to manage internal departments, supplier and sub-contractors. Especially you need to coordinate internally Marketing, operation, projects and IT departments
  • You need to understand that system integration knowledge is the key for a successful implementation
  • You need to keep focus on the service launch and optimal time to market – be aware technology will ripe
  • You need experts to assist you getting the best content for your solution
  • You will deal with virtually impenetrable opponents – get premier content from providers and aggregators
  • You need to be aware of costs and contract – the earlier you launch – the earlier you get a return of investment

Again, the best practise to successfully implement this new technology is to follow the PMC First's Project Life Cycle and to work with experts having the PMC First Project Competence skill set. For your information, please find a list of operator where our experts worked in project management and system integration roles: Interactive TV from KPN Netherlands, buddy broadband from ADC Thailand, MAXtv from T-COM Croatia, Belgacom TV from Belgacom Belgium, IPTV Trial for BT Vision, IPTV and VoD for Atyaf Bahrain, TV & Movies for Hansenet Germany, E-Vision Video on Demand for Etisalat United Arab Emirates, IPTV for Imagenio and Telefonica Argentina For your information please find a list of technology leader we worked with in project management and system integration roles: Tandberg, Scientific Atlanta, Cisco, Nokia Siemens Networks, Myrio, Siemens, Verimatrix, Viaccess, Technicolor, Motorola, Amino, Pace, Harmonic, C-COR/ARRIS, Nagravision, Quative, Widewine. Please refer to our IPTV Broadcast & Content Services for more details.