ANEVIA UNVEILS CLOUD MONITORING PLATFORM AND SCRAMBLING OVER COAX SUPPORT FOR
New features for Anevia's Flamingo head-end enable additional security and
better management capabilities for hospitality industry
Anevia, a leading provider in software head-ends for live and on-demand TV, has
released the latest firmware update for its Flamingo head-end solution, which
includes support for scrambling over coaxial connections and a bespoke cloud
Scrambling over coaxial connections allows businesses within the hospitality
industry to apply an additional layer of security to all content being streamed
over a coaxial connection through the use of several digital rights management
(DRM) technologies. The new update will support DRM technologies from TV
displays of three brands that are widely used in hotels around the world:
Samsung, Philips and LG.
Another major new feature is the introduction of a cloud platform, which allows
hotel chains and other large corporations within the hospitality industry to
monitor all Flamingo head-ends that have been deployed across its facilities.
This allows users to manage these head-ends from a central location, identify
any potential issues with individual units and ensure maximum uptime across all
facilities. In some cases, users can solve Flamingo head-end issues remotely
from within the cloud platform.
Damien Lucas, CTO, Anevia, says: "This is one of the most significant firmware
updates we have ever released for the Flamingo head-end - the new features
really take things to the next level, particularly from a security point of
view. The ability to scramble over coax is something that's currently in high
demand from hotels looking to protect their content - especially anything in
4K/UHD quality - so we're pleased that all our customers using Flamingo
head-ends will now be able to enjoy an additional level of reassurance
regarding the safety of that content.
"The introduction of a bespoke cloud platform is also nothing short of a
game-changer, providing operators with a bird's-eye view of all the Flamingo
head-ends they're using across any number of hotels or buildings. This makes
monitoring and managing these units much easier, and over time we will continue
to tweak and improve this platform to include even more features and
The new Flamingo firmware update from Anevia is available for all customers to
download today. Anevia will be exhibiting at ISE in Amsterdam (6-9 February) on
booth 8-K470. For more information, visit www.anevia.com/press.
Anevia is a leading OTT and IPTV software vendor that specializes in delivering
innovative solutions for live TV, near-live, video on demand (VoD) and
multi-screen. Anevia was founded in 2003 by the developers of the well-known
VLC media player, and since then the company has pioneered unique solutions
across several fields, including cloud DVR and multi-screen. Anevia's mission
is to deliver innovative technologies that enable viewers to enjoy a
next-generation TV experience - wherever, whenever and on every screen.
Anevia's solutions have been adopted by globally-renowned TV broadcasters,
telecommunication and pay-TV operators, video service providers and many
private and public companies. Anevia is listed on the Paris Euronext Growth
market. For more information please visit www.anevia.com.
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