Ericsson Media Solutions launches MediaFirst UHD for end-to-end UHD experiences

Ericsson Media Solutions today announces the launch of its MediaFirst End-to-End Ultra High Definition (UHD) solution, the industry’s first software-based, multi-application media processing and encoding platform to deliver UHD content from camera to consumer, across the entire media delivery landscape. The new platform is making its global debut at NAB Show 2018 (Booth #SU720), where […]

Ericsson and Bell Canada sign landmark TV deal

Ericsson has been selected by Bell Canada, the number one television provider in Canada, to power its next generation multiscreen TV services. Ericsson’s MediaFirst TV Platform solution will enable Bell to offer an enhanced, personalized and converged multiscreen TV experience to its more than 1.5 million Fibe TV and Alt TV subscribers in Canada. The multi-year […]

Ericsson unveils MediaFirst Content Processing

Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) will launch MediaFirst Content Processing, the industry’s first software-based, multi-application platform, at IBC 2017 (booth #1.D61). The platform is designed from the ground up with high quality, full performance video processing capabilities specifically for the contribution market. Ericsson MediaFirst Content Processing answers the growing industry need for greater flexibility, superior low latency, and […]

J:COM chooses Ericsson for next-gen TV

Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) has been chosen by Jupiter Telecommunications (J:COM), Japan’s largest cable system operator, to power its next generation TV service. J:COM has selected Ericsson’s award-winning MediaFirst TV Platform, to enable an enhanced, personalized multiscreen TV experience to its 3.7 million subscribers. The basic design phase will commence in Q4 2017 and the companies will […]

Ericsson Redefines TV Experience with Ericsson MediaFirst TV Platform

Consumer expectations for TV services are transforming. But to date, the future of TV conversation has been largely focused on content rights and user experience and less about the technological innovation required to actually bring these new services to market. The challenge for pay TV operators is delivering their services at scale to millions of […]