Written by: Roshan Dwivedi
Recognizing the demand for next-generation distribution of broadcast content, leading Satellite Operator AsiaSat which currently airs more than 600 channels catering to 800 million homes has announced an IP-based delivery solution and (over-the-top) OTT service.
AsiaSat is all set to deliver video content through its new IP platform The platform is managed in Hong Kong and monitored from AsiaSat’s Customer Network Centre.
Barrie Woolston, Chief Commercial Officer, AsiaSat, quoted, “The increase in online content and the easy access to video content via mobile and connected devices has rapidly changed consumers’ content viewing habits. It is important for us to evolve our service offerings swiftly in this very dynamic and fast-paced market, to help our customers reach their audience instantly and cost efficiently.”