Xstream A/S

Xstream – Announcing the delivery of White Label Solution for Smart TV apps

Press Release   •   Oct 15, 2012 08:07 GMT

Xstream, the premium supplier of end-end video management and related services company, announced the company's White Label solution for Smart TV apps, a one-app-fits-all solution, covering both Smart TVs and Game consuls (PlayStation and Xbox), reducing cost and time to market and increasing time to rapidly monetize content.  

With the announcement of the White Label solution for Smart TVs, Xstream will, as one of the first companies worldwide, offer innovative and proven solutions which enable high quality products and rapid time to market for customers in the Smart TV industry.

Xstream has developed a Smart TV app with a unique and highly user friendly interface. It is build to be customized to fit any company’s branding and design guidelines, as well as any need for special changes. Furthermore the White Label Smart TV app is implemented without needing heavy specs and time consuming workshops. Xstream has already spent the required time optimizing the user experience and implementing DRM, API's and all the other boring and time consuming stuff, allowing their customers to focus on creating a sustainable online video business across multiple Smart TV devices without the need to dig into all the tech stuff.

"We're proud to be amongst the first companies worldwide to offer a White label solution for Smart TV apps, reducing cost and time to market for customers wanting to reach their audience on Smart TVs without having to pay a fortune, invest massive time and resources to get started or having to spend months defining technical requirements. We have invested a lot of time and resources to gain a comprehensive experience in building and deployed several Smart TV apps, a unique experience and know how enabling us to offer our customers the opportunity to quickly deploy their own customized Smart TV app across multiple Smart TV devices" Said Frank Thorup, Founder and CEO of Xstream.

One-app-fits-all solution
The user interface design is build on top of a Smart TV app engine which enables us to cover the majority of the Smart TV market with a one-app-fits-all solution - the engine is developed and maintained by Xstream. Furthermore Xstream have a clear framework for managing the extensive amount of possible video formats and DRM systems required to cover a lot of different Smart TV and box brands/models.

Xstream’s Smart TV app engine is directly connected to their online video platform, MediaMaker- right out of the box, while also being prepared to be connected to any other OVP via API's.

Key features of the Xstream White Label app:

  • Payment: integrate with the customers desired payment provider
  • Shop: allowing clients to create their own business model, SVOD, TVOD, AVOD etc.
  • Integration with Xstream's online video platform, MediaMaker OVP
  • Integration with other online video platforms via API
  • User login
  • Studio approved DRM - Widevine and PlayReady DRM
  • Recommendations
  • Unique branding
  • One-app-fits-all (covering several major TV and box brands)
  • Gestures (navigation)
  • Video add integration
  • Language support
  • Statistics
  • Geo blocking

About Xstream  
Founded in 1999, Xstream - one of the most experienced online Video Platform providers, serving leading Telco, Broadcaster, Media and STB companies, is a premium provider of end-to-end video management software and related services. Xstream offers the most complete off the shelf end-to-end Online Video Platform, that is fully customizable with our world class Professional Services, enabling clients to differentiate and scale their distribution of content to all Internet enabled platforms and devices and deploy customized second screen, TV Everywhere and OTTTV solutions to audiences wherever they are.

Xstream is trusted as the preferred solution partner for companies like Disney, Telenor, Canal Digital, Altibox, Comoyo, Schibsted Media, Polaris media, ProSatSieben1 and many more. The modular architecture of MediaMaker enables highly flexible and customized solutions that meet the demands of the worlds’ most superior and extensive TV Everywhere and OTT video deployments.

Xstream is headquartered from Copenhagen and have offices in Warsaw and in Toronto.

Visit Xstream at www.xstream.dk for more information