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Celebrating 15 years of Growth & Success!

Oct 29, 2014 10:51 GMT Xstream A/S In 1999 when the Internet was just becoming widely available Frank Thorup saw the potential for an Internet based business and began laying the foundations for the company, a software company with edge, personality, energy & power. Now 15 years later Xstream is the vendor of the award winning video management system, Xstream MediaMaker™, used by leading telcos, cable operators, broadcasters & MSO.

Telenor Connexion welcomes GSMA’s IoT Device Connection Efficiency Guidelines

Oct 13, 2014 11:48 GMT Telenor Connexion The GSMA today announced the publication of guidelines for the Internet of Things (IoT) market that outline how devices and applications should communicate via mobile networks in the most intelligent and efficient way. Telenor Connexion and other operatorss have worked closely with the GSMA to develop these.

Oct 13, 2014 08:19 GMT Telenor Connexion Telenor Connexion and other leading players within the mobile industry embrace GSMA Embedded SIM specification to accelerate growth of Internet of Things.

Xstream is nominated!

Oct 07, 2014 11:49 GMT Xstream A/S We’re excited to announce that Xstream and our cloud based video management system, Xstream MediaMaker™, has been nominated in two categories for the Streaming Media Readers’ Choice Award. Xstream MediaMaker™ is nominated in the following categories; “Media & Entertainment Video Platform” and “Multi-language solution” category.

Nordic Media Summit 2014 at a glance

Oct 02, 2014 07:36 GMT Xstream A/S Nordic Media Summit 2014 brought together 14 speakers from industry leading companies such as Twitter, Rovi, Rogers, Spark New Zealand/ Lightbox, C more, Telia, Magine, Parks Associate, Watson, Grabyo, Jack Morten Worldwide, Akamai, Streaming Media and FEM Inc. The Summit gathered 120 delegates from 17 countries representing 69 companies. Thank you all for participating!

The Battle’s on, everywhere!

Sep 24, 2014 08:46 GMT Xstream A/S The gloves are coming off. Netflix has taken the majority shareholder of online video viewers in the Nordics and they’re rapidly growing their foothold in Europe. But now, after a few years of taking it on the chin from OTT providers like Netflix, providers in the Nordic region and Europe say they’re ready to deliver the right combination of content to unleash a vicious counterpunch.

WATSON Nordic – a telco and video rental joint venture

Sep 22, 2014 16:54 GMT Xstream A/S When a major telco and a video rental company join forces- the expectations are high.

Content is king- but is it enough?

Sep 22, 2014 05:08 GMT Xstream A/S Consumers know what they want, when they want it and how they want to see it. Consumers sign up for services giving them exactly that- the content they want to watch, where they want to watch it and when. Yes- content is still kind, but content alone is not enough to win the battle of the consumer hearts (and money).

OTT and Customer value

Sep 21, 2014 13:50 GMT Xstream A/S Bundling OTT products have become increasingly used by services providers to win new customers, retain customers and increase ARPU. Can OTT services make your offerings more relevant for the customers? A question Telia will address at the 2014 Nordic Media Summit in Copenhagen.

Second Screen- planning for (and against) second screen solutions

Sep 19, 2014 15:23 GMT Xstream A/S Today, 90% of media consumption is screen based. In 2014, the number of mobile devices in the world will exceed the global population. By 2018, there will be 1.4 connected mobile devices per person. That means that, as people move through the world, they will increasingly move with at least one other screen in hand (and even more devices on hand).