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VisualOn livre la télévision mobile vers Android pour Swisscom

SANTA CLARA, Californie, 20 novembre 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- VisualOn, Inc., une société de logiciels multimédias qui permet la vidéo et l'audio de haute qualité à travers des périphériques connectés, a annoncé aujourd'hui qu'elle a remporté Swisscom en tant que client. VisualOn permet au fournisseur de télécommunications de fournir du contenu TV en direct et à la demande sur les périphériques Android en Suisse. Swisscom a intégré OnStream MediaPlayer+ de VisualOn, une solution qui permet une lecture de haute qualité à travers des périphériques, dans son application Swisscom TV Android, qui apporte le meilleur du divertissement à un éventail d'appareils connectés encore plus large.

La consommation mondiale de vidéos mobiles augmentera de 90 pour cent entre 2011 et 2016, selon Cisco. Pendant ce temps, les périphériques Android continuent de dominer la part de marché et la multitude de téléphones Android présente un défi unique pour les solutions de mise à l'échelle afin de fournir des contenus multimédias à travers tous les périphériques. La technologie économique de VisualOn permet à Swisscom d'offrir à ses clients une haute qualité audio et une lecture visuelle indépendamment des différents formats, protocoles de streaming ou capacités matérielles. Cette application permet à Swisscom d'élargir sa plateforme média robuste pour offrir à présent 80 canaux de programmation et plus de 3 000 événements sportifs par an aux utilisateurs Android suisses en déplacement.

« Le marché international continue de faire face au défi croissant de la fragmentation des périphériques tout en essayant de fournir des médias en déplacement : c'est là que nous nous démarquons », a déclaré Yang Cai, président-directeur général de VisualOn. « Nous réduisons efficacement la livraison de médias à travers des périphériques pour nos clients comme Swisscom, afin qu'ils puissent fournir une expérience de visualisation riche et transparente pour les utilisateurs du monde entier ».

« Nous avons sélectionné VisualOn en tant que partenaire sur la base du succès qu'il a démontré pour surmonter la fragmentation des plateformes », a déclaré Stefan Schmidlin, chef de produit chez Swisscom. « La performance de OnStream MediaPlayer nous permet d'offrir du streaming de télévision en direct de qualité à nos clients sur les périphériques Android de tous types et de toutes tailles ».

L'application gratuite Swisscom TV est maintenant disponible pour toutes les marques de smartphones Android, ainsi que pour les iPhone et iPad. Une application TV séparée est également disponible pour les périphériques mobiles Windows. Un abonnement payant Swisscom TV est nécessaire pour utiliser les fonctions de pause en direct et de transmission en différé. Pour télécharger l'application Android, veuillez cliquer ici. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.swisscom.tvguide

À propos de VisualOn, Inc.
VisualOn, Inc. est une société de logiciels multimédias basée à Silicon Valley qui permet des expériences de divertissement riches à travers les smartphones, tablettes, ordinateurs portables, téléviseurs connectés et autres périphériques mobiles et convergents. La technologie unique et brevetée de VisualOn est conçue pour être indépendante de la plateforme pour faciliter l'intégration, avec une qualité et des performances optimisées et une consommation d'énergie minimale. L'intégration de la gestion des droits numériques (DRM) est sûre et efficace. VisualOn supporte le streaming, la VOD, la télévision mobile et d'autres applications multimédias avec des niveaux de qualité rivalisant avec les solutions matérielles. Pour plus d'informations, veuillez consulter www.visualon.com

À propos de Swisscom
Swisscom est le premier fournisseur de télécommunications de Suisse, avec 6,2 millions de clients mobiles et près de 1,7 million de connexions large bande. Au cours des trois premiers trimestres de 2012, les 19 595 employés de la société (équivalents temps plein) ont généré 8,4 milliards de francs suisses de revenus.

Swisscom est présent partout en Suisse et offre une gamme complète de produits et services destinés aux communications mobiles, fixes, vocales et de données sur IP. Son offre future est assurée grâce aux investissements massifs dans l'infrastructure réseau. Avec Swisscom TV, les clients sont de plus en plus sensibilisés au multimédia. Swisscom joue un rôle actif sur l'un des marchés large bande les plus prometteurs en Europe par le biais du fournisseur italien Fastweb. Swisscom offre également des services d'externalisation de l'infrastructure informatique ainsi que la gestion des infrastructures de communications.

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