Breezeline selects Vecima and TiVo to support its expansion

Wednesday, January 26th, 2022 
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Breezeline (Formerly Atlantic Broadband) Selects Vecima and TiVo to Deliver IPTV to Support its Expansion Initiative

  • Vecima’s TiVo-powered IPTV video delivery solution will accelerate the next-generation TV experience for Breezeline customers

VICTORIA, British Columbia — Vecima Networks Inc. (TSX: VCM) today announced that Breezeline™ (formerly Atlantic Broadband), the eighth-largest cable operator in the U.S., has selected its industry-leading MediaScaleX™ unified video delivery solution to accelerate next-generation video experiences for new and existing Breezeline subscribers.

MediaScaleX is a comprehensive platform that enables content service providers to ingest, host, transform and distribute video content to any device, any time, over any network. It uses a common integrated architecture to enable service providers to launch live video streaming, video on demand, catch up TV, restart TV, and cloud DVR services to IP devices and traditional cable set-top boxes. MediaScaleX integrates the TiVo Experience which offers elegant navigation menus, content recommendations, and a superior video experience. The IPTV solution also provides full-featured apps on a variety of platforms, allowing users to stream their content from anywhere on any device.

Heather McCallion, Vice President, Products and Programming, Breezeline, said, “Vecima’s IPTV solution will enable us to expand video capacity, expand our services to new and existing markets, and continue to build on our TiVo-powered ‘Ultimate Entertainment Experience’, which serves up the best movies, shows, sports and videos from across live TV, on-demand, streaming services and countless apps in a single on-screen interface. Vecima has supported our video platform evolution as we pursue our high-growth plans.”

“We are excited to partner with Breezeline to provide a world of extraordinary video experiences to its expanding subscriber base,” said Jeff Glahn, Senior Vice President of Global Sales at TiVo, an Xperi company. “With the TiVo platform, Breezeline enables viewers immersive, intuitive, and hyper-personalized access to entertainment they love from multiple content providers, making it easy for people to find, watch and enjoy what they love, on their terms. It’s one more way they can delight their subscribers.”

“Breezeline continues to accelerate its growth strategy, and Vecima’s MediaScaleX video solution will enable them to exponentially add subscribers,” said Dan Gledhill, Senior Vice President, Global Sales at Vecima. “It’s one of the most strategic and comprehensive video network evolutions for Breezeline, and we’re proud to partner with them to deliver a future-ready network today.”

MediaScaleX is Vecima’s massively scalable, next-generation IPTV platform trusted to deliver video to 132 million subscribers with turnkey, pre-integrated solutions for Video on Demand (VOD), Linear, Start Over, Catch-Up TV, and nDVR services

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