Deutsche Telekom renews streaming contract with NORIGIN MEDIA12 November 2013
A long term contract between the DTAG (Deutsche Telekom) and NORIGIN MEDIA, for streaming TV and VOD across mobile devices has been renewed, the company announced today. The contract includes the continued use of NORIGIN MEDIA’s TV and VOD Client Applications and Live Hosted Headend across mobiles and tablets.
NORIGIN MEDIA has been delivering the hosted TV and VOD service to Deutsche Telekom in Germany and Austria since 2008, and introduced the very first iOS client applications for TV and VOD services. The suite of client apps has been configured to support multi-country requirements under the T-Mobile brand. The service carries content including national live channels from ARD, ZDF, ProSieben, SAT.1 and Sky Bundesliga, to Deutsche Telekom’s subscribers.
“Deutsche Telekom is committed to delivering new and innovative services to its customers, and NORIGIN MEDIA has grown alongside this relationship whilst maintaining its flexibility and agility in the TV space,” commented Espen Erikstad (pictured), CEO, NORIGIN MEDIA. “It’s always exciting when a major player like Deutsche Telekom endorses our services. We see the renewal of this contract as a mark of confidence in our approach and solutions which meets the evolving needs of the incredibly dynamic TV Everywhere sector.”