Encompass Digital Media has agreed a multi-year contract with All Media Baltics to provide comprehensive playout services to its facility in Latvia.
Encompass will deliver various services including master control, disaster recovery, VoD processing and media sourcing.
It will broadcast All Media Baltics’ full portfolio of channels across the Baltics states, and will process over 19,000 hours of VoD content per year for platforms TV Play and Viaplay.
“We are pleased to partner with Encompass due to their established global and local reputation for delivering seamless, turnkey playout and VoD services in multiple formats and languages,” stated Pierre Danon, All Media Baltics executive chairman.
“Encompass will enable All Media Baltics to deliver not only the existing SD linear services but also undertake a series of upgrades to provide HD playout for our channels across the Baltic region.”
Marc Bruce, deputy managing director and SVP, commercial, EMEA, Encompass, added: “We are thrilled to have All Media Baltics as part of our increasing customer base in the Baltic region.
“Utilising both our Riga and London facilities, we are able to leverage our existing infrastructure and operations to provide a multitude of highly reliable and efficient services to ensure the All Media Baltics brands are delivered to their linear and VoD viewers at the highest possible service available.”