VOD Professional | June 8, 2016
Evolution Digital has announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with WOW! Internet, Broadband and Cable to deploy Evolution Digital’s newly developed eVUE-TV IP video solution. Through eVUE-TV, WOW! customers will be able to choose from thousands of hours of the best Video on Demand programming, along with WOW!’s live channel line-up, all on one seamless platform. WOW! will be the first operator to deploy Evolution Digital’s eVUE-TV platform.
Brent Smith, Evolution Digital, said:
With the rise of OTT streaming service providers, eVUE-TV puts the power back into the cable operators’ hands with a full library of leading content that’s easily accessible and navigational for the consumer. We are extremely pleased that WOW! is taking their entertainment experience offering to its customers one step further by offering an instant and affordable platform so viewers can take advantage of the full breadth of WOW!’s video offering.
Cash Hagen, CTO at WOW!, commented:
Our great relationship with Evolution Digital has helped WOW! not only expand upon technological capabilities and the user experience, but also the content catalog that we are able to offer to our customers. Now, with eVUE-TV, our customers can easily find their favorite content to ‘binge watch’ from start to finish, without having to switch inputs and streaming providers to access that content.
eVUE-TV’s IP Video on Demand solution delivers top-rated content including new release movies, leading cable network programs and shows from premium networks, and the platform also generates viewers’ recommendations to drive increased usage and revenue for WOW! Customers can also take the platform across mobile devices in the home including smart phones and tablets.
WOW! will integrate eVUE-TV into its’ SW!VEL service on Evolution Digital’s eBOX, powered by TiVo, offering residential customers premier programming to watch on TiVo’s world-renowned user interface that includes universal search, navigation and recommendations features.