Red Bee is now providing channel distribution services for the Dutch independent telecom provider Youfone. Through the Red Bee “Channel Store”, Youfone is creating high quality television bundles with local and international news, sports and entertainment for their TV subscription service. Red Bee welcomes Youfone into a growing international customer group benefitting from the “Channel Store”, with access to a global platform for signal aggregation and a catalogue of 10 000 channels.
“We chose Red Bee because of the broad supply of channels and the simplicity of the service” says Valentijn Rensing, CEO, Youfone “We want to offer our subscribers a great mix of live and on-demand content and with Red Bee we got just that with a short and easy setup.”
“Red Bee is offering some of the most comprehensive channel aggregation services in the world and we are happy that Youfone chose us to create channel packages for their subscribers”, says Josbert van Rooijen, Head of Market Area Benelux & CEE, Red Bee. “Channel Store provides simple access to live content from all over the world and our customers don’t have to worry about anything except choosing the right channels to match their brand and satisfy their viewers.”
The “Channel Store” is a global signal aggregation and distribution platform where live content is easily aggregated from multiple sources over Red Bee’s global network, that includes internal and external Playout sources, fixed-line fiber connections, web streams, secure internet delivery and satellite down-link through Red Bee’s own teleport facilities. It currently features over 1000 active channels and a catalogue of over 10 000 that can be spun up quickly whenever needed. It acquires signals from over 100 suppliers and distributes channels to over 30 affiliates and counting.
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Jesper Wendel, Head of Communications, Red Bee Media
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About Red Bee Media
Red Bee Media is a leading global media services company with a staff of more than 2500 media service and broadcast experts. With the head office in London, UK, Red Bee Media provides services from 11 main hubs around the world. Every day, millions of people on all continents watch television programs prepared, managed and broadcast by Red Bee Media staff. Every year, the business delivers 4 million hours of programming in more than 60+ languages for over 500 TV channels. Red Bee Media’s OTT services include live transcoding of 233 channels for broadcasters and 119 standalone channels provided to 1.7 million subscribers. The company’s content discovery portfolio spans more than 10 million movies and program titles, covering over 25 languages, and includes an image database with over 90 percent of all programming available across traditional TV, VOD and SVOD. Red Bee Media also provides over 200,000 hours of captioning each year – more than 70,000 hours of which is live. Red Bee Media is an equal opportunity employer, with a clear focus on embracing diversity and creating an inclusive workplace throughout the entire organization.
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