The TV industry is undergoing fundamental changes with the transition to multi-platform, on-demand television. We take the lead in driving this transformation together with our partners. Our aim is to become the industry leader in TV technology and services. In our offering for media broadcasters, we combine our managed services and technology leadership with strategic investments in playout operations, capability and competence.In 2012 we aquired the Broadcast Services Division of Technicolor, a worldwide technology leader in the media and entertainment sector. The acquisition brought approximately 900 highly skilled professionals and playout operations located in France, UK and the Netherlands serving several leading broadcasters.
The Broadcast Managed Services include responsibility for technical platforms and operational services related to Content Management, Playout and Service Provisioning of a broadcaster's business, like for example content logistics, library management, quality control, playout services, webTV and mobile services.
Broadcasters are facing increasing competition and need to focus on customers and content. We manage the day-to-day operations, so you can devote attention to your customers, program and content acquisition and strategic planning.Through economies of scale we can create cost efficiencies an at the same time improve quality of the operations.Partnering with us enables you to meet the increasing commercial and technological complexity and competition in the TV market.
Press release: Ericsson closes acquisition of Technicolor's broadcast services division
Press release: Ericsson to acquire Technicolor's broadcast services division
Press release: Ericsson to operate TV4 Group's playout services
Broadcast room: Ericsson and TV4 in Managed Services Deal