Satnews Daily
November 12th, 2013

SmartCast + CinemaWorld—Starting Up Services (SatBroadcasting™—payTV)

[SatNews] SmartCast is providing managed TV channel playout services to CinemaWorld payTV linear channels and a portal to manage VOD file delivery.

CinemaWorld, the premium movie Pay Channel operator based in Singapore, will migrate to the SmartCast managed TV playout platform starting on January 1, 2014. SmartCast will operate the new playout centre from ST Teleport, where the signal will be uplinked to ApSTAR 5. SmartCast will also handle all the VOD file transcoding and delivery in SmartMAM, the Media Asset Management portal, and increase efficiency and productivity of the TV channel operation.