IBC 2016: Wiztivi & Alpha Networks to present Tucano-TIMELESSUI

Amsterdam, September the 9th, 2016 – A couple of months after their partnership announcement, WIZTIVI, European leading company in User Interfaces design and development and Alpha Networks, an innovative company specialised in back-end software showcased the association of their products to offer Media Companies, Pay-TV and OTT operators an end-to-end, flexible and multiscreen solution at this year IBC event in Amsterdam.

When tucano meet TIMELESSUI 

TIMELESSUI is WIZTIVI’s flagship UI, available on all the main platforms (STB, connected TVs including Android TV, Mobile / tablet, PC / Mac) boasting best-in-class features like a patent pending EPG, live, VOD, catchup, recommendation and many more. All these features are gathered in a state-of-the-art design. TIMELESSUI is based on the WIZTIVI’s HTML5 Framework, which makes it easy to add new features and deploy on a new platform to ensure an innovative product roadmap with an aggressive Time-to-Market. Tucano the flagship of Alpha Networks, is a back-end software platform, enabling media companies, network operators and service providers’ to offer to their subscribers Pay-TV content. Tucano product is device agnostic and supports multiple payment methods. Providing a comprehensive CMS/CRM backend, allowing an out-of-the-box integration with video infrastructure and metadata providers, Tucano enables swift integration with legacy systems. Tucano software includes access portals for system administrators, operators and resellers. Furthermore, Tucano provides an Open API interface that allows front-end implementations for a customised and enriched user experience.

Flexible solution for Pay TV, OTT and connected TV actors

This partnership stems from the common understanding of the needs of the Pay TV / Connected TV / OTT actors. They want to innovate by bringing a new TV experience to their end users but they need a flexible solution that will integrate with their actual devices (STB, connected TVs…) and actual CMS, streaming platforms, billing system. In addition, it allows our partners to have a better control over the management, the update and maintenance of their TV service. By being flexible, multiscreen and multidevice, the Tucano – TIMELESSUI solution also improves the Time-to-market. «TIMELESSUI, Tucano brings to the market the best user experience and backend features across all device types and all video technologies. This integration, fully based on API, has been done in couple of months, thanks to the complete alignments between the teams and technologies used, said Guillaume Devezeaux, CTO at Alpha Networks. The solution was proudly demonstrated on both Wiztivi and Alphanetwork’s booths in the RAI this year.