Australia – TV5MONDE has chosen to partner with the Movideo Managed Video Platform for the delivery of its video services across the Asia-Pacific region.

TV5MONDE will replace its current player ‘TV5MONDE Player’ and adapt the Movideo Managed Video Platform to manage it services ‘TV5MONDE+ Asie’ and ‘TV5MONDE+ Pacifique’. Subscribers can expect a simpler, more efficient experience with more live content.

“Thanks to Movideo, TV5MONDE will be able to launch a truly exceptional service to its subscribers all over Asia-Pacific; with up to 4 live channels, VoD and Catch up TV. This new partnership will also allow us to progressively deploy our full TVE service in the region with smartphones and tablets app as well as connected TV services available to our online subscribers,” said TV5 Monde Asia-Pacific Managing Director, Alexandre Muller.

The announcement of the partnership adds another major customer to Movideo’s ever growing base of content owners and media businesses which includes Turner, Nextmedia, Disney, Astro, Singapore Press Holdings, SingTel and Samsung.

“Movideo is fast becoming the partner of choice for media and entertainment companies in APAC and beyond. A passionate focus on just content owners and media companies and our investments in the experience needed to operate effectively across APAC over the last 5 years has been core to our strategy. We have been working with Alex and his team at TV5MONDE for well over twelve months to ready them for this step change in their OTT strategy and service. We are very proud to be working with such a famous global media brand,” said Tony McGinn, Movideo’s CEO.