Sony Australia and Tripleplay Services today announced
that they have formed a new strategic partnership to deliver IPTV, Video on
Demand (VOD) and digital signage solutions into healthcare, hospitality and education
facilities and stadiums across Australia and New Zealand.
The partnership combines Sony’s
leading edge hardware and expertise in the design and delivery of complex
broadcast systems and studio installations with Tripleplay’s specialised IP media solutions
which are specifically designed to meet the requirements of communities
including corporate, education, hospitality and healthcare.
Globally Sony has already
been working closely with Tripleplay for some time on a variety of projects
including Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in South Africa. At this site Sony screens stream Tripleplay
Video on Demand, IPTV channels and live broadcasts to all areas of the stadiums. They also provide digital signage showing
live games, advertising for concourses and present dynamic menu boards in food
and beverage outlets.
The Sony Tripleplay solution also enables
all content to be scheduled and zoned so that the correct content is on the
correct screens at all times. Sony screens can also be controlled remotely and linked
to emergency systems so that fire alarm notices or emergency messages take
priority and are displayed automatically.
Garry Rhodin, General Manager, Sony Australia Professional Solutions Division, said, “Successfully delivering and ...........
streaming live content to so many Sony devices at any one time makes the