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IBC: Preview of offerings from Synamedia, the company being created from the acquisition of Cisco's Service Provider Video Software Solutions business

04 September 2018

  • Synamedia name unveiling precedes the transaction close expected in first half of Cisco's FY19
  • Synamedia’s singular focus will enable customers to optimize current infrastructure and capitalize on OTT distribution to expand consumer choice  and convenience, secure revenue streams and develop new offerings
  • Technology highlights at IBC include: preview of new anti-piracy services, Android TV Everywhere, Cloud DVR, and Evo middleware updates for emerging markets

The new company to be formed from the sale of Cisco’s Service Provider Video Software Solutions (SPVSS) business to a company backed by the Permira funds today is unveiled as Synamedia. “Syna” means “together” in Greek, reflecting Synamedia’s ambition to bring together broadcast and OTT media services and enable clients to deliver exceptional customer experiences.

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