Megacable opens up Toolbox for VOD, TV everywhere

DetailsJuan Fernandez Gonzalez | 22 April 2015

Mexican pay-TV operator Megacable has selected Toolbox solutions Cloud Hub and Cloud Pass to power its new TV everywhere and video-on-demand (VOD) platform Megacable Play.

toolboxThe platform, which has been developed by the over-the-top (OTT) solutions provider, gathers several Megacable signals in a single user-friendly platform which offers the content on-demand anywhere and at any time.

"We thank Megacable for having chosen Toolbox to develop its TV everywhere platform," said Luciano Cavaliere, partner, Toolbox. "Cloud Hub's solution enables the operator to organise and index metadata from several content providers, live channels and Megacable's OTT platform, and present all of it as a single content."

Megacable Play includes films series, kids' programming and sports from regular pay-TV channels and OTT services such as FOXplay, ESPN Play, HOT GO, TVC Cine Mexicano, ESPN HD, Fox, Fox Sports HD, Gala TV HD, Megacanal, Platino, TDN HD, Telehit HD, TVC, TVC Deportes, Unicable HD and Universal Channel HD.

Cloud Hub is one of the current leading solutions for TV everywhere in Latin America. "Our technology works for DIRECT Play, Cablevisión Play de Argentina, TeleRed Play, Dish Móvil de México, Une Play Colombia, Movistar Go Peru and Fox Movies Premium," added Cavalieri.