NeuLion, INsight TV Partner to Launch New OTT UHD Platform
NeuLion has partnered with global Ultra HD channel INsight TV to launch an all new OTT Ultra HD Entertainment platform with native Ultra HD digital content powered by the NeuLion Digital Platform. The launch of the new INsight service is expected in the coming months.
INsight TV is a reality, entertainment and sports channel that “takes the viewer on an adventurous journey to explore and interact with incredible stories,” according to the announcement. Shot and produced in native Ultra HD, the channel features original programming in the form of documentaries, reality series and factual infotainment, as well as high levels of interactive new formats. INsight creates and commissions non-scripted, long form series based on global trending topics, featuring popular social influencers and produces compelling content that takes the viewer on a journey to explore, be educated, and entertained.
“We are excited to announce our new partnership with NeuLion who will be our platform for our enhanced version of INsight.TV that will be launched in the coming months,” says INsight CEO Rian Bester.“Leveraging the NeuLion Digital Platform and NeuLion’s market leading technology for Ultra-HD will allow us to retain our pioneering position in the entrainment industry.”
NeuLion’s has seen continued growth in Europe through extensive international experience with large clients such as the NFL, Euroleague, NBA, UFC and Eleven Sports Network. The 4K video ecosystem is delivered by the NeuLion Digital Platform at 50/60 frames per second to internet connected 4K HDR devices, that is coupled with NeuLion’s 4K streaming CE SDK.
“With a focus on the viewer experience, we are excited to partner with INsight TV to offer the best in Ultra HD entertainment combined with our technology platform,” says President and CEO of NeuLion Roy Reichbach. “We are constantly pushing the envelope with new technology, new features and new services. Together with INsight who is doing the same thing in their field, this is another example of how we are delivering a best-in-class digital experience.”
The NeuLion Digital Platform has met the business and technical requirements mandated by its entertainment customers who include Carrefour, BT, Deutsche Telecom, ITV, Tribeca Films, Sky and others.