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Company Overview of Playcast Media Systems Ltd.

Company Overview

Playcast Media Systems Ltd. provides games-on-demand systems for cable and IPTV operators. It offers a head-end based system, which streams a game’s audiovisual content as a standard MPEG stream; and video games. The company provides client–server based game streaming solutions to payTV networks, such as cable, IPTV, or hybrid DBS. It provides its service through media distribution platforms to TV and broadband PC subscribers, as well as PC subscribers. Playcast Media Systems Ltd. was founded in 2006 and is based in London, United Kingdom. The company has locations Kiryat Gat, Israel; and Beverly Hills, California.

One Alfred Place

1 Alfred Place

London,  WC1E 7EB

United Kingdom

Founded in 2006

Key Executives for Playcast Media Systems Ltd.

Co-Founder And Chief Executive Officer
Co-Founder and Cto
Chief Operating Officer and President of Media
Managing Director of Europe
Vice President of Solutions
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Playcast Media Systems Ltd. Key Developments

Playcast Media Systems Ltd. Signs Collaboration Agreements with Cisco Systems Inc., Nvidia Corporation, Pace plc and AirTires Inc

Playcast Media Systems Ltd. has signed collaboration agreements with set-top box manufacturers Cisco Systems Inc., Nvidia Corporation, Pace plc and AirTires Inc. The deals add more than 100 million households for its installations on top of its current partnerships with Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and Sagem SA. The set-top box manufacturers will integrate Playcast's streaming technology so that games can be instantly streamed to cable and IPTV subscribers around the world. Playcast Cloud Gaming TV is the world's first gaming-on-demand technology for cable and IPTV services, using proprietary technology to process off-the-shelf PC games and distribute the game's audio and visual output as a regular video stream to ordinary cable and set-top, on-demand boxes like those manufactured by Samsung, Sagem, Cisco, Motorola, Pace and AirTires. Playcast video game partners include renowned publishers such as Atari, Capcom, Codemasters, Disney, Sega, THQ, Warner Bros.

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