Ooredoo Pioneers First 4K/UHD Channels in the Middle East With Harmonic


SAN JOSE, Calif. — March 15, 2017 — Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT), the worldwide leader in video delivery infrastructure, today announced that Ooredoo, an international telecommunications operator headquartered in Doha, Qatar, has launched the first 4K TV channels in the Middle East using a next-generation Electra™ video compression solution for all-IP environments. Ooredoo’s new multiscreen channels…


NASA and Harmonic Offer Spectacular 360-Degree Astronaut Training Virtual Reality Experience

NASA VR 360 Video

Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT), the worldwide leader in video delivery infrastructure, and NASA have released a 360-degree immersive virtual reality (VR) viewing experience to the public, featuring exclusive astronaut training footage in UHD. The stunning NASA VR/360 video offers three different perspectives of astronauts as they complete space-walk training for future missions to the International Space…


NOS Trials UHD Channels With Thomson Video Networks’ HEVC Compression Solutions

RENNES, France – Oct. 6, 2015 – Thomson Video Networks today announced that NOS has pioneered Ultra HD (UHD) broadcasting in Portugal with the launch of two trial UHD channels leveraging the HEVC compression capabilities of the ViBE® VS7000 encoding/transcoding platform. NOS, Portugal’s leading communications and entertainment group, has deployed the ViBE VS7000, together with Thomson…


Thomson Video Networks Enables CHILI to Launch Ultra HD Service

RENNES, France — May 27, 2015 — Thomson Video Networks announced today that CHILI, the premier independent Italian provider for the digital distribution of movies and TV series, is using the ViBE® VS7000 multiscreen and HEVC encoding platform to deliver premium HEVC 4K content via its Pay TV movie service platform. In addition, CHILI is…