Wyplay, the TV software solutions provider that covers STB, multiscreen and OTT solutions, has revealed that it is already working with V-Nova, the company behind the PERSEUS compression codec that was unveiled recently. The company has confirmed that: â€œWyplay and V-Nova are collaborating on several implementation projects with our partners, leveraging the performance and ease of integration of PERSEUS and the strengths of the Frog ecosystem.â€
Dominique Feral, CMO at Wyplay, declares: â€œThe open innovation approach advocated by both companies yields significant synergies in terms of accelerated deployment of V-Novaâ€™s innovative approach to video compression and decoding on Pay TV set-top-boxes, allowing operators to reap the benefits in terms of increased reach and higher quality of experience for their subscribers.â€ Wyplay says it will announce more details about the joint projects soon.
Wyplay is a strategic partner for leading brands including SFR, Vodafone, Belgacom and Canal+. Frog is a proven middleware solution that is empowered by an open community, led by Wyplay. The company describes Frog by Wyplay as the first independent open source software solution for Pay TV operators. The initiative brings together a growing ecosystem of more than 80 companies across the digital TV technology value chain including chipset vendors, device manufacturers, independent software vendors, software development and integration services providers and operators.