Dialog TV In Sri Lanka selects Icareus Playout EPG Platform


Icareus Playout EPG platform has been delivered to Dialog TV, the direct broadcast satellite pay TV service provider based in Sri Lanka. The system will provide flexible and highly modular platform to improve the EPG services for Dialog TV’s network environment.

The migration path to Hybrid broadband TV services based on HbbTV will be more secure with Icareus Playout platform. Dialog TV will now be able to generate a better TV experience to its users and viewers will be able to manage the channel line-ups and network parameters in the most effective way.

Having more than 700,000 subscribers, Dialog TV’s network environment have 6 networks and about 100 services which will be supported by the EPG solution delivered.

Mikko Karppinen, the director of Icareus, commented: “We are proud and happy to work with Dialog TV, which is the leading satellite pay TV operator in Sri Lanka, known for its high quality service”.

To recall, Icareus Playout EPG delivers Trusted Broadcast technology enjoyed by leading broadcasters and operators globally for over a decade. Tested integrations to multiplexes, EPG data providers, network management systems and Icareus Suite enable quick deployment and high reliability. Icareus global reseller and systems integrator partners offer high service levels and peace-of-mind to our customers. Icareus Playout EPG solutions have been deployed in TV broadcasting production since 2004.