Videocon d2h opts Cisco Virtual DCM for new video services


Videocon d2h, the direct-to-home (DTH) platform has chosen Cisco virtual DCM for the delivery of an improved video experience to its subscribers. The platform will now be equipped with a flexible infrastructure and simplified operations for advanced video processing functionality with the virtualisation and orchestration from Cisco’s Virtualized Video Processing (V2P) platform.

Consumer demands for 4K, multiscreen, OTT and cloud DVR will be met with the Virtual DCM providing Videocon d2h with the bandwidth efficiencies to provide up-to-date services.

Saurabh Dhoot, Executive Director of Videocon d2h commented about the development: “Our association with V2P platform of Cisco provides us the ability to enhance, extend and enrich video offerings so that today’s consumers receive more immersive and personalized viewing experience. Our focus is on innovating and extending the service offerings like 4K UHD, OTT as per the changing preference thus enriching viewing pleasure”.

On the other hand, Sanjay Kaul, the Managing Director for Service Provider Business at Cisco India & SAARC, said: “Our association with Videocon reflects our continued commitment to deliver the right IT platform to enhance their customer service and loyalty”.

Anil Khera, the CEO of Videocon d2h, said: “We are committed to creating the highest-quality consumer experience. 4K content is the future and with this development we are completely geared up and future-ready to embark on the cloud journey. We look forward to working closely with Cisco on the implementation of the solution to provide better consumer experience”.