A HISTORY OF SUCCESS FROM INCEPTION TO NOW

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  • 2018

  • December

    Partnership with Miao Mi (Celestial Tiger Entertainment) secured, and partnership with Celestial Movie Channels extended.

  • November

    Partnership with Fox Family Movies HD secured.

  • November

    Awarded the DCM project bid for the Guangdong Cable Network Co., Ltd.

  • October

    Granted the copyright for Crystal Smart Surveillance System V1.0, Crystal Big Data Analysis & Visualization System V1.0, Crystal Smart TV E-commerce Management Platform V1.0, and Crystal Multicast DRM System V2.2.

  • October

    Partnership with Star Bharat secured. Star Channel Group partnership extended.

  • May

    Partnership with WION secured. Zee Networks partnership extended.

  • May

    Provided the UiTV Smart Hotel solution for the Shijiazhuang branch of the Hebei Cable Network Group.

  • 2017

  • November

    Granted the copyright for Crystal Smart Hotel System V3.0, Crystal Smart Community Management Platform V3.0, Crystal Encoder Unify Management and Control System V2.1, and Crystal VOD Transcoder Cluster Management System V2.4.

  • June

    UiTV Crystal TV Service application software won 2nd prize of TVOS Innovation Development Competition of 2017.

  • May

    UiTV launches the Hisense Co-Marketing Campaign with TOT and MeTV in Thailand.

  • April

    Partnerships with Utsav (STAR India), RT International and Zee ETC secured.

  • 2016

  • October

    Partnerships with Zee Nung and Zee &TV secured.

  • October

    Awarded the IPTV/OTT platform bid for Linfen TV station of Shanxi Province.

  • September

    Partnership with High Shopping secured.

  • June

    Partnership with NHK World HD secured.

  • April

    Awarded the IPTV/OTT platform bid for Datong CATV of Shanxi Province.

  • March

    Partnership with Provision secured to provide embedded application for TV sets.

  • 2015

  • November

    Partnership with Fox International Channels extended, as Fox Action Movies HD, National Geographic Channel HD, Fox Sports 2, and Fox Sports 3 are added to TOTiptv operated by UiTV.

  • November

    Granted the copyright for Crystal High Available Media Center System V2.2, Crystal IPTV IOS APP Software V3.3, Crystal Multi-dimensional Intelligence Update System V1.1, Crystal APP Store Management System V1.5, Crystal SmartTV Service Software V2.2, Crystal IPTV APP Software V2.3, Crystal APP Store Software V2.0, Crystal HLS Index System V3.0, Crystal User Authentication Management System V3.0, Crystal DRM System V2.0, Crystal Intelligent Content Distribution and Playback Support System V2.0, Crystal Multi-screen Business Support System V1.6, Crystal Business Intelligence Data Analysis System V3.0, and Crystal Segment System V1.0.

  • JULY

    Partnership with Channel News Asia extended.

  • JUNE

    Partnership with A&E Networks extended.

  • JUNE

    UiTV won the hardware bid for the Bin Zhou Cable TV Project.

  • MAY

    Partnerships with Viacom Networks and Celestial Movie Channels (CMC) extended.

  • APRIL

    Partnership with Al Jazeera Arabic secured and Al Jazeera English extended.

  • March

    UiTV and partner showcase the All-IP solution at the CCBN exhibition.

  • March

    Signed R&D contract for IPTV/OTT platform with Binzhou Branch of Shangdong Cable Interactive Service Group.

  • FEBRUARY

    UiTV launches new quad-core MPA 340 STB model.

  • 2014

  • DECEMBER

    UiTV launches new dual-core MPV 310 STB model.

  • SEPTEMBER

    Partnerships with NBC Universal, Viacom, Sony, Turner, Warner Brothers, Scripps, Celestial Tiger, iTV amongst other studios extended.

  • AUGUST

    Proprietary set top box launched to offer higher performance and enhanced security.

  • JULY

    Samsung Smart TV 2.0 launches in Thailand with TOT IPTV preloaded enabled by UiTV.

  • JUNE

    UiTV and MeTV forms partnership with Mono, the largest VOD operator in Thailand, to drive on-demand.

  • MAY

    DVB channels landed on TOT IPTV platform.

  • MARCH

    Samsung officially launches Smart TV 1.0 in Thailand TOT IPTV preloaded by UiTV for Samsung TV users.

  • JANUARY

    Achieved 4K UHD playout through Crystal™ IPTV/OTT Integrated Platform.

  • 2013

  • September

    Partnership with Arirang TV secured.

  • July

    Partnership with Fox International Channels expanded to include Nat Geo Wild HD and Fox Crime HD.

  • July

    Granted copyright for Crystal BOSS V3.0, Crystal MMS V3.0, Crystal EPG V3.0, Crystal CMS V3.0, Crystal ADM V3.0, and Crystal STB V2.2.

  • DECEMBER

    TOT IPTV reached 160,000+ subscribers.

  • OCTOBER

    New proprietary DRM solutions launched to optimize security protection from system to chip level.

  • JUNE

    Crystal™ IPTV/OTT 2.0 launched, featuring a brand new UE interface supported by system wide performance enhancement.

  • MAY

    Partnership with Samsung to provide TOT IPTV service on the new Samsung Galaxy S4.

  • MAY

    Developed Spain’s Mira TV platform ready for commercial deployment.

  • MARCH

    TOT IPTV reached over 160+ channels with five pay TV packages including Free Choice, Choice S, Choice M, Choice L, and Indian Choice.

  • FEBRUARY

    Proprietary encoder technology and encoding solutions launched for high quality picture streamed at low bitrate.

  • JANUARY

    TOT IPTV official launch event at Siam Paragon in Bangkok, Thailand to offer the country’s first carrier grade IPTV service bundled with TOT broadband services through TOT’s 400+ outlets nationwide.

  • JANUARY

    Partnerships with Sony, Turner Networks, HBO/Warner Brothers, iTV, Zee TV and CCTV secured. Partnerships with Fox and Viacom expanded.

  • 2012

  • DECEMBER

    New AFP multiscreen advertisement management platform released.

  • November

    Partnership with Zee TV secured.

  • NOVEMBER

    Strategic cooperation agreement signed with Spanish operators to form MIRA TV.

  • NOVEMBER

    MeTV and Japanese electronics giant Toshiba signed joint marketing cooperative agreement.

  • OCTOBER

    Proprietary CDN technology developed and deployed in Thailand to support TOT IPTV service.

  • July

    Partnership with Fox International Channels expanded to include SCM Legend.

  • July

    Partnership with Fox International Channels expanded to include SCM Legend.

  • JULY

    TOT IPTV Commercial Trial began.

  • MAY

    TOT IPTV service launched Friendly Test Trial in Thailand.

  • MARCH

    UiTV Media Inc. formed a strategic partnership with China Meteorological Administration.

  • MARCH

    Partnerships with Fox International Channels ("FIC"), Viacom, NBC Universal, AETN, Celestial Tiger, and Scripps Networks secured.

  • 2011

  • NOVEMBER

    Phoenix Satellite Television Network partnered with UiTV Media to launch its first multi-screen television service in North America.

  • OCTOBER

    iTV.cn, an OTT TV platform with embedded multi-screen and cloud DVR services targeting ethnic Chinese community officially launched in North America.

  • SEPTEMBER

    MATV CO. LTD unveils its new Video on Demand service developed by UiTV.

  • AUGUST

    China United Television (CUTV) selected UiTV to build its online video service in China.

  • JULY

    UiTV established a JV subsidiary in Thailand named “MeTV”.

  • JULY

    UiTV launched the Crystal™ IPTV/OTT 1.0, an integrated IPTV and OTT TV platform with embedded multi-screen and cloud DVR/PVR featured.

  • MAY

    UiTV established strategic partnership with Telecom of Thailand (“TOT”) to co-operate the TOT IPTV service.

  • FEBRUARY

    UiTV North America branch established.

  • 2010

  • SEPTEMBER

    UiTV Media Inc. is born.

Note: MeTV is UiTV's JV subsidiary operating the TOT IPTV service with Telecom of Thailand