Sunrise deploys Media Distillery’s EPG Correction technology

Dawn – a Swiss telco and subsidiary of Liberty World wide – has deployed Media Distillery’s ‘EPG Correction Distillery’ technological know-how for its Shell out Tv support in Switzerland. Subscribers with Sunrise’s most recent set-leading-box now see accurate EPG start- and finish-time facts for the service’s 40 most viewed Television set channels.

The providers say the multi-calendar year arrangement is the “first element of a new framework partnership between Liberty International and Media Distillery which covers long term more Liberty World-wide community deployments.”

Sunrise is the initially operator to leverage Media Distillery’s EPG Correction technologies soon after the integration involving Media Distillery and Gracenote – a metadata provider and information remedies specialist which is component of Nielsen. The joint alternative assures actual programme start- and end-moments are instantly current in the Tv set information in “near real-time” for enhanced content material navigation. Media Distillery believes that a pre-integrated API affords better source efficiencies for operators.

The technology makes use of Media Distillery’s Deep Content material Knowledge AI to immediately determine and label attributes in audio-visual media, which operators can leverage to “to enhance the presentation of programmes and produce superior viewing ordeals.”

Chris van der Linden, Director of Amusement Platforms at Liberty Global, explained: “With our partnership with Media Distillery, we’re doing the job with the industry’s primary experts in AI-enabled granular online video comprehension.

“As it ingeniously harnesses online video and facts, EPG Correction Distillery has verified its scalability, making it the excellent technological know-how to enrich consumer encounters for subscribers in all Liberty Global’s different functions we appear forward to continuing to operate with Media Distillery as our multi-territory rollout progresses.”

Tina Rodriguez, Senior Director of Amusement at Dawn, said: “Inconsistencies in between EPG info and the true start out and finish-situations of broadcasts can drastically influence the user practical experience – for instance in replay method or when location recordings. EPG Correction Distillery can help us steer clear of these inconsistencies in the fascination of a sustainable investment decision in buyer pleasure.”

Roland Sars, CEO of Media Distillery, commented: “We are very proud that EPG Correction Distillery is aiding Dawn produce a additional harmonious viewing knowledge to subscribers. Searching at the broader picture, our partnership with Liberty Global is a supply of enormous satisfaction to anyone at Media Distillery, and a launchpad for future collaborative innovation to delight subscribers throughout its regional functions.”