KIT digital Powers the Launch of SA TV in Bangladesh
PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC, Jan 04, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --KIT digital, Inc. (NASDAQ: KITD), a premium cloud-based software solutions and technology services provider for multi-screen video delivery, is deploying the next-generation television infrastructure for SA TV in advance of its launch in Bangladesh.
As the largest integrated entertainment television operation in Bangladesh, SA TV will feature a diverse mix of programming, including dramatic series, specials, documentaries, music, international reality shows, biographies, business news and analysis, cultural features, political events and historical programs. SA TV aims to promote Bangladesh's emerging arts and culture, and celebrate the stories and successes of this fast-growing country and economy.
KIT digital will design and install the entire technical infrastructure including studio facilities, newsroom system, master control room, central equipment room and play-out facilities. By utilizing KIT digital's broadband headend solution, SA TV will have a fully digital, automated, tapeless, HD and multi-device ready station.
"SA TV went through a long and detailed process of evaluation," said Salahuddin Ahmed, managing director of SA TV. "We decided to award this project to KIT digital because they have such a great track record in Bangladesh. They also gave us a proposal that was exactly what we required."
Ashish Mukherjee, KIT digital's senior vice president in Asia-Pacific, commented: "We are thrilled to be providing our industry-leading technologies to SA TV, ensuring high-quality video programming across the full range of connected devices. We are also proud to be deepening our commitment to the fast-growing Bangladeshi market, where we count as clients a number of the country's leading media companies and network operators. This is additional evidence of KIT digital's unparalleled experience throughout South Asia and our long-standing activity in the Asia-Pacific region in general."
About KIT digital, Inc.
KIT digital (NASDAQ: KITD) is a premium provider of end-to-end video management software and related services. The KIT Video Platform, the company's cloud-based video asset management system, enables enterprise, media & entertainment and network operator clients to produce, manage and deliver multiscreen socially-enabled video experiences to audiences wherever they are. KIT digital services more than 2,400 clients in 50+ countries including some of the world's biggest brands, such as Airbus, The Associated Press, AT&T, BBC, Bristol-Myers Squibb, BSkyB, Disney-ABC, FedEx, Google, HP, Mediaset, MTV, News Corp, Telecom Argentina, Telefonica O2, Universal Studios, Verizon, Vodafone and Volkswagen. KIT digital maintains executive offices in New York and its operational headquarters in Prague, Czech Republic, with offices in 21 countries around the world. Visit the company at www.kitd.com or follow on Twitter at www.twitter.com/KITdigital.
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