Video streaming technology outfit and TV-as-a-service provider Zattoo has teamed up with TV technology company 3 Screen Solutions (3SS) to bring live TV streaming to cars.
Zattoo Stream APIs have now been integrated into 3SS’ 3Ready Platform as part of a technical proof of concept. The partnership now enables automakers to offer live TV streaming in cars in Germany, Switzerland and Austria.
The Zattoo-3Ready integration was showcased to the automotive industry during IAA Mobility 2023 and will have its next outing to the worldwide broadcasting industry at IBC 2023.
Zattoo is the latest content partner to join 3Ready. Last month, 3SS announced its collaboration and integration with YouTube into 3Ready.
3Ready comprises a multiscreen digital entertainment ecosystem, powered by partnerships with content and technology providers, enabling ay TV operators, streaming providers, telecoms companies, and automakers to create and deliver video entertainment experiences with a customized look and feel, according to the company. 3Ready transforms traditional apps into content-centric discovery, reducing search time for the user, while boosting interaction and engagement, it says.
About Zattoo With more than 30 customers and several million active users per month, Zattoo is one of the leading TV-as-a- Service platforms in Europe. Its customers include Tier 1 operators like 1&1 in Germany, eir in Ireland, Salt in Switzerland and Monaco Telecom, for whom Zattoo offers fully hosted and managed IPTV, OTT and TV Everywhere services. The focus is on a White Label product with state-of-the-art features and applications for all relevant devices and covering all common ones: Android TV for operator set- top boxes as well as Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Smart TVs and mobile devices (iOS / Android / Windows 10).
Zattoo gained recognition for its achievements in 2020 with the awarding of the Technology and Engineering Emmy® Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
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