Tanzania: Firms Collaborate on Video Streaming

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Tanzanian interactive mobile communications technology provider, Push Mobile, has partnered with Apalya Technologies, a South Asian technology platform provider, to enhance mobile video and live TV streaming experience in Tanzania and into other markets across the region.

Push Mobile Managing Director, Freddie Manento, said at a signing ceremony in Dar es Salaam yesterday the partnership serves to cement Push's vision and mission of being the mobile communications market leader in East Africa and the international sphere and a provider of high quality products and services.

"Our partnership with Apalya Technologies is in line with our strategy to expand our video and live TV streaming like music concert and live entertainment coverage.

Our partnership gives the best technology to new markets around the region and they are the right technology partners to take us there," he said.

Rishabh Gunjal of Apalya Technologies' AVP - International Business, said: "Apalya Technologies is excited to partner with Push Mobile in their drive to provide best-inclass mobile video solutions across East and Central Africa.

"Apalya's leadership across the emerging markets of India and South Asia as well as their 8-year track record in working with some of the biggest global telecom brands will be a great leverage in helping Push Mobile serve the growing mobile market in this region."

He added that the partnership promises the best platform in terms of technology and content offering an opportunity to mobile network operators to monetise their mobile data network with best possible consumer experience.

Source: Tanzania Daily News 23 October 2014