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12/14/2017

Getting SaaS-y: The Case for Cloud-Based Pay TV Delivery

Every day, competitive forces and consumer expectations create new dangerous threats for pay TV operators. Pressure points include the pace and scope of technology change; continual entrance of new providers; proliferation of apps; need to support a growing number of video-ready devices; and ever-increasing consumer expectations for exceptional experiences. Facing an epic battle, one that can feel […]

12/11/2017

Clear Creek Communications Brings Next-Gen Video Experience to Customers with Espial Elevate SaaS Cloud Platform

OTTAWA, Canada — Dec. 11, 2017 — Espial announced that Clear Creek Communications is powering its video services with Espial’s Elevate Cloud based Software as a Service (SaaS) solution. Clear Creek is a leading operator in Oregon providing television, broadband, voice, home automation and security services. With Elevate, operators can deliver a premium user experience […]

12/06/2017

Summit Broadband Signs on Espial Elevate SaaS Cloud Platform

OTTAWA, Canada — Dec. 6, 2017 — Espial announced that Summit Broadband has signed-on as a partner of Espial’s Elevate Cloud-based Software as a Service (SaaS) solution to power its video services. Summit Broadband is a leading fiber-optics telecommunications provider in Central and Southwest Florida providing television, broadband, and voice services to commercial and residential customers. With Elevate, operators can deliver a premium user experience — including Netflix, YouTube, and Alexa Amazon voice control – with predictable costs and delivery.  

11/30/2017

Hiawatha Broadband Communications Chooses Espial Elevate SaaS Cloud Platform to Enhance Consumer Experience

OTTAWA, Canada — Nov. 30, 2017 — Espial announced that Hiawatha Broadband Communications (HBC) is powering its video services with Espial’s Elevate cloud-based Software as a Service (SaaS) solution. HBC is a leading operator in Minnesota and Wisconsin providing television, broadband, and voice services to its . By powering its video services with Elevate, HBC can deliver a premium user experience including Netflix, YouTube, and Alexa Amazon voice control — with predictable costs and delivery.

11/21/2017

Espial Elevate Introduces Amazon Alexa Voice Support

OTTAWA, Canada — Nov. 21, 2017 — Espial announced today that its Elevate cloud-based Software as a Service (SaaS) video platform now features a next-generation user interface with voice control, allowing consumers to search, discover, and control live TV, on-demand content, and recordings using their voice. Compatible with all Amazon Alexa-enabled devices, Espial Elevate supports voice controls for a range of features to provide an exceptional video experience for consumers. These include quick channel changes, search, user interface navigation, trick play management, and playback of time-shift TV, VOD, and DVR recordings.

11/02/2017

Espial Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results

Ottawa, Ontario – November 2,  2017 – Espial® Group Inc. (“Espial” or the “Company”), (TSX:ESP), today announced its third quarter financial results for the three month period ended September 30, 2017.

11/01/2017

Espial to Speak at NexTV CEO Latin America Summit

OTTAWA, Canada — Nov. 1, 2017 — Espial today announced that Breno Fleury, the company’s senior director of business development and strategy for Latin America, will speak on an executive panel at NexTV CEO Latin America 2017. Joining industry executives, Fleury will provide his expertise and insights on cloud SaaS video platforms and RDK during the panel “CTOs and The Future of New TV Technologies.”

10/18/2017

Cable Tec Expo

With 16+ hours of learning, thousands of industry colleagues, 375+ exhibiting companies, and 60+ countries represented Cable-Tec Expo is the industry’s most energizing, technical knowledge exchange of the year.

10/18/2017

Optic Communications Launches Pay-TV Services With Espial Elevate in Under 90 Days

About Espial
Espial is transforming viewing experiences worldwide by enabling video services at web speed and web scale. From immersive user experience and discovery solutions to advanced cloud-based platforms, Espial solutions help service providers manage, deliver and monetize video and entertainment services. Espial’s customers span six continents, have deployed over tens of million devices, and are serviced through Espial’s global sales, support, and innovation centers across North America, Europe, and Asia. www.espial.com