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My colleague Mark Russell, CTO & Head of Strategy, Ericsson Media Solutions, recently outlined our Emmy award-winning portfolio and our plans to drive R&D and innovation to develop the most scalable, highest performance and cost-effective media solutions in the industry.
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – February 8, 2018 – NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, has selected Ericsson to provide video contribution solutions for its production of the XXIII Olympic Winter Games, which take place in PyeongChang, South Korea, from February 8 – February 25.
In part one we set out how we will establish Media Solutions as a leading independent video technology company. We now want to share more about our mission to advance video service delivery with our state-of-the-art infrastructure and software.
Earlier this week, we made a major announcement, confirming that Ericsson has partnered with One Equity Partners, who have taken a 51% stake to become the majority owner of Media Solutions.
Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) is partnering with One Equity Partners, a private equity firm with deep expertise in media and telecom investments, which will become the majority owner of Media Solutions.
The television experience has evolved tremendously over the past hundred years. What was once a singularly linear broadcast offering, fixed at the heart of the living room, has turned into a highly fragmented, multi-platform and mobile experience.
Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) has been selected by Bell Canada, the number one television provider in Canada, to power its next generation multiscreen TV services.
Mobile consumption is exploding. Consumers are not only shifting where they are watching, but also on which device to consume certain types of content. They are now rating their user experience through the relative value of watching video on different screens.