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RR Media Showcases Open Media Service Platform at IBC2015

Digital media services provider to demonstrate enhanced solaRR platform with next generation, value-added service functionality and new applications

Airport City Business Park, Israel (03 Sep 2015)

RR Media (NASDAQ: RRM), a leading provider of global digital media services to the broadcast and media industries, announced today it will be showcasing its open media service platform, solaRR, with enhanced functionalities, for the first time at IBC Amsterdam. The solaRR platform unifies RR Media’s technological infrastructure and operations to provide a seamless service and user experience, while supporting RR Media’s customer needs and business growth as well as the changing market dynamics of the media industry across the world.

solaRR provides a robust, high performance and innovative solution for the broadcast and media industry, with the ability to optimize content management and delivery across the entire media supply chain as well as utilize a variety of value added services and applications. solaRR is designed to handle the complexities of RR Media’s high-valued client requirements, providing the flexibility, efficiency and capability to take on any project, of any size. 

At the show, RR Media will be demonstrating solaRR’s range of value added applications that are seamlessly integrated to the platform. From a single place, customers can manage all their media assets, assign and seamlessly track workflows related to linear channel playout, and delivery to online video platforms as well as other content destinations. They also have new methods to engage viewers and monetize content in diverse ways for broadcasters and content owners.  

Ziv Mor, CTO of RR Media said on the technological advances of the platform, “solaRR gives our customers an innovative set of media solutions through a single platform. Understanding the market dynamics, we designed solaRR as a future-proofed, open platform that incorporates the latest and most evolving technologies available on the market. solaRR’s enhanced technology and infrastructure enables the most customizable, flexible and efficient media service platform to serve the industry needs now and into the future.” 

Elad Manishviz, CMO of RR Media commented on the solaRR platform functionality, “To have all aspects of the media supply chain such as content preparation, management, playout and delivery within one centralized platform offers huge benefits to the media industry. Now, we have a solution that can create cost efficiency across the entire media supply chain as well as a robust and flexible platform to enable our customers to further monetize their content.” 

RR Media will be demonstrating its solaRR platform at IBC in the Amsterdam RAI from September 11-15, 2015, Stand number 1.B24.  

About RR Media

RR Media (NASDAQ: RRM) works in partnership with the world’s leading media players to transform content into valuable media assets. RR Media’s complete ecosystem of digital media services maximize the potential of media and entertainment content, covering four main areas: smart global content distribution network with an optimized combination of satellite, fiber and the Internet; content management and channel origination; sports, news & live events; and online video services. RR Media provides scalable, converged digital media services to more than 1,000 broadcasters, content owners, sports leagues and right holders. Every day, the company manages and delivers over 24,000 hours of broadcast content, over 4,000 hours of online video and VOD content and over 350 hours of premium sports and live events. The company delivers content to 95% of the world’s population reaching viewers of multiplatform operators, VOD platforms, online video and direct-to-home services. Visit the company's website