A Complete TV and Data Content Solution

Global Access is also one of only four IPtv system integrators accredited by Multichoice in South Africa. As an accredited Multichoice IPtv system integrator, we are legally authorized to implement an IPtv system and distribute DSTv content over an IP network, ensuring Multichoice's copyright laws are enforced and protected.

 

 

No limitations

From a Small office park or a large University Campus

You can now have a complete TV and data content solution for your institution – be it a stadium, hotel, corporate, office park, university, hospital or mall. Once an IPtv solution is installed, it can be expanded to incorporate new buildings or spaces with ease.

Integrated and Seamless

Reduce setup, and infrastructure costs

This system can be integrated into your existing digital signage platform as well as your existing IT infrastructure. Giving you complete control over your system and reducing the cost of laying new infrastructure to support the system.

A Global Platform

The leading IPtv system worldwide

In addition to being a Multichoice system integrator, we have partnered with Exterity who is a leading supplier in IPtv systems worldwide. Giving the South African market a world class system that is not only tried and proved but supported by our qualified technical specialists.

What is IPtv?

What is IPtv?

IPtv, or Internet Protocol Television, refers to video content that is distributed over an IP network. This IP network is the same kind of network people use to surf the internet and exchange emails. More and more companies have realized that IPtv could enable them to distribute more than just television content – it gives them a new communications tool.

What can it do for me?

What can it do for me?

The IPtv solution enables organisations to distribute broadcast-quality digital TV and video over building or campus IP networks (LANs or WANs) to a virtually unlimited number of users either on screens, PC, Laptops or Smartphones and Tablets with centralized management, configuration and control.

Applications

Applications

IPTV can be used in a multitude of industries from Hospitality to Corporates; it can give you a complete, controlled video distribution platform for your building.

Why use IPtv?

IPtv brings new levels of control and flexibility to video content distribution. The screen-based interface can be customized to client specific requirements, reflecting corporate branding while a message board enables information to be disseminated to users.

IPtv Solutions for every market

Hospitality
Hospitality

Enhance in-room guest entertainment, run revenue generating on-screen promotions or pay-per-view channels and fully integrate with hotel management systems to deliver interactive services such as reservations, booking tickets or guest billing via TV screen or network access portals.

Education
Education

Access scheduled and recorded programming from all over the world, schedule student announcements and ease the learning process with live lectures distributed to various locations/campuses at the same time.

Corporate
Corporate

Distribute live and archived content, on demand training videos or relay company briefings and events to public screens and employee desktops.

Financial Institutions
Financial Institutions

Rate boards, marketing material and customer information can be displayed on different screens within branches, while staff can have access to on demand training and internal communications messages. Display staff communication in main office buildings on screens in canteens and pause areas or desktops.

Healthcare
Healthcare

Deliver patient entertainment to the bedside, centrally update visitor information across all or zoned screens e.g maternity wards and integrate with patient information systems to support additional clinical services. Generate 3rd party revenue from advertising space on screens e.g baby products advertised in maternity wards or medical aids in doctors' rooms.

Government organisations
Government organisations

Public information, ticketing systems, directional signage, live TV and safety messages can be distributed on numerous screens, all managed from one central point.

Public areas/Malls
Public areas/Malls

Different advertising content, live TV, news feeds etc can be displayed and arranged on screens according to location, demographics, venue and time of day. Digital signage and information can be displayed from one centralized control point.

  • Benefits of IPtv

    • Content can be HD format

    • Create a 'virtual' TV channel with locally stored content that can be played according to a playlist, enabling you to have a dedicated channel for your organisational messages alone

    • Set top box control allowing specific channels be played at specific times

    • Portal customization allowing individualized design and interface layouts

    • Ability to take external AV feeds and distribute across the network e.g CCTV cameras, Conference video cameras etc

    • Video on Demand functionality (Pay per view)

    • Integration into hotel billing information system

  • Technical benefits of IPtv

    • Most organisations already have a building or campus IP network capable of supporting video, making IPtv an incremental cost with a tremendous potential ROI and ROO.

    • Building IPtv allows the addition of new sources and users anywhere there is a network connection without picture degradation, for greater flexibility and scalability

    • IPtv's scalability and ease of management promotes the rapid rollout of new TV, video and broadband services across the whole organisation in response to opportunities • Bringing external TV and radio in through LAN rather than via internet saves costly internet bandwidth and preserves it for critical business use

    • With Building IPtv all internet access to streaming content can be blocked at firewall for greater security and regulatory compliance

    • Granular control of content access by group or user enhances security and regulatory compliance

    • Building IPtv multicasting technology makes better use of LAN bandwidth for a faster ROI on network bandwidth investments

    • Any PC can be converted easily into a TV with IPtv software that recognises the content on the network, immediately expanding the reach of organisational TV and video assets

Want to know how IPtv can work for you?

Let us find a solution that can meet your needs.