Mobica

TV & Broadcast

We play a leading role in enabling the TV and broadcasting industry to innovate and differentiate in a fast changing environment through world class digital technology services. Our customers include TV & STB manufacturers as well as TV operators and broadcast and multimedia providers. We help these providers to stream content across multiple devices such as TVs, set top boxes, mobile phones, tablets, gaming platforms, PCs and automotive infotainment platforms.

With a focus on design, development, customisation and integration, we deliver projects ranging from back-end systems development and integration through to product enablement for multimedia, streaming, next gen payments, security, connectivity, including an array of leading edge TV applications.

We continue to bring our expertise and experience to the fields of TV, broadcast and multimedia, having created a wide-ranging set of innovative solutions across the entire TV industry from CPE design and development through to mission-critical playout and content management systems for broadcasters.

Working across the globe, with many of the industry leaders, we’ve established a winning reputation for all aspects of STB product development, addressing core design, SoC platform integration and full middleware development, supported by our dedicated QA, test and UX design teams.

Over a decade at the forefront

We’ve delivered a wide range of projects for the TV and broadcasting industry, with delivery teams of over 100 engineers dedicated to the projects of global technology leaders.

Today we’re at the forefront of mobility, connected devices, streaming and IPTV movements including smartphones, infotainment and connected homes – allowing our customers such as TV operators to create new revenue streams.

We’re also experienced in dealing with telecommunications and server infrastructure such as transactional systems, storage/RAID platforms, gateways, IP services, Cloud RAN, broadcast stations and virtualisation.

Our areas of expertise

  • Highly specialised mobile and TV applications experience covering white-label solutions, cross-platform and native mobile applications for all major OSs
  • State-of-the-art back-end and cloud design and development expertise spanning many industries and technologies including Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, OpenStack, JEE and .NET
  • Highly specialised STB and TV development and integration experience covering full software stack development from kernel level through middleware to applications as well as streaming, graphics acceleration and multimedia integration
  • State-of-the-art UI expertise including HTML5, angular.js and proprietary frameworks
  • High availability and high performance enterprise grade content management and playout solutions
  • Quality assurance including test strategy, test execution, manual and automation testing also including dedicated STB and TV test harnesses development

Partners & Affiliations

AppCarousel

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AppCarousel

AppCarousel

“Mobile and connected device companies come to AppCarousel and Mobica because they need custom apps, a white labeled app store and an app management platform to make their app ecosystems a reality. Together, AppCarousel and Mobica provide end-to-end solutions to companies that require custom app creation, distribution and monetization solutions for their developers, partners and customers.”

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ARM

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ARM

ARM

We’re an ARM Connected Community member and part of the ARM OpenGL / ES Working Group. We have worked with ARM for a number of years and have particular expertise in the development of Mali GPU graphics. In early 2013 we were invited to join the ARM Connected Community, enabling us to share our knowledge and expertise, as well as access resources that help us to create even more innovative solutions.

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Dolby

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Dolby

Dolby

As a Dolby Certification Partner, we’re currently supporting both implementation and system certification testing for licensees of Dolby’s latest audio technologies. We provide technical expertise, testing knowledge and configuration management to many industry-leading OEMs and platform providers, making sure of full compliance and a significant improvement in approval-related efforts.

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Frog by Wyplay

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Frog by Wyplay

Frog by Wyplay

Frog by Wyplay is a proven convergent TV middleware solution, offered through an open source model that yields greater speed to market for an open community of operators, system integrators and vendors. As an official Frog affiliate member we’ve worked in the TV and broadcasting sector helping to develop STBs and home media gateways. As a partner of Frog by Wyplay, we lend our professional expertise to enhance architecture, security, UI and app frameworks in solutions that integrate the Frog middleware.

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Imagination Technologies

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Imagination Technologies

Imagination Technologies

We’re an Imagination Technologies PowerVR partner. We have worked with Imagination Technologies since 2007. Our membership of the programme gives us an early insight into new developments, as well as access to support enabling us to get the most from Imagination’s products.”

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Intel IoT Solutions Alliance

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Intel IoT Solutions Alliance

Intel IoT Solutions Alliance

We’re a strategic partner to Intel’s Automotive Division and their Kendrick Peak Platform, and an official Intel IoT Solutions Alliance affiliate member as well as an engineering partner for the Intel® Atom™ Bayley Bay EV/CRB.

We have been an Intel IoT Solutions Alliance Affiliate Member since 2011. Membership gives us early access to roadmaps, test platforms, and design support for solutions based on the latest Intel processors.

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Khronos

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Khronos

Khronos

We’ve been a member of the Khronos Group since 2013, contributing to the development of Khronos API specifications and helping to accelerate the delivery of their cutting-edge 3D graphics, compute and vision platforms through early access to specification drafts and conformance tests. Our engineers contribute to a number of working groups and have particular expertise in the development of conformance test suites.

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RDK

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RDK

RDK

As an early member of the RDK partner programme, launched in autumn 2013, we’ve taken an active role in the development of components and systems integrated into the RDK STB Framework. This is helping us to develop first-class solutions particularly as network operators take greater ownership of the STB middleware stack. RDK is an industry standard and is used by some of the world’s largest vendors, software developers, system integrators, and TV service providers. By using RDK, our solutions support the rich internet-to-tv solutions, and we are proud to be a part of its supportive community.

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Tegra OpenGL Working Group

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Tegra OpenGL Working Group

Tegra OpenGL Working Group

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Customer experience

“Mobica has been helping us since 2013 in software engineering projects. They have established a dedicated team of engineers that have helped us evaluate a new chipset for our fiber-optical residential routers and are now implementing software for this product against TR69 and TR 124 standards. We are positively surprised with the high skills and deep expertise of Mobica’s engineers. Mobica is a reliable partner that brings significant contribution to our business by helping us to bring faster a new product to the market. We value the flexibility that Mobica shows with respect to the project resource assignment. I can recommend Mobica to carry any software engineering project in the networking area.”

Ben A. Eman, Director of Development, Genexis B.V.

“Working with Mobica was a pleasure throughout the MyRemote project. MyRemote is a second-screen mobile application which gives the user control of home multimedia devices, provides the user with EPG information and streams video content between devices using DLNA. The Mobica team designed, developed and tested the application for the iOS and Android platforms to the highest standard. Throughout this project, Mobica has provided us with the needed expertise in mobileß solutions and device connectivity which has resulted in a highly successful product launch. Mobica has proven to be creative in problem resolution, reliable in time commitments, and overall consistent in meeting our expectations. We can recommend them for any mobile software work.”

Albert Mombarg, Head of Smart TV, TP Vision

“Mobica has been helping us since the beginning of 2014 in the development of interactive TV applications dedicated to our Metrological Application Framework. They have established a team of engineers that takes care of the development of a range of apps for TBs, including video streaming, games, social media and news. The work is conducted in HTML5 and JavaScript. Mobica have proved that they can work remotely and be a valuable asset to our operations. We are happy with the quality and speed of their work and we can recommend Mobica as a credible partner in application development.”

Marcel Simons, COO, Metrological

Mobica in action

We’ve been instrumental in the development of the STB industry, delivering significant teams to many of the leading OEMs.

During a recent customer engagement we provided coverage across the whole STB software development stack – from low level drivers through to the UI layer – bringing our experience in areas such as device drivers, audio video content manipulation and security.

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We recently worked with a customer in the design and development of a cloud based broadcast automation system. We provided a team of engineers to work on an advanced, integrated playout platform for broadcast television with more than 1500 channels on-air around the world. The team concentrated on feature development and fixing defects within the player part of the Windows-based multiple application playout platform.

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We worked successfully with a key industry partner to develop interactive TV applications for leading STB OEMs – with HTML5 & JavaScript based applications for the most popular social networks, entertainment information, multimedia and games. All the applications were tailored to TV screens and remote control navigation.

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We’ve helped to develop a number of mobile TV applications for a range of mobile operating systems including iOS, Android and Windows Phone. These applications communicated with the mobile carrier’s cloud for electronic program guide access, subscription plans information, customer’s selected subscriptions. RTSP/RTP/RTCP technologies were used for the channels’ streams access.

Contact our TV & Broadcast team

If you have any enquiries about the work we do, or would like to speak to one of the TV & Broadcast team directly, please email tvbsales@mobica.com

or call +44 (0)1625 446140.