Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
VDS, Kargo team up to provide iTV solution
VDS has teamed up with Kargo, provider of mobile messaging and publishing, to provide a mobile iTV solution for TV networks. VDS and Kargo in combination provide the end-to-end technical capabilities and implementation strategies to produce interactive solutions for broadcasters.
Viewer messages, comments and voting will appear live, within seconds of being sent to a short code managed for an event or broadcaster. With the immediate feedback on the broadcast screen, viewer interest and response is confirmed quickly, allowing for a high level of interaction while retaining viewer engagement.