Alticast to demonstrate Windmill next-generation TV platform at ANGA

June 11, 2012

Alticast has announced that visitors to ANGA Cable in Cologne, Germany, June 12-14, will be able to see demonstrations of Windmill — the company’s next-generation TV platform.

Windmill enables operators to distribute content and services however they want, with support for cable, satellite, DTT, IPTV, OTT, cloud-based delivery and hybrid systems. It also enables operators to provide and monetize advanced new multi-screen experiences through its support for Android, HTML5, HbbTV, etc.

Each Windmill component can be deployed on its own or with other elements of the platform. These components include:

• altiPlatform, a high performance middleware core which draws on Alticast’s heritage as a first-class global middleware provider. It includes modular support for HTML-5, Android, GEM, HbbTV and Blu-ray and provides easy access to standards-based TV functionality and innovative web and mobile services.

• altiView, which provides Windmill with a rich, robust user interface allowing for easy content discovery across broadcast and OTT content, content recommendations and an integrated social experience to engage consumers on a deeper level. It has an innovative User Interface/ User Experience (UI/UX) design for richer consumer experiences.

• altiProtect provides flexible and cost-effective CAS and DRM management solutions that empower operators to secure premium content from piracy and unauthorized use

• altiAd invites viewers to engage and reacts to their responses, providing informative, innovative, and fun content that is relevant. It extends relevant interactive advertising onto multiple screens and devices.

• altiMetrics provides insight into audience response for programs and interactive services.

For more information about Alticast's technologies, please visit or contact Sunghoon Kim (SH),
Demonstrations of Alticast’s Windmill will be taking place in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Cologne during ANGA Cable, June 12-14.

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