Digigram Adds Octoshape Technology to AQORD for IP Video Contribution and Federated Linear Broadband TV Distribution

Infinite Uplink(TM) and Infinite HD-M(TM) for AQORD *LINK Series Enables High-Quality Point-to-Point and Point-to-Multipoint Transmission, Including Support for the Infinite HD-M Federated Linear Broadband TV Platform

GRENOBLE, France -- April 16, 2012 -- Digigram today announced that technology from Octoshape ApS, an industry leader in cloud-based global streaming technologies, is now integrated with Digigram's AQORD *LINK series of video contribution systems. The integration of these technologies facilitates point-to-point contribution services, as well as transparent contribution support to the Infinite HD-M(TM) federated linear broadband TV platform.

"We are excited to extend our HD-enabled AQORD product line with Octoshape technologies," said Laurent Gros, video product manager at Digigram. "Octoshape's embedded technology brings global point-to-point contribution and distribution services over the Internet to the AQORD *LINK series."

Octoshape's Infinite Uplink(TM) replaces traditional satellite and video fiber systems with resilient video contribution over the Internet, drastically reducing the cost associated with distribution and increasing deployment flexibility. This functionality, combined with Digigram's AQORD *LINK series solution set, opens up new markets that traditionally have been served only by large satellite delivery providers. AQORD *LINK Series adds contribution support for the Infinite HD-M network, bringing broadcast-quality video to the disruptive federated linear OTT platform.

"We are excited to continue extending the contribution reach of Digigram products," said Michael Koehn, CEO of Octoshape. "Our combined solutions are disrupting the signal acquisition marketplace, enabling a much broader set of content to come online with new predictable business models through our federated linear broadband TV platform -- Infinite HD-M."

More information about this and other Digigram products is available at www.digigram.com or by phone at 33 (0)4 76 52 53 01.

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About Octoshape ApS

Streaming media innovator Octoshape provides the enabling technology required for content owners to deliver online video over best-effort public networks to the largest audiences and with the highest quality viewing experience. The company is writing the next chapter of content delivery. The Octoshape approach is more scalable and affordable than traditional CDN schemes while providing feature-rich, high-quality viewing to the largest of audiences. For more information visit www.octoshape.com.

About Digigram

Digigram is at the convergence of professional audio and video with IT, inventing solutions that help its customers increase competitiveness through change. Digigram's IP audio codecs, sound cards, and network audio solutions are used by journalists, broadcasters, and audio engineers around the world, and the company delivers key technologies and OEM solutions to software vendors and manufacturers. Digigram's recently introduced all-IP video product lines offer advanced solutions for Broadcast, IPTV, Web TV, and OTT operators.

Through constant innovation and the development of fruitful partnerships, Digigram has become an influential player, helping to energize the industry, push forward technological development, and raise standards. Information on Digigram and its products is available at www.digigram.com