Centrally on the Cabsat exhibition floor, ten teams of developers will strive to create the best TV app. With the Metrological SDK, a Raspberry Pi and only 48 hours’ available time you are challenged to build an innovative TV app that enhances the TV viewing experience.
Participating in the Cabsat Appathon is free of charge. You receive an awesome goodie-bag, 2 days of food and beverages is included and last but not least: prices are up for grabs!
Next to must-have gear, the winning team gets the chance to pitch their app to operators such as Ooredoo, Liberty Global and KPN, offering a total reach of over 40 million households worldwide.
So, come up with any TV app idea, stay up all night and just start building!
When: 14 & 15 January 2018
Where: CABSAT, Dubai World Trade Centre
Cabsat is the leading professional content entertainment event in the MEASA region. An exciting, interactive event featuring all the major global technology and content service providers for this growing industry.
The show is the dominant broadcast, digital media and satellite communications technology platform for anyone wishing to target broadcasters, production houses and studios, animation houses, content owners and creators, software developers, telcos, system integrators and distribution channels in the MEASA region. For more information please visit www.cabsat.com.
Metrological enables operators to integrate their TV and OTT content into a single viewer experience. The cloudbased Application Platform delivers a complete product suite to onboard and manage apps and premium OTT services on any device. Metrological uses an open-source WPE browser and cloud architecture to enable operators to quickly onboard premium OTT services and integrate apps and OTT content into a single viewer experience. Content providers are able to reach over 40 million households across operator networks by adding a single app to the Metrological App Library. Metrological works with cable and telecommunications companies such as Comcast, KPN, Liberty Global, NOS, Telecolumbus and Ooredoo. Founded in 2005, Metrological is based in The Netherlands with offices in the U.S. and Europe. For more information please visit www.metrological.com.