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Allegro DVT Helps ZDF Covering the Olympic Games for Multiscreen Delivery

August 13, 2012

GRENOBLE, France, August 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –

Allegro DVT is proud to communicate on deployment of a significant multiscreen
delivery infrastructure at ZDF, public-service German television broadcaster.

This system is based on AL1000 and AL2000 multiscreen encoders and transcoders
integrated by international systems integrator Divitel, and is currently used to cover the
Olympic Games in HLS and Flash formats for mobile and web delivery.

18 Allegro DVT appliances are being used, enabled with Akamai publication,
hot-sparing, network teaming and SNMP automation, to ensure the gold medal for robustness
and flexibility.

“The implemented system based on Allegro encoders was ready in time for live streaming
of the Olympic games”, said Dirk Jaeger, CTO of Divitel, “It is performing well and we
were pleased about Allegro’s professional attitude in helping align their product features
to the stringent requirements of ZDF.”

“Allegro has been truly dedicated in time and resources to serving ZDF. We hope to
have helped them make this event a success, and appreciated the work frame of rigor
Divitel, ZDF and Allegro succeeded to crystallize”, said Jerome BLANC, Broadcast Products
Manager at Allegro DVT.

Come check out at IBC why ZDF and many others rely on Allegro DVT technology, on booth

Divitel; Vision. Fascination. Video.

Divitel has established a reputation as an independent systems integrator and
solutions provider for professional systems in the worldwide DVB and broadcast market.

The company is regarded as a Center of Excellence and has a broad experience in the
fields of digital and analog TV, broadcasting and IPTV solutions.

Divitel manage platforms, which are providing more than 200 million viewers on a
day-to-day basis.

Companies offering digital television turn to Divitel to effectively set-up the entire

Divitel was established in 1997 and has offices in Germany, Portugal and Curacao; its
headquarters are situated in Apeldoorn, The Netherlands. Divitel is ISO 9001 certified.


Allegro DVT is a leading provider of H.264/MPEG-4 AVC|SVC|MVC and HEVC solutions,
including industry standard compliance test suites and real-time audio/video encoders and
transcoders. Allegro DVT products have been chosen by more than 100 major IC providers,
OEMs and broadcasters.

For more information, visit http://www.allegrodvt.com/broadcast or contact
info@allegrodvt.com [http://cts.vresp.com/c/?ALLEGRODVT/a692276146/TEST/4fe9887e49 ],


Source: PR Newswire