Cable & Telecom

Firstlight Media rebrands as Quickplay

TORONTO — Firstlight Media, a Toronto-based provider of cloud-based over-the-top infrastructure to streaming service operators, announced today it is rebranding as Quickplay, leveraging a brand it acquired when it purchased video streaming platform provider Quickplay Media from AT&T in March 2020. The company rebranding comes “at a time of pivotal technology and business success,” according to a press release, which notes Quickplay will preview a new generation of cloud-native capabilities and announce major client wins during the IBC 2022 conference in Amsterdam next month. “As we’ve extended our leadership in cloud-native streaming, it’s become clear to the market that the platform...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.