App Platform

Launch premium video services with our award winning out-of-the-box solution

A Powerful Framework For Premium content

Quickly and effortlessly create feature rich apps that your users will love across all major platforms.

Lightning fast build

Deploy a fully functional service in weeks, not months.

Customisable UI

Our extensive Component Library can be customised with your own fonts, colors and branding.

Safe, Secure Content

Studio approved Digital Rights Management supports multiple types of content security. Geoblocking and rights management means content rights are always respected.

Monetisation

Out-of-the-box support for ad-funded, subscription and transactional business models.

Deep Insights

Analytics , trends and recommendations, know your customer

Limitless Integrations

3rd parties, engagement and attribution, notifications,

Multi Lingual & Localisation 

Support for regionalised content with multiple languages, payment offerings and subtitle tracks.

All Content Types

Live, VOD, box sets, movies,  Podcast, radio 

Telco Billing

Expand your market - allow users to create their account and pay via their mobile operator. 

Award winning apps for all major platforms

With over 100 projects successfully delivered, we know how to build great video experiences cross platform.

Customise Your App

Our ready-made Component Library contains all of the must have features for any premium video service.

Live TV

As many live streams as you need. Support for live channels via satellite, terrestrial or video feed.

TV Guide

Multi channel or single channel EPG view. Support for backwards scrolling and DVR.

On Demand

Unlimited VOD assets and present using categories, genres or playlists.

Box Sets

Use series, box sets and collections to drive more engagement. Binge watching feature included!

Catch Up

Generate automated cathcup from live streams: Live2VOD.

Events

Run one off live events which can be free or paid and geo blocked by country. 

Download to Device

Offline viewing for video and audio content - including DRM downloads. 

Player

State of the art video player. Includes channel changer, binge watch and multi language support. 

IAP

Make purchasing easy by offering in app purchase. 

Registration

Capture user details for free or premium content.

Plus lots more ….

Design

Ready made screens for Live, On Demand, Catchup and Box Sets customised to your brand.

Home
Live
TV Guide
Catchup
Kids
Series
Films
Home
Live
Series
TV Guide
Movies
Series Details
Home
Live
Radio
On Demand
In App Purchase
Home
Live
Radio
On Demand
CBS Drama
CBS Justice
CBS Catchup
CBS Reality
CBS Reality - Series
On Demand
Home
Events
Series
Downloads
My List

Best In Class Integrations

Pre-integrations with the industry’s leading analytics, advertising and marketing tools.

Analytics

Engagement

CDN

Advertising

Messaging

Optimisation

Full Feature Set

A fully loaded feature set available as standard

Included

Add Ons

Payment Method

Apple In App Purchase

Coupons

Credit / Debit Card

Google In-App Billing

Direct Carrier Billing (Telco)

Playback

Are You Still Watching?

Binge

Channel Changer

Live + Vod + Audio

Multi Audio / Subtitles

Marketing / Ads

Deep-Linking

Facebook / Google Firebase SDK

In-App / Push Notifications

Pre Roll Video Ads

Social Share

Linear Ad Replacement

Analytics / Service Monitoring

Google Tag Manager / Analytics

NPAW Or Equivalent

Standard System Reports

Devices

Mobile / Tablet (Android / IOS)

Mobile Web

PC / Mac

Smart TV Casting

Discover

Brand Page

Search

Personalised Recommendations

Security

Geo Restriction

Jailbreak & Root Detection

Output Blocking

VPN / Proxy Restrictions

Concurrency Control

User Library

Continue Watching

Download To Device

Favourite Channels

Purchase History

Watchlist - VOD

User Access

Device Flow

Registered Free

Registered - Premium

Offer Types

3rd Party OTT

Free

Multi Offers

Subscription Pack (Linear + Vod)

Telco Branding

Pay Per View

TVOD

User Account Settings

App, Audio & Subtitle Language

Help & FAQs

Manage Subscriptions

Parental Control

Self Care Portal

Device Management

Purchase + Parental PIN

Recent Updates

All customers benefit from regular updates. Check out the latest enhancements from our Product Team:

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Login Device Flow

Hate typing a long username and complicated password on your TV? No more on Simplestream’s App Platform. End users logging in on TV now have the option of using our Device Flow instead. To login on TV, you only have to enter a 6 digit code generated from the TV into your mobile or tablet app or via desktop to be securely logged in.

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Movie Posters

App Platform already supports uploading custom images for all content types, including Series Images, Season Images and Episode Images. Now Portrait images can be additionally uploaded to support movie content types.

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Enhanced Video Player

Welcome to our 2.0 video player. This has a completely new user interface and a host of new features. These include an in player channel changer, improved subtitle and audio switching and thumbnail previews.

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Download to Device

The App Platform now offers support for download to device to offline viewing. This includes DRM and non-DRM downloads – offline analytics are also preserved and reported when an end user comes back online.

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Social Sign up and Login

Account creation at the touch of a button. Create accounts and login using the most popular social networks. This increases the number of signups and reduces basket abandonment.

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New Box Set View

We have a new Series / Box Set page with an updated user interface. All episodes are now available in a short, easy to use list. Play or download any episode of a series from a single page as well as add the whole series to your watchlist.

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30+ media companies chose Simplestream's App Platform to power their online video services.

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