Unified Media Cloud enables integrated multi-channel,
multi-format, multi-mode entertainment services
Las Vegas, NV. –XONA Media, an advanced technology and services provider for entertainment kiosks, and Jaman Networks, a leading supplier of turn-key platforms for premium movies and online video, today launched the Unified Media Cloud (UMC) Platform, the first turn-key system for retailers and content owners to provide seamless access to media entertainment online, on-device and in-store.
Retail and content brands can offer premier branded experiences without the massive investments in media technology required in the past. This white label solution allows media and retail brands to be anywhere, in any format.
Unified Media Cloud Platform – unprecedented capabilities:
“Consumers have increasingly high expectations for portability and flexibility with their digital media. For media and retail brands, this means if you’re going to be digital anywhere, you have to be digital everywhere.” said Steve Harnsberger, VP of Jaman Networks. “Teaming with XONA Media allows us to extend our vision of universal media access from the cloud to an in-store presence as well, delivering the best in hybrid kiosk solutions, combining DVD rentals with a complementary digital option”.
“It’s been said that anybody can make something simple look complicated. Real creativity is making the complicated look simple,” said Pete Popcke, COO of XONA Media. “Jaman Networks and XONA Media share this priority to make digital entertainment accessible, seamless and simple for consumers. An integrated, modular platform tackles a big obstacle for retailers.”
About Jaman Networks
Jaman Networks is a leading technology provider delivering premium entertainment e-commerce solutions for content owners, retailers, ISPs and CE companies. The Jaman Networks platform enables end-to-end, worldwide internet distribution of Hollywood movies, independent film and television content to any web connected device including PCs, Macs, TiVos, set-top boxes, HDTVs, iPhones & iPods and digital kiosks while supporting multiple monetization models including subscription, pay-per-view, download-to-own and ad supported streaming. A diverse range of Jaman Networks’ platform tools are available for license including an adaptive recommendation engine; patent pending mood based movie finder; studio approved, multi-platform content protection and DRM; advanced social and community development tools; PC/Mac and TiVo player and media manager and Facebook Connect. For further information, go to www.jaman.net.
About XONA Media
XONA Media is a privately held media technology and services company providing innovative systems to link brick-and-mortar retailers to the web, and bridge physical media and digital delivery formats. With a team of retail and media distribution experts from Hollywood Video, Sonic Solutions, DVD Play, Premier Retail Networks and Zoom Systems, XONA Media leverages consumer insights and future-forward technology to dramatically reduce the costs of retail operations while creating transformative consumer experiences. Additional information is available at www.xonamedia.com.