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Telekom Slovenije launches NEO gaming, a cloud video games platform for its digital TV customers, powered by Gamestream cloud gaming technology and content
Gamestream partnered with Bouygues Telecom in France, to launch the Gamestream-owned consumer cloud gaming brand Pleio
Paris, France – 17th February 2021 – Gamestream, a leading provider of cloud gaming solutions for B2B industries, is proud to announce the rapid expansion of its global network with two new international telecom partnerships.
Telekom Slovenije, the leading Slovenian provider of the most advanced ICT solutions, launched NEO Gaming, a white-labelled version of the Gamestream cloud gaming platform, allowing Telekom Slovenije digital TV customers to access over fifty console games including Disney Infinity 3.0: Gold Edition, LEGO® Star Wars™ III – The Clone Wars™ and MotoGP™17. The multiple award-winning NEO platform which brought a completely new experience of managing TV content with voice commands, now also supports video gaming.
Bouygues Telecom, one of the leading telecoms operators in France, partnered with Gamestream to launch Pleio, a new consumer cloud gaming brand owned and operated by Gamestream. Pleio was launched to spearhead Bouygues Telecom’s 5G mobile service across France. The Pleio brand itself was established by Gamestream to manage cloud gaming services, including marketing communications and community management, for b2b customers like Bouygues Telecom.
Ivan Lebeau, CEO at Gamestream, commented:
“The Gamestream telecommunications partnership network continues to expand at a rapid rate across the globe with the onboarding of Telekom Slovenije and Bouygues Telecom, both of which are market leaders. Gamestream is a proven commercial success in the telecoms industry, enabling organisations such as Telekom Slovenije and Bouygues Telecom to deploy best-in-class cloud gaming solutions that offer their valued customers access to iconic international content for families and casual gamers. Our most recent partnership with Telekom Slovenije offers its customers high performance cloud gaming experiences, and unlimited access to over 50 titles playable on family TV screens in UHD. In less than two years, Gamestream has risen to become a world leader in videogames cloud streaming solutions for the B2B market.”
Samo Ošina, B2C Director at Telekom Slovenije , commented:
“We cooperate with best and most advanced content providers, and that is the reason we have chosen Gamestream. Gamestream has best-in-class cloud gaming technology, with experience on mobile and fixed networks based on collaboration with innovative telecom operators. We are convinced that Gamestream’s cloud gaming solution will help Telekom Slovenije maintain its position as an innovation leader, and accelerate its growth in the media and entertainment segment.”
Gamestream offers a platform agnostic cloud gaming solution powered by advanced 5G ready technology, delivering cloud gaming at any time, anywhere and for anyone. Gamestream is accessible on smartphones (iOS and Android), Smart TVs, PCs, Macs and tablets. Gamestream features a best-in-class video games catalogue for family and casual gamers, having acquired the rights for over 300 titles from leading global publishing partners including Disney, Capcom, Konami, Codemasters and Focus Home Interactive.
Gamestream is at the forefront of cloud gaming innovation. It was the first company in the world to enable cloud game streaming through an Apple iOS app. In November 2020, Gamestream launched its PWA (Progressive Web App), which delivers in-app cloud gaming to over 50M iOS users, who are subscribers of Gamestream’s B2B customers. The PWA iOS app was developed to accommodate growing demand from Apple device users for in-app games streaming. Gamestream’s state-of-the-art proprietary technology delivers the very highest performance, combined with an extensive video gaming catalogue curated for families, making Gamestream the partner of choice for telecoms, hospitality, entertainment and healthcare sectors. In the hospitality industry, Gamestream is working with brands such as Accor.
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Gamestream is the world leader in cloud video game streaming solutions for B2B industries. The fast growth French technology company offers the most advanced cloud gaming technology available, with a mission statement to democratise the joys of video gaming. Gamestream delivers unrivalled gaming experiences across all platforms including smartphones (iOS and Android), TV (OTT and Smart TV), PC, Mac, and tablets, making gaming available for everyone, anywhere, at any time.
Gamestream has created state-of-the-art proprietary technology delivering the very highest performance, combined with an extensive video gaming catalogue curated for families, making Gamestream the partner of choice for telecoms, hospitality, entertainment and healthcare sectors. It has acquired the rights for over 300+ titles from its leading global publishing partners including Disney, Capcom, Konami, Codemasters and Focus Home Interactive. In the hospitality industry, Gamestream is working with brands such as Accor.
The Gamestream cloud gaming service has been deployed across Europe, the Middle East and Asia through white-labelled telco versions and Gamestream brands. Its current clients include market leading telecoms operators and IT manufacturers including Telekom Slovenije in Slovenia, Bouygues Telecom in France, Etisalat in UAE, Sunrise in Switzerland, Telkom Indonesia, Medion Erazer in Germany, and Chungwa Telecom in Taiwan.
Gamestream is headquartered in Paris, Nancy and Dubai. It currently employs 40 people and aims to double in size over the next two years.