Snell Advanced Media appoints Village Island as reseller partner in Japan

Snell Advanced Media appoints Village Island as reseller partner in Japan

Village Island will offer SAM’s IQ Modular Infrastructure, Routers and Multiviewers

Snell Advanced Media is pleased to announce it has appointed Village Island as a reseller partner in Japan for its full range of IQ Modular, Routing and Multiviewer solutions. Village Island will be responsible for promoting SAM’s 4K and IP infrastructure products to Telcos and broadcasters in the region.

Village Island was founded in 2005 and provides a wide range of audiovisual and broadcast solutions to the Asia Pacific region. The company is based in Tokyo, Japan and has additional offices in Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia.

Michael Van Dorpe, President at Village Island, commented, “At Village Island, we pride ourselves on offering our customers state-of-the-art broadcast solutions, so we are delighted to add SAM’s industry leading technology to our portfolio. We are particularly excited by SAM’s IP approach which enables customers to transition to IP in ways that are uniquely suited to them, their customers and their business. Whether its HD, 4K UHD or a mix of media types, SAM’s cutting edge IP Routing system works with any multicast stream format, compliant with SMPTE 2022-6 & 7, TR-03 and TR-04. The system really complements the range of solutions Village Island is promoting.”


Snell Advanced Media appoints Village Island as reseller partner in Japan

Said Bacho, Chief Business Development and Marketing Officer, said, “We are very pleased to welcome Village Island to the SAM reseller partner team. Village Island’s industry knowledge and extensive customer base are excellent foundations when expanding SAM’s presence in the region.”

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Formed from the fusion of Quantel and Snell, SAM is a new company with a unique mix of experience and energy.  We have the vision to deliver business-transforming solutions across the media production ecosystem. Our future-ready systems enable broadcasters, content owners and service providers to evolve their business models to succeed in the consumer-driven era. We understand that it’s not only about the future – to get there, today’s needs are also paramount; our smart, agile technology maximizes efficiency and productivity in today’s rapidly changing media landscape.