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Simplestream is a leading provider of Live Streaming, CatchupTV and Media Management solutions for broadcast and media clients.

Live Streaming

Fully managed online simulcasts of tv and radio broadcasts. Our multi-platform Live Streaming solution includes programme blackouts, choice of Digital Rights Management, on screen EPG, video adserving, optional integrated paywall and real-time analytics.

Simplestream currently streams over 80 channels for more than 15 broadcasters from its London based Media Hub, including channels from Channel 4, BSKYB, Turner Broadcasting, VIACOM and A&E Networks.


Our unique CatchupTV offering allows for the automated generation of cross-platform, multi-bitrate video on demand files from a live televison broadcast, with an industry leading turnaround of less than 5 minutes.

Eliminate the complexity and capital cost of launching a catchup service; CatchupTV by Simplestream is a fully managed cloud-based service that includes powerful features such as frame accurate video editing, comprehensive rights management and automated advertising removal.

Media Management

A highly customisable, cloud-based multimedia framework, Media Manager simplifies the organisation of both audio and video files, including simplified multi-bitrate transcoding, metadata input, monetisation, cross-platform streaming and in-player reporting.

Fully integrated with our Live Streaming and CatchupTV solutions, Media Manager offers a cost-effective, scalable and functionality rich OTT platform, suitable for media companies of any size.

How We Do It

Our Software & Technology

Live Streaming Catchup TV On Demand Syndication Analytics End Users Entitlements Payment Processor

Media Hub

We continuously invest in our infrastructure to ensure our clients have the best technologies available for their media management and content delivery needs.

Media Manager

Media Manager is our proprietary media framework, supporting live streaming, CatchupTV and on demand media management with integrated players, analytics, advertising, customer management, entitlement management and payment processing.

A cloud-based service, fully-managed by Simplestream, Media Manager is at the core of what we do.

Media Players

A range of ready-made Media Players are available for PC, mobile and tablet, including DRM from Adobe and Microsoft, together with real-time analytics, social sharing and payment processing.

Who We Work With

Channels On Our Platform

About Us

Meet Simplestream

The Company

Founded in 2010, Simplestream has quickly established itself as one of the UK's leading providers of live streaming and CatchupTV solutions for the broadcast and media industry.

From our London Media Hub, we currently stream over 80 UK channels including channels from Channel 4, BSKYB, Scripps, Turner Broadcasting, VIACOM and A&E Networks. Our proprietary CatchupTV technology has been deployed across a range of braodcast sectors including sports, news, music, niche entertainment and teleshopping.


In 2014, Simplestream launched TVPlayer, a new online service that lets you watch live TV for free.

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Get In Touch

Our office is in Soho, London:
Hammersley House, 5-8 Warwick Street, Soho, London, W1B 5LX

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