Digital Signage | IPTV | Video Streaming

The world’s leading single platform, AV/IT solution for IP Digital Media

Globally Local

Established in the UK in 2002, we now have regional HQs in London, Barcelona, Florida, Sydney and Singapore, technical centres in Orlando and Dorset, country managers in France, South Africa, D-A-CH and Turkey, distributors in Saudi Arabia, Poland and Russia and resellers in another 40+ countries globally.

Agility through software

Our agile software development approach means that our solutions can evolve quickly when new technologies, features and standards become available and that our clients have the confidence that they will always be able to find replacement hardware, easily and cost effectively.

Single Platform Solution

Digital Signage, IPTV and Video Streaming go hand in hand as media and content delivery solutions, so why would you want to manage them from 2 or 3 different management interfaces?

Security & Safety

We work to Hollywood approved encryption standards for delivery of Movie and TV VOD content, work with Samsung LYNK DRM, SaML, Active Directory and LDAP protocols and are HDCP compliant. We have also worked with some of the world’s leading content providers including Foxtel Australia, Time Warner Cable, Dish, Canal+, the SABC and many more.

True AV/IT Solution

High level security, workflow management, video in virtualized environments, clustering and failover, Sharepoint integration, VLE integration, room control system integration; when AV needs IT, there is only one solution that can provide all of those features.

Cost Effective

As all of our solutions are delivered from a single platform, we believe we are up to 40% lower cost than our competition whilst providing a better end user experience, a higher quality solution and more features than any other IPTV/Digital Signage platform.

Leaders in Integration

We deliver to Samsung, LG, Sony and Philips Smart TVs, we integrate with Daktronics, SportsCode, ProZone, Amisco and Opta for sport and stadium environments, Samsung SSP, EPOS systems, room booking systems and PMS’ from the world’s leading providers.

Customer Support

We offer ‘follow the sun’ telephone support for clients, alongside local technical engineers and through our integrator partners ensure clients have technical help on hand in over 100 countries globally.

In brief

Having been selected by more than 4,000 organisations around the world since its formation in 2001, Tripleplay has established as a market leader in the development and delivery of business grade Digital Signage, IPTV and Video Streaming solutions.

  • Digital Signage 100%
  • IPTV 100%
  • Video Streaming 100%

Tripleplay’s solutions are designed to ensure they are simple to install for our integration partners, securely integrate with IT systems for network and IT managers and are easy enough to update for Marketing professionals; a true AV/IT technology.

Our core solutions are;

  • Digital Signage with integrated IPTV
  • Interactive IPTV and VOD Portal
  • IP Television (IPTV)
  • Live Capture & Streaming
  • Low Latency HD Encoder
  • Media Video Player
  • Mobile Media Application

We are specialists in sports and stadium technology, banking and enterprise solutions, hotel and residential television, higher education media solutions and maritime and mining deployments.

The Management Team

Steve Rickless

Steve Rickless

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Steve Rickless has over 20 years of experience in video streaming technology. A part of the team that worked on the original BT Martlesham video-on-demand trials to 2,500 homes in 1995, as well as designing the blueprint and launching digital television within the European cable industry to Virgin Media and others, Steve is one of the pioneers of the industry.

Having had successful careers at Oracle, Accenture and KPMG, Steve helped create Tripleplay Services an IP television and video streaming software company focused on the enterprise market and small operators. With a blue chip client based spanning 40+ countries and industry specific solutions tailored for education, hospitality, residential, retail and stadium, he is now part of a successful management team who are helping Tripleplay become one of the dominant players in this emerging market.

Paul Harris

Paul Harris

Executive VP, Tripleplay North America

Paul Harris has been with Tripleplay Services since January 2004 and is the Global Business Development Director for company operations, tasked with opening up new routes to market and leading the brand into new operational regions.

Prior to joining Tripleplay, Paul held a number of board level positions in SMEs across the UK, holding CEO positions and Sales and Marketing Directorships. He has vast experience in the communications, telecoms and technology sectors, working on a number of large contracts across these industries.

During his time with Tripleplay, Paul has opened up reseller channels in Australasia, Europe, the US, Africa and the Middle East, providing Tripleplay’s Digital Media solutions to an array of market sectors including education, retail, finance, stadia, hospitality, telco and residential.

Dr. Peter Martin

Dr. Peter Martin

Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Peter has over 20 years of experience in designing, developing, and deploying software solutions, primarily in the telecommunications sector. Peter began his IT career with Plessey Systems Limited in Poole, Dorset working on operating system software for telex systems, development of an Intelligent Network platform, and in-house consultancy on new technologies. Peter was appointed to several strategic review teams with GPT prior to the creation of Marconi. In 1999, Peter was a founding member of a small engineering team within Marconi which was tasked with developing a successful Voice-over-IP gateway product.

Peter is responsible for all aspects of Tripleplay’s product development and works closely with the management team in defining and delivering the product roadmap for the company.

Graeme Ogilvie

Graeme Ogilvie

Chief Operations Officer (COO)

Graeme has over 10 years engineering experience and during the last five years has taken a number of leading roles within broadband communication projects. He has an MBA allowing him to provide a unique combination of business- related skills along with a strong technical background and therefore provides a extensive input into the product roadmap of Tripleplay.

Graeme has been involved in a number of projects including NTL’s video-on-demand service which involved helping to develop the business plan, vendor selection, and high-level end-to-end technical architecture and more recently Orange’s video to the home project. He has worked with an extensive client list including supplying a DSL provisioning system for bbNed (Telecom Italia Holland), voice-over-IP projects for Cablecom and UPC and the digital TV deployment for NTL and Patientline.

He has held a number of senior positions at Accenture and KPMG Consulting.

Carlos Amorós

Carlos Amorós

Managing Director, Tripleplay Europe

Carlos Amorós has worked in the telecoms industry since 2001. He joined Tripleplay in 2009 and currently manages the company’s European operation based from Barcelona, supporting all Tripleplay partners in mainland Europe, plus Turkey, Middle East and Latin America. Carlos’ primary roles include business development within the region and also managing the operational European pre/post sales team.

Prior to joining Tripleplay Carlos held a number of management positions within Digital TV and the Telecoms Industry, with experience of all sides of the Telecoms industry: from a Cable Telco (ONO) where he was involved in the Network Planning of the company to large scale IT companies like Ericsson; where he worked as a member of the specialist Digital TV team. With a good technology understanding and a great focus on account management and support , Carlos has a solid and growing reputation within the industry.

During his time with Tripleplay so far, Carlos has grown the existing reseller channels in Europe and expanded the business into verticals like Maritime and Healthcare. Carlos continues to evolve the vertical and geographical markets covered whilst ensuring that only the best levels of service and support are delivered to channel partners and end customers alike.

Shanelle Stokes

Shanelle Stokes

General Manager, Tripleplay ANZ

Shanelle Stokes is a seasoned AV specialist, having worked for both manufacturers and integrators, across Australia and the UK’s largest and most progressive industry verticals. Through her history with LG, Sony and Pro AV, Shanelle brings a rich history of successful implementations, on some of her country’s biggest and most complex AV roll-outs, to the Australian team.

Shanelle’s history with three of the industry’s biggest manufacturers had her delivering large tender successes across most verticals including hospitality, health and aged care, stadium, corporate enterprise and educational institutions. That, combined with her integrator experience, enables a broad understanding of issues commonly faced by Tripleplay’s customers and the ability to navigate successful outcomes for both Tripleplay and our partners.

Shanelle has the advantage of a deep understanding of the full project cycle- from scoping to beyond delivery – thanks to a long history of working with project managers, consultants and integrators through to final implementation with end users. By focusing on building successful and long-lasting professional relationships, Shanelle has been heavily involved delivering some of Australia’s most impactful recent projects; projects that often required global-level partnerships to be developed. Some of these projects include the largest ever tender wins for her manufacturers – projects like Royal Randwick, Sydney Cricket Ground, Adelaide Oval, Royal Brisbane Women’s Hospital, Prince Charles Hospital and Freehills. These key account deliveries have secured Shanelle a wealth of experience to help Tripleplay’s key clients achieve similarly successful roll-outs.