About us

Switch Media are passionate about providing tailored IP video solutions for a diverse range of industries.

As multi-platform video specialists, Switch Media design, develop and deliver tailored IP video solutions for a diverse range of industries including Broadcast Media, Government & Enterprise, Education & Training and Retail Security.

Our industrial strength cloud based Video Content Management System (VCMS) and in-house expertise enable us to develop cutting edge solutions that meet the unique and specific needs of each client.

With an in-house professional services team of strategists, architects, programmers and technical staff we are able to provide clients with a complete service including a full assessment, industry and technology insights, strategic planning and tailored solutions to gain an advantage in their market.

We develop fully customised solutions that incorporate end to end solutions or specific modules that can be integrated with existing systems or hardware. Alternatively we have a suite of innovative and fully established products that can be utilised to fulfil more clear-cut needs.

Our client base include FOXTEL, Fairfax Media, Fox Sports, the ABC, the Australian Federal Parliament and RMIT.

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  • Our business is based in Sydney, Australia. We provide a low risk, agile and efficient development capability to our clients programs.

  • We have extensive experience in complex Media & Entertainment, Enterprise and Government video based projects

  • Our IP head-end supports multiple client propositions for PC / Mac, Android, Microsoft, STB, Gaming Consoles and IP enabled TVs

  • We provide a comprehensive package of easy-to-deploy, multi-screen experiences with reference implementations and bespoke solutions

  • We enable operators to rapidly deploy and monetise multi-screen solutions

  • We understand the relevancy of harnessing the power of companion devices, social TV, search and recommendation

  • Our proven VCMS supports multi-screen business models, such as Catch-up TV, VOD and live streaming across applications for PC, iOS, Android and Connected TV devices

  • Our engineers have extensive experience with Pay TV broadcast head ends, DVB architectures, EPGs and STUs

  • We offer complete service package or just components: UI and App design and build, content management platform, distribution, advertising capability, DRM and analytics

  • Our staff and development team are made up of a mix of backgrounds from broadcast to telco, middleware to web technologies and many things in-between

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Christopher Stenhouse

Christopher Stenhouse

CEO

Christopher Stenhouse has over 15 years business development, marketing and general management experience in the telecommunications and technology infrastructure industries in Australia, Asia and Europe. He has held senior roles in Telstra and BigPond, sold Air Traffic Control Systems for AWA in Asia, has worked with Booz & Company, and also worked in Germany with Atlas Copco.

Luke Durham

Luke Durham

Technical Director

Luke Durham leads Switch Media’s technical innovation and research team. He has over 13 years experience in the IT industry and is a specialist in digital video technologies ranging from DVB systems, embedded set top box software, Live and VOD Streaming Video, IPTV Deployments, Mobile Applications, and Highly Scalable Cloud based system architectures.

Namit Bimbhat

Namit Bimbhat

CEO India & the South Asian Subcontinent

Namit Bimbhat has been working in the media industry for over 16 years. He has co-owned, set-up and held senior management roles in major online organizations that range in specialty from advertising to gaming, mobile content creation and delivery.

Bruce Hume

Bruce Hume

Product Director

Bruce has over a fifteen years in IT, Telco and Broadcast focusing on product and business development in Australia and Ireland. He has held number of key positions in the areas Presales and Product for organisations including Optus, Austar, Irish Broadband, Accenture and IBM

Switch Media strategic partnerships

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