iStreamPlanet and Ooyala Announce Partnership to Deliver Multiscreen Live Linear Streaming Services
LAS VEGAS, NV, Jan 30, 2013 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
iStreamPlanet today announced a partnership with Ooyala to provide
multiscreen, live linear streaming services for content owners,
aggregators, and distributors. iStreamPlanet's live streaming
workflow services have been integrated with Ooyala's platform for
video streaming, analytics, and monetization to provide a
best-in-class, end-to-end live streaming video solution.
"Ooyala has long been a leader in providing video-on-demand services,
and we are very excited to partner with them to power live linear and
live event video services," said Chris Carper, vice president of
business development at iStreamPlanet. "Our combined solutions enable
broadcasters of all sizes, including current joint customers like
Pac-12, to take advantage of the growing demand for live, streaming
video on connected devices."
The comprehensive, live streaming video services provide a
cost-effective and scalable solution for streaming live linear
channels and live events, with a full set of features including
content acquisition from practically any corner of the globe;
advanced media processing including multiple-bit-rate Apple(R) HLS
and multiple-bit-rate RTMP output; monetization including mid-roll
advertising and integrated paywall services; publishing to Ooyala's
modular publishing platform; ready-to-deploy cross device, cross
platform players; and rich analytics that track key metrics such as
viewer location, engagement, and device type.
"In the latest Ooyala Video Index, we see that live video viewing on
mobile devices continues to grow rapidly, up more than 100 percent
from the previous quarter," said Chris Wong, senior vice president of
business development for Ooyala. "With the market moving in this
direction, our customers are ready to move into live video and live
linear channels to grow their audience size and increase engagement
across mobile platforms. Working with iStreamPlanet, we can help our
customers accelerate their live video streaming strategies."
More information is available at
iStreamPlanet is a premier, multiplatform
video-workflow solutions provider committed to bringing high-quality
streaming video experiences to connected audiences around the world.
With more than a decade of live streaming video experience,
iStreamPlanet has built a comprehensive offering of cloud-based
video-workflow products and services for live event and live linear
streaming channels. iStreamPlanet's innovative approach has been
chosen by the world's leading sports, entertainment, and technology
brands including NBC, Turner Broadcasting, Notre Dame Athletics, AMC
Networks, AT&T, and Microsoft. Founded in 2000, the privately held
company is headquartered in Las Vegas with offices in Redmond, Wash.,
and London. More information can be found at www.istreamplanet.com.
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