|[November 08, 2011]
Azuki Systems Announces Support for Video Delivery to All Screens
ACTON, Mass. --(Business Wire)--
Systems, the leader in the delivery of video to any screen over any
network, today announced support for over-the-top (OTT) video delivery
to gaming consoles, smart TVs and OTT-enabled set-top boxes, adding to
its existing support for tablets, smartphones, desktops and PCs.
Expanding to these popular devices helps Azuki extend its lead in the
fast-growing OTT video delivery market. Azuki is now the only company to
support carrier-class OTT optimized video on all screens and devices.
"This is a huge advantage for any media company, enterprise or service
provider that is looking to drive new revenue streams and improve
customer satisfaction," said John Clancy, president and CEO of Azuki
Systems. "Unlike first generation OTT offerings that were incomplete and
slow to market, the Azuki Media Platform enhances the power of OTT
delivery with quality, scalability, and security to the broadest set of
Media Platform™ provides a consistent user experience across any
screen, powerful studio-approved content protection across all devices,
and superior video quality under any network condition. Azuki's unique
standards-based video delivery architecture enables companies to capture
real-time statistics from every device and implement multiple
monetization schemes, including authentication, subscription,
ad-supported and pay-per-view. With Azuki, leading companies can now
quickly deploy a comprehensive and highly scalable OTT solution in under
"The numbers and variety of Over-The-Top (OTT) devices on the market is
growing rapidly, with the addressable market for OTT video on connected
consumer electronics, smartphone and tablet devices growing from the
tens of millions to the hundreds of millions of devices in the U.S.
alone," said Greg Ireland, consumer video analyst with IDC (News - Alert). "Companies
are challenged to find a secure and scalable way to deliver high-quality
video to these powerful devices and keep up with consumer demand.
There's a clear market need to simplify and provide consistent user
experiences across all the OTT devices."
About Azuki Systems (News - Alert)
Azuki Systems is leading the video delivery revolution to any screen
over any network. Azuki provides an end-to-end solution that delivers
rich, protected content to any device over any network, allowing content
owners, enterprises and service providers to capitalize on the explosive
growth of smartphones, tablets and multiple screens. The Azuki Media
Platform™, which powers HBO GO's new mobile application, enables
brand-name media companies, service providers and mobile operators to
combine the power of over-the-top delivery with the highest quality of
user experience, content protection, scale and reliability. Founded in
2008 and based in Acton, Mass., Azuki is led by an executive team
renowned for repeated success in launching disruptive technologies and
scaling companies that have solved key technology challenges and
provided their customers with a competitive edge. Visit www.azukisystems.com
for more information.
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