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MediaKind Integrates the Zixi SDVP For IP Video Delivery

Zixi, the industry leader for enabling dependable, live broadcast-quality video over any-IP, and award winning architect of the Software-Defined Video Platform (SDVP), announced an integration and partnership with MediaKind, a global leader in media technology and services whose mission is to continuously improve the ability of service providers, operators, content owners and broadcasters, to acquire and dynamically deliver high-quality content that transports viewers towards truly extraordinary experiences. Marketing…

MediaKind Enables Live Streaming of the Champions League To Millions Of SFR Viewers

SFR deployment included MediaKind’s Video Storage and Processing Platform (VSPP), a unified solution for live, cloud DVR, on-demand, and time/place-shifted services The highly scalable and stable solution enabled SFR to deliver premium live OTT streaming sports content to over one million concurrent viewers while ensuring the best possible viewing experience MediaKind VSPP’s flexible and centralized architecture adapts to the needs of multiscreen services, ensuring optimal streaming delivery across any device or…

MediaKind Advances Viewing Experience Through Integration Of Dolby Vision HDR Technology

MediaKind encoding portfolio now supports Dolby Vision technology, ensuring faster time-to-market and interoperability with the latest media players and devices Dolby Vision extends MediaKind’s ability to enhance picture quality and replication, especially for UHD content Integration of Dolby Vision HDR technology advances MediaKind’s vision to deliver the highest quality of video experience on all broadcast, operator, streaming, and cloud-based services MediaKind, a global change leader in media technology and…

MediaKind Appoints Amy S. Marmolejo as Chief Financial Officer

MediaKind, a global change leader in media technology and services, announces Amy S. Marmolejo as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Marmolejo joins the Company with an extensive background in advising, developing and leading world-class financial organizations for both domestic and international corporations. She reports directly to Matt McConnell, CEO. Marketing Technology News: Searchspring Rides Ecommerce Wave with Strategic Hire of Head of APAC, Kate Massey Marmolejo brings deep experience gained from working with…

MediaKind Launches Mediaroom Play

Significant development on leading IPTV media platform, Mediaroom, enables operators to rapidly deliver set top boxes powered by Android TV™ and deliver modern, wide-ranging media experiences Android TV brings entertainment together in one place with live TV and streaming apps, smart home control, Google Assistant voice search, and Chromecast built-in New client solution integrates with the latest and highest performance hardware technology from CommScope to deliver an unparalleled user experience MediaKind, a global…

MediaKind Mediaroom is the IPTV Platform Used by MEO, the Leading Pay-TV Service in Portugal

Mediaroom platform offers a unique, comprehensive, and graphically rich user experience to MEO subscribers, including linear, video-on-demand, time-shift TV, and cloud DVR services Recent upgrades from MediaKind's portfolio of solutions enable premium video storage and processing capabilities, HD user experience, live OTT streaming, and app aggregation MediaKind, a global change leader in media technology and services, announces that its long-standing Mediaroom customer, MEO, has been recognized as Portugal's leading…

MediaKind Launches the CE1, Heralding a World-First for Contribution Video Processing

MediaKind launches the CE1, heralding a world-first for contribution video processing MediaKind’s next-generation software-based, cloud-ready contribution encoder, coupled with MediaKind’s multi-codec professional decoder, RX1, creates a unique video contribution workflow Ensures delivery of demanding live event coverage as well as Remote/At-Home Production with support for UHD, SMPTE ST 2110, Secure Reliable Transport (SRT), and BISS-CA Based on a powerful X86 processor, the CE1 encoder provides a flexible…

MediaKind Appoints Jennifer Yohe as Executive Vice President of Business Affairs

Former SVP, Comcast Cable, will be responsible for MediaKind’s new Business Affairs function, responsible for all commercial management activities. Yohe brings industry-wide recognition as a strong business leader with deep experience in acquiring new technologies that drive innovation and optimization in the media, entertainment, and sports industries. Yohe honored in Cablefax’s ‘Most Powerful Women in Cable’ and ‘Top Women in Technology’ rankings on eight consecutive occasions between 2011 and 2018. MediaKind,…

You.i TV Launches Next-Gen Video Experience SDK; Partners with MediaKind on Deployment

You.i Engine One 6.0 brings unparalleled performance, reach, and user experience for the enterprise You.i TV, the leader in premium software tools for OTT application development, today launched a new generation of its flagship You.i Engine One product, with MediaKind as an initial deployment partner. MediaKind will use You.i Engine One 6.0 to accelerate deployment and enable its video provider customers to offer more engaging user experiences. You.i Engine One 6.0 leverages the industry’s most robust development framework…

MediaKind Launches Aquila On-Demand Solution

Aquila On-Demand enables the encode, transformation, processing, packaging and delivery of file-based video content, addressing VOD applications. Addresses the challenges of delivering OTT based high-end, premium-quality user experiences by optimizing distribution costs. Delivers premium on demand streaming services whilst enabling fast provisioning for content, ultimate scalability, reduced operational complexity and flexible deployment choices. MediaKind, a global media technology leader, has launched Aquila…

MediaKind Appoints Matt McConnell as Chief Executive Officer

Former SVP & General Manager of Comcast Technology Solutions will drive product-led growth in MediaKind’s cloud-based SaaS offering and a focus on the power of streaming media McConnell will accelerate MediaKind’s strategy execution and the delivery of the innovative solutions its customers need to successfully create competitive media businesses Angel Ruiz becomes Chairman of the Board and will continue to provide leadership, direction and guidance around strategy and business growth MediaKind, a global media…

The Chattanooga Film Festival Connects Communities and Reaches Virtual Audiences by Teaming up With Evergent and Mediakind

Evergent the market-leading provider of solutions for revenue and customer-lifecycle management, today announced that it has teamed up with the Chattanooga Film Festival, and MediaKind to enable a virtual and interactive film festival for viewers. The festival's feature and short-films will be streamed via MediaKind's MediaFirst TV platform, and Evergent's user life cycle and monetization platform, both hosted on the Microsoft Azure cloud. Options to attend the event are available via a variety of options – full four-day…

MediaKind Delivers Enhanced Advertising Portfolio to Unlock Monetization Potential of Advertising and Alternate Content

Modular PRISMA Core and PRISMA Edge products deliver tailored and full standards-based capabilities in support of advertising and alternate content insertion/replacement use cases across broadcast & IP networks New enhancements include ad routing policy and ability to rewrite and modify received SCTE-35, enabling information to be leveraged by downstream components within system MediaKind’s Advertising portfolio addresses application and use cases such as (server-side) Dynamic Ad Insertion (DAI) across all ABR…

MediaKind Launches Aquila Streaming Solution on Google Cloud Platform to Power Delivery of Personalized Media Experiences

MediaKind, a global media technology leader, today announced that it has extended its partnership with Google Cloud to enable its end-to-end Aquila Streaming solution to be offered as-a-service on the Google Cloud Platform. The launch enables MediaKind customers to leverage Google Cloud’s extensive ecosystem of solutions and assets in order to globally deploy media processing capabilities and optimize the distribution of their OTT services. Aquila Streaming provides significant video bandwidth savings, low end-to-end low…

Oi and MediaKind Expand Partnership to Enable Immersive Entertainment Experiences for Oi Consumers Across Brazil

Scope of Project Covers MediaKind’s Solution Consisting of Mediaroom IPTV platform, Video Storage and Processing and Live Encoding to Oi Play and Associated Professional Services NAB Show 2019, MediaKind, a global media technology leader, announces that Oi Brazil has chosen MediaKind’s end-to-end consumer experience solution for providing contemporary multiscreen entertainment services to consumers across Brazil. “MediaKind’s solutions are field proven and enable us to rapidly deploy and enable new entertainment…

Magyar Telekom Marches Forward with MediaKind’s Cloud-Based Streaming TV

Customers of Magyar Telekom, a Deutsche Telekom Affiliate Will Soon Be Offered Immersive TV Experiences Integrating IPTV and OTT Multiple Screens Based on Mediafirst from Mediakind MediaKind, a global media technology leader, announces that Deutsche Telekom has chosen to extend its long-term partnership with MediaKind to deploy, support and operate a new multi-tenant next generation cloud TV platform. The first Deutsche Telekom subsidiary to operate this new platform will be Magyar Telekom in Hungary, who are working to…

MediaKind Launches Cloud-Based Live 360º Video as a Service (360aas) at Nab Show 2019

Cloud-Based, Pay-Per-Event Service Replaces the Need for Upfront Investment and On-Site Equipment Previously Required for Live 360º Video Processing and Delivery MediaKind, a global media technology leader, announces the launch of its Cygnus 360º as-a-Service (360aaS) solution for live events. As part of MediaKind’s Cygnus Solution this new, innovative offering provides a cloud-based workflow for live 360º video processing and multi-platform publishing service which enables consumers to become fully immersed and engaged…

Deutsche Telekom and MediaKind Score with World’s First 6K Tiled 360-Degree Live Sports Streaming

MediaKind, a global media technology leader, announces that it has pushed the boundaries of immersive consumer experience of live sport by streaming the world’s first multi-channel 6K 360-degree live sports event in collaboration with Deutsche Telekom, Tiledmedia, and Magnum Film. The multi-camera 360-degree live streaming showed the match between Telekom Baskets Bonn and EWE Baskets Oldenburg from the Telekom Dome in Bonn, Germany, on December 9, 2018. The live streams were delivered to customers of Deustche Telekom’s…

MediaCom Senior Hires to Fuel Transformation and Growth in the US

MediaCom announced today that it had hired two senior executives to join its U.S. leadership team. The appointments are effective immediately. Liza Davidian has been named EVP of Investment & Activation, and Yorlene Goff has been named Executive Director, People. They will both join the executive committee and report to Sasha Savic, U.S. CEO of MediaCom. Marketing Technology News: NetApp Joins Aston Martin Cognizant Formula One Team To Pioneer Data-Driven Racing Strategy Liza Davidian will lead the full…

OUTFRONT Media Displays ‘HERstory’ Campaign on Digital OOH Assets for Women’s History Month

A Creative-Driven Campaign Showcasing the Power of Women Today OUTFRONT Media Inc., kicks off International Women's Day and will continue to celebrate all month long by showcasing reimagined paper doll designs of women in diverse hobbies, careers, and interests emphasizing that women are unique, unstoppable, and strong. Marketing Technology News: MediaKind Advances Viewing Experience Through Integration Of Dolby Vision HDR Technology Many women grew up with some form of paper dolls and the options to dress them were…