(Paris, France--September 9, 2014) Anevia, a leader in video streaming and infrastructure solutions for OTT, live television and video on demand, announces that its ViaMotion Packager multiscreen adaptive streaming preparation engine is now qualified for the Akamai Intelligent Platform.
This new advance augments the inherent capabilities of ViaMotion Packager to meet the specific push‐mode requirements of HTTP live streaming and smooth streaming over the Akamai Intelligent Platform, the two most widely deployed formats on the market.
"We have extended the interoperability of ViaMotion Packager as an integral element in the structuring of our partnership with Akamai," comments Anevia's Chief Technology Officer and co‐founder, Damien Lucas. "Anevia will continue expanding this interoperability to other streaming formats including Dash and implement further refinements to meet the demands of the global marketplace."
"Anevia has solid experience in the design and delivery of video streaming solutions,” adds Jérome Renoux, Regional Sales Director, Digital Media, Akamai. “The qualification of Anevia with Akamai helps to provide joint customers with high availability and high performance content delivery."
A core component of over‐the‐top (OTT) multiscreen platforms, Viamotion Packager integrates and secures online and offline content in the formats required to address any device. Sourcing from smooth streaming, MPEG‐TS for Live or MP4 for VoD, it supports all major HTTP adaptive streaming standards plus an extensive number of rights‐ management protocols. VideoMotion Packager also ensures that video assets or live streams are secured before distribution over multiple CDNs. It is fully encoder agnostic.
Anevia (http://www.anevia.com) is a leader in the creation of software infrastructures for the delivery of live television and video‐on‐demand services. Founded in 2003 by the developers of the VLC media‐player, Anevia has pioneered the development of video content delivery networks which give television viewers wide freedom of choice in what, when and where they watch. Anevia products are used successfully in markets such as broadcasting, tier 1 and tier 2 telecommunications, and in many private and public companies. Headquartered in France, Anevia is a globally active company with regional offices in the USA, Brazil, Dubai and Singapore.