NexPlayer & Streamroot

Streamroot partners with NexPlayer to optimize video delivery on mobile & set-top boxes

NexPlayer, the market leader video player SDK for OTT apps, and Streamroot, the provider of the world’s most extensive distributed delivery network for OTT video, announced today that Streamroot DNA™ and NexPlayer SDK are now fully compatible.

NexPlayer SDK enables HLS and MPEG-DASH streaming across all smartphones, tablets, and Android set-top boxes including Android TV and Amazon Fire TV. Premium video service providers worldwide integrate NexPlayer SDK into their multiscreen apps to provide an outstanding user experience across all devices, with an advanced and flexible feature set now compatible with Streamroot DNA™.

With this extended compatibility, NexPlayer users can now easily deploy Streamroot DNA™ and benefit from the world’s ultimate distributed delivery network for OTT video. Advantages include unrivaled CDN offload and cost reduction, the ability to profitably deliver video to an infinite number of viewers, and increased delivery capacity during peak-traffic to ensure a smooth, hiccup-free streaming experience for viewers everywhere.

“As part of our commitment to being compatible with 100% of broadcasters’ traffic, we are thrilled to team up with NexPlayer, whose partners include top international broadcasters such as HBO, CNN, and Turner,” says Streamroot CEO Pierre-Louis Théron. “Our patented delivery technology is a perfect complement to NexPlayer SDK; both Streamroot and NexPlayer provide robust solutions tailored to broadcasters’ needs that integrate easily into simple and complex workflows alike. We are very pleased to offer NexPlayer customers a seamless, plug-and-play Streamroot integration,” he adds. “This compatibility strengthens our global position as the leading provider of distributed video delivery, offering the best QoS on the widest range of players, devices, and operating-systems on the market.”

“We are proud to add Streamroot to our long list of partners,” said Carlos Lucas, General Manager of NexPlayer. “Our SDK powers millions of devices around the world and is integrated by top content providers. We’re happy to empower our customers and users to opt for the next generation of video delivery.”

Streamroot and NexPlayer will be showcasing their joint solution at the NAB Show on Wednesday, April  11 at 15:00, booth SU9114.

For more information, and if you can’t wait to see how well we play together, request a demo of Streamroot’s integration with NexPlayer today.

About Streamroot:

Streamroot is a leading provider of innovative OTT delivery technologies for media groups, content publishers and enterprise customers. Powering over 20 million video sessions every day, Streamroot’s Distributed Network Architecture – Streamroot DNA™ – offers broadcasters a key competitive advantage through improved quality of service, greater audience reach and infinite delivery capacity with zero infrastructure investment. Plug-in free for viewers, Streamroot delivery solutions integrate seamlessly into broadcasters’ existing video workflows. Streamroot is supported on all major web and mobile platforms, as well as Android and iOS set-top boxes, providing the most comprehensive user coverage on the market.

Founded in 2013 in France, the company today benefits from top-tier VC funding and serves premier media groups from its offices in Paris, New York and Denver.

For more information visit streamroot.io.

About NexPlayer:

NexPlayer is the market leader video player for Android, iOS, Tizen, and HTML5. The most popular video service providers worldwide include NexPlayer SDK in their mobile apps to enable MPEG-DASH and HLS high quality streaming across all devices with Widevine or any other DRM content protection. NexPlayer is well known for its 24/7 dedicated and personalized customer support and for its continuous player SDK upgrades with the latest technologies.

For more information visit nexplayersdk.com.