With support for mobile and Chromecast, Streamroot CDN Mesh Delivery (formerly Streamroot DNA) becomes the industry’s first cross-platform distributed network for cost-effective high quality streaming
PRESS RELEASE. New York, NY. June 7, 2017.
Streamroot Inc., the leader in next-generation over-the-top (OTT) delivery technologies, today announced that it has brought the infinite power of distributed video delivery across devices. The company has extended support of its patented Streamroot CDN Mesh Delivery – Distributed Network Architecture – to iOS, Android and Chromecast, in addition to desktop.
An Infrastructure as a Service solution, Streamroot Mesh Delivery has long featured plug-and-play integration with the world’s most trusted commercial and open-source HTML5 web players including Brightcove, Bitmovin, JW Player, hls.js, dash.js and videoJS. Today, Mesh Delivery can now also be integrated into mobile video applications via SDK and is also supported by Chrome in Android, as well as Chromecast.
“With exponentially increasing demand for video on-the-go and second-screen viewing, mobile has rapidly become a mainstay of video consumption – and a monumental source of traffic for broadcasters,” explains Streamroot CEO and Co-founder, Pierre-Louis Theron.
“To overcome the cost and quality challenges of delivering video to an increasing number and variety of devices, we have extended the compatibility of our highly scalable and cost effective delivery solution.”
By expanding Streamroot CDN Mesh Delivery across devices, the company brings the pioneering capabilities of its Distributed Network Architecture to an increasing number of screens:
- Better quality video for increased user engagement;
- Means to scale effortlessly to growing audiences and unpredictable traffic spikes;
- Enhanced global availability with targeted local, regional and worldwide delivery;
- Unlimited video delivery for a flat rate; a unique, unprecedented subscription model.
“Offering distributed delivery on every device is at the core of our strategy and the key to bringing high-quality video to all viewers,” adds Theron. “We are continuing to expand support to offer broadcasters a truly global, high-quality, robust delivery solution that allows them to grow profitably.”
Streamroot is a leading provider of innovative OTT delivery technologies for media groups, content publishers and enterprise customers. Powering over 25 million video sessions every day, Streamroot technologies offer broadcasters a key competitive advantage through improved quality of service, greater audience reach and expanded delivery capacity. Plug-in free for viewers, Streamroot delivery solutions integrate seamlessly into broadcasters’ existing video workflows. Streamroot is supported on major web and mobile platforms, as well as Android and iOS set-top boxes, providing comprehensive user coverage.
Founded in 2013, the company was backed by major venture funds and was recently acquired by the technology leader CenturyLink, which has placed Streamroot’s product portfolio at the heart of its media delivery solutions alongside its global CDN and IP backbone.
For more information, or to request a trial, please visit www.streamroot.io