Press Release, Paris and New York, September 5, 2016
Streamroot, the leading provider of next-generation peer-to-peer video delivery technologies, just announced technical compatibility with the new Brightcove HTML5 video player, Perform, as well as its end-to-end online video platform, Video Cloud.
With this extended compatibility, Brightcove users can now enjoy Streamroot’s innovative hybrid client-side peer-to-peer video CDN solutions. These benefits include unprecedented worldwide coverage, improved quality of service and a means to scale their delivery profitably over the long run.
“Our patented VOD and live streaming CDN technologies are a perfect complement to the powerful suite of OVP solutions offered by Brightcove. We are thrilled to be able to offer Brightcove customers a seamless, plug-and-play Streamroot integration that can be done in just a few clicks,” says Streamroot CEO Pierre-Louis Théron. “This compatibility strengthens our already strong ties with the Brightcove team and demonstrates our commitment to supporting the most trusted video player solutions on the market.”
Streamroot is compatible with a large range proprietary and open-source video players on the market including JW Player, Clappr, video.js and now Brightcove. The company looks forward to announcing more Streamroot compatible products in the near future.
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.