Akamai Creates Edge-Based API to Combat Piracy by Blocking Access
CDN Akamai announced enhancements to its Intelligent Edge Platform designed to improved security, and one could give video content owners an advantage over pirates.
Brightcove End-of-Life News for Ooyala OVP Has Customers Panicked
Ooyala customers felt blindsided by Brightcove's decision to shut down the Ooyala OVP, a move that runs counter to what they had recently been told by management.
Indie Darling Vimeo Goes Corporate, Introduces Vimeo Enterprise
Large organizations can create sites exclusively for internal teams or selected customers, and hold live events for audiences of any size.
Dalet Acquiring Flex Media Platform; Is This the End of Ooyala?
Dalet will pay up to $5.4 million in cash and stocks for Flex Platform software, customer contracts, and personnel. Will the last person at Ooyala please turn off the lights?
Adobe Licenses Adobe Media Server and RTMP SDK to Veriskope
A team of Adobe and Macromedia veterans is now in charge of AMS and RTMP support and development, providing a transition resource for existing Flash customers.
Haivision and Telestream Build Solutions on Microsoft Azure
Haivision is using the Azure global network to stream live video from point to point, while Telestream's cloud processing option finds a home with Azure.
VDMS Launches 4K Encoding, Built-In Multi-CDN Support at NAB
Streaming viewers expect an instant-on, high-quality experience. Verizon Digital Media Services improves its quality of service tools to continuously monitor for problems.
Google Ushers in the Streaming Video Game Age With Stadia
No console required. With Google Stadia, video game watchers can become video game players in seconds. Streaming is coming to gaming, but how much will it cost?
Telestream Announces Channel Creation, Cloud Processing Solutions
At long last, Telestream has discovered the cloud. New options let content owners spin up channels in minutes and shift demanding video processing online.