Siemens to Resell Kaltura Services to Media Companies
Siemens IT Solutions and Services, which provides IT solutions and outsourcing services for global customers, has announced that it will resell Kaltura's video solutions. It will offer then as stand-alone products as well as integrated with Sieman's own solutions, and will target the media, enterprise, education, and service provider markets.
Sieman's iNeevM, its recently launched media platform, uses Kaltura's video platform as a delivery component.
"After evaluating the top leaders in the online media space, Kaltura clearly has the most flexible platform," says Seetharaman Krishnamoorthy, head of the communication media technology vertical at Siemens. "We look forward to working with the vibrant team at Kaltura and their flexible and innovative platform. Siemens IT Solutions and Services' innovative solution iNeevM with Kaltura's video distribution platform makes a unique end-to-end offering to the media industry."
"Kaltura's open source video platform is becoming the standard backbone for OEMs, service providers, and system integrators who are looking to offer online video solutions and services," says Ron Yekutiel, Kaltura's chairman and CEO. "We are honored to have been chosen by Siemens IT Solutions and Services, a leading global powerhouse, and are looking forward to launching together robust, scalable, secure, and cost-effective solutions and services."
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