Voquette and iBeam Partner
Voquette, Inc. (www.voquette.com), a provider of rich media information solutions, and iBEAM Broadcasting Corp. (
www.ibeam.com), a global streaming media network, have teamed up to focus on serving Fortune 1000 companies.
Under the agreement the companies will market a complete solution for corporations looking to add or enhance financial audio services. Voquette touts its platform, the Voquette Media Service (VMS), as a solution that enables businesses to create, manage, personalize and deliver business-critical audio information for wireless access. This solution will be combined with iBEAM's Activecast interactive webcasting capabilities.
This move is in line with Voquette's move away from consumer services to an enterprise focus announced in November 2000.
"With Voquette's audio services offering, iBEAM now has an additional way to offer streaming delivery solutions that can be completely customized to fit our customers' needs. Voquette's corporate Web audio platform, VMS, enables enterprises to create and deliver informative audio content via Web and wireless access to customers, employees, prospects and shareholders for listening on portable devices including mobile phones, MP3 players, laptops and voice portals,'' said Peter Desnoes, chairman, president and CEO of iBEAM in a statement.