Worldnow Unveils OTT Product for End-to-End Video Distribution
Long Island City, NY(14 Apr 2015)
Worldnow, the leading provider of digital content management and monetization platforms, today announced its Worldnow OTT Gateway product, the company’s first Over-the-Top (OTT) video distribution platform for end-to-end video distribution. The Worldnow OTT Gateway is a key component of the Worldnow Media Platform, which combines the company’s content management, distribution, and monetization platforms. Content providers can deliver content from any source to any screen, simplifying the process of delivering unified video experiences across all IP-connected devices.
Worldnow OTT Gateway provides a cost-effective, efficient solution for customers to deliver interactive, social video solutions with full monetization. A collection of native application templates and a comprehensive software development kit (SDK) that enables organizations to simplify the delivery of unified video experiences, the Worldnow OTT Gateway is a key component of the Worldnow Media Platform, the Worldnow OTT Gateway leverages the latest in social TV and mobility solutions.
Worldnow’s established media platform provides customers with a range of strategic services, including Worldnow’s advertising solutions team. With 55.5 million unique monthly views, Worldnow’s advertising network serves more than 450 media sites, comprising the industry’s largest ad network for media sites.
“Worldnow has created a complete set of products that enable video content creators and rightsholders to manage and deliver live and on-demand video that can be monetized at every touchpoint, and we can now reliably offer the market an OTT product that is integrated with our full platform,” said Craig Smith, president and chief operating officer of Worldnow. “The industry’s OTT appetite must be met with a cost-effective, reliable solution that drives revenue for businesses. We believe that the Worldnow OTT Gateway fully addresses this need.”
Worldnow has also today unveiled its Worldnow Experience Apps, which enable companies to configure and deliver customs native mobile and connected device apps with drag-and-drop ease, without writing a single line of code. The Worldnow Experience Apps feature:
- cloud-based unified video and content management platform
- customizable template apps for all connected devices
- seamless, simple and secure user verification for TV Everywhere
- support of video, audio, photos, and interactive engagements features, such as member check-in, comments, ratings, and social sharing
Worldnow will demonstrate the Worldnow OTT Gateway at NAB 2015 in Las Vegas in Booth# SU 12010 in the Upper Level of the South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center from April 13-16.
Worldnow offers the only unified media platform that enables media companies to ingest, manage, and monetize video across all IP-connected devices. The company’s turnkey solutions provide an end-to-end approach for all video assets, unifying linear broadcast studio systems digital content management (CMS), IP video management and delivery, mobile, over-the-top (OTT), analytics and advertising in one integrated solution. Worldnow’s multi-tenant software platform powers many leading companies such as CBS, Cox, Dispatch, Fox Television, Media General, Meredith Corporation and Raycom Media. To learn more, please visit www.worldnow.com and follow @WorldnowNews