Envivio and Vinson Selected by Belgian Broadcasters for Mobile TV Services
March 18, 2013 --
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Envivio (Nasdaq:ENVI), a leading provider of live and on-demand multi-screen IP video processing and delivery solutions, today announced an integration with the new Vinson mobile TV solution, and deployment of the joint solution for three broadcasters in Belgium. The combined solution—incorporating Envivio software-based encoding and the Vinson app for navigation and social media integration—offers viewers premium quality video and a new television experience on mobile devices.
Ten Flemish TV channels from broadcasters VRT, VMMa and SBS Belgium are now available as a trial service for live and time-shifted viewing using the Stievie application, developed by Vinson. Live and on-demand content for the service is encoded by Envivio Muse™ encoders, offering viewers best-in-class video quality on any screen.
"Our flexible solutions are used by operators of all types for the full spectrum of video services, from HDTV to OTT and mobile," said Julien Signes, Envivio's president and CEO. "The Vinson user interface is an innovative approach that offers intuitive navigation, seamless viewing of live or on-demand assets and instant access to social media for the connected viewer. As preferred partners, we can offer operators a compelling service for mobile video consumption."
"The Envivio Muse encoders provide our customers with the highest quality video whether for live streaming or on-demand viewing after the program has aired," said Michael Plein, Vinson CEO. "Our collaboration with Envivio has been ongoing for several years, and we are pleased to take it to the next level with our latest generation Vinson mobile TV solution. Envivio's products are a step ahead of the competition and enable us to enrich our new features, and provide the best user experience for mobile devices."
More than 300 content and service providers around the globe have selected Envivio to power their multi-screen services. Visit www.envivio.com to learn more about TV without boundaries.
Envivio (Nasdaq:ENVI) is a leader in solutions for multi-screen video processing and delivery. Envivio solutions remove the boundaries of traditional television and make the world's video content universally enjoyable by all viewers, on any device, across any network, at any time. Now in its second decade of developing market-leading video convergence solutions, Envivio powers services for more than 300 content and service provider customers around the world, including eight of the top 10 mobile operators, nine of the top 10 broadband providers and three of the top four US cable operators. Envivio is headquartered in South San Francisco, California and has offices worldwide including France, England, China, Singapore and Japan. Visit www.envivio.com for more information.
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Vinson is the next generation mobile TV company that spun-out of the Dutch company Triple IT. A dedicated team of mobile TV professionals was bored with normal TV and video consumption and started on the development of Vinson, a product that they would use themselves. Now Vinson offers a state-of-the-art mobile OTT solution with a white-label application to broadcasters, content aggregators and content distributors that combines live, on-demand and social possibilities. Vinson launched in February 2013 and is currently selling their solution across the world. Visit http://vinsontv.com for more information.
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