i24 News reaches for cloud broadcasting with Brightcove

Parent Category: News | 07-11-2013

Israel-oriented international news channel i24 News has selected Brightcove Video Cloud to support its 24-hour live news broadcast in three languages.

i24 News distributes a wide array of news centring on topics related to politics, international affairs, culture and sports.

By using the Brightcove Video Cloud online video platform, i24 News says it will be able to publish live video via three separate feeds in French, English and Arabic to a global audience via desktops and Apple iOS and Google Android smartphones and tablets. Video Cloud's Smart Player technology also ensures that i24 News' video content is available to both HTML5 and Flash-based devices and operating systems. In addition to this multiscreen capability, the software supports real-time analytics to measure the performance of its content and monetise live content with advertising.

"We are committed to providing our audience with breaking-news content in the highest quality possible on any device," explained Grégory Raphael Ouaknine, multimedia manager at i24 News. "Brightcove sets the standard for excellence in the online video industry and the range of options the company offers for delivering live video content across multiple platforms will be instrumental in driving the success of our video initiatives in the future."