iStreamPlanet, Tyrell team for multi-device live linear streaming

Editor | 29-01-2014

iStreamPlanet has entered into a partnership with UK broadcast technology solutions firm Tyrell to address the multiscreen, live event streaming arena.

Under the terms of the collaboration, Tyrell will add Aventus, iStreamPlanet's cloud-based live video streaming service, to its portfolio of solutions for the broadcast, post-production, production and education sectors in the UK and Ireland. Designed to address the challenges of streaming live events and live linear channels to multiple platforms and devices, the SaaS-based solution includes scheduling, quality control, media processing, content protection, and publishing to any number of designated publish locations.

"Tyrell is a market leader in researching and providing the best next-generation video solutions to the European broadcaster market, and we are very excited to partner with them to meet the growing demand for live, multiscreen streaming," explained Robin Cole, vice president of marketing and business development at iStreamPlanet.

"By combining the Aventus service with Tyrell's Web streaming solutions, we're providing broadcasters of all sizes a more flexible end to end solution to jumpstart their live video streaming, extending their reach to viewers wherever they are," added Tyrell commercial director, Martin Bennett.