NAB 2015: iStreamPlanet launches Aventus on Google Cloud
DetailsMichelle Clancy | 14 April 2015
iStreamPlanet has launched Aventus on Google Cloud Platform as well as the global public cloud network of CenturyLink.
Aventus allows broadcasters, pay-TV operators, sports leagues and premium content owners to deliver live streaming events and linear channels. The arrangements with Google and CenturyLink mean that customers can ingest source feeds from anywhere in the world for live encoding, multiscreen packaging and publishing.
"Solutions that are able to scale quickly worldwide are necessary to meet the growing global demand for live video on all devices," said Jennifer Baisch, vice president of marketing for iStreamPlanet. "[These relationships] enable iStreamPlanet to provide scalable and reliable live media processing solutions for delivering high quality [over-the-top] (OTT) services anywhere in the world, enabling faster time to market and lower barriers to entry for broadcasters and pay-TV operators."