SOURCE: Envivio

October 29, 2014 04:00 ET

Envivio to Feature Multi-Screen, 4K and Cloud-Based Video at TV Connect MENA 2014

Company to Demonstrate Multi-Screen 10-Bit 4Kp60 HEVC Video and Envivio Nuage(SM) Cloud-Based Video Service

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - October 29, 2014) -  A global leader and innovator of multi-screen video software worldwide, Envivio (NASDAQ: ENVI) today announced it will showcase its latest advancements in multi-screen, 4K and virtualized video processing, delivery and personalization for pay TV operators in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) regions at TV Connect MENA 2014, Nov. 3-4, in Majlis Al Salam Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on stand #9. Themed,' Transforming the Future of the TV Experience,' TV Connect MENA is the largest event for the pay TV industry in that region.

Envivio's Vice President-Products and Solutions Boris Felts commented, "We believe the Middle East and North Africa regions are important growth areas for the next generation of multi-screen video services, including 4K/HEVC, OTT and cloud-based video."

"We look forward to sharing with video service providers our many case studies of live 4K streaming, including the 2014 French Open for digital terrestrial TV provider TDF, and the 2014 World Cup for Globosat, a leading content provider to cable, satellite and IPTV operators in South America. 

"Also, our Envivio Nuage(SM) is a must-see for service providers who want to leapfrog the competition by using the most advanced end-to-end video solution available today," Felts added. 

Envivio Muse™ for4K/HEVC

Envivio's Muse™ Ultra HD is a high-quality live or file-based video encoding/transcoding solution that is designed to offer a new TV experience for viewers desiring to watch Ultra-HD quality programming on Ultra HD compatible devices. Muse Ultra HD can encode up to 4K video resolution -- four times HD resolution -- in up to 60 frames per second, offers a larger color range with the new BT 2020 standard and can be encoded in eight or 10 bits. Ultra HD resolution offers significant value to operators looking to deliver premium video services, such as high-profile sports events, in the best possible quality. Envivio Muse software is designed to support both live and on-demand 4K compression in high efficiency video coding (HEVC) format. The HEVC standard reduces bandwidth consumption compared to MPEG-4 AVC (H.264) by 30 to 50 percent, improving the video experience and reducing cost of operations for both Ultra HD big-screen services and existing mobile or over-the-top (OTT) TV services.

Envivio Nuage(SM)

A virtualized, software-as-a-service (SAAS) video solution, Envivio Nuage manages content for live and on-demand video -- from content acquisition to the consumer -- on any screen. Envivio Nuage encompasses all the technology offered by Envivio for video processing, video delivery and personalization, along with client application creation. It operates as a service on private, operator-owned networks, on the public cloud, or in hybrid environments. 

About Envivio

Envivio (NASDAQ: ENVI) is a global market leader and innovator of video software solutions that are trusted by video service providers and content companies worldwide to power stunning video quality and captivating, personalized experiences to their millions of viewers on any device, over any network.

Leveraging its pioneering and technically superior virtualized video delivery solutions, Envivio enables video operators of any size to increase revenues and reduce costs while uniquely providing the best-in-class quality, reliability, efficiency, and scalability to support the new age of video anywhere. 

Envivio is headquartered in South San Francisco, California with offices worldwide in France, China, Singapore and Japan. Visit for more information, or connect with us on LinkedIn.

About TV Connect MENA

TV Connect MENA is the only major TV event in the Middle East and African region linking key TV providers in the connected TV delivery ecosystem. Growing from strength to strength, the event has developed from its IPTV legacy to focus on IPTV, OTTtv, multiscreen and Cloud TV services for regional TV service providers.

TV Connect MENA has seen support from key players such as Etisalat, Du,Qtel, Batelco, Omantel, Tunisie Telecom, Telecom Egypt and Zain; plus, a series of content providers from the likes of OSN, Al Jazeera, Rotana, MBC and Multichoice have all shared their stories at this must-attend yearly event.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, including statements about the anticipated benefits and features of Envivio's products. Actual results may vary materially due to a number of factors including, but not limited to, the risk that, Envivio's products do not operate as intended or do not receive market acceptance, capital spending in our target markets decreases or is delayed, we are unable to maintain profitability, our relationship with our channel partners is disrupted, as well as other risks that are detailed from time to time in Envivio's SEC reports, which can be found at Envivio is under no obligation to (and expressly disclaims any such obligation to) update or alter its forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Information contained in our website is not incorporated by reference in, or made part of this press release.

This information is intended to outline our general product direction, is not a commitment, promise or legal obligation to deliver any material, code, or functionality, and should not be relied on in making a purchasing decision. The development, release, and timing of any features or functionality described for our products remains at our sole discretion. Envivio reserves the right to modify future product plans at any time. These new software options may be purchased separately when and if available.

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