SOURCE: iStreamPlanet

iStreamPlanet

April 13, 2015 09:00 ET

iStreamPlanet Launches Aventus® on Google Cloud Platform

Live Multiscreen SaaS Combined with Extensive Worldwide Network Provides Higher Quality Video Ingest

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Apr 13, 2015) - NAB Booth N914 -- iStreamPlanet, the leader in live, announced today the company is launching Aventus on Google Cloud Platform. Responding to customer requests for a worldwide, multi-cloud solution, Aventus is now available for deployment in Google's data centers across the US, Europe and Asia. Broadcasters, pay TV operators, sports leagues and premium content owners now have a worldwide solution to meet increasing levels of scalability and reliability to deliver live streaming events and linear channels to a global, connected audience.

Google's Network Provides Extensive Worldwide Coverage
Aventus combined with Google's extensive network with over 70 locations in 33 countries enables content owners to reliably ingest high quality source feeds from anywhere in the world into the Aventus SaaS for live encoding, multiscreen packaging and publishing. Aligning with the Aventus simplified pricing model which includes the cost of compute, storage and publishing egress, customers can significantly drive down the costs of bandwidth associated with live media processing by peering directly with the Google network.

"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. "Running Aventus on Google Cloud Platform enables iStreamPlanet to provide scalable and reliable live media processing solutions for delivering high quality OTT services anywhere in the world, enabling faster time to market and lower barriers to entry for broadcasters and pay TV operators."

iStreamPlanet will be demonstrating Aventus at NAB 2015 in Las Vegas in booth N914. More information on Aventus can be found at www.iStreamPlanet.com/Aventus.

About iStreamPlanet
iStreamPlanet, the leader in live, simplifies live video streaming to multiple screens. iStreamPlanet is changing the way live streaming is done with the launch of Aventus, a cloud and software-based, live video streaming solution for premium content providers.

iStreamPlanet's innovative approach has been chosen by the world's leading sports, entertainment, and technology brands, including NBC Sports, Turner Broadcasting, Fox, AT&T U-verse and Microsoft, to bring live, online video to connected audiences around the world.

Founded in 2000, the privately held company is headquartered in Las Vegas with a software development center in Redmond, WA. More information can be found at www.iStreamPlanet.com.