February 12, 2007 09:00 ET

Itiva Video Content Distribution Helps HomeTakes Show Off New Service

vCDN Facilitates HD Quality Video of High-End Homes, Yachts, Aircraft

PALO ALTO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 12, 2007 -- Itiva Networks, the cost-effective video Content Delivery Network (vCDN), has entered into a reseller agreement with HomeTakes, a real estate promotions company of North Palm Beach, Florida. Targeting buyers and sellers of high-end real estate, yachts and aircraft, HomeTakes utilizes high definition video to give customers a clear picture of available inventory without leaving their PC. Itiva was selected because of the high-quality viewing experience delivered.

"We're thrilled to provide HomeTakes with an HD/DVD quality experience," said Michel Billard, CEO of Itiva. "Technology is dominating every aspect of this rapidly growing market. We're happy to work closely with a company creating beautiful content, and look forward to providing proof that quality does matter."

Itiva offers a video content delivery network that supports both streaming and downloading of music, video, film and games. The company expects to offer a live broadcast network in 2007.

"HomeTakes offers outstanding marketing tools for today's hi-tech world," said Colin Forte, CEO and Founder of HomeTakes. "Only Itiva delivered the high definition we demand at a price that made our offering profitable. After an extensive search, we determined that Itiva has great potential to change the landscape of video delivery over the Internet, and we want to be a part of that."

HomeTakes' website showcases high definition video using Itiva technology. The parent company, which offers real estate through, will soon offer services to the marine and aircraft industries through and

About HomeTakes

North Palm Beach, Florida-based HomeTakes targets brokers, agents and 'for sale by owners' selling homes, yachts or aircraft through the power of video. Using Itiva's proprietary technology, HomeTakes streams full screen, hi-definition video content through the Internet. The company also resells this service to other real estate purveyors. For more information, visit

About Itiva

Itiva Digital Media, headquartered in Palo Alto, California, is the first cost-effective high definition Video Content Delivery Network (vCDN). Itiva delivers DVD or HD quality content to mass audiences to help leading media companies increase revenue. In testing with leading music and movie studios since early 2006, Itiva's video streaming and download services are now commercially available. For more information, visit

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