SOURCE: The FeedRoom

The FeedRoom

March 03, 2009 07:30 ET

The FeedRoom Signs OEM Agreement With Internap Network Services

Leading Internet Solutions Company to Offer End-to-End Capabilities of Online Video Platform to Customers Worldwide

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - March 3, 2009) - The FeedRoom, a pioneer in online video communications, and a market leader in live video and rich media asset management, today announced that Internap Network Services Corporation (NASDAQ: INAP) has signed an OEM agreement to white-label the FeedRoom 4.0 Enterprise Video Platform (EVP). Under the terms of the agreement, Internap, a leading global Internet solutions company, will incorporate EVP into its comprehensive portfolio of services for managing, delivering and distributing applications and content.

Dedicated to high performance and reliability, Internap's state-of-the-art data centers, managed Internet services and content delivery network (CDN) enable organizations of all sizes to achieve their strategic business goals, improve service levels and lower the cost of IT operations. The expanded video service, called Internap Studio™, will be marketed and supported by Internap directly, and is available immediately.

"Increased high-speed, broadband access has popularized the use of video content on the Web, creating a unique opportunity for Internap to provide one-stop shopping for e-commerce, social networking and interactive media initiatives," said David Frigeri, Vice President and General Manager of Content Delivery at Internap. "The FeedRoom's platform, integrated with Internap's data center colocation, application hosting and CDN services, enables our customers to address all aspects of the online video ecosystem in a single solution, including content creation, capture, transcoding, management and reporting."

Built on a service-oriented architecture, EVP is a modular, scalable system that integrates quickly and seamlessly with existing content management system (CMS) platforms, enterprise storage and distribution systems, network security standards, and popular tools for Web reporting and analytics. EVP's powerful FeedRoom Studio™ and lightweight, highly customizable players allow organizations to deliver video content to internal and external audiences in multiple formats.

"Bandwidth-intensive video initiatives require the efficiency, reliability and scalability of a proven CDN to be successful. Our agreement with Internap gives us a productive channel for delivering the expanded capabilities of EVP 4.0 to new users worldwide," said Mark Portu, President and CEO of The FeedRoom. "This agreement also enables Internap customers to derive enormous value from an outstanding combination of software and services as they engage in the online video revolution."

About Internap

Internap is a leading Internet solutions company that provides The Ultimate Online Experience™ by managing, delivering and distributing applications and content with 100% performance and reliability. With a global platform of data centers, managed Internet services and a content delivery network (CDN), Internap frees its customers to innovate their businesses, improve service levels, and lower the cost of IT operations. More than 3,000 companies across the globe trust Internap to help them achieve their Internet business goals. For more information, visit www.internap.com.

About The FeedRoom

The FeedRoom is a pioneer in online video communications, and a market leader in live video and rich media asset management. With an unparalleled commitment to customer service, The FeedRoom provides flexible online solutions that optimize business and marketing communications for the enterprise, government and media. Industry-leading organizations, such as Autodesk, Barnes & Noble, Boeing, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Hewlett-Packard, MetLife, and The Pentagon rely on The FeedRoom's expertise to help engage audiences, build brands, monetize content and manage digital media assets more efficiently. For more information, visit www.FeedRoom.com.

The FeedRoom, FeedRoom Studio and The FeedRoom logo are trademarks of The FeedRoom, Inc., which may be registered in certain jurisdictions. All other brand/product names are trademarks of their respective holders.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Valerie Harding
    Ripple Effect Communications
    Tel: 617-536-8887
    Email: Email Contact

    Corp. Contact:
    Lisa Clark
    The FeedRoom, Inc.
    Tel: 646-613-7879
    Email: Email Contact