SOURCE: VisualOn


February 22, 2012 11:00 ET

VisualOn Debuts OnStream MediaPlayer+ for Cross-Platform Multimedia Delivery

OnStream MediaPlayer+ Helps Content Providers Answer Consumer Demand for Multi-Screen Entertainment, Enabling High Quality, Rich Media Delivery to Any Device

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - Feb 22, 2012) - VisualOn, Inc., a multimedia software company that provides solutions enabling high quality video and audio on any mobile platform, announced today a new product, OnStream MediaPlayer+, a solution enabling cross-platform video delivery to any device, on any platform.

Compared to 2010, global mobile data traffic is expected to increase more than 375 percent in 2012. By 2014, 66 percent of all mobile data traffic will be attributed to video consumption according to Cisco. OnStream MediaPlayer+ allows content providers to distribute audio and visual media to consumers regardless of the streaming protocol, platform, operating system or hardware. OnStream MediaPlayer+ provides a quick to-market solution for content providers to offer high quality visual and audio content delivery, alleviating the challenges of a fragmented, multi-platform mobile ecosystem.

"OnStream MediaPlayer+ is empowering content providers to deliver high quality entertainment seamlessly to a broad range of end users," said Yang Cai, CEO of VisualOn. "We are experts in navigating the disjointed device market and OnStream MediaPlayer+ is a scalable solution that delivers rich media to consumers on the screen of their choosing."

Customers implementing VisualOn's new product include MobiTV, a leading provider of comprehensive managed services that deliver live and on-demand television and related media content across Internet-enabled consumer electronics. "By implementing MobiTV's stateless video distribution and DRM with VisualOn's OnStream MediaPlayer+, we are creating a reference standard and client platform ready for deployment across a wide variety of devices," said Kay Johansson, chief technology officer, of MobiTV.

With a growing mobile entertainment audience, multiple operating systems and thousands of device models in the market, brands are faced with a heavily fragmented landscape when it comes to content delivery. OnStream MediaPlayer+ allows seamless distribution of multimedia across mobile handsets (iOS, Android, Windows, MacOS, Windows Phone and more), tablets, desktops, connected set-top boxes and smart TVs, simplifying the process for content providers to offer media to end users.

About VisualOn
VisualOn, Inc. is a Silicon Valley based multimedia software company that enables rich entertainment experiences across smartphones, tablets, laptops, connected TVs and other mobile and convergent devices. VisualOn's unique patent-pending technology is designed to be platform agnostic for ease of integration, with optimized quality, performance, and minimal power consumption. Integration of digital rights management (DRM) is secure and efficient. VisualOn supports streaming, VOD, mobile TV and other multimedia applications with quality levels rivaling hardware based solutions. For more information, please visit

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