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Videon announces its inclusion in Akamai’s Media Technology Program and the EdgeCaster Encoder Passing Akamai MSL 4.x Qualification Testing

STATE COLLEGE, Pa.   — April 21, 2021 — Videon is proud to announce its inclusion in the Akamai Media Technology Partner program through its offering of EdgeCaster, a 4K30 HEVC/H.264 encoder that supports low latency, HTTP streaming. In conjunction with being a member of the Media Technology Partner program, Videon is also pleased to…

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Videon VersaStreamer in Augmented Reality Solutions

This is a partner post, originally posted by MediaMachine here. What happens when you combine video streaming with augmented reality (AR) technology using smartglasses, cameras, and IoT sensors? Augumenta, a Finnish software company, makes exciting new industrial applications that help people on the factory floor and out in the field perform better as remote experts. They…

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Red5 Pro and Videon Enable a 200ms Real Time Latency End to End Workflow Solution

JAMAICA PLAIN, Ma. and STATE COLLEGE, Pa.   — May 29, 2020 — Red5 Pro and Videon today announce a WebRTC workflow using Red5 Pro Real Time Streaming platform in conjunction with Videon’s VersaStreamer 4K Encoder resulting in a  200ms end to end latency. The workflow addresses the rapidly growing need for high-quality streaming that…

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4 Steps to Configure Videon’s Live Streaming Encoder with Low Latency Video

Low latency remains a key component in any live streaming application. Video chat, distance learning, live auctions, event broadcasts and many more use case cases all need fast stream delivery to ensure a positive user experience. The challenge lies in providing low latency that is consistent and scalable. Complicating matters further, is the fact that…

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Rexcel and Videon Livestream Taipei Opera to Over 50,000 Viewers

Rexcel Nippon Launches Simple LaaS (Livestream-as-a-Service) using Videon’s EdgeCaster to Successfully Livestream Historic Taipei Opera to Over 50,000 Viewers Worldwide in a Month Rexcel’s Simple LaaS streamlined setup that lowers the barrier for event organizers to implement professional-grade livestreams. Easy, Economical, and Efficient.  Tokyo, Japan – May 11, 2020 -Rexcel Nippon announces the formal launch…

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Near-Instant Volleyball Streaming with the Videon EdgeCaster

Videon’s EdgeCaster made viewing the FIVB Volleyball World Cup easy The women’s tournament of the 2019 FIVB World Cup was streamed live from Yokohama, Japan last September and drew an estimated audience of more than 30,000 peak concurrent viewers and over 500,000 unique viewers. The event provided a perfect showcase for Videon’s EdgeCaster ultra-low latency…

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Videon EdgeCaster Edge Compute Encoder Compatibility With AWS Elemental MediaStore

Videon EdgeCaster Edge Compute Encoder Compatibility With AWS Elemental MediaStore Enables a Cost-Effective, Low Latency Solution Videon EdgeCaster is the Industry’s First Third-Party Encoder to be Compatible with AWS Elemental MediaStore STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Nov. 26, 2019 — Videon today announced compatibility with AWS Elemental MediaStore, enabling a cost-effective, low-latency solution. Videon customers can…

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AWS Elemental Will Highlight Videon EdgeCaster 4K in Low-Latency Streaming Demo at IBC2019

Our award-winning EdgeCaster 4K edge compute encoder will be central to an ultra-low latency demonstration by AWS Elemental at IBC2019 booth 5.C80. The demo will feature the Videon EdgeCaster interfacing directly with AWS Elemental MediaStore and Amazon Cloudfront to achieve latency of less than 3 seconds of latency, at scale, over public internet connections using…

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