Kaltura, the leading video technology provider, and Streamlyzer, a leading provider of real-time data-driven intelligence for best video quality and monetization, today announced that the companies have joined forces to provide telcos and media companies worldwide with market-leading OTT solutions, fully integrated with real-time intelligence, enabling them to optimize their video delivery, and make data-driven business decisions for their online video services. The integrated solution is already being implemented by KCP, the leading premium content platform in Korea.
The Kaltura TV Platform enables customers to quickly launch a comprehensive Pay TV service with advanced monetization, social interaction and personalization tools. Kaltura OTT TV provides a cross-device experience for all content types – live, VOD and catch-up. Streamlyzer Insights is a powerful analytics engine that provides data-driven intelligence to customers, for optimized performance and increasing ARPU. By combining the two solutions, Kaltura and Streamlyzer together provide the most advanced set of functionality with the deepest analytics.
“In today’s TV landscape, telcos and media companies can’t afford to lag behind – they must constantly monitor their services and ensure they provide the best features and functionality to their users, on the devices of their choice, and with flawless performance. This is what the powerful combination of Kaltura and Streamlyzer provides to the market,” commented Ron Yekutiel, Kaltura Co-founder, Chairman and CEO.
Steve Song, CRO of Streamlyzer added, “We are excited to team up with Kaltura to provide insightful information to customers, helping them make informed decisions when managing their OTT services. Our real-time intelligence is critical for optimizing system performance, ensuring there is no buffering or downtime, and learning detailed information about each end-user enabling customers to provide personalized content and service to their audience.”
KCP, the leading premium content platform in Korea, recently implemented the integrated solution. Kunhee Park, CTO at KCP noted: “It was clear to us that we needed to team up with technology vendors that have proven OTT expertise to ensure that we launch the most advanced online TV experience in Korea. Kaltura and Streamlyzer fit the bill with their seamless integration and live deployments at tier-1 players worldwide.”
Kaltura’s mission is to power any video experience. A recognized leader in the OTT TV (Over the Top TV), OVP (Online Video Platform), EdVP (Education Video Platform) and EVP (Enterprise Video Platform) markets, Kaltura has emerged as the fastest growing video platform, and as the one with the widest use-case and appeal. Kaltura is deployed globally in thousands of enterprises, media companies, service providers and educational institutions and engages hundreds of millions of viewers at home, in work, and at school. The company is committed to its core values of openness, flexibility, and collaboration, and is the initiator and backer of the world’s leading open-source video-management project, which is home to more than 150,000 community members.
The Kaltura Media and Telecom Business Unit is focused on solutions for service providers, and media companies looking to create next generation TV experiences. The Kaltura TV Platform enables customers to quickly launch a comprehensive Pay TV service with advanced monetization, social interaction and personalization tools. Kaltura OTT TV provides a cross-device experience for all content types – live, VOD and catch-up. For more information visit www.kaltura.com.
Streamlyzer is building very unique and powerful real-time data-driven intelligence for best video quality and monetization, providing unrivaled QoE (Quality of Experience) and business intelligence to help customers make the best operations, marketing and business decisions. We help telcos and media companies with OTT services reduce buffer ratio from 5% to < 1%, reduce start buffering time by 70%, and boost traffic by 8X over 15 months. We are also developing more robust intelligent alert system and real-time A/B testing for the best data-driven business decisions.
Streamlyzer is headquartered in Silicon Valley, with subsidiary in Seoul. The team brings expertise in big data analytics, streaming media and cloud from companies sush as Netflix, HP and CDNetworks. Vist www.streamlyzer.com for more information.