Xstream A/S

Xstream wins Best Cloud Video Service

Press Release   •   Jun 19, 2013 09:03 UTC

London, UK, June 19th, last night, Xstream, premium provider of OTT and TV Everywhere solutions and vendor of the video management system, MediaMaker, won the Streaming media Readers choice award for Best Cloud Video Service.

Every year the well renowned industry site, Streaming Media, hosts an award show to recognize the best players within the online video industry. The winners are decided by the people in the trenches: the readers of Streaming Media magazine who use these technologies day in and day out.

Yesterday, on the first day of the inaugural Streaming Forum in London the winners of the 2013 Streaming Media European Readers’ Choice Awards, was announced. Presented by site editor Eric Schumacher-Rasmussen, the awards celebrate the best online video innovations, services, and hardware of the year. Xstream was named winner in the category Best Cloud Video Service. The category “Best Cloud Video Service” is based on Cloud services for online video- related functions such as media assets management, encoding/transcoding, DRM, video editing, and other functions.

CEO and Founder of Xstream, Frank Thorup, was very pleased to yet again receive the recognition and honor of winning one of the prestigious awards by Streaming media; “Winning the price for Best Cloud Video Service is a great acknowledgement to Xstream’s customer solutions and our cloud video management system, MediaMaker. We’ve spent 14 years developing MediaMaker, and many of our customers has been a part of our development ever since. It is amazing to be confirmed in the fact that our customers appreciate the work we do and perceive us as the best business within our field”.

This year's Streaming Media European Readers' Choice Awards brought in more than 330 nominations in 16 categories and 12,000 votes. All together, there were 3 finalists in each category. The finalists represent the three top vote-getters in their respective categories. With their end-to-end video management system, MediaMaker, Xstream was amongst the top three finalists in three categories, TV Over IP Solution, Software and Cloud Video Service. See all winners here

About Xstream A/S
Xstream has been a pioneer in OTT and TV Everywhere since 1999. Drawing on our extensive experience, we work with world-leading Telcos, cable operators and media companies. Believing that every company is unique and should be treated so, we deliver simpler, smarter solutions characterized by superior flexibility, usability and cost-efficiency.

We offer MediaMaker, the industry's most comprehensive and scalable end-to-end online video management solution, and a suite of outstanding individual services, including: Apps for Connected devices, Ingest, DRM, Transcoding and Agile Consultants. We guarantee 99.999% uptime, and only use senior developers and the best proven technologies to ensure optimal performance and value.

Xstream is trusted as the preferred solution partner for companies like Disney, Telenor, Canal Digital, Altibox, Comoyo, Schibsted Media, Polaris media, ProSatSieben1 and many more. The modular architecture of MediaMaker enables highly flexible and customized solutions that meet the demands of the worlds’ most superior and extensive TV Everywhere and OTT video deployments.

Visit Xstream at www.xstream.dk for more information