PORTLAND, Ore. & MOSCOW--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Elemental Technologies, the leading supplier of video solutions for multiscreen content delivery, today announced it will highlight its award-winning video processing solutions at CSTB 2014 28-30 January at the Moscow Crocus Expo (Hall 4, Stand 550A). The company, which is working with multiple global broadcasters to stream the Sochi 2014 Olympics, will demonstrate its file-based and live-linear streaming capabilities as well as its advanced 4K, HEVC and cloud video processing solutions.
Named the multi-format and over-the-top (OTT) video processing market leader in multiple regions by SNL Kagan in late 2013, Elemental was the first in the industry to demonstrate real-time 4Kp60 HEVC video processing in December 2013 and previously powered a live 4Kp30 HEVC transmission in October 2013 for the annual Osaka Marathon. At CSTB, CEO Sam Blackman will make a presentation on “The Future of Video Delivery – A Global Perspective on 4K, HEVC and Multiscreen Video.” The presentation takes place from 2:20 to 2:40 p.m. on Wednesday, January 29 in Conference Hall 1 during the Mobile Multimedia Forum.
“Elemental provides clear leadership in our ability to adapt to the video processing needs of major content owners and pay TV operators looking to deliver next-generation media experiences to viewers,” said Keith Wymbs, VP of marketing for Elemental. “We are thrilled to bring our full suite of solutions to media leaders across Russia, the CIS and the Baltic region.”
Elemental serves premier media and entertainment brands worldwide such as the BBC, Comcast, ESPN, Eurosport, Foxtel, HBO, NHK, Telefónica and Warner Bros. with video processing technology that supports leading-edge multiscreen initiatives. Customer applications include conversion of large content libraries for online viewing, live linear delivery of broadcast television content, and live video streaming of the largest and most recognizable sporting events on the planet.
Software-based video processing solutions from Elemental help pay TV operators, content programmers and broadcasters effectively deliver high-quality linear and on-demand multiscreen video, new functionalities such as Catch-up TV and Start-over TV as well as new delivery models such as HbbTV (hybrid broadband broadcast TV) on any device. Elemental solutions support all popular video formats and codecs, including H.264, H.265 / HEVC, RTMP, HDS, HLS, Smooth Streaming, MPEG-DASH and Ultraviolet. To schedule a meeting with an Elemental representative at CSTB, please click here.
Elemental Technologies is the leading supplier of video solutions for multiscreen content delivery. Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Portland, Oregon, the company pioneered the use of graphics processors to power adaptive video streaming over IP networks. Providing unmatched solutions for more than 300 leading media franchises worldwide, Elemental helps pay TV operators, content programmers, film studios and sports broadcasters bring video to any screen, anytime – all at once. The company has offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan, China, Russia, India and Brazil. To learn more, please visit www.elementaltechnologies.com and follow @elementaltech on Twitter.