Brightcove launches new version of platform

Internet TV specialist Brightcove has launched Brightcove 5, the latest version of its platform, which includes features such as distribution and synchronization with YouTube, Apple HTTP streaming for the mobile Web and apps, new advanced analytics for Adobe Flash and HTML5 video, and features to enhance productivity, according to the company.

The new platform also includes integrated multi-bitrate HD live streaming support based on Akamai HD technology, cross-platform smart players and tools to enable faster video upload.