Google buys OTT technology provider Anvato

Google has bought Anvato, a video platform provider for over-the-top and TV everywhere content. Anvato, which offers a software platform that automates the encoding, editing, publishing and distribution of video across multiple platforms, is joining the Google Cloud Platform team. Announcing the deal, Google said that Anvato will complement its efforts “to enable scalable media […]

DTVE in conversation with Anvato on OTT: The Next Phase

At ANGA COM on June 8, attendees are invited to a special event featuring Matt Smith, chief evangelist at online video provider and specialist in live streaming, OTT monetisation and live-to-VoD workflows Anvato, in conversation with Digital TV Europe editor Stuart Thomson. This free event, OTT TV – the Next Phase, to be held in […]

Anvato names EMEA sales chief

TV technology provider Anvato has named Andreas Binderlehner as sales director for the EMEA region. Based in Austria, Binderlehner has previously held sales management roles at companies including Elemental, recently acquired by Amazon Web Services, Conax, now owned by Kudelski Group, and Envivio. He began his career as sales and marketing manager in the Tektronix […]

SVoD service MHz Choice taps Anvato for relaunch

Subscription video-on-demand service MHz Choice has partnered with TV Everywhere and OTT platform provider Anvato for the relaunch of its service. Anvato will power video on demand asset preparation and delivery for MHz Choice, as well as handling authentication and subscriptions. US-based MHz Choice offers over-the-top access to subtitled international mysteries, dramas and comedies for […]

Anvato launches live-to-VOD for TV everywhere

TV everywhere technology specialist Anvato has introduced a new live-to-VoD capability that it says will allow content owners and programmers to create video-on-demand files from their live linear streams and syndicate these files to online video service providers, cable operators and telcos. Anvato’s live-to-VoD solution automates the workflow for creating VoD assets from live broadcasts […]