Ericsson Virtualised Encoding

Pixvana raises US$14m for VR video platform

Virtual, augmented and mixed reality video company, Pixvana, has raised US$14 million in Series A funding. The Seattle-based software startup’s aim is to “enable anyone to create and distribute next-generation video experiences” and it is building a cloud-based storytelling platform called SPIN Studio. The funding round was led by Vulcan Capital with participation from new […]

Ericsson chooses Elemental for first EVE integration

Video compression specialist Elemental used its press event at the NAB Show on Saturday to announce the integration of Elemental’s software-based encoding platform with Ericsson’s recently announced Ericsson Virtualised Encoding (EVE) platform, initially unveiled at the recent TV Connect show in London. Speaking at the Las Vegas event, Giles Wilson, head of compression at Ericsson, […]

Ericsson hails birth of EVE

Ericsson has used TV Connect to announce Ericsson Virtualised Encoding (EVE), a new solution that will be launched formally at NAB next month.  Ericsson described EVE as the industry’s “first software solution for intelligent utilisation of multiple encoding resources, regardless of the platform”. EVE is designed, according to the company, as an abstraction layer that […]