FirstLight Media

FirstLight Media hires Verizon Media’s Drake as global head of revenue

Technology outfit Firstlight Media has named former Verizon, Comcast Technology Solutions and Real Networks executive Chris Drake as SVP, global head of revenue.   Drake will lead Firstlight Media’s global sales efforts to help Tier 1 content providers and distributors deploy streaming and entertainment platforms built on the company’s Gen5 architecture. Firstlight Media’s Gen5 architecture […]

Firstlight Media teams up with NPAW

OTT technology provider Firstlight Media and quality assurance specialist NPAW – Nice People At Work – have teamed up to enable OTT and pay TV providers to optimize content delivery networks (CDNs).  The pair are combining Firstlight Media’s cloud-native OTT platform and NPAW’s flagship solution, YOUBORA, with its video analytics and business intelligence functions. The partnership is intended to […]

SSIMWAVE and Firstlight team up for AI-powered OTT monitoring

OTT cloud AI technology outfit Firstlight Media and streaming video quality specialist SSIMWAVE have teamed up to drive broader adoption of AI-powered solutions that measure, manage and optimise video quality at multiple points in the delivery chain, according to the pair.  The two companies are teaming to enable OTT and pay TV providers to implement […]