Moviepilot.de teams up with Kaltura

Webedia-owned German entertainment site Moviepilot.de has enlisted Kaltura to provide it with HTML5 video player and mobile advertising tools. “Video and advertising are at the core of our business. As mobile video continues to grow at a staggering rate, it was clear to us that that HTML5 shouldn’t be just a fallback option, but the […]

Kaltura and Harmonic partner on end-to-end video solution

Video technology company Kaltura has partnered with video delivery infrastructure firm Harmonic to offer end-to-end, cloud-based video infrastructure that combines a virtual headend and a complete service delivery platform. Aimed at both OTT and traditional broadcast service providers, Kaltura said that the fully managed solution makes it easy to roll out virtualised, cloud-based services featuring […]

Kaltura launches end-to-end OTT TV solution

Video technology company Kaltura has launched an end-to-end pay OTT TV solution, which it will demo at IBC.  Kaltura OTT TV is the result of the firm integrating its video platform with pay OTT technology from its May acquisition of Tvinci. The new solution includes: multi-screen, multi-device support; tools designed to improve user acquisition and […]

Tata Communications strikes partnership with Kaltura

Tata Communications has partnered with Kaltura to combine Tata’s content delivery network (CDN) with Kaltura’s open source online video platform. The pair said that the integrated offering will enable media companies, enterprises and educational institutions to manage the entire video process, from acquisition to delivery, through a single interface. “The single application interface allows content […]

Kaltura unveils search and discovery platform

Online video platform provider Kaltura has launched Kaltura Reach, a video discovery, search and accessibly platform that includes captioning, transcription and translation services, in-video and cross-library search and discovery, deep-linking capabilities, as well as metadata and keyword extraction, according to the company.  According to Kaltura, the plaform provides services including searchable transcripts and metadata across […]

Kaltura buys pay OTT platform provider Tvinci

Online video platform provider Kaltura has acquired pay OTT specialist Tvinci, in a bid to widen its focus from VoD to also include live and linear programming. Kaltura said the deal will allow it to offer an authenticated pay OTT experience and help establish the firm as a pure-play video technology company that can power any video […]

Sesame Street VoD service goes live

Sesame Workshop, the non-profit educational organisation behind Sesame Street, has launched Sesame Go, a new subscription VoD service that offers access to episodes of the famous kids TV show. Sesame GO is powered by the Kaltura MediaGo OTT Solution and can be accessed for US$3.99 (€2.89) per month or US$29.99 per year. Sesame Go is […]

Dogus Media taps Kaltura for multiscreen TV service

Turkey’s Dogus Media is using Kaltura’s online video platform for its tvyo ad-supported multiscreen TV service.  The tvyo platform, based on a hybrid on-premise and cloud architecture, supports Flash and HTML5 players and makes content available on a range of iOS and Android devices, PCs, Roku players and six smart TV platforms. Tyvo offers eight […]

Kaltura raises US$47m for expansion

Online video platform provider Kaltura has raised US$47 million (€34 million) in funding, which it will use to “accelerate product development” and to expand into Brazil, Mexico, China, Japan, Australia, Singapore, and Korea. The new funding round was led new investors SAP Ventures, Nokia Growth Partners, Commonfund Capital, and Brazil-based Gera Ventures. Return backers .406 Ventures, […]

Kaltura launches “Netflix-like” white-label platform

Online video platform provider Kaltura has launched a new white label OTT video portal called Kaltura MediaGo. According to Kaltura, the “Netflix-like” video portal allows content owners to publish and monetise their content across multiple screens via subscription or advertising revenue. Kaltura says the portal is already being used by a number of media companies. […]