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. […]

Saffron Digital names EMEA sales manager

Multi-platform video management specialist Saffron Digital has named Leen Segers as sales manager for EMEA.  Segers’ appointment follows the naming of former Brightcove sales executive Enda Parker, also as EMEA sales manager, three months ago. Segers was previously a media executive with Kaltura.

Kaltura to implement MPEG-DASH support

Open source online video platform provider Kaltura is planning to implement direct support for MPEG-DASH by the end of the year, according to director of product Michael Dale. Speaking to DTVE at IBC, where Kaltura has been running a proof-of-concept MPEG-DASH demo, Dale said that the firm was pushing forward on emerging standards for live […]

YuMe joins Kaltura platform

Advertising software specialist YuMe has joined video platform provider Kaltura’s platform to offer the latter’s publishers the ability to deliver ad-based services. YuMe has joined the Kaltura Exchange video solutions marketplace to allow publishers, including customers like Edge Music Network, to insert in-stream video advertising. YuMe has developed a plug-in, available in the Kaltura Exchange, […]

Kaltura adds cross-device functionality

Open source video platform developer Kaltura has added advanced cross-device video delivery functionalities to its suite of video applications for media companies. Kaltura’s new solutions include SDKs and reference applications for  Google TV, integration with the Xbox games console and out-of-the-box native reference applications for iOS and Android. The company said the new capabilities and […]

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