M2A Media

Former BBC tech boss in at M2A Media as non-exec director

Cloud-based live video solutions provider M2A Media has announced the appointment of former BBC chief technology and product officer Matthew Postgate as a non-executive director. At the BBC, Postgate oversaw the pubcaster’s technology and systems including BBC iPlayer, apps and websites for BBC News, Sport and Children’s. He also led the BBC’s Research & Development […]

M2A Media teams up with BT Media & Broadcast for cloud connectivity

Cloud-based live video specialist M2A Media has teamed up with BT Media & Broadcast to bring what it claims to be the world’s first orchestrated cloud connectivity to BT Tower in London, Europe’s leading content exchange.   In a proof-of-concept trial, which tapped M2A Media’s cloud IP transport product, M2A Connect, and BT Media & Broadcast’s […]

M2A Media bolsters board with new chief commercial officer

Cloud-based live video solutions provider M2A Media has announced the hire of Matt Hughes as its new chief commercial officer.  Hughes will be tasked with M2A Media’s commercial strategy and direction, along with leading its business development, sales and marketing operations. He joins from V-Nova, where he served as senior vice president of global sales. […]

DAZN partners with M2A Media for cloud IP content acquisition

Sports streamer DAZN has signed a deal with cloud-based video solutions provider M2A Media and its cloud IP transport service M2A Connect to acquire live sports content from its international rights partners. The deal will see M2A Connect manage bookings and associated spend for DAZN by optimising its use of the public cloud for the […]

M2A Media introduces cloud-based 4K Live Streaming

Cloud-based video solutions provider M2A Media has announced the launch of M2A 4K Live Streaming. The company says that this will enable broadcasters and sports rights holders to meet the demands of 4K-ready audiences. The solution is designed with the latest HEVC codecs, which M2A says makes it 50% more efficient, without the need for […]

ITV signs up M2A Media for additional 12 months

Cloud-based video solutions provider M2A Media has renewed its contract with ITV by 12 months. The company’s chosen by ITV to aid in the development of its catch-up assets for live programmes. The project was deemed such a success that it made it to the shortlist of this year’s EBU Technology & Innovation Award. Following […]