Sky Italia chooses V-Nova to extend IPTV reach

Sky in Italy has chosen to deploy compression specialist V-Nova’s Perseus video codec on its IPTV platform to expand its existing service. V-Nova claims that the codec can deliver HD video at standard definition bitrates. At a press conference at the NAB Show in Las Vegas yesterday, V-Nova CEO and co-founder Guido Meardi, said the company has committed to […]

India’s FastFilmz taps V-Nova to deliver OTT to 2G phones

Indian OTT provider FastFilmz has tapped compression specialist V-Nova’s Perseus platform to provide mobile video to 2G networks. The FastFilmz service launched last week and is targeting India’s 120 million Tamil speakers. V-Nova claims to be able to support the delivery of SD quality video at sub-audio bit-rates of less than 128kbps, making the delivery […]

Qvest Media partners with V-Nova

Qvest Media has signed a partnership with video processing technology company V-Nova to integrate the latter’s Perseus video and image processing systems. The agreement, which was officially signed at Qvest Media’s stand here at IBC, will see Qvest Media offer the Perseus  codec and compression technology. “With Perseus, V-Nova meets the challenge of constantly increasing […]

NTT Data integrates V-Nova’s Perseus

IT services provider NTT Data has integrated compression specialist V-Nova’s Perseus technology into its portfolio of video encoding solutions. The currently deployed joint solution adds Perseus capabilities to NTT Data Hyper and NRT products. V-Nova’s Perseus is a video compression technology that claims to enable operators to provide otherwise undeliverable services using existing infrastructure, hardware […]

Alcatel-Lucent integrates V-Nova and Oregan technology

Alcatel-Lucent is planning to integrate video compression firm V-Nova’s Perseus compression technology and Oregan Networks’ Multiscreen Cloud Video Client with its cloud DVR platform. Through the agreements, Alcatel-Lucent will offer service providers the first end-to-end Perseus-enabled solution for IP delivered video, according to V-Nova. The firms said that the aim is to provide “significant improvements […]

Revolutionary compression technology promises “video at audio bitrates”

Video technology start-up V-Nova, which has been operating in stealth mode for the last five years, has unveiled a new compression technology that it claims will revolutionise video distribution by permitting the delivery of UHD quality at current HD bitrates, HD at SD bitrates, and SD video at audio bitrates. V-Nova unveiled its Perseus compression […]