Telestream acquires

Computer software company Telestream has announced the acquisition of cloud media processing platform is a Emmy-winning platform used by media and entertainment companies, streaming services, broadcasters, and corporate video customers around the globe. Its headquarters are in the US with development resources around the world. Telestream said that the acquisition “solidifies Telestream’s market […]

Telestream acquires EcoDigital

Media processing vendor Telestream has announced the acquisition of EcoDigital. EcoDigital offers customers a CMS solution dubbed Diva, which manages the archiving and retrieval of assets via automation. The solution automates the process and provides transcoding to and from an on-premise or cloud storage repository. Telestream said that there is “considerable overlap” between the businesses, […]

Castles back at Telestream as CEO

US digital media vendor Telestream has appointed Dan Castles as CEO. Castles, an original founder of Telestream, returns to the company having previously spent 20 years in charge of the company. He replaces Scott Puoplo, who has served as CEO since 2017. The company notes that Puopolo “successfully developed and advanced Telestream’s strategy.” Eli Weiss, […]

BT TV taps Telestream for quality assurance

BT is using Telestream’s Vantage Media Processing Platform to provide automated quality assurance for BT TV customers. Telestream’s UK channel partner, Boxer Systems, worked closely with BT TV to specify, install and configure the system, according to Telestream. BT TV is using Vantage to analyze the technical properties of VOD content, extract and create appropriate […]

Canal+ chooses Telestream for VOD

Canal+ is using Telestream’s Vantage workflow automation platform running on Lightspeed Servers with Pipeline encoding appliances for deployment of a new VOD catch-up service. The opportunity to expand services at Canal+ arose in 2012 when Canal+’s two new free-to-air channels became available on the French DTT platform, with regulatory approval in September, a contract signed […]