Video delivery

Imagine Communications buys RGB Networks

Video technology provider Imagine Communications has agreed to buy the assets of multiscreen video delivery firm RGB Networks.  Imagine said that it will integrate the assets into its advertising management and video infrastructure portfolio, and that the transaction will include the majority of RGB Networks’ employees. RGB’s technology will be used to enhance Imagine’s end-to-end video playout […]

Verizon to buy content delivery network provider Edgecast

US telco Verizon has agreed to buy content delivery network (CDN) provider EdgeCast, in a bid to “deepen and enhance its video delivery and web services capabilities.” Verizon said that the deal will see Verizon Digital Media Services integrate EdgeCast in order to meet the “exponential growth in online digital media content,” and to “broaden […]

Video delivery firm Qwilt raises US$16m

US-based online video delivery and transparent caching solutions firm, Qwilt, has raised US$16 million (€12 million) in Series C funding as it looks to expand internationally. The round was led by Bessemer Venture Partners, with contributions from current investors, Accel Partners, Redpoint Ventures and Marker, taking Qwilt’s total funding to date to US$40 million. The […]