Simplestream, the leader in live, live-2-VOD and on-demand OTT services andVISTA Worldlink, a global leader in media solutions, have announced a strategicpartnership for the US market, with VISTA now offering Simplestream’s awardwinning App Platform as part of their VIBE (Video Internet Broadcast Eco-system)end-to-end service for both new and existing customers.
This new partnership will enable VISTA to combine the elements of traditionaltelevision distribution with best in industry digital tools for a complete distributionpackage, now fully integrated with Simplestream’s technology stack. VISTA’spartners can take full advantage of these new streamlined workflows for complex liveand on demand services across any device.
Dan Finch, Chief Commercial Officer from Simplestream commented, “We haveworked together with Vista for a number of years now on some exciting sportsprojects, so partnering for the US market makes complete sense. With theirexpertise in content acquisition, signal management and 24/7 Network OperationsCentre, it is totally complementary to our cutting edge OTT services and we arelooking forward to continued success with the VISTA team in the US.”
Joshua Liemer, President of Vista Worldlink added, “We are excited to have includedSimplestream’s award winning App Platform as part of our Video Internet BroadcastEco-system. This will simplify the process to allow our customers to provide a cuttingedge experience on both traditional and digital platforms.”
About Vista Worldlink
VISTA is a global leader in transmission and production services provisioning cuttingedge creative, emerging and production packages. VISTA Worldlink is a full-servicemedia bridge connecting world class customer service to the sports, entertainment,news, corporate, religious, government and Public Relations industries worldwide.