Haivision Set to Unveil KulaByte 4.0 Encoder/Decoder at Streaming Media West

Haivision offers users a range of Internet streaming and enterprise IP video-distribution solutions that enable the delivery of media to global audiences. At Streaming Media West 2012, Haivision will debut its KulaByte 4.0 live H.264 encoder/transcoder for Linux, and HyperStream its Internet media delivery service that combines the power of cloud-based transcoding on Amazon EC2 with easy connectivity to Akamai SOLA Media Solutions for global delivery, security, and analytics.

Streaming Media West will be held on Oct. 30-31 at the Hyatt Regency Century Palace in Los Angeles.

New Haivision Internet Streaming Solutions include:

KulaByte 4.0 — Haivision’s software-based Internet encoder/transcoder for adaptive bitrate streaming (ABR) is now available on Linux — bringing a 30 percent performance improvement, a new user interface, and cost reductions when deployed in cloud computing environments such as Amazon’s EC2. KulaByte 4.0 uniquely matches exceptional HD quality with transport technologies designed to maximize streams delivered to the Internet. These technologies include constant bitrate (CBR) and Dynamic Stream Shaping (DSS), assuring optimal and dynamic usage of available uplink bandwidth.

HyperStream Live — Haivision’s global streaming platform automates the power of KulaByte cloud transcoding and CDN connectivity so that content providers can easily deliver media to global audiences with a simplified process that moves workflows to the cloud.

Haivision Shortlisted in Nine Categories for the Streaming Media 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards:

Best Streaming Innovation 2012 – KulyByte Cloud Transcoder
Best Online Video Technology Company – Haivision
Cloud Encoding/Transcoding Service – Hyperstream Live
Encoding Software (Enterprise Class) – KulaByte Internet Encoder
Field Encoder – KulaByte Traveler
Hardware Encoder (On Demand) – Makito
Hardware Encoder (Live) – Makito
Live Video Streaming Service – HyperStream Live
Multiscreen/OTT Solution for Content Publishers – HyperStream Live

Winners will be announced at Streaming Media magazine’s Readers’ Choice Awards Luncheon on Oct. 31 from 12:45-1:45 p.m.

Attendees can join Join Peter Forman, Haivision’s VP of business development, on Oct. 31 at 10:40 a.m. in the demo area of the exhibit hall for a 20-minute discussion about Haivision’s Internet-streaming and enterprise IP video solutions, which unleash the power of high-quality live Internet streaming with KulaByte encoding/transcoding and HyperStream Internet media services.

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