VISTA Worldlink, Simplestream Nail Down Partnership for Next-Gen Sports, Media Video Delivery
Simplestream and VISTA Worldlink have announced a strategic partnership for the U.S. market, with VISTA now offering Simplestream’s App Platform as part of their VIBE (Video Internet Broadcast Eco-system) end-to-end service for both new and existing customers.
“We have worked together with Vista for a number of years now on some exciting sports projects, so partnering for the US market makes complete sense,” says Dan Finch, Chief Commercial Officer from Simplestream. “With their expertise in content acquisition, signal management, and 24/7 Network Operations Center, it is totally complementary to our cutting-edge OTT services and we are looking forward to continued success with the VISTA team in the US.”
This new partnership will enable VISTA to combine the elements of traditional television distribution with best in industry digital tools for a complete distribution package, now fully integrated with Simplestream’s technology stack. VISTA’s partners can take full advantage of these new streamlined workflows for complex live and on-demand services across any device.
“We are excited to have included Simplestream’s award winning App Platform as part of our Video Internet Broadcast Eco-system,” adds Joshua Liemer, President of Vista Worldlink. “This will simplify the process to allow our customers to provide a cutting edge experience on both traditional and digital platforms.”