Written by: Roshan Dwivedi
From Sports to Events, now Live Stream your shows using Muvi
Muvi, a leading Cloud based Video Streaming Platform Provider has announced the release of its Live Video Streaming Engine as an offering and as a feature, available out-of-the-box on its Video Streaming Platform – Muvi.
With Muvi, one could easily launch, stream and monetize on-demand video across multiple devices and now, with the announcement of its Live Streaming Engine, Broadcasters, TV Channels and TV Networks will be able to easily and quickly launch their own-branded IPTV and Linear Channels into the digital world across all devices like Web, Mobile and Connected TVs at the click of a button, without having to worry about building complex IT Infrastructures and hiring expensive consulting teams to manage the same.
Muvi encourages its customers and subscribers to check out the Live Streaming demo and use any working HLS feed to test it out.
Live Streaming has seen extensive growth in recent years both in terms of B2C and C2C adaptation. With more and more TV Networks and broadcasters going live with their TV Channels, to Sports and Events being live streamed across the world to a much wider audience in an instant. Live Streaming is everywhere and is now becoming the de-facto mode of consuming video content worldwide.
- Adobe has released findings from the Q4 2013 video benchmark, showing 37% of TV Everywhere content streams were for sporting events and sports video streams were up 640% year-over-year
- NBCOlympics.com and the NBC Sports Live Extra app saw 24.6M video viewers (160% higher than the 2010 Vancouver Winter Games and 8% higher than the 2012 London Summer Games.)
- HotStar.com recorded 340 million views for all the cricket matches of the recently concluded ICC Cricket World Cup, as the tournament’s 2015 edition became the largest sporting event on digital media.
Recognizing this trend and already seen successful adaptation of its on-demand services, Muvi decided to launch a Live Streaming Engine to compliment its existing Video on-demand (VOD) Platform offering, enabling its customers to offer a 360-degree content experience to their viewers.
Muvi take care of all the streaming needs, live or on-demand allowing a content owner to launch a live IPTV channel to a catch-up TV or on-demand site like Netflix or Hulu at a click of a button in matter of few minutes and with Zero CapEx Cost!
Muvi handles everything from provisioning of the IT Infrastructure to build, deploy and management of front end applications like Website, Mobile Apps for iOS and Android, Apps for Media boxes like Amazon Fire, Roku, Apple TV to apps for Gaming Consoles like PlayStation and Xbox. All out-of-the-box at a click of a button without incurring any upfront CapEx cost.
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With Muvi, the growth story never halts, never stops.