|[December 10, 2013]
Elemental Named Global Market Leader by SNL Kagan
PORTLAND, Ore. --(Business Wire)--
Elemental Technologies, the leading supplier of video
solutions for multiscreen content delivery, today announced it has
been named the multiformat and over-the-top (OTT) video processing
market leader across multiple regions by research released from SNL
Kagan last week. The ranking follows an ABI Research (News - Alert) report issued which
was issued earlier this year and cited Elemental as the leader in live
multiscreen encoder global market share.
In its report, SNL Kagan ranked vendors by region in terms of capacity
for live high-definition (HD) and standard-definition (SD) streaming as
well as installed file processing. All major encoding suppliers were
requested to participate in the survey. Elemental secured a first place
market position in the North American, Latin American and Caribbean and
Western European regions and was top-three in all other regions.
As the SNL Kagan report noted, "Elemental provides clear leadership in
terms of HD and SD strea capacity in the most regions with more than
300 customers including major content owners and service providers."
Elemental serves premier media and entertainment brands worldwide such
as the BBC, Comcast, ESPN (News - Alert), Eurosport, Foxtel, HBO, NHK, Telef�nica and
Warner Bros. with video processing technology that supports leading-edge
multiscreen initiatives. Customer applications include conversion of
large content libraries for online viewing, live linear delivery of
broadcast television content, and live video streaming of the largest
and most recognizable sporting events on the planet, including the
upcoming Winter Games in Sochi.
"In just over three years, Elemental has taken the multiscreen video
processing lead with a proven, unique architecture that supports a
growing global customer base with the industry's best implementations of
software-based video processing," said Keith Wymbs, VP marketing at
Elemental. "By continuing to execute against the major trends in IP
video, we believe we are well-positioned to capture the next level of
market adoption as the industry migrates to cloud architectures, HEVC
compression, and 4K Ultra HD video."
Elemental Technologies is the leading supplier of video solutions for
multiscreen content delivery. Founded in 2006 and headquartered in
Portland, Oregon, the company pioneered the use of graphics processors
to power adaptive video streaming over IP networks. Providing unmatched
solutions for more than 300 leading media franchises worldwide,
Elemental helps pay TV operators, content programmers, film studios and
sports broadcasters bring video to any screen, anytime - all at once.
The company has offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, Hong
Kong, Singapore, Japan, China, Russia, India and Brazil. To learn more,
Twitter (News - Alert).
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