DivX Launches New Solution for Catch-Up TV, Live Streaming and Premium VOD for Broadcasters, Pay TV Operators, OTT Specialists and Platforms at IBC 2014
SAN DIEGO, CA, September 11, 2014—DivX, LLC, a leading provider of next-generation digital video solutions, today announced the launch of DivX® OmniView™, a suite of products for over-the-top video delivery that includes video encoding and packaging, Hollywood-approved DivX® DRM technology and secure players for multiple devices and platforms, including iOS, Android, Smart TVs and PCs. The company will demonstrate all elements of DivX OmniView at IBC 2014 from September 12-16 in Hall 5, stand C10.
The new solution enables broadcasters, pay TV operators, OTT specialists and platforms to deliver on the promise of “TV everywhere” by reaching multiple screens without sacrificing security or visual quality. DivX OmniView helps OTT services reduce operational costs and extend their service to lower bandwidth networks using industry-leading DivX® HEVC. In addition, the solution supports secure delivery of 4K content to Smart TVs and other devices.
DivX OmniView supports advanced streaming features that reduce buffering, improve quality of service and enable over-the-top services to differentiate from the competition. With support for live streaming across multiple screens using HEVC and MPEG-DASH, the new offering also helps video service providers extend their audience reach by tapping into the vast base of DivX Certified consumer electronics devices from major brands.
“DivX has always been about delivering a better video experience, and we see a real opportunity to leverage our industry-leading tools and technology along with our proven expertise building video ecosystems in order to improve the quality, efficiency and accessibility of multi-screen OTT video services,” said Dr. Kanaan Jemili, CEO of DivX, LLC. “DivX® OmniView™ is a flexible, easy-to-implement solution that can be integrated with any type of video service and supports virtually all business models, including electronic sell-through, rental, ad-supported delivery and subscription.”
To see how DivX OmniView in action and learn more about how DivX is delivering a better video experience, visit us at IBC in Hall 5, stand C10, or learn more at www.divx.com/solutions/multi-screen-video.
DivX, LLC is leading the way to better, more seamless consumer video experience by powering the professional creation, protected distribution and high-quality playback of highly efficient video to multiple devices and platforms. DivX, along with its subsidiary MainConcept, offers service providers, device manufacturers and integrators technologies that address the entire video supply chain with solutions for software applications, OTT content services and consumer electronics devices. Over 1 billion DivX enabled devices have shipped worldwide from major manufacturers and DivX consumer software products have been downloaded over 1 billion times. DivX is based in San Diego, CA, with offices across Europe and Asia. For more information on the company, visit www.divx.com/solutions.