San Bruno, CA, October 13, 2015 – Qumu (NASDAQ: QUMU), the leading business video platform provider, today announced a partnership with Elemental Technologies, the leading supplier of software-defined video solutions for multiscreen content delivery. The partnership introduces the Qumu Live Encoder, a real-time encoding system based on the Elemental® Live platform that is fully integrated with Qumu’s business video platform.
Broadcast-reliable video processing combined with market-leading video platform provides enhanced live streaming capabilities for enterprise customers
The joint solution is already satisfying corporate live streaming needs in several verticals including financial, oil and gas, insurance, pharmaceuticals, and professional services. For customers that currently have Elemental Live encoders in their production environment, Qumu also offers an integration package that enables the addition of those encoders to an existing Video Control Center architecture.
The Qumu Live Encoder provides real-time video processing for live streaming to the Qumu Video Control Center. The software-based solution, powered by Elemental Live, performs simultaneous processing of multiple video outputs, delivering the high-quality, high-efficiency performance required for formatting live video for any device. The Qumu Live Encoder is designed to integrate seamlessly into the Video Control Center video delivery workflow, with the flexibility to evolve as technology requires. Live Encoder provides flexible input options from HD-SDI and HDMI inputs to both local file and HLS or MPEG Transport Stream network inputs.
“Encoding is an essential component to a complete enterprise-class video platform,” said Vern Hanzlik, Qumu President. “Qumu’s integration and partnership with Elemental provides Qumu with the ability to offer our customers a broadcast-quality encoding solution that is future-ready.”
“Software-defined video solutions from Elemental address today’s streaming applications in the enterprise and corporate markets,” said Keith Wymbs, Chief Marketing Officer at Elemental. “When combined with Qumu’s market-leading business video platform, we see a strong joint solution for corporate video streaming operators looking for broadcast quality and a flexible path to future services.”
Please contact your Qumu sales representative for product and ordering information.
Join Steve Vonder Haar, Senior Analyst at Wainhouse Research, together with Elemental and Qumu for a discussion about the enterprise streaming media market and encoding options in a webcast on November 12, 2015. Learn more.
Elemental Technologies is the leading supplier of software-defined video solutions for multiscreen content delivery. Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Portland, Oregon, the company pioneered the use of software-based video processing to distribute video over IP networks. Solutions from Elemental provide the flexibility, scalability and performance required to deliver high quality video via turnkey, cloud-based and virtualized deployment models. Powering video experiences for more than 700 leading media franchises worldwide, Elemental helps pay TV operators, content programmers, broadcasters and enterprise customers bring video to any screen, anytime – all at once. The company has offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan, China, Russia, India and Brazil. To learn more, please visit www.elementaltechnologies.com and follow @elementaltech on Twitter.
About Qumu Corporation
Video is today’s document. Qumu Corporation (NASDAQ: QUMU) provides the tools businesses need to create, manage, secure, distribute and measure the success of their videos. Qumu’s innovative solutions release the power in video to engage and empower employees, partners and clients. Qumu helps thousands of organizations around the world realize the greatest possible value from video and other rich content they create and publish. Whatever the audience size, viewer device or network configuration, Qumu solutions are how business does video. Additional information can be found at www.qumu.com.
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