UNIV Teams with Akamai, thePlatform for VOD


Unified Video Technologies (UNIV) has teamed with Akamai Technologies (NASDAQ:AKAM) and thePlatform for its recently introduced uVOD solution. The white-label, VOD-as-a-service solution is intended to help service providers of all sizes launch branded VOD services for over-the-top (OTT) delivery. Based … Continue reading

Saffron to Launch Digital Locker with Akamai


Saffron Digital, which recently joined Akamai‘s (NASDAQ:AKAM) NetAlliance Partner Program, is launching an end-to-end digital locker solution based on Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem‘s cloud-based UltraViolet (UV) solution. Using a common file format (CFF), UV aims to let consumers buy premium … Continue reading

Orange Picks Akamai for Biz CDNs

French telecommunications company Orange has chosen Akamai Technologies‘ (NASDAQ:AKAM) CDN technology for the enterprise sector. Orange plans to use Akamai’s Aura Network Solutions to provide CDN services to business customers. Upon deployment, the operator’s enterprise division Orange Business Services will … Continue reading

Team-Ups for TiVo, UEI, Verimatrix, Akamai

At IBC in Amsterdam, a number of vendor team-ups have been announced, including TiVo (NASDAQ:TIVO), Universal Electronics (NASDAQ:UEIC), Verimatrix and Akamai Technologies. Universal Electronics’ wholly owned subsidiary, Universal Electronics BV, will produce and supply the TiVo “peanut” remote to designated … Continue reading