Streaming Video Alliance hosts 2022 West Coast STREAMup

FREMONT, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Streaming Video Alliance, a global technical association that develops solutions to address critical technical challenges by delivering high-quality video experience at scale, is hosting a virtual event on Wednesday, June 22, 2022 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. PT. The STREAMup will be hosted via Zoom and is intended to accommodate the West Coast streaming community, but is open to anyone who wishes to participate.

“The industry is seeing remarkable growth in FAST and yet it is also encountering a number of technical challenges in bringing this type of streaming content to market and delivering a high quality user experience,” said Jason Thibeault, Executive Director of the Streaming Video Alliance. . “FAST presents exciting new opportunities in streaming that we’ll explore today as well as how to solve some of the most pressing technical issues.”

Today’s STREAMup will include two presentations:

  • “Building a scalable FAST service” – Spencer Shanson, SVP Product Architecture, Pluto TV

  • “Challenges in reading streams supported by client-side and server-side ads” – Matthew Carrigan, Solutions Architect, Bitmovin

To learn more and register for the event: https://www.streamingvideoalliance.org/meetup/west-coast-streamup-2022/

Alliance members include companies from across the streaming video ecosystem, such as network operators, technology providers, service providers and content owners. Current members are: Adobe, AERQ, Agile Content, Alibaba, allt, Amazon, ARK Multicasting, ATEME, Bitmovin, Blockcast, Brightcove, Broadpeak, CBC, Ceeblue, Charter Communications, Cisco Systems, Citrix, Comcast, CommScope, Compira Labs, Conviva, Datazoom, Deutsche Telekom, DidjaTV, Disney Streaming, Dolby, Eluvio, Equus Compute Solutions, Ericsson, Fastly, Friend MTS, Globo, Google, Harmonic, Hughes Satellite Systems, INKA Entworks, Intel, Intelsat, InterDigital, Interra Systems, Irdeto , Liberty Global, Limelight Networks, Lumen Technologies, Integration, Nagra, NCTA, Netskrt, Neustar, Nice People at Work, NTT, Optus, Orange, Panasonic Avionics, picoNETS, Plex, Qwilt, ServiceNow, Siden, SiriusXM Radio, Sky, SSIMWAVE , ST Engineering iDirect, Stackpath, Streaming Global, Synamedia, Telefonica, Telekom Malaysia, Telestream, Thales, The Football Association Premier League, THEO, Touchstream, Unified Streaming, Varnish Software, Vecima Networks, Velocix, Verizon, ViacomCBS, Viasat Inc ., WarnerMedia, Western Digital Corp., Wowza.

The Alliance also sees participation from other brands owned or associated with member companies, including Globecast, Hulu, NBCSports, Paramount, Peacock, PlutoTV, Prime Video, Twitch, Verizon Media, Viaccess-Orca and Virgin Media.

For more information on the Alliance, the working groups, or to find out how to become a member, visit www.streamingvideoalliance.org.

About the Streaming Video Alliance

The Streaming Video Alliance is a global technical association that tackles critical challenges in video streaming. By educating the industry on the technical nature of issues, providing a neutral forum for collaboration across the video ecosystem, and publishing documentation that defines technical solutions, the Alliance helps improve the streaming video experience at large scale. More than 75 companies, including network operators, content rights holders, OTT platforms, service providers and technology providers – representing some of the biggest names in global streaming – participate in group activities bi-weekly meetings and quarterly face-to-face meetings. For more information, please visit www.streamingvideoalliance.org.

Michael J. Chiaramonte