Technology company Harmonic has made strategic investments in encoding service Encoding.com and cloud-based playout provider VJU. Harmonic has already collaborated with Encoding.com on projects including the launch of its cloud-based transcending service earlier this year based on Harmonic’s Primedia Carbon file-based transcending software. Moroever, Harmonic has signed a reseller agreement with the company, through which it will distribute its cloud playout solutions to the broadcast and pay TV industries. VJU plans to use the Harmonic funding to enhance its core Channel as a Service product, and expand its cloudbased playout infrastructure.
Harmonic buys two cloud based companies
04 December 2014