Brightcove Announces Sponsors for PLAY 2013 Global Customer Conference
Akamai signs on as Platinum Sponsor for the third year
Other flagship sponsors include 3Play Media, ADAM Software, Cantina, Dotsub,
EPAM, Filemobile, KnowledgeVision, Mixmoov, Sitecore, VideoLink and more to
BOSTON -- February 25, 2013
Brightcove (NASDAQ: BCOV), a leading global provider of cloud content
services, today announced an exciting lineup of technology and solution
partners who have signed on to sponsor Brightcove PLAY 2013, the company’s
third annual global customer conference, set for May 13 - 15th at the
InterContinental Boston hotel. Akamai has signed on for the third year as the
PLAY 2013 Platinum sponsor. Other flagship sponsors for the event include
3Play Media, ADAM Software, Cantina, Dotsub, EPAM, Filemobile,
KnowledgeVision, Mixmoov, Sitecore, and VideoLink.
“Brightcove PLAY is a valuable event that brings together leading innovators
and thought leaders to share best practices across a dynamic range of topics
that are important to the digital media industry,” said Ahmet Ozalp, vice
president, products, for Akamai’s media division. “We are excited to
participate as the Platinum sponsor for the third year and again be a part of
this exciting event.”
Brightcove PLAY brings together Brightcove customers, partners and industry
leaders that are changing the way organizations of all types reach their
audiences on every screen with professional digital media. Each year, hundreds
of media companies, marketers and developers from around the world convene in
Boston for three days of in-depth strategy sessions, next-generation product
demos, all star keynotes and networking. PLAY also features dynamic
presentations and expert-led breakout sessions for business decision-makers
and strategists, day-to-day users, developers and more.
“Our sponsors know that Brightcove PLAY attracts the brightest, most
innovative minds in digital content publishing and distribution, and they want
to be part of it,” said Jeff Whatcott, Brightcove’s chief marketing officer.
“This year’s sponsors represent a fantastic cross section of the Brightcove
partner ecosystem, and their support and participation will deliver tremendous
value to our attendees.”
In 2012, Brightcove PLAY drew more than 650 attendees and 21 sponsors and
exhibitors. The event attracted a wide range of influential attendees, from
C-level executives and top subject matter experts to experienced developers.
Registration for Brightcove PLAY 2013 is now open at play.brightcove.com.
Attendees who register by April 1st can also take advantage of a special early
bird registration rate and save $500.
For regular updates on speakers and session topics, and to connect to the
Brightcove PLAY community, follow Brightcove PLAY on Twitter and like us on
Brightcove Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOV), a leading global provider of cloud content
services, offers a family of products used to publish and distribute the
world’s professional digital media. The company’s products include Video
Cloud, the market-leading online video platform, App Cloud, a pioneering
content app platform, and Zencoder, a leading cloud-based media processing
service and HTML5 video player technology provider. Brightcove has more than
6,350 customers in over 60 countries that rely on Brightcove cloud content
services to build and operate media experiences across PCs, smartphones,
tablets and connected TVs. For more information, visit
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