Envivio Wins Streaming Media Best of NAB 2013 Award
Envivio Halo(TM) Experience Server Honored for Multi-Screen Personalization
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 16, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Envivio
(Nasdaq:ENVI), a leading provider of software-based multi-screen video
processing and delivery solutions, was honored as a winner of the inaugural
Best of NAB Award presented by Streaming Media magazine. Envivio Halo™
Experience Server, which was introduced at this year's NAB show, was selected
for its capabilities that are designed to personalize and advance the
multi-screen user experience without requiring complex changes to the existing
Editors and writers from Streaming Media selected the five new products from
this year's show that most impressed them and offer the most promise for
advancing online video in the year ahead. There were no specified categories
and companies did not apply in advance for the Best of NAB Awards, which were
judged by Eric Schumacher-Rasmussen, Troy Dreier, Tim Siglin and Shawn Lam.
The five winners were Adobe, Canon, Envivio, Matrox and StudioCoast.
"Envivio Halo Experience is targeted at operators and allows for highly
personalized targeted content to be delivered by operators in ways they simply
haven't been able to do yet. That's one of the reasons it stood out to us,"
said Eric Schumacher-Rasmussen, Streaming Media editor. "Halo Experience does
not require a major system overhaul on the part of the operator and enables
audience analytics, which were other things that jumped out to us as appealing
"With Halo Experience, we are helping to simplify the multi-screen workflow so
we can create a unique experience for each user across the various protocols
such as iOS and Android, using the media and index information that already
exists," said Boris Felts, vice president of products at Envivio. "Using the
content already distributed in the network we can create personalized
experiences such as network DVR, we can target ads, we can make specific
playlists for each user."
Envivio Halo Experience facilitates advanced applications including
time-shifted TV and network DVR, targeted advertisement insertion, social and
personalized TV—without requiring significant changes in the existing
multi-screen infrastructure. Operators deploying Halo Experience will be able
to add rich new functionalities, including enabling viewers to: pause and
rewind live streams, record programs and watch them on any other device, or
receive personalized ads based on their profile. New user capabilities will be
possible with Halo Experience, such as instantaneous video clip recording and
sharing with friends, or even allowing users to create their own TV channels a
More than 300 content and service providers around the globe have selected
Envivio to power their multi-screen services. Visit www.envivio.com to learn
more about TV without boundaries.
Envivio (Nasdaq:ENVI) is a leader in solutions for multi-screen video
processing and delivery. Envivio solutions remove the boundaries of
traditional television and make the world's video content universally
enjoyable by all viewers, on any device, across any network, at any time. Now
in its second decade of developing market-leading video convergence solutions,
Envivio powers services for more than 300 content and service provider
customers around the world, including eight of the top 10 mobile operators,
nine of the top 10 broadband providers and three of the top four US cable
operators. Envivio is headquartered in South San Francisco, California and has
offices worldwide including France, England, China, Singapore and Japan. Visit
www.envivio.com for more information.
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of
Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934, including but not limited to the anticipated features
and benefits of the Envivio Halo™ Experience Server. Actual results may vary
materially due to a number of factors including, but not limited to, the risk
that, our products do not perform as anticipated when deployed, capital
spending in our target markets decreases or is delayed, we are unable to
maintain profitability, our relationship with our channel partners is
disrupted, as well as other risks that are detailed from time to time in
Envivio's SEC reports. Envivio is under no obligation to (and expressly
disclaims any such obligation to) update or alter its forward-looking
statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
Information contained in our website is not incorporated by reference in, or
made part of this press release.
This information is intended to outline our general product direction, is not
a commitment, promise or legal obligation to deliver any material, code, or
functionality, and should not be relied on in making a purchasing decision.
The development, release, and timing of any features or functionality
described for our products remain at our sole discretion. Envivio reserves the
right to modify future product plans at any time. These new software options
may be purchased separately when and if available.
Editor's Note: All trademarks used herein, whether recognized or not, are the
properties of their respective companies.
The Blueshirt Group
Investor Relations for Envivio
Alice Kousoum or Cynthia Hiponia
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