July 29, 2016 5:33 AM ET

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Company Overview of Verizon Digital Media Services, Inc.

Company Overview

Verizon Digital Media Services, Inc. provides a digital media services platform for preparing, delivering, and displaying content. It offers ACQUIRE, an online video encoding solution; MANAGE that enables users to organize their content for their viewers; TRANSLATE that integrates and aligns the broadcast and streaming into one system; ACCELERATE that provides content delivery network services for site acceleration; and distributed cloud storage solutions. The company also provides DELIVER that offers content on Websites and applications; ROUTE, an Internet Protocol Anycast network solution for broadband users; COMPUTE, a rule based content delivery engine; DEFEND that enables users to maint...

13031 West Jefferson Boulevard

Los Angeles, CA 90094

United States

Founded in 2011



Key Executives for Verizon Digital Media Services, Inc.

Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Verizon Digital Media Services, Inc. Key Developments

LiveXLive Selects Verizon Digital Media Services to Deliver its Live Music Streaming Network

Verizon Digital Media Services now powers Loton Corp.'s new subsidiary LiveXLive. With its end-to-end video workflow, Verizon Digital Media Services enables the video experience from ingest through delivery and distribution of LiveXLive's streaming of the music festivals, concerts and performances in full high-definition and with social media integration. LiveXLive selected Verizon Digital Media Services because of its rich suite of services, scale of its network, ability to delivery simple, automated workflows and its turn-key business offerings. With Verizon Digital Media Services' next-generation video platform, LiveXLive will broadcast three day-long music festivals across multiple stages this fall, reaching across multiple devices including mobile, tablets, laptops, gaming consoles and connected TVs. This broadcast will include live and on-demand virtual reality experiences. Verizon enables LiveXLive to create clips from live events and publish to social platforms and syndicated outlets through a single workflow that increases viewer awareness and discoverability of events. Verizon's session-based approach and dynamic server-side ad insertion allows LiveXLive to scale and monetize their business through a single partner.

Verizon Digital Media Services and KT Corporation to Deliver High-Quality Content to Korea

Verizon Digital Media Services and KT Corporation have signed a multiyear strategic agreement that will enhance the online user experiences for Korean customers in a market with the number of broadband services per capita. Under the new multimedia content delivery agreement, KT will leverage Verizon EdgeCast technology to accelerate delivery and improve quality of service to its Korean customers. Through this agreement, Verizon Digital Media Services greatly enhances its in-country reach, gaining access to KT's complete Korean route, including interconnections in the region. Verizon Digital Media Services customers gain access to KT's domestic bandwidth, enhancing the user experience with fast, safe, high-quality content delivery to the region. In return, KT will benefit from greater network efficiency for the global content it delivers in South Korea. The Verizon EdgeCast network will become KT's preferred acceleration and delivery partner for its regional customers, bringing Verizon Digital Media benefits to content owners, Web properties and enterprises throughout the country.

Verizon Digital Media Services Introduces New Broadcast Solution

Verizon Digital Media Services has announced the introduction of a new broadcast solution. As broadcasters quickly extend their broadcast capabilities to IP-driven televisions, tablets, game consoles and other devices, Verizon Digital Media Services provides the tools necessary to quickly and cost-effectively launch a premium multi-platform TV Everywhere service. Verizon Digital Media Services' service removes the complexities that often accompany other solutions while addressing the requirements of broadcasters across many segments of the media and entertainment industry. Handling content from ingest to end-user experience, this broadcast solution includes encode, storage and delivery services while delivering optimized playout to any media device. Intelligent device awareness technology, combined with a global content delivery network ensures an optimum broadcast experience for end-users on any device, anywhere in the world. For broadcasters who manage affiliates' local programming and advertising, Verizon Digital Media Services significantly simplifies the challenges of regional syndication. Broadcast schedule integration and feed-sharing allow local insertion of content without recreating, re-encoding and redistributing the entire national broadcast feed, resulting in significant cost savings. By integrating these necessary but intricate functions into the broadcast solution, Verizon Digital Media Services manages both the complex metadata workflows while providing encryption capabilities. The broadcast solution's flexibility enables customers to launch TV Everywhee services much faster - in weeks, rather than months.

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