A few days ago, a strategic business division of Olympusat Holdings, Inc., Olympusat Telecom, Hispanic, Specialty and Faith & Family television networks, announced a strategic partnership with KIT digital, Inc. and Akamai (News - Alert) Technologies, Inc.
For its end users on any device, this partnership will enable Olympusat Telecom to provide their customers with the most reliable and robust video and multimedia experience. Delivering rich, high-definition quality video to broadcast-scale audiences, KIT digital's KIT Cloud Solution and Akamai's Sola Media Solutions enable the economic online distribution of content to the broadest possible array of devices.
By eliminating investment and maintenance on infrastructure, in addition to reducing costs, Olympusat Telecom will offer its video, television and rich media centric customers the scalability, reliability and security needed in today's hyper-connected world.
"We are excited about working with KIT digital and Akamai," said C. Austin Powers, president, Olympusat Telecom.
He added that in content optimization and delivery across multiple devices and platforms worldwide, Akamai's unparalleled knowledge and experience provides them with the flexibility and reliability that they need for its entertainment television and video-centric customers. Furthermore, for its customers, KIT digital's video management capabilities will ensure a feature rich video offering.
Laura Kaatz, managing director, Global Commercial Operations, KIT digital stated that with the ability to combine leading edge platforms with its worldwide content distribution, Olympusat is one of only a few companies in the world. Providing unique service mix to the media and wntertainment space and other video centric enterprises, Olympusat Telecom is positioned perfectly for those who require a comprehensive solution for its online and broadcast media needs.
Coupled with solutions from its partner Akamai, for media and entertainment companies such as Olympusat Telecom, KIT digital's video platform solutions open up a new market. While providing unique content management features with the scalability needed to meet the surging demands of online video users worldwide, this partnership enables Olympusat Telecom to offer a customized, cloud-based video management solution to its customers that enhances the streaming video experience for their end users.
Edited by Brooke Neuman