August 17, 2010
Digital Rapids StreamZ Encoder Fuels Free Agent Fever for NBA's Miami HEAT
"The worldwide appetite for online sports content continues to grow exponentially, and fans are looking to the Web for depth beyond just the games themselves. Online video has become an indispensible tool for major leagues and individual teams to expand their fan base globally," said Chris Krasinkiewicz, Vice President of Sales at Digital Rapids Corporation. "A large selection of timely content and great quality are key factors in keeping fans engaged and coming back regularly to a team or league's website. StreamZ enables the quick turnaround and exceptional visual quality that are needed to consistently achieve these goals. We're excited that The HEAT Group has chosen StreamZ for their diverse encoding needs across not only their website, but also their file-based production workflows."
StreamZ is the industry's most versatile multi-format encoding solution, delivering superior-quality video capture, encoding, transcoding and live streaming in powerful configurations that integrate easily into any media environment. Combining the quality and performance advantages of hardware-based processing with the format flexibility of software codecs and a feature-rich software application, StreamZHD seamlessly supports live and on demand multi-platform distribution opportunities and multi-format workflows with real-time encoding to multiple output formats.
The complete range of Digital Rapids solutions will be showcased in booth number 7.G41 at the IBC 2010 exhibition, September 10-14 in Amsterdam. For more information about Digital Rapids, please visit www.digital-rapids.com.
About Digital Rapids Corporation – Digital Rapids provides the leading hardware and software solutions for transforming and delivering media, enabling the multi-platform experiences that are changing how audiences view content. Scaling from standalone appliances to global workflows, Digital Rapids solutions enable media professionals to maximize their productivity, quality, and the value of their content. Recipient of a coveted IBC Innovation Award and four prestigious Frost & Sullivan honors for encoding and transcoding leadership, Digital Rapids combines innovative technology with proven expertise to help our customers to expand their audiences, increase their media revenues and reduce their costs. Digital Rapids Corporation (www.digital-rapids.com) is headquartered in Ontario, Canada with offices in the United States, the UK, Australia, Argentina and Hong Kong.