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SoftAtHome integrates Microsoft streaming

February 11, 2013

SoftAtHome, a software provider of home operating platforms for STBs and Home Gateways, has revealed that the Microsoft Smooth Streaming technology has been integrated into its latest SoftAtHome Operating Platform release.

SoftAtHome’s latest software release extends the advanced services for multi-screen premium content environments, which it delivers as part of its extensive service provider portfolio. “By integrating Microsoft’s Smooth streaming technology, SoftAtHome is complementing its OTT offer to fully unleash the power of rate adaptive connectivity for Broadcasters and Service Providers” said Arnaud Bensaid, Vice President Marketing at SoftAtHome.

Smooth Streaming technology, the Microsoft adaptive bitrate solution, lets end-users play back video without stuttering, buffering, or freezing, providing the best user experience possible at all times for the given network conditions and device capacity.

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