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ATEME Kyrion selected for 2015 Pan American games distribution

July 8, 2015

ATEME has announced that Aldea Solutions,  provider of high-quality video networking services has chosen the Kyrion CM5000 encoders to stream the Pan American Games to their customers throughout the Americas.

The Kyrion encoder has been designed for low latency streaming over fiber, OTT and satellite networks, with ultra-fast-boot, main screen and ABR outputs, and integrated Automatic Repeat reQuest (ARQ). It is based on ATEME’s 5th Generation STREAM compression engine, which delivers the highest video quality at minimum bitrates using ultra-low latency. The Kyrion CM5000 is a future-proof solution, with an HEVC software upgradeable option.
“The Pan American games is a high profile event, carried by leading TV broadcasters throughout the Americas” said Lionel Bentolila, CEO of Aldea. “The ATEME Kyrion ensures high quality and guaranteed-proven interoperability with various decoders and transcoders used by our customers.”

“The Kyrion has become a synonym for major sports event distribution” said Rémi Beaudouin Vice President of Marketing at ATEME. “The Kyrion encoders are streaming thousands of hours of sporting events worldwide, from baseball, soccer, regional games, to the Olympics. With the Kyrion ultra low latency and high video quality, viewers are truly “living” the event.”


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