Anevia confirms Keepixo acquisition
April 16, 2018
Anevia’s shareholders voted massively in favour of all the resolutions tabled by the Board of Directors at Anevia’s AGM, which was held in Gentilly last week, with a quorum of 75.02 per cent. This definitively sealed Anevia’s acquisition of Keepixo.
“We are delighted to announce this acquisition, which is consistent with our drive to provide a comprehensive range of solutions, from encoding through to broadcasting and storage. Keepixo shares our innovative ADN and its solutions feature the most advanced technologies in ultra HD and low-latency live broadcasting. This tie-up will strengthen our positioning at the heart of the OTT video value chain” said Damien Lucas, Anevia’s co-founder and CTO.
“We have been working together for the last 10 years and teaming up with Anevia was a natural step. Our complementary technologies will extend our range and enable us to offer a genuine end-to-end solution. We are proud to be joining Anevia. Together, we will be in a stronger position to meet our operator and broadcaster clients’ expectations and provide them with solutions for the entire OTT TV processing chain” added Keepixo’s COO Jérôme Blanc.
Keepixo is a Grenoble-based company specializing in the development of video compression software for TV operators, to enable live or near-live broadcasts for multi-screen TV.