Kaltura, a video technology provider, has unveiled a new version of the Kaltura TV Platform Player, consisting of a new web player and new versions of its native SDKs, developed specifically to provide viewers with the ultimate cloud TV viewing experience. The Kaltura TV Platform Player claims to load 20 per cent faster than competitors’ players, initiating playback in under 1 second. The player is built on a new infrastructure to allow for optimal performance and scalability, and incorporates built-in integration for monetisation, security, and analytics plugins, ensuring a faster time to market.
The new Kaltura TV Platform Player is already live in production with multiple customers across the globe including Viacom18 with its VOOT service, one of Asia’s largest Cloud TV services with tens of millions of monthly users.
“The combination of our powerful TV Platform, together with the new player ensures our customers enjoy an even faster time to market and differentiating performance while delivering the ultimate user experience,” said Dr. Shay David, Kaltura Co-founder, President and GM of Kaltura’s Media and Telecom business unit. “We make it easy for customers to monetise their content in any way they want, while ensuring, the highest level of security, and providing deep analytics to learn from.”