Verizon Media which has selected 24i’s Smart OTT and Backstage solutions as part of the Verizon Media Platform for OTT and streaming services.
Backstage eliminates the need for device-specific engineers, reducing the time to launch on new platforms and devices, a significant OPEX benefit, whilst Smart OTT is a turnkey video application development platform that allows content owners and broadcasters to provide consumers with an intuitive user interface for enjoying live and on demand video content.
In a blog post, 24i said: “We’re very pleased that our Backstage and Smart OTT solutions have been selected by Verizon Media to provide critical functionality in its OTT and streaming platform. We are also looking forward to discussing very soon how the first Verizon Media Platform customers are using our solutions to win in the face of increased complexity and today’s hyper-competitive streaming market. Together, Verizon Media and 24i enable consumers to access exciting OTT apps and services to meet their passion for OTT entertainment. And, we do it whatever device they’re using and wherever they happen to be.”