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LiveU acquires Pacific Live Media

LiveU, a specialist in live video streaming and remote production solutions, has announced the acquisition of its longstanding channel partner, Pacific Live Media (PLM) as part of its strategy to get closer to its customers in key markets. The announcement follows last year’s acquisition of LiveU UK partner Garland Partners as the Company increases its […]

June 7, 2022

LiveU launches Ingest cloud solution

LiveU, a specialist in live video streaming and remote production solutions, has launched its automatic recording and story metadata tagging solution for cloud and hybrid production workflows. LiveU Ingest enables users to process video content faster by accelerating story metadata association, while cutting production costs. With the increasing amount of live content, manual processes create […]

April 19, 2022

LiveU launches Air Control

LiveU, a specialist in live video streaming and remote production solutions, has announced the launch of Air Control, a broadcast orchestration cloud solution. Built for broadcasters as a human-centric offering, Air Control enables organisations to better choreograph live production workflows, and effortlessly deliver high-quality flawless live programmes of any size while providing the commercial and […]

December 1, 2021

Carlyle acquires LiveU

LiveU, a specialist in live video streaming and remote production solutions, has announced that global investment firm Carlyle has acquired the company from investment firm Francisco Partners. Details of the transaction, which is subject to regulatory approvals, are not being disclosed. Founded in 2006, LiveU is a provider of a bonded cellular technology-based live video […]

July 20, 2021

LiveU joins SRT Alliance

LiveU, a specialist in live video streaming and remote production solutions, has joined the SRT Alliance, the open-source initiative dedicated to overcoming the challenges of low-latency video streaming. The SRT Alliance, founded by Haivision in April 2017, already has more than 500 members. Its mission is to overcome the challenges of low-latency live streaming by […]

June 9, 2021

LiveU brings Mastercard sponsored coverage of 2021 Australian Open to fans online

LiveU’s live streaming and remote production solution was selected by Australian production company 5stream at the recent Australian Open for innovative viewer engagement and branding on behalf of the tournament’s official partner Mastercard. The live production was a key element in the sponsorship activation campaign, managed by local advertising agency McCann Australia to connect fans […]

April 27, 2021

Zest Technologies launches

On March 1st, Zest Technologies Limited was launched to provide continued support to the UK broadcast contribution market formerly supported by video technology solutions provider, Garland Partners Limited (Garland). Zest Technologies grew out of Garland, which was co-founded in 2004 by current Zest Technologies Managing Director, Lorna Garrett, and Malcolm Harland, who is now LiveU’s […]

March 23, 2021

LiveU and Blackbird team up

LiveU, a specilaist in live video streaming and remote production solutions, has teamed with Blackbird, the developer and seller of cloud-native video editing and publishing platform, Blackbird, to speed up the production process and engage viewers with enriched live and VoD content. The pre-integrated solution enables production teams to send reliable, high-quality video from anywhere […]

March 18, 2021

LiveU acquires Garland

LiveU, a specialist in live video streaming and remote production solutions, has announced the acquisition of its longstanding channel partner in the UK market, Garland Partners Limited. LiveU has been working successfully in the UK for over 12 years, together with Garland, serving global broadcasters, sports organisations, production companies and online media. The two companies […]

March 16, 2021

Sky Deutschland, Vodafone, LiveU team for 5G Bundesliga test

LiveU played a central role in a successful 5G test with pay-TV operator Sky Deutschland and Vodafone, trialling wireless 5G transmissions with multiple cameras to demonstrate the possibilities for engaging live sports provided by the integrated workflow. The test also highlighted 5G network slicing capabilities, providing guaranteed bandwidth. It took place at a recent Bundesliga […]

February 3, 2021