Sorenson Media accepted the “Most Significant Newcomer” Award at the 2016 TV of Tomorrow Show in San Francisco. TVOT is an annual international gathering of leaders and partners in the Interactive and Multiplatform Television industry.
Sorenson Media is proud to announce the release of Squeeze Desktop 11 and Server 4. We’ve updated our codecs for increased speed, added support for64-bit processing, and added even more support for professional filters, codecs, and formats.
Sorenson Media, the innovator and market leader of next generation television solutions, has announced the receipt of a £1M (approx. $1.4M) grant as part of ongoing support from Welsh Government to expand, create 45 highly skilled jobs, and fuel product development and European growth.
Marcus Liassides, Sorenson Media’s CEO, recently wrote a blog post that was featured on the industry trade site Broadcasting & Cable with his key takeaways from the TV of Tomorrow Show held last week in San Francisco. The show is regularly attended by influential leaders in the interactive TV, MVPD, advertising and broadcasting/programming industries.
Today, Sorenson Media announced that Albert Mombarg joined the company as EVP & General Manager, Europe to lead the company’s expansion into the European market. Based in Amsterdam, Mombarg will be responsible for managing the introduction and roll out of Sorenson’s Smart Broadcast solutions portfolio throughout Europe. Mombarg’s appointment heralds the start of an exciting new growth phase for Sorenson Media and builds on the company’s existing product development office in Cardiff, Wales.
At the NAB Show today, Sorenson Media – a pioneer in the field of Smart Broadcast – unveiled major findings from its new audience research, “Smart Broadcast – Consumer Perceptions & Attitudes,” conducted by Frank N. Magid Associates (Magid), a preeminent media industry consultant. The study showed positive responses to interactive and personalized TV features offered by broadcasters, and a greater interest in purchasing Smart TVs as a result of the Smart Broadcast functionality on offer.
Sorenson Media, pioneer and leader in the field of digitally-enabled Advanced TV and analytics, and Frank N. Magid Associates (Magid), the trusted and leading consultants to the media industry, today announced a partnership that will enable the firm to provide ongoing strategic counsel and research-based exploration of the benefits of Sorenson’s Advanced TV and analytics services to the industry.
“With new support for VP9 and HEVC (x.265), and the ability to swap wrappers without re-encoding your video, Squeeze 10 Pro cements its claim to top dog in the transcoding market.” – Jon Jacobi, PC World
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Sorenson Media announced today that Matt Timothy has joined the company as Chief Commercial Officer. Based in New York, NY, Timothy will be responsible for all customer facing aspects of Sorenson Media’s business including business development, sales and marketing.