EVERGREEN, CO., and SANTA CLARITA, CA., April 11, 2011— Wowza Media Systems®, the unified media server software company, today announced that Influxis®, the leading expert in creative streaming, is offering a new hosting service for Wowza Media Server® 2. With Influxis' expert developer support, massively scalable international server networks, and a library of free prebuilt applications, Wowza Media Server 2 hosting promises to offer new solutions for customers who are looking to stream their video content to all media platforms from Web to mobile.
Wowza Media Server 2's unified architecture supports media protocols for Adobe® Flash®, Apple® iOS, Microsoft® Silverlight®, Apple QuickTime®, Android™, BlackBerry® and other 3GPP platforms, IPTV, game consoles, and more. Voted as the #1 choice for media streaming by Streaming Media magazine readers three years in a row, Wowza Media Server is used by more than 70,000 licensees worldwide.
"Influxis is a preeminent hosting provider with deep knowledge of all things streaming," commented Dave Stubenvoll, CEO and co-founder, Wowza Media Systems. "A combination of Wowza's powerful technology and Influxis' expertise and network capabilities will greatly broaden any-screen streaming options for customers and offer access to many value-added services."
Influxis' customers can now utilize Wowza Media Server, Flash Media Interactive Server, Flash Media Enterprise Server for P2P Streaming, and Influxis Mobile to come up with a perfect media streaming solution that delivers to Flash and non-Flash platforms alike, maximizing audience reach.
"Wowza is a trusted and powerful video server that increases our customers' ability to stream to all media platforms and gives them the ability to utilize custom Java code directly in the video server. This presents new opportunities for our customers to engage their viewers, and that is certainly exciting," said Richard Blakely, Influxis CEO.
Influxis will offer Wowza Media Server 2 hosting as Dedicated and Virtual Dedicated options giving customers several price ranges and various degrees of hardware, and will be offering custom network configurations such as clusters and unique setups as well.
Find additional information including pricing at http://www.influxis.com/index.php/pricing/wowza/.
Influxis specializes in the deployment of creative streaming solutions. Services include large-scale deployment, mobile streaming, turnkey applications, and enterprise support with custom network options. With the unique combination of a worldwide network, knowledgeable developer support and nearly a decade of streaming media experience, Influxis is an essential partner to businesses, advertisers, developers, educators, and others who seek expertise in innovative streaming. To learn more, visit http://www.influxis.com.
About Wowza Media Systems
Wowza Media Systems is the premier media server software company delivering an industrial-strength infrastructure for live video, video-on-demand, live recording, and video chat. Wowza has a singular focus on delivering high-performance media server software to service providers, media properties, enterprises, and other organizations serious about delivering video to any digital screen — computer, mobile phone, or home TV. More than 70,000 global licensees in entertainment, social media, advertising, enterprise, education, government, and Internet commerce have deployed Wowza’s media server software to date. Wowza Media Systems is privately held with headquarters in Evergreen, Colo. For more information, visit Wowza Media Systems at www.wowza.com.
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