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Russia’s CDNvideo Partners with Wowza to Launch Video Delivery Services

EVERGREEN, CO and Moscow, Russia, July 29, 2010—Wowza Media Systems, the media server software company, announced today that it has partnered with CDNvideo, a Moscow, Russia based content delivery services provider (CDN) that has deployed Wowza Media Server 2 platform to immediately offer a complete suite of video streaming services. The Wowza-based services include live streaming, as well as video-on-demand delivery of content such as movie trailers and full length movies to mobile and desktop users.

Wowza Media Servers are deployed in CDNvideo-owned points of presence spanning Russia, Ukraine and Western Europe, delivering services for small-to-medium size businesses and large enterprises with packages starting at 300 Rubles (app. €9 Euro). CDNvideo's services benefit content owners with its high performance and the flexibility to monetize video via multiple self-administered channels, including paid SMS messages and embedded video advertisements.

"Our CDN was built with a goal of delivering a three-screen, secure, high-quality video experience, and as importantly, to offer economically attractive pricing to our clients" said Yaroslav Gorodetsky, Chief Executive Officer of CDNvideo. "Deploying Wowza technology enables us to accomplish these goals."

Wowza Media Server, the unified media server, enables simultaneous streaming to any screen — the desktop, mobile and the living room — delivered to popular players and devices, including Flash®, Silverlight®, Apple® iPhone®/iPod®, Android™, Blackberry®, IPTV set-tops and more

"Wowza Media Server has become the premier media server choice for service providers," commented Alex Dobrushin, Chief Marketing Officer at Wowza. "Wowza-powered cross-platform services are in high demand and we are excited to bring its benefits to customers in Russia, CIS and beyond trough our partnership with CDNvideo."

 

About CDNvideo

CDNvideo is a Content Delivery Network (CDN) that serves clients delivering video to Internet users in Russia, CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States) and EU (European Union) countries. CDNvideo is a specialist in fast and reliable distribution of live and on demand video, including future length movies, as well as photos, games, and applications for social networks. CDNvideo is privately held with headquarters in Moscow, Russia. For additional information, please visit http://cdnvideo.com or call +7-495-780-9238..


About Wowza Media Systems

Wowza Media Systems is the media server software company that provides 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, home TV. Wowza's media server software has been deployed by more than 50,000 global licensees in entertainment, social media, advertising, enterprise, education, government, and Internet commerce. Wowza Media Systems is privately-held with headquarters in Evergreen, Colorado. For more information, visit Wowza Media Systems at www.wowza.com.

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