SeaChange Optimizes Multi-screen Revenue Opportunities with Integrated Back Office, Advertising, Gateway and Consumer Device Interfaces
ACTON, Mass. (Jan. 8, 2013) - SeaChange International (Nasdaq: SEAC), a leading global multi-screen video software innovator, will debut its latest subscriber experiences across iPads, smartphones, PCs and other devices at this week's International Consumer Electronics Show (Jan. 8-11, Las Vegas). The new look and feel of the feature-rich Nitro subscriber experience software will provide the exciting consumer front-end for the multi-screen pipeline also enabled by SeaChange's integrated Adrenalin video platform, Infusion ad platform and Nucleus soft box gateway.
CES visitors to SeaChange booth 14846 (Central Hall) will enjoy easily searching for movies and TV programs, sharing and commenting via social media, pausing streams on one device and resuming them on another, among other capabilities. SeaChange will also show how it extensively promotes content and places targeted ads throughout multi-device experiences.
SeaChange Vice President of Strategic Marketing Alan Hoff commented, "We're excited to show that our integrated software products can enable video service providers to run full featured and fully monetized multi-screen services. Our customers will see that Adrenalin, Infusion, Nitro and Nucleus, working in concert, deliver captivating experiences at home or on the go with the means to creatively market their offerings and grow their advertising business on every consumer video platform."
SeaChange's multi-screen demonstrations in Central Hall booth 14846 will include:
SeaChange Adrenalin™ - the comprehensive multi-screen video platform that enables video service providers to manage, monetize and deliver a seamless experience to subscribers across devices. Based on an open service-oriented architecture, this platform incorporates applications focused on business management, content management, monitoring, and client publishers.
SeaChange Nitro™ - the award-winning multi-screen user experience application that enables video service providers to provide a seamless presentation of linear and on-demand content across mobile, PC, tablet and TV screens. Nitro leverages HTML5 to give subscribers intuitive features and functionality to navigate and manage video content on any screen they choose, including catch-up TV, search, recommendations, bookmarking, TV listings and social media.
SeaChange's Nucleus™ soft box gateway supports the industry's RDK (Reference Development Kit) software environment and vendor ecosystem, and enables video service providers' migration from QAM to IP video so they can offer consumers multi-screen media sharing, whole-home DVR, access to online apps and OTT content, smartphone and tablet apps that act as the TV remote control, and much more.
SeaChange Infusion™ - the advanced advertising platform that represents the transformation of SeaChange's world-leading television ad technology into an enhanced monetization platform that unites television and internet ad operations. Infusion enables targeted, multi-screen ad insertion capabilities for pre-, mid- and post-rolls, overlays, banner ads, click-throughs, and companion ads.
Also during CES, SeaChange will collect its third Technology & Engineering Emmy® award from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS). SeaChange won for the "Development and Commercialization for Digital Infrastructure for Local Cable Ad Insertion." The Company's early technologies automated multichannel advertising delivery, helping the cable television industry to grow locally inserted advertising into a multi-billion dollar business. The Technology & Engineering Emmy Awards ceremony will take place on Thursday, Jan. 10 at the Bellagio Hotel.
About SeaChange International
Ranked among the top 250 software companies in the world, SeaChange International (NASDAQ: SEAC) enables transformative multi-screen video services through an open, cloud-based, intelligent software platform trusted by cable, IPTV and mobile operators globally. Personalized and fully monetized video experiences anytime on any device, in the home and everywhere, are the product of the Company's superior video platform, advertising and in-home offerings.
SeaChange's hundreds of customers are many of the world's most powerful media brands including all major cable operators in the Americas and Europe, and the largest telecom companies in the world. Headquartered in Acton, Massachusetts, SeaChange is TL 9000 certified and has product development, support and sales offices around the world.www.schange.com.