SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 12, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Envivio (Nasdaq:ENVI), a leading provider of software-based video processing and delivery solutions, today announced that Numericable, the leading cable operator in France, has deployed Envivio software-based headend solutions to provision the SD and HD TV services component of its new triple-play service.
Envivio Muse™ encoders on the Envivio 4Caster™G4 Intel-based appliance, managed and controlled using Envivio's network management system, will ensure the delivery of high-quality video in multiple adaptive bitrate (ABR) profiles to customers of the new service.
"We were looking to work with an expert that could provide a flexible, fully converged solution to allow us to get our new service up and running quickly," said Philippe Le May, Numericable CTO. "Excellent video quality in combination with scalability and the ability to integrate the solution quickly were key criteria for us in choosing to work with Envivio on this project.""While we have extensive deployments with telecom operators in France, we are very excited to be working with Numericable," said Julien Signès, Envivio's president and CEO. "This deployment is a real testament to our ability to work with a client who is focused on delivering a high-quality experience for consumers through triple-play services." Envivio Muse software supports live or on-demand video encoding and transcoding, with solutions designed to deliver best-in-class video quality for all codecs—HEVC (H.265), AVC (H.264) and MPEG-2—thanks to proprietary video algorithms. Envivio's robust software-based architecture runs on Intel-based server appliances or blade servers from HP, Cisco or IBM in a datacenter/cloud environment. More than 300 content and service providers around the globe have selected Envivio to power their multi-screen and TV services. Visit www.envivio.com to learn more about TV without boundaries. About Envivio Envivio (Nasdaq:ENVI) is a leader in solutions for multi-screen video processing and delivery. Envivio solutions remove the boundaries of traditional television and make the world's video content universally enjoyable by all viewers, on any device, across any network, at any time. Now in its second decade of developing market-leading video convergence solutions, Envivio powers services for more than 300 content and service provider customers around the world, including eight of the top 10 mobile operators, nine of the top 10 broadband providers and three of the top four US cable operators. Envivio is headquartered in South San Francisco, California and has offices worldwide including France, England, China, Singapore and Japan. Visit www.envivio.com for more information. Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, including the anticipated benefits and features of our solutions. Actual results may vary materially due to a number of factors including, but not limited to, the risk that, capital spending in our target markets decreases or is delayed, we are unable to deploy and achieve market acceptance for our products in our target markets, our relationship with our channel partners is disrupted, as well as other risks that are detailed from time to time in Envivio's SEC reports. Envivio is under no obligation to (and expressly disclaims any such obligation to) update or alter its forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Information contained in our website is not incorporated by reference in, or made part of this press release.