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Dec 10, 2014, 12:55 ET

Independent Research Report: "thePlatform has the Most Support for Pay-TV Operators and TV Programming Networks"

 thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and independent subsidiary of Comcast, was cited as one of the vendors that...

Nov 12, 2014, 00:01 ET

thePlatform Introduces mpx Replay: Instant On-Demand Access of Linear TV Channel Broadcasts Across Devices

Broadcasters around the world are grappling with how to make their linear TV broadcasts available for instant replay on any screen, while enforcing...

Oct 06, 2014, 06:00 ET
Michael Kurtzman, VP of Sales for the Americas at thePlatform (PRNewsFoto/thePlatform)

thePlatform Announces Sales Executive Appointments

 thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and independent subsidiary of Comcast, today announced the appointment of...

Aug 26, 2014, 00:01 ET

thePlatform Expands Role as BT's Centralized Video Publishing System for BT TV

thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and independent subsidiary of Comcast, today announced it has signed an expanded,...

May 08, 2014, 06:00 ET
Marty Roberts, co-CEO of thePlatform (PRNewsFoto/thePlatform)

thePlatform Names Marty Roberts and Jamie Miller as Co-CEOs

thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and independent subsidiary of Comcast, today announced that Marty Roberts and Jamie...

Apr 08, 2014, 00:01 ET
Adobe and thePlatform Integration.  (PRNewsFoto/thePlatform)

thePlatform Forges New Strategic Relationship with Adobe to Serve Major Media and Entertainment Companies

At the 2014 NAB Show, thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and independent subsidiary of Comcast, today...

Feb 20, 2014, 00:01 ET

NBC Olympics' Production Of The 2014 Olympic Winter Games In Sochi To Utilize thePlatform For Online Video Publishing

NBC Olympics has selected thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company, as its central, online video platform (OVP) during its...

Dec 12, 2013, 00:01 ET

Viaplay Selects thePlatform as Central Video Publishing System for Pay-TV Services Across Connected Devices

 thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and independent subsidiary of Comcast, today announced that it has been selected...

Oct 30, 2013, 20:00 ET

Engage Sports Media Selects thePlatform as Centralized Cloud-based Video Publishing System

 thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and independent subsidiary of Comcast, today announced that it has been selected...

Oct 16, 2013, 00:01 ET

thePlatform Announces Executive Appointments

 thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company, today announced the appointment of John Frankovich as the Vice President of...

Sep 26, 2013, 00:01 ET

thePlatform Launches Cloud-based Virtual TV Framework for Service Providers

Today, thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company, introduced a new Virtual TV Framework to enable cable, satellite and IPTV...

Jun 26, 2013, 00:01 ET

thePlatform y LSDLive Firman un Acuerdo para Proveer servicios de Publicación de Video para Internet Basados en la Nube para toda América Latina

SEATTLE y BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, 26 de junio de 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- thePlatform, marca blanca líder en...

Jun 26, 2013, 00:01 ET

thePlatform and LSDLive Sign OEM Agreement to Provide Cloud-Based Video Publishing Services Throughout Latin America

 thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and independent subsidiary of Comcast, and LSDLive, the leading live event...

May 07, 2013, 00:01 ET

thePlatform Simplifies Live Event Publishing for TV Broadcasters and Programmers Across Web, Tablets and Smartphones

Historically, media companies have needed to juggle separate back-end systems for managing live online events and the rest of their premium video...

Mar 14, 2013, 00:01 ET

thePlatform Selected by BT as Central Video Logistics System for Next-Generation TV Initiatives in the UK

 thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and independent subsidiary of Comcast, today disclosed that its cloud-based...

Feb 27, 2013, 14:15 ET

The Movie Network GO Launches in Canada with thePlatform

thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company, today announced that it has been selected to provide the back-end video management...

Jan 29, 2013, 00:01 ET

thePlatform Creates Universal Video Player Service Across iOS, Android™, and Windows®-based Devices

 Media and entertainment companies have historically faced a challenge creating a common video player that can be rendered across different...

Dec 18, 2012, 00:01 ET

thePlatform Delivers Smart Workflow for Video Publishing Across Formats and Devices

 thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company, today announced a suite of new "smart workflow" features to simplify video...

Nov 06, 2012, 09:00 ET

thePlatform and Conviva Bring Advanced Video Analytics to Customers

thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company, and Conviva Inc., the leader in real-time viewer experience optimization and...

Aug 28, 2012, 00:06 ET

thePlatform Unveils Next-Generation Video Commerce System

 thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and independent subsidiary of Comcast, unveiled its next-generation video...