ViewCast to Demonstrate Streaming Media Solutions and Address Current IPTV and OTT Video Trends at IBC2012

Sep 04, 2012, 06:00 ET from ViewCast Corporation

PLANO, Texas, Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

Who: ViewCast Corp. (OTCBB: VCST), a developer of industry-leading video streaming solutions and creator of Niagara® streaming systems, Osprey® video capture cards, and video management systems

What: ViewCast will exhibit in IBC2012's Connected World, a special area featuring the latest developments in internet connected devices capable of making content available anywhere, and will present the IPTV and OTT capabilities of its products during a special session in the Demonstration Area. Additionally, ViewCast's booth will feature a range of established product lines, highlighting its new streaming solutions including:

  • Osprey 845e and Osprey 820e cards: The high-density SDI Osprey 845e is a recent addition to the Osprey line bringing broadcast flexibility to enterprise, government and integrator markets. The dual capture Osprey 820e card's lecture capture features will be demonstrated.
  • Niagara SCX 7.0 software: An updated version of encoder management software with a simplified user interface, the Niagara SCX 7.0 platform now supports MPEG2 Transport Stream output format.
  • Niagara 2200 & 9100-IP streaming media systems: The new Niagara 2200 is a cost-effective and compact multi-format encoder. The high-performance Niagara 9100-IP's interface will also be on display.

Additionally, ViewCast's partner, Oasys, a developer of automated video playout solutions, will also be demonstrating the Niagara 9100-2IP at their booth in Hall 8 (#8.B38c). The Niagara 9100-2IP will perform transcoding to support playout to a variety of devices, ranging from PCs, televisions and mobile devices.

When: ViewCast's IPTV/OTT presentation will commence on Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 5pm CET

  • Exhibition hours: Friday, September 7, 10:30am6pm; Saturday, September 8Monday, September 10, 9:30am6pm; Tuesday, September 11, 9:30am4pm

Where: Stand #14.101, Connected World (Hall 14), Amsterdam RAI, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Why:  As the quantity of internet-connected devices rapidly multiplies, so does consumer demand for over-the-top content delivery to connected TVs, set top boxes, tablets and smartphones. ViewCast is enabling high-quality yet cost-effective video streaming for broadcasters, service providers and enterprises to reach audiences anywhere – in their homes, workplaces, or on the go. Visit ViewCast at IBC to learn how to navigate the ever-changing landscape of the digital media marketplace, and learn about flexible solutions for streaming video over broadband and mobile networks.

To arrange a meeting with ViewCast at IBC2012, please contact:

About ViewCast
ViewCast develops industry-leading hardware and software for the transformation, management and delivery of professional quality video over broadband, enterprise and mobile networks. ViewCast's award-winning solutions simplify the complex workflows required for the Web-based streaming of news, sports, music, and other video content to computers and mobile devices, empowering broadcasters, businesses, and governments to easily and effectively reach and expand their audiences. With more than 400,000 video capture cards deployed globally, ViewCast sets the standard in the streaming media industry. ViewCast Niagara® streaming systems, Osprey® video capture cards and video management systems provide the highly reliable technology required to deliver the multi-platform experiences driving today's digital media market.

ViewCast ( is headquartered in Plano, Texas, USA, with sales and distribution channels located globally.

About IBC2012
IBC (International Broadcasting Convention) is the premier annual event for professionals engaged in the creation, management and delivery of entertainment and news content worldwide. Attracting 50,000+ attendees from more than 160 countries, IBC combines a highly respected and peer-reviewed conference with an exhibition that exhibits more than 1,300 leading suppliers of state of the art electronic media technology and provides unrivalled networking opportunities.

Contact: Jamie Porter for ViewCast Corp.

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