Haivision Partners with Workplace by Facebook to Power High Quality, Secure Video Streaming for Broadcasting Live Company Events Globally

Haivision’s KB Series of H.264 and HEVC encoders brings professional-grade video streaming to Workplace live video workflows

MONTREAL, CANADA – APRIL 18, 2017 – Haivision, a pioneer in high performance video streaming, announces their partnership with Workplace to help companies stream professional, high quality live video to employees across their organization. Workplace by Facebook is a collaboration platform that helps organizations get more done.

Today, Workplace is announcing new integrations and partnerships for companies to improve their day-to-day workflows, ensure regulatory compliance and enable richer communication using Live video. Haivision joins the global Workplace ecosystem with its award-winning KB Series of H.264 and HEVC encoders and transcoders for high quality, reliable video contribution for live event streaming.

The KB Series is relied on extensively in live event broadcasting workflows and benefits from Haivision’s years of technology innovation in broadcast, defense and enterprise. Tested for compatibility with the Workplace platform, the KB Series is now available to power professional, high quality live streaming Workplace workflows and supports secure RTMP to ensure that only the intended audience can view their company’s live video.

“Haivision is partnering with Workplace to bring our expertise in secure, live enterprise video and internet streaming to Workplace customers globally,” said Sylvio Jelovcich, vice president of global alliances, Haivision. “We believe that employees are one of a company’s most important audiences, and their video experiences should reflect that. Our goal is to empower organizations to leverage the highest quality video streaming for important communications like all hands meetings and company-wide live events so they can reach every employee and draw them into the experience, making a bigger impact.”

As a pioneer in high performance streaming solutions, Haivision innovates in the areas of live hardware and software encoding/decoding, video stream transport and management. The company is dedicated to pushing the technology envelope and fostering partnerships and collaboration within the industry to expand the ecosystems of performance video that its customers depend on.

Haivision will showcase its latest video streaming technologies, including the KB Series for live event streaming workflows, at the 2017 NAB Show.

About Haivision
Haivision, a private company founded in 2004, provides media management and video streaming solutions that help the world’s leading organizations communicate, collaborate and educate. Haivision is recognized as one of the most influential companies in video by Streaming Media and one of the fastest growing companies by Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500. Haivision is headquartered in Montreal and Chicago, with regional offices located throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and South America.

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