LiveU acquires easylive.io with the strategy of further expanding to the cloud
LiveU has recently announced the acquisition of easylive.io as part of its to expand its cloud video platform. The move will provide remote and collaborative tools for cloud-based and hybrid productions.
easylive.io provides a live streaming production studio in the browser, allowing users to mix any type of content into live stream videos and distribute them to the audience. All the tools needed to edit, mix and broadcast live streams are combined in the all-in-one cloud solution.
Samuel Wasserman, CEO and Co-founder, LiveU, said, “we have been reinforcing our cloud strategy as the industry moves to cloud-based production, introducing brand new services that meet the needs of customers moving to the cloud.” He continued “we believe there is a significant part of the market for cloud production that wants and needs a vertically integrated solution. Our goal is to offer a fully end-to-end solution for live contribution, cloud production, orchestration, ingest and distribution, serving the needs of every type of customer from global broadcasters to niche sports and entertainment. We’re delighted to welcome easylive.io to the LiveU family.”
Phillippe Laurent, CEO & Co-founder, easylive.io, said, “teaming up with our long-term partner has been a natural fit thanks to our shared vision and common growth opportunities. We are extremely proud of what has been accomplished for the past 10 years and incredibly thankful to our customers for their trust. This acquisition is a big step but just the beginning of the journey. Together with LiveU, our service will bring customers the best cloud live production experience with incredible new features to be announced soon. We’re thrilled to join the LiveU family, excited to continue our adventure by their sides and enthusiastic to disrupt the live production market together.”