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IBM, Harmonic join consolidation frenzy with Clearleap, Thomson Video Networks acquisition moves

Efforts to consolidate the online video delivery segment kicked into a higher gear as technology giant IBM acquired cloud-based video services provider Clearleap. Meantime, video infrastructure provider Harmonic made a binding offer to acquire 100 percent of France-based Thomson Video Networks for $75 million.

Akamai leverages cloud to simplify online video distribution

Akamai Technologies will leverage the cloud to help its customers address the increasingly complex task of managing and presenting secure online media to a variety of end devices. Under the umbrella name Sola Media Solutions, Akamai's three-pronged product/service approach is built to manage the complexities associated with streaming and transcoding content, the company said.

EdgeCast reports doubling revenue, customers in 2011

Content delivery network EdgeCast Networks said it doubled revenue, customer base and employee headcount in 2011, as well as network points of presence in Madrid and Osaka as it continued to expand

CBS testing HTML5 for online video in advance of iPad launch

The pending arrival of the Apple iPad in the marketplace--it's scheduled to start landing on doorsteps and in Apple stores across the U.S. April 3--is prompting news stories about HTML5 support from

Report: Google partners with Intel, Sony for major Google TV play

The world of over-the-top online video delivery just got a little more complicated for the company's that were hoping to stake a claim in the rapidly growing industry. The New York Times is reporting

2010: An online video infrastructure evolution

By Anshu Agarwal Last year, we saw significant expansion of the online video delivery market with the emergence of a variety of players across the content management, content delivery infrastructure,

Blackwave brings enterprise-capable video delivery platform to market

Internet video storage and delivery company Blackwave is coming to market with its second major project since its launch three years ago. The Acton, Mass.-based company said its Blackwave Chorus

Kaltura teams with Remote-Learner on open-source e-learning delivery

Open-source online video platform Kaltura says it will partner with educational tech company Remote-Learner to deliver rich media elearning programs that allow lecture delivery, video commenting and

5min signs video syndication deal with The Style Network, G4, For Dummies and Meredith

Video syndication platform 5min has closed short-form syndication deals with The Style Network and G4, as well as For Dummies, and Meredith Corporation to distribute an array of how-to and

Akamai steps up HD video delivery offering

UPDATED WITH FEEDBACK ON IPHONE HD VIDEO DELIVERY Akamai announced an HD initiative at a press conference Tuesday that will allow delivery of HD content to Adobe Flash, Microsoft Silverlight and