"We partnered with Vi Vu because of their excellent, video-centric communication platform," said Mangesh Pimpalkhare, Vice President of Product Management at Bit Gravity."Vi Vu has built a powerful interface and suite of tools that are easy to use, and enable people to communicate and collaborate with video being at the core of the experience." "The quality of Bit Gravity's live streams and the scale of their network will help us at Vi Vu realize the full promise of our platform," added Sudha Valluru, CEO of Vi Vu, "With Bit Gravity, the application will accommodate massive, HD live conferences around the world." The application will require no installation, will enable participants to view and participate from their desktops using a standard Web browser and a broad range of cameras, including standard Web cams and professional-grade cameras with DV output.July 13, 2010 Application to Enable Enterprises and a Broad Range of Organizations to Conduct 1:1 to 0,000 Live, Global Video Conferences with Rich, Interactive Capabilities BURLINGAME, CA—July 13, 2010 Bit Gravity, the world's first and only content delivery network (CDN) purpose-built to deliver HD video-on-demand and live streaming, and Vi Vu, a leader in creating cloud-based, easy-to-use solutions for live video participation, today announced a partnership that promises to expand videoconferencing capacity to the unprecedented 0,000 level, by deploying Vi Vu's video-centric desktop conferencing and collaboration application on Bit Gravity's global HD network.The application will combine Vi Vu's participative platform with live streams output in 720p across Bit Gravity's global, tier-one network."Bit Gravity has been a leader in video delivery and now their customers will have a simple interface for managing multiple sites, encoding profiles, and encoding jobs that result in extremely high-quality encoded files.
"One of our primary goals is to offer value-added products and services on top of our carrier-grade global network," said Mangesh Pimpalkhare, Vice President of Product Management at Bit Gravity.
Since then, we've broadened our capabilities and each day thousands of organizations around the globe use Bit Gravity products to accelerate Web sites, serve better performing videos, and reliably stream events and 24/7 broadcasts online in HD.
Mumbai, January 11, 2011— Tata Communications, a leading provider of a new world of communications, today announces that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Bit Gravity, an award winning content delivery network (CDN).
In addition to providing real-time video conferencing capabilities, participants will have the ability to share applications, desktops, and more.
The solution is tailored for enterprises to stream CEO addresses and company meetings across a campus or the world; sales organizations holding departmental meetings and trainings; universities and other educational institutions conducting distance learning; event producers asked to stream product launches or keynotes; and a broad array of media events.