New Service for Uploading, Transcoding, Editing, Managing and Streaming High-Impact Video on the Web
SAN JOSE, Calif. - Jan. 26, 2009 - Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today introduced the Adobe® Scene7® eVideo Streaming Solution, a new addition to the Scene7 hosted rich media publishing platform. The new offering leverages ubiquitous Adobe Flash® Platform technologies, enabling users to easily upload, transcode, edit, manage and stream content on the Web. Designed for eCommerce and multi-channel marketing companies, the new Adobe Scene7 eVideo Streaming Solution is ideal for producing online product demonstrations, advertising, training and more. It will be available as part of Scene7 Enterprise Unlimited Edition or as an add-on module to the standard Scene7 Enterprise Edition.
“Internet video is a crucial marketing tool and Adobe Flash technology has become the number one platform for video on the Web with over 80 percent market share worldwide,” said Doug Mack, vice president of consumer and hosted solutions at Adobe. “Adobe Scene7 eVideo Streaming simplifies the entire hosted video publishing and streaming workflow so that any company can publish this content using a single centralized service.”
The Adobe Scene7 eVideo Streaming Solution features a browser-based user interface designed to be simple enough for even non-technical video publishers, so that companies that lack in-house expertise can still meet the growing customer demands for online video. In addition, Adobe Scene7 eVideo Streaming enables users to cost-effectively upload videos in the most popular formats and automatically transcode them to open formats compatible with the Flash Player (FLV, F4V) for delivery to any channel. As an end-to-end solution Scene7 eVideo Streaming automates what is usually a complex process and eliminates the need for companies to use multiple third-party products which often results in compromised quality control, production schedule delays and higher than expected costs.
Adobe Scene7 eVideo Streaming leverages Adobe technologies including Adobe Flash Media Encoding Server, Adobe Flash Media Server, Adobe Premiere® Express, and Adobe Flex® for optimal performance and scalability worldwide.
About Adobe Flash Platform
The Adobe Flash Platform has become the de facto standard for delivering breakthrough applications, content and video on the Web. Adobe Flash Player is on over 98 percent of connected computers and delivers more than 80 percent of Web video worldwide, ensuring that content and applications are presented consistently in the format users want.
The Adobe Scene7 hosted rich media platform is an easy-to-use streamlined publishing system for cross-media workflows. It is an industry-leading solution for eCommerce and multi-channel marketing companies worldwide who need to publish rich content to engage their audience and drive online business.
Adobe Scene7 eVideo Streaming is available January 31, 2009 in English, French, German, Spanish and Japanese. For more information visit www.scene7.com; or register for a free webinar at www.scene7.com/eVideoWebinar.
About Adobe Systems Incorporated
Adobe revolutionizes how the world engages with ideas and information – anytime, anywhere and through any medium. For more information, visit www.adobe.com.
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