September 13 - 17, 2013

IBC stands at the forefront of technological innovation drawing more than 50,000 creative, technical, and business professionals from over 160 countries into market-influencing debate. Uniting everything and everyone you need to know about the electronic media and entertainment industry at the RAI Amsterdam this September, IBC2013 offers rich opportunities for definitive research, stimulating education and business development and is the perfect forum to network and exchange ideas.

Our worldwide industry and business group experts will be on-site to engage with our clients and partners. Make sure to join us to discuss how Microsoft and our partners enable you to attract, engage, and retain customers, while dramatically drive business insight to increase market value and transform your business model.

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See you at IBC2013!

Axinom GmbH
Silver HD product portfolio | Cross-platform media solutions
Axinom’s SilverHD product portfolio simplify processes of building and managing end-to-end media workflows for Video-on-Demand and OTT business scenarios with DRM and enables premium content delivery to multiple client platforms including Xbox 360 with Kinect, Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, iOS, Android, Smart TV and embedded devices from a single source. SilverHD is built on Windows Azure Media Services utilizing Microsoft PlayReady DRM, HTML5 and native technologies and supporting HLS, Smooth and MPEG DASH streaming.

MPS Americas
Hive Streaming | Live and linear video distribution
Streaming is an enabling technology for live and linear video streaming over the Internet and within private networks. A build-in component of Windows Azure Media Services Live, Hive facilitates the delivery of live and linear adaptive bit rate video using secure and dynamically created peer networks. When used in conjunction with Windows Azure Media Services Origin Servers, Hive Streaming can deliver live or linear content to end users on a large scale without the need for a CDN.

Multi-platform DRM with DASH support
Microsoft PlayReady content access technology provides the premier platform for applying business models to the distribution and use of digital content. PlayReady DRM supports not only Microsoft endpoints, such as Windows, Xbox and Windows Phone, but has also built a nearly ubiquitous footprint across the industry by supporting multiple server, delivery, transcoding and client components. As an innovative industry leader, Microsoft PlayReady has been committed to industry-defined open standards to drive interoperability and convergence, and promoting MPEG-DASH standardization.

Skype for Broadcast & Media
Skype’s best practices & specialized hardware/software solutions for improved integrations in TV, Radio, Film, & Online
“Skype’s ubiquity across platforms, devices, and around the globe lends itself to easy, effective, and cost-efficient media integrations on TV, Movies, Radio, & Online. By utilizing Skype’s best practices as well as Skype’s specialized hardware/software solutions within a media partner’s work flow, these Skype integrations will be high quality, reliable, and easy to scale for both live and recorded content.”

VJU iTV Development GmbH
VJU 4.0 | Cloud-enabled OTT, VoD, broadcasting solution
Our products set new standards in efficient, simple and flexible TV management solutions. Our innovative concepts for content management, playout and delivery, and our focus on standard technologies give us a competitive edge. Whether you want a seamless end-to-end solution based on our Windows Azure cloud-based system, or a stand-alone service like an app for STBs or mobile devices, we can deliver a superior solution designed around your specific needs.

Windows Azure
Windows Azure Media Services