Digital Rapids announced today that the company has joined Akamai’s NetAlliance Solution Partner Program. Akamai has expanded its partner program to encompass the digital media ecosystem through the NetAlliance Solution Partner Program, with Digital Rapids joining as one of the new expansion’s inaugural members.
“We’ve worked closely with Akamai on projects from live streaming of high-profile events to large-scale, multi-screen initiatives for some of the world’s largest media and entertainment enterprises, and we’re pleased to be further strengthening our relationship through the NetAlliance Solution Partner Program,” said Brick Eksten, President of Digital Rapids Corporation. “We look forward to continuing our success with Akamai as our customers tackle new opportunities and new challenges in the rapidly expanding media landscape.”
“The NetAlliance Solution Partner Program brings best-of-breed media technology companies together with Akamai to provide superior, robust workflow solutions for our digital media customers,” said John Sconyers, Senior Director of Media Channels, at Akamai. “We’re pleased to have Digital Rapids join the program, and we look forward to continuing to work together to bring the combined benefits of our solutions to leading top-tier media organizations worldwide.”
Digital Rapids’ flexible hardware and software solutions transform live and file-based video and audio into the multiple formats required by applications ranging from production and archive to multi-screen viewing on devices from PCs, tablets, mobile phones and game consoles to ‘connected’ and traditional television. Combining superior quality, outstanding performance, unmatched workflow efficiency and easy adaptability to dynamic customer requirements, Digital Rapids’ solutions enable media organisations and professionals to maximise the potential of their media content when pursuing new revenue opportunities or new ways to reach their audiences.