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October 09, 2012
VisualOn (News - Alert), a multimedia software company that enables high-quality video and audio across connected devices, has partnered with DMM.com to deliver high class multimedia content across mobile platform in Japan.
DMM.com is an overall entertainment site providing online digital content distribution, online DVD rentals and sales. DMM.com has more than 300,000 titles and users can get any video content they like by downloading it. DMM.com also supports smartphone delivery. Through this partnership, DMM.com has integrated VisualOn’s OnStream MediaPlayer+, a solution enabling high-quality audio and visual playback across devices, to its DMM Player for Android (News - Alert).
VisualOn’s technology will allow DMM.com to securely and efficiently deliver media across the fragmented Android ecosystem, regardless of varying streaming protocols, operating systems and hardware capabilities.
“By integrating VisualOn’s technology into our player, we’re able to reach more users than ever before,” Hiroki Yamamoto, general manager Webcast Department of DMM.com stated.
“We were impressed by VisualOn’s technical expertise, reliability and level of media quality that further elevates our users’ media experience,” Yamamoto added.
“We are experts in navigating the disjointed device market and continue to expand our international market presence by delivering high-quality entertainment across the world,” Yang Cai, chief executive officer of VisualOn said in a statement.
Cai also noted that OnStream MediaPlayer+ is a scalable solution that enables customers like DMM.com to deliver rich media to more users.
VisualOn has been enabling rich entertainment experiences across smartphones, tablets, laptops, connected TVs and other mobile and convergent devices. The company’s unique patent-pending technology is designed to be platform-agnostic for ease of integration, with optimized quality, performance and minimal power consumption. VisualOn supports streaming, VOD, mobile TV and other multimedia applications.
In August 2012, VisualOn announced a partnership with mDialog to bring dynamic ad insertion to Android devices. mDialog and VisualOn now offer media companies the ability to monetize HTTP Live Streaming, an HTTP-based media streaming communication protocol, on Android devices by seamlessly inserting ads into live and on-demand programming.
Edited by Rich Steeves