Mudu to deploy over a hundred LiveU Solo live streaming units in the first phase to supply China’s growing online media market
Hackensack, NJ, 21st March, 2017 – LiveU today announced a new deployment of the LiveU Solo plug-and-play live streaming solution in China with over a hundred units to be used initially by Mudu, the country’s largest live video platform service provider for the enterprise market. Mudu will supply LiveU Solo to its broad enterprise customer base, including photographers, large media groups’ subsidiaries, and telecom, mobile and internet service providers. Mudu will offer its customers a dedicated Solo portal for the Chinese market building on its existing support for China’s top social media and online video platforms, such as Youku, WeChat, Weibo, and DingDing.
Mudu offers its customers technical support and a suite of cloud-based online production and content distribution services, including online branding, online video switcher, switch playout, local insertion, real-time editing, time delay and data analysis. Mudu also has its own service network, providing a turnkey solution for live event coverage. Solo will provide high quality video to all major distribution channels in China.
According to a recent report China will probably dominate the world’s live streaming market by 2020. Mr. Li Lu, CEO of Mudu, said, “LiveU Solo enables us to meet the fast-growing demand for high-quality, affordable live streaming equipment in China, across multiple vertical sectors. By combining Solo with our cloud-based video production centre, we can offer a one-stop streaming solution for video freelancers, bloggers, advertising agencies and other media organisations, as well as professional broadcasters.”
Yaal Eshel, LiveU’s VP Sales, said, “This cooperation is a significant milestone for LiveU. Combined with Mudu’s technical expertise and broad service offering, Solo is set to become the go-to product for professional yet affordable live streaming in China. With Mudu, we have a strong long-term partner to deploy Solo in the Chinese market.”
Built on LiveU’s proven bonding technology, Solo is the streaming solution of choice for major online media companies worldwide. Solo allows users to live-stream seamlessly directly to Facebook Live and other popular social media and online video providers. Solo is simple to manage and control remotely via a web interface or smart device.
LiveU Solo will be on display at CCBN, China International Exhibition Centre (CIEC) Beijing, China, 23-25, March, 2017, on LiveU’s partner’s OneBand’s, stand 2202 and the Mudu booth 2513.
Mudu is one of the leading enterprise live streaming service platform in China. Providing three major professional services of live production and playout, interactive live video operation and live video promotion and publication, Mudu has accumulated a rich customer base of famous enterprises, including Alibaba, Wanda Group, Ping An Insurance. For live production and playout, Mudu has developed professional tools with cloud-based directing platform as central technology, while providing products and services of mobile app, video ingest tools, encoding and network streaming hardware that enable customers to do professional live broadcasting with high cost-efficiency. With its SaaS platform Mudu.tv, together with APIs for streaming to Weibo, WeChat and DingDing, Mudu can meet all its customers' needs, from public relations and marketing to internal training. Mudu, with its own media channels, enables customers to promote their content to a wider audience. Mudu partners with more than 50 video and live streaming platforms, including Tencent Video, Youku, Douyu and Ifeng.
LiveU is driving the live video revolution, providing live video streaming for TV, mobile, online and social media. Let your audience become part of your story with high-quality and flawless live video, transmitted from anywhere in the world, through the use of our patented bonding and video transport technology. LiveU creates a consistent bandwidth and a reliable connection so you can acquire, manage and distribute high quality remote live broadcasts over IP. Our broad portfolio of products sets the industry standard for live video production. From backpacks to smartphones, and satellite/cellular hybrid to external antenna solutions, LiveU offers a complete range of devices for live video coverage anytime, anywhere. In addition, LiveU offers extensive cloud-based management and video distribution solutions. With over 2,000 customers in 80+ countries, LiveU’s technology is the solution of choice for global broadcasters, online media, news agencies and social media. For more information, visit www.liveu.tv, or follow us on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, or Instagram.