Brightcove Announces Support for BitTorrent

Oct 12, 2007


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BitTorrent, Inc., a provider internet file delivery, announced the general availability of the BitTorrent Delivery Network Accelerator (DNA) service. BitTorrent DNA is a peer-accelerated content delivery service intended to provide consumers efficient access to rich content through downloads or streams. Brightcove, an internet TV company, will be the first to integrate BitTorrent DNA to accelerate the delivery of instant-on, broadcast-quality streaming video to their customers. The new BitTorrent DNA content delivery service is targeted at the needs of commercial content publishers including media companies, software firms, and video game publishers. BitTorrent DNA is designed to be a solution for publishers seeking ways to overcome the obstacles associated with centralized content delivery, such as slow downloads, choppy video streams, and inefficient use of network infrastructure.

(www.bittorrent.com, www.brightcove.com)