Internet TV provider Brightcove and Limelight Networks, an Internet content delivery network for digital media, have announced a partnership to bring advanced services and business models to the Internet TV industry.
Brightcove will use Limelight's scalable, digital media content delivery network to distribute Internet TV content published through Brightcove to audiences worldwide. Using Brightcove, content owners of any size will automatically have access to Limelight's delivery infrastructure. Through the Limelight content delivery network, Brightcove will support distributing broadband video in a variety of formats (including Adobe Flash streaming video, Windows Media video, and MPEG-4) to Internet-connected devices, including PCs, handheld devices, and home-networked TV sets.
Limelight provides over 200 gigabits per second of Adobe Flash Media streaming delivery capacity online to enable Brightcove to meet the broadband publishing and distribution needs of its customer base of video content producers.