KickApps, an on-demand social media platform, and Akamai Technologies, Inc. announced an offering that combines the KickApps Platform with Akamai’s enterprise class rich media management platform, Stream OS. The combined offering provides web publishers drag-and-drop video player customization, a media management system, social media enhancements, High Definition (HD) video players, and new video revenue opportunities. The offering allows for integration between Akamai’s Stream OS media management system and the KickApps Platform. Using the KickApps Widget & Video Player Studio, web publishers can create, manage, and program an unlimited number of custom online video players.
(www.akamai.com, www.kickapps.com, www.kickdeveloper.com)