Two of our solutions were honored in the inaugural NewBay Media Product Innovation Awards, which recognize outstanding recent product introductions that serve TV, professional video and broadcast/online radio organizations. The StreamZ Live 8000EX integrated broadcast and multiscreen live encoder was selected as a winner, while our Digital Rapids Transcode Manager 2.0 media file transformation software earned Honorable Mention. Evaluation criteria include innovation of concept and design, creative use of technology, price value, and suitability for use in a broadcast TV/radio or professional video environment.
Our StreamZ Live 4000EX encoder for advanced live and linear multiscreen applications won a TV Technology Europe STAR Award at the 2013 IBC Conference and Exhibition. The STAR (Superior Technology Award Recipient) Award is designed to celebrate and showcase the preeminent technological innovations available to the broadcast industry. Winners are selected for their technical merits and overall contribution to the industry.
Our StreamZ Live 8000EX integrated broadcast and multiscreen encoder was honored with the 2013 STAR (Superior Technology Award Recipient) Award, presented by the editorial staff of TV Technology magazine at the 2013 NAB Show. Now celebrating its 13th anniversary, the STAR Award is designed to recognize the outstanding technological innovations available to the broadcast industry. A panel of judges consisting of TV Technology editors, columnists and industry experts selected the winners for "demonstrating their ability to help advance the acquisition and distribution of entertainment and information across the media spectrum."
Our StreamZ Live family of multiscreen streaming encoders won the 2012 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Award in the “MSO - OTT Solution” category. Now in their sixth year, the Readers’ Choice Awards are held annually by Streaming Media magazine to honor the leading online video solutions as voted by end-users.
Our Digital Rapids Transcode Manager 2.0 high-volume media processing software won the 2012 CSI Award for Best Workflow/Asset Management/Automation Solution. Celebrating their tenth year, the CSI Awards are among the most prestigious and competitive technology awards in the industry, designed to recognize and reward innovation and excellence in the cable, satellite, broadcast, IPTV, telco, Internet/online/OTT video, mobile TV and associated sectors. While organized by CSI magazine, the awards are judged independently of CSI by a panel of experts that includes practicing and former heads of engineering and operations from some of the world's most important network operators; well-respected consultants; and senior industry analysts.
Digital Rapids has been honoured as the recipient of the 2012 Deluxe Outstanding Technical Achievement Award. The award recognizes Digital Rapids' technical innovation in developing solutions and technology that further the ability of content creators and owners to effectively engage their audience. The award was presented during a special luncheon during the Banff World Media Festival.
The 2011 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards presented Digital Rapids’ StreamZ Live ABR adaptive streaming encoder with the award in the Over-the-Top (OTT) Video Solution category. The awards recognized StreamZ Live ABR as the leading streaming and online video solution as judged by end users, rather than the magazine staff.
Global analyst firm Frost & Sullivan awarded Digital Rapids a 2009 Market Share Leadership Award for its excellence in attaining its current leadership position in the broadband transcoding market. Frost & Sullivan also selected Digital Rapids to its Hot Company Watchlist, which recognizes companies having tremendous potential for growth over the next 12 months due to their current initiatives and strategies. Read more.