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Elemental works with pay TV operators, content programmers, broadcasters and enterprise customers worldwide. Learn more about the companies solving the future of video with Elemental.

NASA TV: Real-time Coverage

NASA TV offers content that ranges from regularly scheduled pre-recorded programming to live press conferences, rocket launches and events like spacewalks, media interviews and educational broadcasts. Learn how flexible and scalable video processing software from Elemental supports the multi-channel live streaming applications of this distinguished agency, making its content as widely accessible as possible.

EVS and the 2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 World Cup was a record breaking event for online video streaming. For the first time in World Cup history, viewers were able to use their favorite mobile and second screen devices to watch game play from multiple camera angles at any given moment during a live match. Learn how EVS implemented Elemental Cloud and Aspera accelerated data transfer technology to deliver a multiscreen World Cup experience to a global audience.

TeraLogics: Video Dissemination for the U.S. Department of Defense

Operating primarily in the government sector, TeraLogics provides the DOD with service-based support for system engineering, network engineering and software development, with an emphasis on ISR data delivery. Learn how TeraLogics built a Unified Video Dissemination System to provide Full Motion Video from ISR platforms to DOD deployments over bandwidth-restricted networks using Elemental video processing solutions.

BBC Video Factory: Leveraging the Power of Elemental Cloud

The iPlayer service has proven to be incredibly popular with viewers consuming BBC content and has enjoyed unprecedented growth since its release. When the BBC embarked on building Video Factory, a next-generation content delivery platform using fully elastic video processing resources, the esteemed broadcaster looked to Elemental Cloud. Learn how Elemental Cloud has enabled the BBC to instantly scale processing resources in line with consumer demand and deliver more content to more devices more quickly.

Vienna State Opera: Live Streaming in Ultra High-Definition

Vienna State Opera is a cultural icon and top venue for artistic performances. In seeking a way to grow its accessibility to opera fans, this venerable institution selected solutions from Elemental to deliver a live performance of Verdi’s Nabucco, featuring Plácido Domingo, in 4K HEVC via MPEG-DASH over the Internet. Learn about the innovative approach Vienna State Opera took in creating a video processing and delivery workflow that provided a virtual window to the stage and allowed live content to reach viewers around the world.

Wilmaa: Live Multiscreen TV on Top of the Swiss Alps

Wilmaa GmbH, a leading OTT and multiscreen TV service provider in Switzerland, uses video processing systems from Elemental to make a wide selection of live broadcast channels available on connected devices. To succeed in a market with four official languages and a large international community, the company needed to provide consumers with highly varied and targeted content. Learn how Wilmaa deployed Elemental gear to successfully deliver live TV to a diverse audience while expanding its user base.

Media Prima Streams to an International Audience

Take a look inside an Elemental deployment at Media Prima, the leading integrated media company in Malaysia, that allows viewers both nationally and internationally to access a wealth of live broadcast and on-demand video content using connected devices. Learn how Media Prima integrated Elemental gear into its video infrastructure and realized improvement in the quality of video destined for multiscreen viewing.

NGN: Leading the Ultimate Revolution in Sports Streaming

When NGN launched its online network, the company was driven by the idea of revolutionizing coverage of top Ultimate Frisbee events and making the tournament experience accessible to fans everywhere. Ultimate is one of the fastest growing sports in the U.S. and NGN set out to give fans the ability to live stream games, see instant replays from multiple camera angles, listen to color commentary and view high quality on-demand footage of their favorite teams. Learn how NGN uses Elemental Live to realize this vision.

Streaming the 2012 London Olympics to a Worldwide Audience

In 2005, London claimed the right to host the 2012 Summer Games. Seven years may seem like plenty of time to prepare, but with London 2012 dubbed the first truly digital Olympics, broadcasters such as the BBC, Eurosport, Terra, NHK and CTV faced exceedingly high expectations for video delivery. Learn how these organizations used video processing solutions from Elemental to stream the Games to viewers in more than 70 countries.

Stanford University: Instant Replay at the Stadium

Stanford is one of the first universities to bring instant replay over Wi-Fi to its athletic venues, allowing fans to view highlights on their mobile devices within seconds of play. Learn how a leader in college sports is using Elemental Live to enhance the in-stadium experience on game day, an application that Macworld calls a "sports fan's daydream" when even the best seat in the house doesn't offer the best view on every play.

Columbus: Multiscreen Video Services with a Twist

As a telecommunications company that prides itself on “enabling the future,” Columbus Communications wanted to offer its cable subscribers unparalleled access to live TV and video on-demand from a variety of Internet-connected devices. The company also wanted to offer the new service in a way that simplified life for its customers. Learn how Columbus deployed Elemental gear to deliver high-performance, low-cost multiscreen video services to viewers.

TF1 and deltatre: Streaming Sports to a Global Audience

Coverage of the biggest international sporting events attracts a worldwide audience. When TF1 and deltatre needed to deliver video assets for a major sporting event in 2011, these two players turned to Elemental Live and Elemental Server, respectively, to stream video to fans around the globe. Learn how these two companies were both able to tap Elemental to meet a list of demanding and diverging video processing requirements.

The Great Courses: Treasure Troves of Content

Video content producers continually develop new and exciting ideas to grab the attention of viewers. Heavy focus on the “new” shortens the life cycle of older material and can prevent it from reaching the broadest possible viewing audience. Learn how The Great Courses, the market leader in educational media for lifelong learners, used Elemental Server to make its existing content more accessible to consumers and thus extract unforeseen revenue.

WWE: Putting a Signature Move on Live Events

When the digital media group at World Wrestling Entertainment needed to bring its exclusive pay-per-view programming vividly to life on the web, the team turned to Elemental to manage its complex encoding requirements. Learn how Elemental Live delivers premium WWE content to connected devices while maintaining a broadcast-quality viewing experience.

ABC News: First to Market with New iPad App

The introduction of the iPad immediately created a large user base seeking high quality video content. In response, media and entertainment companies raced to market with innovative applications designed to bring a rich multimedia experience to Apple’s popular new device. Learn how ABC News is using Elemental Server to quickly and efficiently create video content for its first-to-market broadcast news app for the iPad.

GameSpot: Delivering E3 Worldwide and On Demand

GameSpot, a CBS Interactive brand, used Elemental Live to supply live and on demand web-based video content from the E3 2010 trade show floor. E3 is the world's premier annual gaming exhibition. Learn how GameSpot engineers deployed Elemental Live to bring the show to millions of online viewers.

NPG: Turning Back the Clock on Pitch Blue

Nowadays, broadcast technology seems to be changing just as rapidly as kids change TV channels. The shift by major networks to non-linear content delivery methods requires affiliate stations ingesting content to efficiently accept new file formats. Learn how News-Press & Gazette integrated Elemental Server into its workflow to transcode incoming PitchBlue® files for broadcast playout.

John Hagee Ministries: Reaching a Global Audience

As media and entertainment content proliferates across screens and devices in the modern era, faith-based organizations are working to make religion accessible on a daily basis to those with busy lives. Learn how John Hagee Ministries extends its message and reach to a global following with high-performance video processing solutions from Elemental.