We’re delivering on the promise of
Streaming TV today.
Like all revolutions,
Streaming TV’s history is a good story.
The start of
Traditional media noticed, and asked Maker to bundle it up and release it on cable television. The problem? The technology to make it work didn’t exist. The tech to deliver digital YouTube-style content to cable was developed at Maker in 2014.
From there, Maker was acquired by Disney, where the foundational channel packaging and delivery tech of
WURL took up the charge next, developing new technology that made it possible to reliably stream live TV over extremely long broadcasts, and to intelligently and reliably stitch ads into ad breaks. This is the moment when
Amagi had been using their roots in traditional broadcast to build out the rest of the cloud-based linear stream format that we now call
Based on the strength of their tech, they recently closed a $100m capital investment.
Our founder, Mike Woods, has been intimately involved in this entire story. From the technology, to the standards, to the marketplace. Since the beginning, he’s been planning to launch his own
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