Live broadcast and global satellite connectivity solution offers
industry's most complete direct-to-consumer content distribution platform
Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: GCOM), a leading communications solutions
provider, announced today a strategic partnership with TodoCast, a
comprehensive, interactive online
video platform and media services company to combine TodoCast's live
Internet broadcast capabilities with Globecomm's global satellite
network and broadcast infrastructure to provide direct-to-consumer
content distribution and monetization.
Globecomm is a leader in the design and integration of high quality
satellite communication systems and services. Globecomm specializes in
flawless cellular networks, satellite networks, broadcasting and content
delivery systems with a global network of satellite teleports and fiber.
Furthermore, Globecomm's family of satellite communication products are
field proven and represent the best of breed solutions for a multitude
Brian Morris, Senior Vice President, Media & Entertainment for Globecomm
Systems Inc., said: "TodoCast offers Globecomm many new ways to expand
our media services business. TodoCast's platform gives us a
high-quality, direct-to-consumer video streaming capability that
provides content distribution anytime, on any device to support today's
robust media markets."
TodoCast provides solutions that allow customers to create their own,
branded broadcast networks to stream to the latest video device
platforms. Viewers can watch live streams and interact with social
networks on the web, Apple iPhones and iPads, Android phones and
tablets, and connected TVs. TodoCast is also unique in its ability to
provide many business model options for monetizing content with
pay-per-view, subscription, advertising, etc. TodoCast's broadcast suite
includes TodoCast CenterStage, a comprehensive audience management
platform; and TodoCast Connect, dedicated first-mile satellite
Bryan Hill, CEO, TodoCast, said: "By combining TodoCast's live streaming
solution with Globecomm's global satellite network and managed services
capabilities, we are now able to provide the industry's most complete
content distribution platform. Originating content from locations all
over the world with Globecomm's first mile satellite solution enables
our customer to take their production on the road, guaranteeing reliable
connectivity for more remote broadcasting opportunities."
TodoCast is an interactive streaming platform and media services company
for event producers, content owners and organizations looking to reach
their fans with Live Internet Broadcasts. TodoCast offers a turnkey
platform including satellite connectivity, audience management,
interactive and social networking features and SD / HD distribution.
TodoCast will monetize the content however the producer desires by
offering sponsored, subscription and pay-per-view billing options, live
or on demand. TodoCast distributes to TV's, computers and smart phone
platforms in HD picture quality. To learn more about TodoCast, visit www.todocast.tv.
To follow @TodoCast on Twitter, visit http://twitter.com/todocast.
About Globecomm Systems
Globecomm Systems Inc., ("we", "our", "us" or "Globecomm"), is a leading
global communications solutions provider. Employing our expertise in
emerging communication technologies, including satellite and other
transport mediums, we are able to offer a comprehensive suite of system
integration, system products, and network services enabling a complete
end-to-end solution for our customers. We believe our integrated
approach of in-house design and engineering expertise combined with a
world-class global network and our 24 by 7 network operating centers
provides us a unique competitive advantage. We focus this value
proposition to selective vertical markets, including government,
wireless, media, enterprise, and maritime. As a communications solutions
provider we leverage our global network to provide customers managed
access services to the United States Internet backbone, video content,
the public switched telephone network or their corporate headquarters,
or government offices. We currently have customers for which we are
providing such services in the United States, Europe, South America,
Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.
Based in Hauppauge, New York, Globecomm Systems also maintains offices
in Maryland, New Jersey, Virginia, the Netherlands, South Africa, Hong
Kong, Germany, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates and Afghanistan.
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