Qinhuandao Broadcast Network in China Selects Envivio for TV, PC and Mobile Video Services

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SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Aug. 21, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Envivio (Nasdaq:ENVI), a leading provider of software-based video processing and delivery solutions, today announced that Qinhuandao Broadcast Network, part of the Hebei Broadcast Network Group in China, has selected Envivio Muse™ encoding software installed on Envivio 4Caster™ G4 appliances for its new video services. Muse encoders are being deployed to power Qinhuandao's multi-screen and time-shifted TV service that will offer HD and SD video channels to connected TVs, set-top boxes, PCs, tablets and mobile phones.

Envivio brings the video quality and reliability Qinhuandao needed from a headend provider, with unparalleled experience in mobile and OTT. Now, the service provider can stream video in various formats and resolutions, from HDTV to bandwidth-efficient profiles for smartphones, all from the same encoder.

"Operators are turning to Envivio solutions because they are flexible enough to support services from HDTV to mobile and provide the functionality and cost savings required," said Shengli Han, Envivio vice president of China sales. "Our Muse encoders on the Envivio G4 Intel-based appliance meet the needs of Qinhuandao Broadcast Network and provide a foundation for future expansion."

Envivio's software-based encoders, installed on Intel-based appliances or on blade servers in a datacenter/cloud environment, are designed to support the full range of codecs, resolutions and profiles, including latest generation HEVC (H.265) compression as well as AVC (H.264) and MPEG-2. For mobile applications, content can be streamed in Apple HTTP Live Streaming (HLS), Microsoft Smooth Streaming, Adobe HTTP Dynamic Streaming (HDS) or MPEG-DASH formats.

More than 300 content and service providers around the globe have selected Envivio to power their any-screen TV services. Visit www.envivio.com to learn more about TV without boundaries.

About Envivio

Envivio (Nasdaq:ENVI) is a leader in solutions for multi-screen video processing and delivery. Envivio solutions remove the boundaries of traditional television and make the world's video content universally enjoyable by all viewers, on any device, across any network, at any time. Now in its second decade of developing market-leading video convergence solutions, Envivio powers services for more than 300 content and service provider customers around the world, including eight of the top 10 mobile operators, nine of the top 10 broadband providers and three of the top four US cable operators. Envivio is headquartered in South San Francisco, California and has offices worldwide including France, England, China, Singapore and Japan. Visit www.envivio.com for more information.

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