Limelight Video Platform is the fastest and most intuitive way to manage and distribute online video to media devices everywhere. Engage web audiences with immersive video content. Track performance and collect valuable metrics from your viewers. The power and simplicity of Limelight Video Platform lets you manage, publish, syndicate, measure, and monetize web video with ease. Upload your source file and our transcoding services automatically handle video format conversions and publishing steps required for optimized viewing on any device, anywhere. The video platform is fully integrated with the global Content Delivery Network (CDN) and Orchestrate Platform to deliver the viewing experience audiences expect.
Video audiences expect broadcast quality on any device, anywhere they are viewing. But delivering live and on-demand video to the diversity of devices used, and supporting all required formats is complex. What’s more, managing a growing library of large VOD files is expensive and takes planning. Monetization of content via advertising requires thorough knowledge of your audience behavior and engagement. Addressing all these issues, while delivering the user experience demanded by your audience, is a serious challenge.
The Limelight Video Platform tackles the challenges of managing and distributing online video by offloading complex transcoding functionality to the cloud. Comprehensive content management lets you have complete control of video files. Integrated overview, performance, and engagement analytics provide the data needed for improved monetization. Our densely architected global network with dozens of global POPs and direct connections to hundreds of access networks at the edge, provide local delivery points caching content for optimum delivery. These capabilities are integral with the Limelight Orchestrate Platform, which combines a massive global private infrastructure, advanced content delivery capabilities, and support services.
Upload media, search metadata, schedule publishing, and manage channels and playlists. Create thumbnails, clips, custom metatags and more.
Customizable, embeddable HTML5 player delivering HLS and Dash chunked video, is ad network ready, and determines user’s devices for correct screen formatting.
Localized ingest connectivity worldwide, with a simple point-and-click browser-based app. Or use FTP or APIs for bulk ingest.
Create custom encoding profiles and automatically convert media to multi-bitrate, multi-resolution formats for playback on Desktop browsers, Apple IOS and Android devices.
New features enable drag and drop upload, and bulk media actions.
REST-based content, player, analytics, callback, and referrer domain info APIs provide flexibility and customization.
Simplify the process of analyzing viewer engagement and performance metrics with integrated realtime reporting, providing data to improve monetization.
Control the domains and countries allowed to play your content.
“Between tablets, peripheral plug-in devices like Roku and Apple TV, native smart TV applications, smartphones, and tablets, the streaming hardware market has never been more fragmented. It’s a significant challenge to support the wide and ever-growing array of consumer electronics and accommodating the rapid hardware and software evolution of each individual device. Limelight helps us deliver video in the ideal format to each of these competing but inherently different streaming platforms.”
The Limelight Video Platform includes powerful business benefits: