Periscope is a platform for public and private expression and conversation in real time. By developing a fundamentally new way for people to create, distribute and discover real-time video instantly and unfiltered.
Periscope allows people to broadcast and explore the world through live video. Upon deciding to simplify its operations, Periscope opted for Bitmovin as its only provider for its entire player stack. The full featured Bitmovin Player ensures that Periscope is delivering high-quality streams, including HLS file delivery and VR / 360 support. Now, Periscope users can watch breaking news; visit new places; and meet new people, all in real-time.
Millions of consumers use our platform every single day, so it is essential that we provide high quality, HD video to every device to guarantee the best online experience. Bitmovin’s Player has removed the headache of working with multiple vendors by providing a feature rich player that enables us to easily optimize video streams for Periscope users all over the world.
Strategy and Operations Manager