Microsoft Azure customers worldwide now gain access to Bitmovin Streams to take advantage of the scalability, reliability and agility of Azure to drive application development and shape business strategies
Vienna – Austria, June 22, 2023 – Bitmovin, a leading provider of video streaming infrastructure, today announced Streams, its all-in-one video streaming platform, is now available on Microsoft Azure Marketplace, an online store providing applications and services for use on Azure. Bitmovin Stream customers can now take advantage of the productive and trusted Azure cloud platform, with streamlined deployment and management.
Bitmovin’s Streams allows anyone to add video streaming to their website in minutes without requiring any video streaming expertise. Streams on Microsoft Azure is ideally suited for any streaming video use case, including corporate streaming; eLearning; government and private sector; online fitness and health classes; religious services; and sports, music, and cultural events.
Streams is a fully-managed, video streaming Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution that combines cloud storage, industry-leading video processing, streaming via the Microsoft Azure Content Delivery Network (CDN), and Bitmovin’s advanced video player that customers can quickly and easily embed into their website. With Streams on Microsoft Azure, customers can stream video live or on-demand to viewers on any viewing device, anywhere.
Streams include powerful playback analytics which provides customers with actionable data about the viewer’s streaming experience.
“We created Streams because there was a clear demand for a video streaming solution that removes the complexity of video streaming workflows while retaining the superior viewing experiences today’s audiences expect,” said Stefan Lederer, CEO and co-founder of Bitmovin. “We’re incredibly excited that Streams is now available on Microsoft Azure Marketplace. Microsoft Azure customers can now easily and cost-effectively incorporate streaming video for any use case, leveraging the same Bitmovin technology used by some of the world’s most notable video streaming brands.”
Jake Zborowski, General Manager, Microsoft Azure Platform at Microsoft Corp., said, “We’re pleased to welcome Bitmovin’s Streams to the Microsoft Azure Marketplace which empowers Azure customers to find, buy, and deploy partner solutions they can trust, all certified and optimized to run on Azure.”
The Azure Marketplace is an online market for buying and selling cloud solutions certified to run on Azure. The Azure Marketplace helps connect companies seeking innovative, cloud-based solutions with partners who have developed solutions that are ready to use.
If you are an Azure customer, we can’t wait for you to get up and running on Streams and enjoy effortless video workflows that are trusted by countless businesses. You can sign up for your free trial on Microsoft Azure