Madison, Wisconsin – (The Hosting News) – December 4, 2007 – Over 2,500 executives attended a conference to learn best practices for online video applications within the enterprise, at the Streaming Media West Conference and Exhibition at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, CA.
Sonic Foundry, Inc.’s Chairman and CEO Rimas Buinevicius, was a featured speaker, participating in the panel session ”The Enterprise Streaming Ecosystem,” addressing the growing acceptance and appreciation of streaming media within the enterprise, as well as the expectations of the user base.
Attended by more than 2,500 executives last year, the Streaming Media West Conference covers both the business of online video and the technology of streaming, downloading, webcasting, Internet TV, IPTV and mobile video. The conference also addresses both corporate and consumer business, technology and content issues in the enterprise; advertising, media and entertainment; broadcast and education markets.
In the few years since it was first introduced, Sonic Foundry’s Mediasite product and service offering has set the standard as a transformational communication medium for delivering critical information and sharing knowledge. The patented Mediasite webcasting and content management system automates the capture, management, delivery and search of multimedia presentations (combining audio, video and accompanying graphics) for live or on-demand viewing. To showcase the expert knowledge captured by Sonic Foundry customers, the company launched www.mediasite.com — the first searchable website that features thousands of publicly-available presentations given at major universities, businesses and local, state and federal agencies.
During the conference, Mr. Buinevicius accepted two Streaming Media Magazine Readers’ Choice Awards on behalf of the company for Best Webcasting Appliance and Best Webcasting Platform.
Founded in 1991, Sonic Foundry is a technology leader in the emerging rich media communications marketplace, providing enterprise solutions and services that link an information driven world. Sonic Foundry is named on Ziff Davis Media’s Baseline Magazine’s list of the top ten fastest-growing software companies with sales under $150 million and named one of Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 companies. Voted Best Webcasting Platform and Best Webcasting Appliance in the Streaming Media Magazine Readers’ Choice Awards, the company’s solutions are trusted by education institutions, Fortune 500 companies, and government agencies for a variety of critical communication needs. Sonic Foundry is changing the way organizations communicate via the Web and how people around the globe receive vital information needed for work, professional advancement, safety and education. Sonic Foundry is based in Madison, WI.
To learn more about Sonic Foundry’s new website, please visit: www.mediasite.com.
For more information about Sonic Foundry, please visit: www.sonicfoundry.com.