Overview

Location:
Israel
Employees:
50+
Business Model:
Manufacturing / OEM, B2B
Category:
News, Video Streaming, Broadcasting, Wireless
Geographic Markets:
World-Wide
Company Overview:

LiveU is the pioneer and leader in portable live video-over-cellular solutions and the benchmark for reliable and high-quality uplink. LiveU offers a complete range of solutions for live HD video transmission supported by the only all-inclusive turnkey service package.

The Opportunity

For broadcast media, LiveU enables a shift in live video acquisition away from expensive satellite transmission, delivering a cost-effective cellular alternative that offers a resilient broadcast-quality video uplink while enhancing freedom of mobility in the field for all broadcast media outlets.

For online media, LiveU is the game changer that delivers on the promise of the Internet as a platform for live, professional-quality video streaming from anywhere. While satellite is cost-prohibitive for most online publishers, LiveU’s robust cellular uplink devices provide high quality video at significantly lower prices. For sports sites, LiveU’s portable video transmission products ensure that no angle is missed in the relationship between sports organizations and their fans, capturing all the action both on and off the field.

For government, LiveU lends new meaning to the words mobile surveillance, enabling law enforcement agencies to document events as they unravel.

Customers

LiveU customers include the world’s top broadcasters, news agencies and online media giants who use the company’s technology and products on a daily basis for breaking news and highprofile events, such as the US Presidential Campaign, London 2012 Olympics, Hurricane Sandy, Japanese Tsunami, Super Bowl, NBA, and the 2011 British Royal Wedding. Recent customer applications also include public safety, mobile surveillance, and border protection, providing law enforcement agencies and first responders with an encrypted video uplink to significantly improve real-time situational awareness.

Founders:

Avichai Cohen
Founder, COO & GM

Leading Investors:

  • Carmel Ventures

  • Canaan Partners

  • Pitango Venture Capital

  • Lightspeed Venture Partners

Financing Rounds:

Key Facts:

LiveU has top-tier customers in over 60 countries, and its solutions are being used for high-profile events including FIFA World Cup, Olympic Games, Presidential Campaigns, Super Bowls and red-carpet events.

LiveU’s has recently launched its new plug-and-play live streaming bonded solution, LiveU Solo, expanding its broadcasting expertise to the online media market.

LiveU’s solutions include multiple 4G LTE/3G, HSPA+, WiMAX, and Wi-Fi cellular links, which are optimized for maximum video quality based on the available network conditions.

LiveU offers extensive cloud- based management and video distribution solutions.

LiveU owns the patent for cellular bonding for remote news gathering in the US and many other countries.

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Brightcove

Brightcove, a provider of cloud content services, offers products used to publish and distribute professional digital media.

Dejero Labs Inc.

Dejero simplifies the remote acquisition, cloud management, and multiscreen distribution of professional live video over IP.

Extend

MediaExtendMedia provides software-based content management systems that help media companies and network operators manage digital video content.

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