Voting Now Open in 2015 Streaming Media European Readers' Choice Awards
The nominations are in, and it's time to cast your vote for the best of 325 products and services in 15 different categories.
The nominations are in—all 325 of them—and voting is now open in the 2015 Streaming Media European Readers' Choice Awards. It's the ninth annual installment of the only awards program in the online video industry in which you, the readers, have your say by selecting the products and services that have most impressed you over the past year.
Voting will be open until 10 July. At that point, all voters will receive an email asking them to to confirm their votes; only these confirmed votes will be counted. We'll announce the finalists—the three top vote-getters in each of our 15 categories—on July 17, and the winners will be announced in the Autumn issue of the European version of Streaming Media magazine.
Here are the categories—cast your vote today!
Services that offer metrics that, among other things, help content publishers better understand who's watching, when they're watching, where they're watching, and the quality of service they are acheiving
Best Streaming Innovation 2014
The "catch-all" category, for simply the coolest, most innovative streaming product, service, or event of the year from April 2014 to March 2015
Cloud Video Service
Cloud services for encoding/transcoding, video editing, and other video-related functions
Edge or peer-to-peer content delivery providers
The solutions that ensure your precious content is protected from piracy and other security threats
Media Asset Management Solution
File-based workflow solutions for media asset management for single or multiple platform delivery
Mobile Video App or Solution
Who's got the best solution for video capture and distribution from a mobile device?
Multiscreen Video Solution
Over-the-top and "catch-up" solutions for delivering television content online to multiple devices, including set-top boxes, smart TVs, mobile phones, tablets, and more.
Online Video Platform
SaaS platforms that enable customisable publication, syndication, distribution, and monetisation of video
Solutions for delivering audio and video files to listeners and viewers, regardless of delivery protocol
Streaming Services Provider
Provider of end-to-end streaming services, from capture and encoding to delivery and distribution
Hardware, software, or cloud-based solution for encoding and transcoding content
Video Advert Platform
Technologies and services that allow for targeted ad insertion into online video content
Video Discovery Service
Search, recommendation, and discovery services, including EPGs for over-the-top, set-top-box, and mobile
Hardware, software, and SaaS solutions for delivering live web events