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2013 Streaming Media European Readers' Choice Awards Finalists
Here are the top three vote-getters in all 16 categories of this year's European Readers' Choice Awards. We'll be announcing the winners on 18 June at Streaming Forum in London.
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This year's Streaming Media European Readers' Choice Awards brought in more than 330 nominations and 12,000 votes, and we're pleased to announce the finalists in all 16 categories today.

The finalists represent the three top vote-getters in their respective categories, listed here in alphabetical order (except for our two "catch-all" best-of categories, which we list first). We already know the winners, but we're keeping that information under digital lock and key until 18 June, when we'll announce them at a special reception on day one of Streaming Forum. There's still time to register for the conference. Hope to see you there!

Best Live Webcast 2013

  • Groovy Gecko—Easter Eggs Live for Channel 4 and Windfall Films
  • Showcaster—Boing 787/United Airlines
  • Vualto—Live 360-Degree Streaming for Lollapalooza Festival for Red Bull

Best Streaming Innovation 2013

  • Haivision HyperStream Live Cloud Transcoding
  • Ustream's Broadcast for Friends
  • Wowza Media Server

Analytics/Quality of Service Solution

  • Alcatel-Lucent Motive Analytics
  • Five Cool Streamhub
  • SeaChange International Adrenalin Business Intelligence

Cloud Video Service

  • Haivision HyperStream Live Cloud Transcoding
  • Ustream Producer
  • Xstream MediaMaker

Delivery Network

  • Broadpeak umbrellaCDN
  • CDN.net
  • StreamZilla Streaming Hosting Providers

Media Asset Management

  • Planet Enterprises Ltd. eStream
  • Simplestream Media Manager
  • StreamUK Media Platform

Mobile Video App or Solution

  • Kaltura
  • LiveU LU70
  • RealNetworks Verizon Video Service

Music & Audio Delivery Solution

  • Grooveshark
  • Soundcloud
  • Wavestreaming

Online Video Platform

  • Alcatel-Lucent Multiscreen Video Platform
  • Haivision Video Cloud
  • Sorenson 360

Server Hardware/Software

  • Thomson Video Networks Sapphire MPEG Server
  • Wowza Media Server
  • Xstream MediaMaker

Streaming Services Provider

  • Haivision HyperStream Concierge - Live Event Transcoding & Internet Streaming Services
  • Livestream
  • Vimond Streaming Services

Transcoding Solution

  • Haivision KulaByte
  • Sorenson Media Squeeze
  • Thomson Video Networks ViBE EM4000 Multichannel HD Encoder

TV Over IP Solution

  • Alcatel-Lucent Cloud DVR
  • Wowza Media Server
  • Xstream MediaMaker

Video Advertising Platform

  • Accedo Broadband Admediate
  • Gorillabox Platform
  • Videoplaza Karbon 2

Video Discovery Service

  • Gravity IMPRESS
  • Red Bee Media RedDiscover
  • ThinkAnalytics Recommendation Engine

Webcast Platform

  • Telestream Wirecast
  • Vimond Media Solutions
  • WorkCast Webcast Manager

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