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VITEC acquires T-21 Technologies

Video streaming solutions provider, VITEC has acquired T-21 Technologies, a provider of OTT streaming media solutions for media operations, broadcasters, and content owners.

Kevin Ancelin, Founder and CEO of T-21 Technologies, will serve as the new Vice President of worldwide broadcast sales at VITEC.

Speaking about the acquisition, Mark D’Addio, Senior Vice President, VITEC said: “The acquisition of T-21 brings Kevin’s 32-year industry experience and knowledge to VITEC as we expand our product and strategy focus on the broadcast market. His expertise in product and market development will expedite our new product roadmap and sales efforts for leading broadcasters worldwide.

Ancelin added: “I look forward to this new chapter and challenge in my career. VITEC’s technology and dedication to the IP video market is unmatched.”

Since 1988, VITEC has been working in the design and manufacture of hardware and software for video encoding, decoding, transcoding, recording, conversion, archiving, and streaming over IP. VITEC claims to be the first company to bring bandwidth-efficient HEVC compression technology into the field with portable streaming appliances.

Combining broadcasting with live streaming capabilities, VITEC’s H.265 (HEVC) and H.264 offering is capable of encoding and decoding appliances, IPTV solutions for desktops and mobile devices, and PCI cards with SDK for integration projects. VITEC’s digital video solutions can be tailored to each customer’s market needs, delivering technology that ensures high-quality, low-latency HD video with distribution capacity in various formats anytime, anywhere, to any device.