Minerva and Screaming Velocity Announce Collaboration on Cloud-Based Recommendation Solution
San Diego, CA, July 31, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Minerva Networks, a leading provider of software solutions for the delivery of television services over broadband networks, and Screaming Velocity, a Silicon Valley-based software company providing advanced VOD and linear TV recommendation technology, today announced collaboration aimed at integrating Screaming Velocity’s cloud-based recommendation engine with Minerva’s iTVFusion service management platform. Service providers who deploy Minerva’s award winning iTVFusion platform would be able to offer their subscribers a new and compelling personalized content discovery experience with Screaming Velocity’s hosted services.
“With the latest release of our iTVFusion platform, we offer support for third-party recommendation systems,” said Jean-Georges Fritsch, Executive Vice President of Products at Minerva. “Through collaboration with partners like Screaming Velocity, we can offer cost effective solutions for content discovery that will drive increased revenues for our customers.
Screaming Velocity employs state-of-the-art machine learning techniques that analyze user behavior to deliver high quality personalized recommendations specifically suited to the unique interests and viewing patterns of individual users. The recommendation technology employs an ensemble of advanced machine learning algorithms to provide the highest quality video content recommendations possible.
“We are thrilled to be working with Minerva, and see a great deal of potential to leverage our technology to personalize the user experience Minerva offers its customers,” said Wayne Yurtin, President of Screaming Velocity, Inc. ”
About Screaming Velocity
A privately held Silicon Valley-based firm, Screaming Velocity, Inc. designs, develops, and licenses their advanced recommendation engine for use in the set-top box, linear TV, VOD, and online properties. Screaming Velocity is headquartered in Los Gatos, California. For more information, visit http://www.ScreamingVelocity.com
Contact: Wayne B. Yurtin 408.888.5544 | wayne@ScreamingVelocity.com
About Minerva Networks
Minerva is the leading provider of carrier-class solutions for the delivery of television services over IP networks (TV-over-IP). Over 300 operators worldwide have deployed Minerva’s software platform for next-generation TV entertainment and communications services. For more information, visit www.minervanetworks.com
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