New technology delivers exceptional online video experiences

TEMPE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#NABShow--Limelight Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: LLNW),

a global leader in digital content delivery, will announce new

enhancements to its Video Delivery Services at the 2017

NAB Show to ensure the delivery of consistent high-quality digital


Limelight’s Video

Delivery Services leverage Limelight’s market-leading CDN to deliver

the largest live and video on-demand events at broadcast quality to

virtually any device, anywhere. New features and enhancements will

provide added functionality for content conversion, playback, delivery,

and monetization. These include:

  • DRM Support: Limelight has partnered with BuyDRM,
    a leading provider of Digital Rights Management (DRM) solutions, to
    offer DRM content protection supporting Microsoft PlayReady, Google
    WideVine and Apple FairPlay. DRM protects content by controlling what
    end users can do with video streams, such as sharing, recording, or
    view only.

  • Low Latency Live Streaming: At NAB, Limelight is introducing
    new improvements for HLS and MPEG-DASH streaming to reduce the latency
    of live events streamed with Limelight MMD
    . In addition, Limelight continues its support of RTMP/Flash
    streaming while continuing development in support of emerging
    low-latency web streaming standards.

  • Live to VOD Recording: Limelight is also announcing the
    upcoming ability to simultaneously stream live video while recording
    it for subsequent use as video on demand content. The live streams
    will be captured in Limelight Origin Storage and automatically
    converted to popular VOD formats during later playback.

  • Live Streaming from Mobile Devices: Users can now live stream
    from Android and iOS mobile devices directly to Limelight MMD Live
    service via Larix Broadcaster, a free application available in Google
    Play and Apple AppStore.

"Mobile devices are changing the world today and transforming how

content distributors create, prepare and deliver digital media," said

Christopher Levy, CEO & Founder of BuyDRM. "Working with

Limelight, we can securely streamline and automate that process so

customers can get to market faster while maintaining their content's


Limelight will be highlighting its new and upcoming enhanced video

capabilities and its full video delivery solutions at the NAB Show in

the South Hall Upper booth #SU10714.

About Limelight

Limelight Networks, a global leader in

digital content delivery, empowers customers to better engage online

audiences by enabling them to securely manage and globally deliver

digital content, on any device. The company’s award winning Limelight

Orchestrate™ platform includes an integrated suite of content delivery

technology and services that helps organizations secure digital content,

deliver exceptional multi-screen experiences, improve brand awareness,

drive revenue, and enhance customer relationships — all while reducing

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Ted Weismann, 617-986-5009