Wowza acquires Camfoo to improve management of cloud streaming

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday September 17, 2013 Tags: Camfoo, David Stubenvoll, Evergreen, Philipp Angele, Wowza Media Systems

Wowza logoEVERGREEN - Wowza Media Systems LLC, a provider of Simply Powerful Streaming media server software, announced it has acquired Camfoo GmbH, a leading solution for managing cloud-based media streaming.

Wowza said the acquisition amplifies its commitment to providing both small and large customers with the simplicity, cost-efficiency and scalability of the cloud.

Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

The Camfoo team has developed, implemented and delivered more than 1,000 streaming media projects since 2006 and has powered some of the largest live media events on the Internet, including major music festivals and the British royal wedding.

"Wowza products have been used by Camfoo for several years," said David Stubenvoll, Wowza's co-founder and CEO.

"Integrating Camfoo's automation technology provides customers the simplest and most robust way to manage cloud streaming."

"At Camfoo, we figured out how to stream anywhere in the cloud, and Wowza has perfected streaming to any device," said Philipp Angele, Camfoo co-founder.

"We've been working with Wowza for a long time, and are excited by their vision for cloud streaming and thrilled about joining the team."

Camfoo is the first company Wowza has acquired since its founding in 2005. For more information, visit

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