announces that Ambient Media is now an authorized distributor/importer of ViewCast products in Spain and Portugal. Under the terms of the agreement, Ambient Media will serve as a key source on the Iberian Peninsula for ViewCast's comprehensive portfolio of products, including the award-winning Osprey video capture cards and Niagara encoding systems, together with post-sales service and support.
Recent developments in the European Union's regulatory framework have contributed to unprecedented growth in VOIP technology and television services through broadband lines. The telecom markets in Spain and Portugal, in particular, have emerged as principal growth areas in Europe. Continued growth is expected particularly in broadcast, telecom, education and corporate communications - all sectors in which ViewCast's plug-and-play solutions stand out among its competitors' products.
Since the inception of Internet streaming media, ViewCast has been a trusted provider of reliable, superior-quality video capture technology. As applications for streaming media have expanded and evolved, ViewCast has been quick to respond with high-performance, easy-to-use solutions for webcasting, mobile streaming and Internet TV. Innovative features of ViewCast's technology include high definition to standard definition switch-on-the-fly capability, widescreen signaling, bitmap overlay, deinterlacing, inverse telecine, and a wide range of other professional features.