The Microsoft Media Platform provides a comprehensive set of functions to support encoding, delivering and playing rich media to virtually any type of network connected device. Built on the powerful foundations of Windows Server, IIS, Expression Encoder, Silverlight, and PlayReady, and now appearing on Windows Azure, the Microsoft Media Platform provides out of the box capabilities for each step of a video workflow:
The Media Value Chain
The Microsoft Media Platform technologies have been proven successful for live events at massive scale, such as the 2010 Vancouver Olympics, as well as major broadcasters and popular movie services.
Live Sports Catch-up TV
Mobile Media Experiences Enterprise and Education
For more information about the Microsoft Media Platform, please visit: www.microsoft.com/mediaplatform.