Viestilehdet and Maaseudun Tulevaisuus select Lemonwhale Video Platform to bring new revenue streams from video and live

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Viestilehdet and Maaseudun Tulevaisuus select Lemonwhale Video Platform to bring new revenue streams from video and live

  • Viestilehdet have selected the Lemonwhale Video Platform for video on-demand and live
  • Using Lemonwhale Video Platform Viestilehdet will create new revenue streams from video and live while improving the audience experience
  • Viestilehdet will be able to offer a seamless user experience across devices with a new video player, high-scalability live and video streaming and enhanced analytics

Helsinki, February 10th, 2017. Lemonwhale, a leading provider of video platforms and services, announced it has been selected by Viestilehdet to deliver live broadcasts and videos to their audience across Finland. Viestilehdet publishes Finland’s second most read newspaper Maaseudun Tulevaisuus covering rural livelihoods, culture and economic development within agriculture and forestry and Koneviesti, the leading magazine for agriculture and forestry.

Driven by the strong increase in viewing of video and live content Viestilehdet is evolving their capabilities to deliver engaging content by selecting the Lemonwhale OVP for video and live broadcasts. The Lemonwhale OVP will improve the audience experience and create new revenue opportunities for Viestilehdet. The platform brings new technology including a fast loading HTML5 enabled video player for a seamless experience across all devices, high scalability live and video streaming and detailed video and live analytics capabilities to make the right business decisions.

“We have chosen Lemonwhale to give our readers the best video and live experience. We have used our expertise to select a platform that gives readers a seamless viewing experience across devices with a new HTML5 enabled video player and adaptive streaming. For our editorial team the system is easy to use with streamlined workflows, provides advanced analytics capabilities and provides the foundation to evolve our business with new revenue streams from video and live.”, says Tiina Taipale, Managing Editor at Maaseudun Tulevaisuus.

“We are excited to work with Viestilehdet to implement a fast workflow for video and live using the Lemonwhale video platform which provides a very powerful API.”, says Juha Siintola, CEO at Mediabox.

“We are looking forward to work jointly with our partner Mediabox and Viestilehdet to bring relevant and insightful video and live content to Viestilehdet’s audience across Finland.”, says Emanuel Viklund, CEO & President at Lemonwhale.

Contact Persons
Tiina Taipale
Managing Editor, Maaseudun Tulevaisuus

Juha Siintola
CEO Mediabox
+358 41 4404407

Emanuel Viklund
CEO and President
+46 76 222 78 53 or +1 917 675-3457

About Lemonwhale,
Lemonwhale provides a leading online video platform to support publishers and broadcasters to deliver unparalleled video and live experiences. The platform includes a comprehensive suite of products to create video, deliver it to audiences and monetize it. Founded in 2009, Lemonwhale is a privately held company headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.

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