Encoding.com Adds $1.5M, Launches EDC Private Cloud To Speed Up Encoding Of Movies And TV Shows

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http://techcrunch.com – With the launch of UltraViolet and the introduction of a number of new streaming video services, Hollywood studios and TV networks are increasingly looking to make their content available over the Internet. But up until now, most long-form content providers needed to either invest heavily in their own expensive encoding equipment, or farm out digitization and encoding of their films to companies like Technicolor, which could take weeks to turn around. Cloud encoding offered an alternative, but public cloud solutions weren’t built to handle the processing of ultra-high quality, long-form (IT news)