Press Releases

Piksel Announces New Media & Entertainment Leadership Team

Veteran product and solutions leads step into new roles as joint managing directors   York, United Kingd om – March 15, 2018 – Piksel, Inc., a global provider of cutting-edge video technology solutions, has today appointed Kris Brown and Kristan Bullett as joint Managing Directors of its media and entertainment business. ...

Piksel Faith Introduces Enhanced Viewer Analytics at National Religious Broadcasters Convention

Atlanta, GA., February 20, 2018 — Piksel Faith, a global provider of professional and managed services that helps faith-based organizations build and grow their digital media presence, will be unveiling a significantly enhanced and extended version of its viewer analytics platform at the National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) Convention in Nashville, Tennessee on Booth 137.

Carelink Achieves HSCN Stage 2 Compliance and Commences Migration of Existing Customers to the New Network

6 February 2017: Carelink, the UK healthcare managed infrastructure and network services business of Piksel Group today announced that it has successfully achieved Health and Social Care Network (HSCN) Stage 2 compliance as Consumer Network Services Provider (CNSP). The company will now commence migrating existing customers to the new network.

Piksel Demonstrates Commitment to Content Security with Digital Production Partnership Accreditation

York - Feb 7th 2018 - Piksel today announced that it has been awarded the Digital Production Partnership's Committed to Security mark for both Broadcast and Production environments. The certification is based on adherence to a checklist of security technologies, testing and best practices, and is designed to prevent content from falling into the hands of illegal distributors.

Avi Cohen Joins Piksel’s Board of Directors

York, United Kingdom — Jan 30, 2018 — Piksel, Inc., a global provider of professional and managed services underpinned by its state-of-the-art video platform, the Piksel Palette™, today announced that Avi Cohen has joined its board of directors.

Heathrow creates UK’s first Airport Amazon Alexa Skill

London, January 11th 2018 Heathrow and The Voyage Team develop Amazon Alexa Skill for live flight information service. Heathrow and The Voyage Team, a Piksel company, have launched a new Amazon Alexa Skill. The software will give Heathrow customers the opportunity to ask Alexa for live flight status information, gate updates and details on arrivals and departures.

Piksel Launches Fuse Publisher to Transform the Digital Supply Chain

York — Sept. 6th, 2017—Piksel today announced that it has launched a new product, Fuse Publisher, to allow broadcasters and service providers to consolidate complex digital supply chains when delivering broadcast and digital content.

The White Company selects The Retail Cloud Team, a Piksel Company, to support e-commerce platform and international growth plans

York, United Kingdom —June 28, 2017 —The Retail Cloud Team, a Piksel company, today announced that it has been selected by luxury lifestyle retailer The White Company to migrate, host and manage its e-commerce business.

Piksel Selects DLVR to Provide Global, Multi-CDN Optimization

DLVR Services Integrated into Piksel’s Offerings Increases QOE, Contains Delivery Costs Phoenix, AZ – Sept 11, 2017 – DLVR Inc, a leading video delivery optimization provider, today announced that Piksel, a global leader in building successful online video businesses, will be integrating DLVR’s services into their digital media offerings. DLVR provides internet video publishers a new way to take advantage of multiple CDNs, routing traffic to the best network based on DLVR’s real-time, individual stream optimization and the publisher’s business rules.

Piksel and Friend MTS announce new partnership

York, United Kingdom - May 3, 2017 - The global leader in building online video businesses, Piksel, and Friend MTS, the pioneer in the creation and provision of content protection services and anti-piracy solutions, have announced a new international partnership.

Gerry O’Sullivan joins Piksel Board of Directors

Joins recent appointee John Honeycutt to further deepen board level expertise York, United Kingdom —February 7, 2017—Piksel today announced that global media and entertainment executive Gerry O’Sullivan has been elected to Piksel’s board of directors.

Piksel research reveals broadcasters and content providers need to be more switched on to avoid the big switch off

Consumers spend an average of 16 minutes looking for something to watch 41% of consumers say program recommendations are hit and miss 38% of audiences switch off the TV if they can’t find good content 23% would choose a service provider based on quality of search and discovery NEW YORK, NY, 13 December 2016 – Viewers are spending too long on searching for good content, according to new consumer research commissioned by Piksel, a global leader in building successful online video businesses. The study, conducted by Censuswide, found that consumers spend an...

John Honeycutt Joins Piksel Board of Directors

CTO of Discovery Communications brings his senior executive experience to the board Reflects Piksel’s continued focus on leading the digitization of television New York, NY—November 8, 2016 — Piksel today announced that John Honeycutt, Chief Technology Officer of Discovery Communications, has been elected to Piksel’s board of directors.

Piksel solution takes search and discovery to the highest level with advanced metadata capabilities

Built on the foundation of the Piksel Palette, the new Fuse Metadata product consolidates and enriches metadata Piksel products demonstrate the success of a micro-services architecture approach as Palette takes centre stage at IBC 2016 NEW YORK, NY, July 27, 2016 – Piksel, a global leader in building successful online video businesses, is highlighting the newly launched Piksel Fuse Metadata™ solution at this year’s IBC show in Amsterdam.

Piksel Expands Operations in Malaga, Spain by 30%

Piksel experiences continued growth in Europe Malaga operations bolstered by expansion in both staff and office space NEW YORK, NY, Tuesday July 5, 2016 – Piksel, a global leader in building successful online video businesses, today announces the expansion of its operations in Malaga, Spain bringing the number of staff to 55 and increasing its office space by 30%.

Piksel Appoints Clive Malcher as VP Market Development

Ex-Channel 5 executive joins Piksel team to drive commercial growth in EMEA broadcast, telco and cable markets Malcher brings a wealth of industry experience to Piksel, garnered from 20-year career in digital and television NEW YORK, NY, Tuesday, June 28, 2016 – Piksel, a global leader in building successful online video businesses, today announces the appointment of Clive Malcher to the position of Vice President of Market Development. Malcher joins Piksel from British commercial television network Channel 5 where he was Head of Technology and Operations overseeing the technology strategy and implementation for their...

Piksel Partners With Dr. Oz to Launch JungoTV: New International Content OTT Service

JungoTV is first of its kind multi-language video content destination OTT service co-founded by television personality, Dr. Mehmet Oz Project highlights Piksel’s ability to support niche content aggregators and deliver video content to new and different markets with OTT-in-a-box product, Piksel Digital Showcase™ NEW YORK, NY, Thursday, June 9, 2016 – Piksel, a global leader in building successful online video businesses, together with JungoTV, announces the launch of a new international content OTT service, powered by Piksel Digital Showcase™. The multi-language entertainment destination will deliver language-specific video content to expatriate and...

Piksel top of the class with video stream of President Obama’s commencement address at Howard University watched in 81 countries

NEW YORK, NY, May 13, 2016 - Piksel, a global leader in building successful online video businesses, has successfully streamed Howard University’s 2016 Commencement ceremonies across the internet — including an address by President Barack Obama.

Piksel Strengthens Its Artificial Intelligence Machine Learning Expertise for Video Analysis With Lingospot Acquisition

Acquisition to help drive competitive advantage for Piksel online video customers Lingospot’s technology to add to micro-services architecture for video, the Piksel Palette™ Piksel Fuse™ Metadata complemented by Lingospot’s metadata extraction services NEW YORK, NY, Tuesday, May 10, 2016 – Piksel, a global leader in building successful online video businesses, today announces the acquisition of Lingospot to augment Piksel’s know-how in machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) for video. The acquisition adds Lingospot’s innovative metadata extraction services to the Piksel Palette™, cementing Piksel’s position as a champion for next generation video analysis...