October 10, 2018: StreamingMedia.com  released its authoritative list of the most important companies in the online video industry, the ones leading us into the future.

SSIMWAVE was selected to the list of 50 companies doing the most important and innovative work in online video today by the publication’s panel of 5 streaming media experts. Read Streaming Media Top 50 introduction to learn more about how the list was created.

On pairing the list down from 100 to 50, Eric Schumacher-Rasmussen, Streaming Media VP and editor-in-chief, said, “Consumers can only subscribe to so many video services; more and more big broadcasters and telcos are bringing technology in-house via microservices and virtualization; and enterprises video is table stakes. So we decided to take our most challenging task of each year—picking the most important, innovative, and interesting companies in the online video space—and make it even harder.”

“The goal? To provide our readers with a list of the cream of the crop, the companies that are here today and won’t be gone tomorrow.”

– Eric Schumacher-Rasmussen, VP and Editor-in-Chief

“We are honoured to be recognized for our viewer intelligent products that are helping companies accurately measure, manage and optimize the viewing experience of videos streamed over the internet,” says SSIMWAVE CEO, Dr. Abdul Rehman. “We are proud to be recognized for our work by Streaming Media’s expert panel. We’d like to congratulate the other companies on the list and look forward to advancing the industry even further.”