Telestream has acquired Sherpa Digital Media, a live event hosting and distribution platform used worldwide by Fortune 500 companies and others to deliver content to their customers, employees and members. Sherpa Digital Media has built its platform to manage virtual events at any scale reliably and with a high degree of security.
“Sherpa Digital Media has built a solid platform that many rely on to broadcast their interactive live events, and we intend to continue its development to expand into new areas such as the use of our product. Wirecast to produce events distributed on the platform “, comments Dan Castles, CEO of Telestream.
The comprehensive live and on-demand events platform allows customers to create live events and webinars with just a few clicks. The platform includes breakout rooms, video hosting, marketing automation integration, secure streaming, personalized appearance, and the ability to scale to hundreds of thousands of viewers.
“The Sherpa team are very excited to join Telestream and look forward to contributing to continued growth as well as venturing into new markets by leveraging the strength of Wirecast and the rest of the solutions portfolio. of Telestream, ”said Mark Strathdee, CEO of Sherpa Digital Media.
Sherpa Digital Media is a privately held company based in the San Francisco Bay Area that has served customers with their streaming platform for 10 years. The team, initially based in the San Francisco Bay Area, also includes a remote workforce that will be fully integrated into the Telestream family. Existing customers can expect to see additional resources deployed to support the platform worldwide.