SAN MATEO, C.A. – July 10, 2013 – Conviva, the global leader in preemptive video stream optimization and big data video analytics technologies, today announced that it has been named one of the top private companies in the world. The annualAlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Companiescompetition recognizes the most exciting private companies that are demonstrating significant market traction and pursuing game-changing technologies.

Conviva was chosen for this honor by the AlwaysOn editorial team, industry leaders and experts from around the globe for its efforts to push the boundaries on streaming quality by preemptively and seamlessly solving the possibility of buffering and stuttering, providing the ideal viewer experience. The distinction marks Conviva’s second consecutive Global 250 win, which speaks to Conviva’s continued dedication to innovation and leading position within real-time big data processing and video streaming optimization control.”

“The companies on this year’s AlwaysOn Global 250 represent the highest-growth opportunities in today’s private company marketplace,” said Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. “These companies are not only providing the space to develop daring, indispensable applications for a growing an increasingly mobile universe, they’re making sure that everyone has their information, data, media, and apps whenever and wherever they happen to be. The innovations these companies are developing go beyond consumer, beyond business enterprise – it’s the future, in the palm of your hand, on your desktop, in your car.”

“Conviva is honored to receive this award from AlwaysOn and to be recognized as a technology innovator committed to improving the digital video media space,” explained Hui Zhang, CEO of Conviva. “We are dedicated to providing the best online viewer experience on all screens.”

Conviva takes preemptive action to ensure a quality experience for each and every viewer, strengthening brand profitability through its stream optimization technology, Precision Video.

Its analytics offering, Insights, provides content owners and publishers the most detailed look into the Quality of Experience (QoE) of every single viewer accessing their content. By focusing on and improving the individual viewer’s video quality, viewers watch longer and return more often. Conviva’s 2013 Viewer Experience Report reveals that viewers with a buffer-free experience and high picture quality watch 250% longer.

Conviva and the Global 250 winners will be honored at the Silicon Valley Innovation Summit July 23 – 24, 2013 at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA. A full list of Global 250 winners can be found on the AlwaysOn website at:


About Conviva

Conviva is the global leader in preemptive video stream optimization and viewer analytics, ensuring the best viewing experience for leading media brands. By providing an ideal experience without buffering and stuttering, Conviva keeps viewers watching and increases engagement and monetization. Our clients include the world’s leading media, sports and entertainment brands including HBO, ESPN, VEVO, MLB, NBCU, Virgin Media, and BSkyB. Conviva is based in Silicon Valley, with offices in New York and London. For more information visit To download Conviva’s 2013 Viewer Experience Report visit


About AlwaysOn

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