The Science

Our teams are comprised of tenured experts with a focus on precision and academic integrity. We have written the papers that define the streaming industry and our technology is exact, our data is exceptional, and our innovation is proven.  Understanding how to leverage the internet as a mass-scale video transport medium has positioned Conviva to be the architect of great streaming experiences.

The Patents

The Academic Papers

Big Data and Cloud Computing

Dr. Stoica’s research group at the University of California, Berkeley has done pioneering research on building large-scale, real-time cluster computing frameworks, and on enabling multiple frameworks such as Hadoop and Hypertable, to seamlessly share the same cluster.

A Common Substrate for Cluster Computing

Resilient Distributed Datasets: A Fault-Tolerant Abstraction for In-Memory Cluster Computing

Improving MapReduce Performance in Heterogeneous Environments

Shark: SQL and Rich Analytics at Scale


Scalable Management and Delivery Systems

Dr. Zhang’s End System Multicast (ESM) research group at Carnegie Mellon pioneered the overlay multicast architecture and techniques to support scalable internet video streaming. The award-winning Ph.D. dissertation of Dr. Ion Stoica, co-founder and chief technical officer, pioneered the first scalable architecture to manage quality of service states in a distributed networking environment.

Chord: A Scalable Peer-to-Peer Lookup Protocol for Internet Applications

Stateless Core: A Scalable Approach for Quality of Service in the Internet

Early Experience with an Internet Broadcast System Based on Overlay Multicast

The Impact of DHT Routing Geometry on Resilience and Proximity


Viewer Experience Optimization

Our award-winning teams of engineers and scientists have discovered and validated the need for a preemptive viewer experience optimization tool that quantifies and validates video quality impact on viewer engagement.

Impact of Delivery Ecosystem Variability and Diversity on Internet Video Quality

Service Disciplines for Packet-Switching Integrated-Services Networks

Improving Fairness, Efficiency and Stability in HTTP-Based Adaptive Video Streaming with Festive

The Awards

50 leaders of the pack streaming media
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1 - Content Innovation Awards 2017
3 - TV Connect Shortlisted 2017
8 - VideoNet-Connected-TV-Award 2016
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