- Created on Thursday, 26 April 2012 08:00
Qumu Receives Positive Rating in Leading Analyst Firm’s MarketScope Report
San Bruno, Ca, April 27, 2012 - Qumu, www.qumu.com, the leading business video platform provider and a Rimage company (NASDAQ: RIMG), today announced that Qumu received a Positive rating in Gartner’s report entitled “MarketScope for Video Content Management and Delivery.”1
Gartner defines the video content management and delivery market as: "Software, appliances or software as a service (SaaS) intended to manage and facilitate the delivery of one-to-any on-demand video across Internet protocols.” Qumu’s Video Control Center is available as software, hardened appliance, or in the Cloud and received a Positive rating for this breadth of offering and other key features. In order to be included in the MarketScope, companies were evaluated based on the following criteria:
• Business model
• Customer experience
• Offering (product strategy)
• Overall viability (business unit, financial, strategy, organization)
• Market understanding
• Sales strategy
“We believe Gartner’s Positive rating reaffirms our position in the market and our ability to provide customers with flexible solutions for all their video communications needs, inside and outside the firewall, on mobile devices, and delivered as software, appliances, or in the Cloud,” said Ray Hood, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Qumu.
Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
Qumu, Inc., a Rimage company based in San Bruno, California, is the leading business video platform provider, empowering organizations to better engage and inspire employees, improve productivity, and reduce costs. Video is pervasive - it appears in all business applications and is consumed on all devices. The largest Global 1000 companies depend on Qumu's video platform to capture, manage, and distribute live and on-demand content with total reliability and security. Regardless of audience size, viewer device, or network configuration, Qumu simply makes video work. Only Qumu delivers the Freedom to work with existing infrastructure; the Power to reach everyone; and the Control to do it right.
About Rimage Corporation
Founded in 1978, Rimage Corporation (NASDAQ: RIMG) helps businesses deliver digital content directly and securely to their customers, employees, and partners. Rimage's Qumu business is a leader in the rapidly growing enterprise video communications market. Rimage's Signal online publishing platform automatically pushes secure mobile content to nearly any mobile device or computer. Qumu and Signal, in combination with Rimage's world-class CD, DVD and Blu-ray-DiscTM publishing solutions, enable businesses to securely deliver their videos, documents, audio files and images in today's multi-platform, multi-device world. Rimage supplies thousands of customers in North America, Europe and Asia with industry-leading solutions that increase engagement, collaboration and control. Additional information can be found at www.rimagecorp.com.
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