Haivision’s Free SRT Player for Remote and At-Home Workflows Now Available for Android and iOS Users
Montreal, Canada – January 13, 2021 – Haivision (TSX: HAI), a leading global provider of mission-critical, real-time video streaming and networking solutions, continues to drive IP video transformation and SRT adoption with the latest release of its award-winning Haivision Play Pro app, now available for use on Android mobile devices, enabling remote broadcast video workflows.
Haivision Play Pro is a free mobile app that enables users to securely play or stream live low latency video over SRT from anywhere. SRT (Secure Reliable Transport), originally developed and open sourced by Haivision, is a widely-adopted video streaming protocol supported by more than 450 video solution providers across the video streaming, broadcast and cloud markets.
Since its release, Haivision Play Pro has quickly become a critical component in IP video workflows and is relied upon by thousands of users around the globe to securely play and stream live SRT feeds from anywhere over the internet. Recently recognized as the winner of the 2020 NAB Show Product of the Year Award in the remote production category, the iOS and Android Haivision Play Pro app is an essential tool in remote workflows. The app is used by broadcast engineers, producers, directors, executives, and on-air talent working in the field or remotely from home to easily and securely monitor contribution streams, return, and teleprompter feeds as well as to contribute SRT video streams directly from mobile devices.
“Haivision Play Pro has been a momentous accelerator to the adoption of SRT and IP workflows worldwide,” said Peter Maag, CMO and EVP Strategic Partnerships, Haivision. “For broadcasters and developers who need to securely play or stream live IP video feeds, we’re bringing the reliability, security, and ultra-low latency of SRT streaming to mobile devices for anyone to use, anywhere with an internet connection.”
Haivision is a leading global provider of mission-critical, real-time video streaming and networking solutions. Our connected cloud and intelligent edge technologies enable organizations globally to engage audiences, enhance collaboration, and support decision making. We provide high quality, low latency, secure, and reliable live video at a global scale. Haivision open sourced its award-winning SRT low latency video streaming protocol and founded the SRT Alliance to support its adoption. Awarded an Emmy® for Technology and Engineering from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Haivision continues to fuel the future of IP video transformation. Founded in 2004, Haivision is headquartered in Montreal and Chicago with offices, sales, and support located throughout the Americas, Europe, and Asia. Learn more at haivision.com.