Blackbird is available to anyone with a browser, anywhere in the world, even with very low bandwidth.
Blackbird will demonstrate its cloud video platform to visitors at the Google Cloud Partner Pavilion during the IBC conference and exhibition in Amsterdam.
Running on Google Cloud, Blackbird delivers efficient cloud video workflow performance.
Ranking as one of the fastest video clipping, editing and distribution platform on the market, Blackbird provides rapid access to live and non-live content for the creation of clips and highlights to multiple devices and platforms including web, broadcast, OTT and social (Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Twitch).
Blackbird drives awareness, engagement and reach for brands in the sports, esports, news, entertainment and enterprise sectors – as well as delivering significant content monetisation opportunities. Easy to learn and use, Blackbird is available to anyone with a browser, anywhere in the world, even with very low bandwidth.
Commenting on the partnership, Ian McDonough, CEO of Blackbird, said: “Google Cloud and Blackbird working closely together on solutions for the sports, news and entertainment industries delivers enormous productivity gains for companies. Using Google Cloud’s industry-leading infrastructure, Blackbird enables media partners to rapidly clip and professionally edit content. Blackbird’s Google Cloud implementation also delivers efficient publishing to multiple destinations directly through the cloud, without the need for download. We look forward to meeting prospective customers at IBC and showing them how our combined solutions can work best for them.”