VitalStream, Inc., based in Irvine, California, was formed to provide services to customers wishing to broadcast audio and video content and other communications over the Internet. The Company's unique mix of services and technology enables customers to focus on their core business by outsourcing complex streaming and hosting functions to VitalStream.
VitalStream offers customers a full range of services including media streaming, managed servers, web hosting and other consulting services. Digital broadcasting services include pay-per-view, on-demand streaming, live-event streaming, and encoding services (through Partners). VitalStream's managed hosting services enable customers to outsource their IT department at a significant cost savings. Other services include shared hosting and colocation. All services are backed up by a dedicated 24x7x365 support team.
The Founding Team
Jack Waterman, CEO
Phil Kaplan, Founder and President
2006: Acquired by Internap (NASD:INAP) for over $200 Million.
The Initial Sprout
Powerful global network optimized for video distribution at a time when most networks were not competitive here.