Skytide enables leading content delivery and digital media providers to precisely measure and optimize the performance of their streaming video businesses.
Our out-of-the-box reporting & analytics applications are built on top of Skytide’s patented platform architecture, which processes massive amounts of highly diverse data and quickly turns it into actionable insights.
Skytide Insight for Content Delivery Networks uses server-side log data to provide CDNs and IP video networks – and their customers and business partners – with deep insight into streaming media performance.
Skytide for Video Players uses client-side log data captured directly from the video player, enabling a detailed understanding of quality of service (QoS) and viewer engagement metrics.
Skytide is a privately held, venture-backed company founded in 2004 and headquartered in Oakland, California. Customers include: Accenture subsidiary, Origin Digital; British Telecom, Cisco; Clear Channel Communications; Comcast subsidiary, thePlatform; IBM; MTV Networks, Qwest and Telstra.
Skytide is notable because its software is facilitating the trend by telecommunications service providers (TSPs) to operate their own content delivery networks (CDNs),in an effort to generate additional revenue from the increasing volume of video flowing over their broadband networks.