Codemill at the Web Summit: Swedish developers give modern media a boost

 

Dear Journalist,

The Enterprise Europe Network helps small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) make the most of business opportunities in the EU and beyond.

During this year’s Web Summit, taking place on 7-10 November in Lisbon, the Network will exhibit alongside some of the most innovative SMEs they have supported across Europe. The Swedish company Codemill is one such SMEs and will be showcasing their cutting-edge technology at the Summit.

The below success story of Codemill can be used for your coverage free of charge and copyright (entire version or its parts). Interviews with the entrepreneur can also be arranged upon your request (please contact: malgorzata.miazek@mostra.com). 

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Codemill: Swedish developers give modern media a boost

Video rules the internet these days and that puts pressure on modern media to push content out faster than ever before. Offering a helping hand to broadcasters, producers, media experts and others, Codemill has recently released Accurate Player; a browser-based video production platform.

Codemill is a Swedish IT company specialised in digital video technology. Their latest product, Accurate Player, features cutting edge HTML5 to support frame accurate playback on all browsers, multiple sound tracks, full annotation support, sub clipping and an ability to create high-resolution posters from video.

This year Accurate Player has featured at AWS Media Summit in Mumbai, New Delhi and Chennai in India and at IBC in Amsterdam, the leading tradeshow for professionals engaged in the delivery of broadcasting media and entertainment.

In collaboration with strategic partners Codemill has also designed media management and workflow systems that give raw footage an automatic quality control and monitor video performance online, attracting the Guardian and ITV to their list of clients.

They are now developing a video analysis software which uses algorithms to detect what is being said and making dialogue in videos searchable.

To help develop this idea, Codemill had teamed up with the Enterprise Europe Network who are helping them find opportunities outside of Sweden.

The Network previously helped the Swedish SME team up with a German research institute which earned them over EUR 100 000 in EU-funding from Horizon 2020. The money was awarded for developing a new type of shared online repository for intelligent video analysis applications.

‘The media trend is going towards even stronger demand for videos making our role more and more relevant,’

Rickard Lönneborg, CEO.

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About Enterprise Europe Network 2018

The Enterprise Europe Network, which celebrates its 10th anniversary this year, brings together around 600 business support organisations from more than 60 countries. Together, they offer small businesses advice and technical help to nurture their international ambitions, find business partners, and access funding and finance. 

The Network was launched by the European Commission in 2008. Over the past 10 years, the Network supported 2.6 million SMEs across Europe, providing information services and training sessions. Over 9,500 SMEs received guidance to take their innovation to market, while over 230,000 SMEs participated in brokerage events held by the Network, and over 415,000 SMEs benefited from tailored business advice. 

This support is crucial for Europe’s economy. New companies mean new jobs and new products on the market, and early targeted support to help small businesses is a crucial investment in the future. The Enterprise Europe Network is a key instrument in the EU’s strategy to boost growth and jobs. 

For more information on the Enterprise Europe Network: een.ec.europa.eu 

For more information on Web Summit: websummit.com