Adobe and Microsoft announced today that they have teamed up to deliver the complete NBC 2014 Winter Olympics coverage from the cloud. NBC Sports will be sending nearly high-def, and On-Demand streams live from the games in Russia. Microsoft of course will be leveraging their Windows Azure Media Services as the backbone to publish and stream the video and Adobe will be providing their Primetime TV publishing and monetization platform. Read the full details here.
While most never would believe that high resolution, high bandwidth video would ever be able to make it into the cloud, yet two technology titan’s have teamed up to make it happen and will deliver the full Winter Olympics to the Cloud.