Gear Up for the Hulu Live TV Launch in May 2017
Hulu is partnering with Amazon Web Services to provide a live television platform for their users.
In the Amazon Web Services Keynote from their recent New York event, Hulu describes their role with AWS. Start the clip at the 18:10 minute mark on YouTube for the recent developments from Hulu.
Amazon and Business Wire reported:
“Hulu is redefining the television experience for viewers and we have set the technical bar much higher by bringing live TV into the mix.” – Rafael Soltanovich, Vice President, Software development at Hulu
Large-scale tech companies have the revenue to invest in the server technology with AWS. Overall, server technology and security continues to be one of the largest growing fields in technology.
Hulu joins a growing list of media companies and broadcasters running their media supply chains and OTT delivery pipelines on AWS, including: Amazon Video, AOL, BBC, Channel 4, C-SPAN, Daily Voice, Discovery Communications, Flipboard, GoPro, Guardian News & Media, Hearst Corporation, LIONSGATE, NDTV, Netflix, News International, News UK, Newsweek, PBS, Simfy Africa, Sony DADC, SoundCloud, Spotify, Time Inc., and United Daily News.
Watch over the YouTube video to find out more on Hulu live television.