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Company Overview

About SeaChange

 

SeaChange Video

For 25 years, SeaChange has pioneered solutions to help video providers across the globe manage and monetize their content. We are passionate about video, and are excited about the opportunities for innovation in advanced video services, especially in viewer experience personalization. By leveraging SeaChange solutions to drive increasingly personalized experiences to viewers, our customers can gain and retain viewers, reduce churn, and improve the monetization potential of their video business.

As the video industry rapidly evolves to meet the “anytime, anywhere” demands of today’s viewers, SeaChange’s comprehensive content, business, advertising, and experience management solutions provide a mature, cloud-enabled, any-network platform of scalable core capabilities that video service providers, broadcasters, content owners and brand advertisers need to create the personalized, indivisual™ experiences that drive viewer engagement and monetization.

 

The History of SeaChange

  1. 1993

    SeaView (later SeaChange) Technology, Inc. is founded in Massachusetts.

  2. 1994

    The company ships the first digital ad insertion system to Time Warner Manhattan.

  3. 1996

    MediaCluster is introduced; an initial public offering is made on the NASDAQ.

  4. 1997

    IPC Interactive, Horizon Systems are purchased.

  5. 1998

    SeaChange ITV System for video-on-demand is unveiled.

  6. 1999

    MediaCluster is awarded a patent; Digital Video Arts, Ltd. is acquired.

  7. 2001

    SeaChange wins an Emmy Award for MediaCluster.

  8. 2002

    New Broadcast MediaLibrary, High-Definition video-on-demand products debut.

  9. 2004

    SeaChange wins second Emmy Award. ZQ Interactive is purchased.

  10. 2005

    SeaChange acquires Liberate Technologies’ non-U.S. business and On Demand.

  11. 2005

    Virgin Media Launches VOD.

  12. 2006

    World’s first dynamic VOD advertising system launched.

  13. 2007

    On Demand Deutschland is launched to German markets.

  14. 2008

    SeaChange acquires Mobix.

  15. 2009

    TiVo alliance with SeaChange to integrate VOD into TiVo DVR.

  16. 2009

    SeaChange IPTV deploys across India with BSNL and MTNL.

  17. 2009

    MediaServer 1000 launches.

  18. 2009

    SeaChange acquires eventIS.

  19. 2010

    VividLogic is acquired.

  20. 2010

    Launches first multiscreen video service.

  21. 2010

    SeaChange debuts Adrenaline.

  22. 2011

    Debuts VividLogic tru2way software on Technicolor set-top.

  23. 2012

    Rogers Communications launches first dynamic mid-roll ad insertion in North America.

  24. 2013

    SeaChange wins third Emmy Award.

  25. 2013

    Celebrates 20 years in service to the television industry.

  26. 2014

    SeaChange acquires Timeline Labs.

  27. 2014

    Rave OTT platform introduced, BBC lead customer.

  28. 2016

    SeaChange acquires DCC Labs for CPE software.

  29. 2016

    Cable Onda selects Adrenalin and AssetFlow.

  30. 2017

    Midco deploys Adrenalin and AssetFlow.

  31. 2017

    Quickline TV leverages SeaChange for Personalization.

  32. 2017

    Blue Ridge Communications bases OTT plans on Adrenalin.

  33. 2017

    Partner TV launches OTT service on Adrenalin.

  34. 2017

    Liberty Global selects SeaChange for One Back Office.

  35. 2018

    SeaChange monetizes Layer 3 investment, continues financial turnaround.

  36. 2018

    SeaChange reinvents itself: New logo, new branding, focus on personalization.

  37. 2018

    SeaChange Celebrates 25 Years of Video Excellence!