Varnish Software joins Streaming Video Alliance

Newest member brings content delivery and caching expertise to global organization

Los Angeles, CA – November 19, 2020 – Varnish Software, a pioneer in high-performance content delivery, has today announced that it has joined the Streaming Video Alliance. Formed in 2014, the Alliance is a global technical association dedicated to addressing critical challenges in streaming video.

Varnish Software joins more than 80 other members – including content rights holders, network operators, OTT platforms, technology vendors and service providers – which together are working to help improve the video streaming experience on a global scale.

In joining the Alliance, Varnish Software brings years of experience in the streaming sector including developing a unique approach to caching – a technology which plays a key role in improving content streaming. Varnish Software’s caching technology is designed and optimized for high-traffic, high-volume environments; just the kind of challenging ecosystem content providers must navigate today.

Varnish Software’s experience working with global broadcast sector players and its deep technical knowledge of powering content delivery will inform its active role in the Streaming Video Alliance. By participating in technical groups and engaging in meetings, Varnish Software will help further development of content streaming technologies, drive revenue for the sector and improve the end user experience for millions of viewers.

“The Alliance represents the great and the good of the broadcast industry, including both legacy companies and emerging names. It’s this mix of perspectives and technical expertise that make the work of the Alliance so important,” said Espen Braastad, VP Engineering, Varnish Software.

“This year in particular has highlighted the crucial role that high-quality content streaming experiences play in the lives of us all, from enjoying entertainment to ensuring communication and togetherness of remotely-dispersed workforces,” added Braastad. “Unity across the entire streaming ecosystem is now more important than ever, and we look forward to working closely with Alliance members into 2021 and beyond.”


About Varnish Software

Varnish Software’s powerful caching technology helps the world’s biggest content providers deliver lightning-fast web and streaming experiences for huge audiences, without downtime or loss of performance.

Founded in 2010, Varnish Software has offices in Oslo, Stockholm, London, Singapore, New York, Los Angeles, and Paris. For more information, please visit


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