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Zype Playout Wins a NAB Product of the Year Award for B2B Streaming at NAB Show 2019

By Chris Bassolino on April 15, 2019

NEW YORK, April 15, 2019 -- Zype (, the leader in video content management and distribution infrastructure, today announced it received a 2019 NAB Product of the Year Award in the B2B Streaming category for Zype Playout which enables IP-based linear channel distribution. The award was presented at the NAB Show in Las Vegas on April 10.

“We are honored to accept this award from the NAB Show for Zype Playout, a significant innovation for the market,” said Ed Laczynski, CEO of Zype. “The community at NAB Show recognizes the need for better technology solutions for B2B streaming initiatives and Zype provides enterprises with the infrastructure and tools needed to build and manage video products and services in a complex and fragmented video ecosystem.”

The 2019 NAB Show Product of the Year Awards recognizes the most significant and promising new products and technologies being exhibited at the Show. It is an independently judged awards program recognizing product innovation.

Playout helps video product teams navigate the challenging linear live broadcasting landscape and grow their distribution footprint. It empowers VidOps teams to quickly build and launch broadcast-quality linear live IP-based streams using their existing video libraries. Zype Playout offers easy-to-use workflows for transforming playlists of videos into IP-delivered linear live streams, including slate and ad timing management, as well as scheduling, packaging, and broadcasting linear channels for distribution. To learn more about this award-winning solution, please visit:

Zype presented and exhibited at NAB Show earlier this week, sharing video strategies for product managers and engineers to distribute and monetize video content. Zype also provided demonstrations of its latest solution, Zype Playout at the event.

About Zype

Zype empowers video operations teams to build amazing direct-to-consumer video streaming services across the web, mobile, connected TV, and social media. Zype provides the most powerful and reliable cloud-based video content management and distribution infrastructure, with leading-edge monetization options, business analytics, automation, and integrations with thousands of SaaS applications.

Founded in 2014 and headquartered in New York, NY. Zype is a privately held company with over 180 customers worldwide. For more information, visit

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