Penthera

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Penthera provides video software technology for television networks and content distributors. The Company develops and deploys software products facilitating the delivery of TV shows, movies and other video content over wireless networks to mobile devices. It enables network providers, content owners, network operators, device manufacturers and other entities to deliver media content securely and verifiably to their customers and employees.

TypePrivate
Founded2005
HQNew York, US
Websitepenthera.com

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2019)25

Key People/Management at Penthera

Michael Willner

Michael Willner

President and CEO
Joshua Pressnell

Joshua Pressnell

Chief Technology Officer
Daniel Taitz

Daniel Taitz

President, COO
Adam Berger

Adam Berger

Co-Founder and Senior Advisor
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Penthera Office Locations

Penthera has an office in New York
New York, US (HQ)
Americas Tower, 5th Floor
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Penthera Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2005

Penthera total Funding

$18.2 m

Penthera latest funding size

$6 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Penthera investors

Penthera's latest funding round in October 2017 was reported to be $6 m. In total, Penthera has raised $18.2 m
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Penthera Online and Social Media Presence

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Penthera Blogs

The 3 Best Takeaways from NAB 2019

By: Jeanne SachsLast week’s event in Las Vegas was my second time attending the Streaming Summit at NAB, having first attended its New York counterpart last fall. While I thought the content at the New York event was good, this second round in Las Vegas was even better — and more chock full of insig…

5 Huge Ways Streaming Audiences Have Changed Since 2018

You probably already know that streaming video viewers are frustrated whenever their video lags, buffers, or encounters any issue that impedes their watching. But you may be surprised to learn that in 2019, these kinds of frustrations are actually on the rise.Our latest research on mobile streaming …

Small User Experience Issues Can Become Big Problems In Mobile Video

By: Josh Pressnell, CTO, PentheraThough Netflix has blazed a trail in terms of what viewers watch these days, the company also has a sterling reputation for its user experience, and how consumers watch. Features like its “Smart Download,” recently rolled out for iOS devices, help ensure that viewers…

3 Ways to Perfect the Kids OTT User Experience

The kids OTT space is becoming increasingly competitive. Giants like Netflix, Amazon, and Disney are investing in children’s entertainment, while smaller players like Hopster, PlayKids, and ToonGoogles are also offering kid-specific streamable video. To stand out in the growing market, these video p…

Top Holiday Movies You Can Watch on the Go

By: Megan FullagarIt seems that nowadays, dealing with holiday travel stress has become a rite of passage. Whether you’re jumping on a plane to head home, taking a cross-country road trip, or even just making the trek on public transit, there’s a ton of planning and stress that goes into traveling f…

2018 Streaming Behavior Insights From 10 Different Countries

Penthera recently released the results from our 2018 International Streaming Behavior Survey. The survey queried 300 people, ages 18–50, in each of 10 countries about their consumption habits and attitudes towards streaming and download technology. The countries surveyed were Mexico, Brazil, Colombi…
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Penthera Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Penthera founded?

    Penthera was founded in 2005.

  • Who are Penthera key executives?

    Penthera's key executives are Michael Willner, Joshua Pressnell and Daniel Taitz.

  • How many employees does Penthera have?

    Penthera has 25 employees.

  • Who are Penthera competitors?

    Competitors of Penthera include Kaltura, Ooyala and TVU Networks.

  • Where is Penthera headquarters?

    Penthera headquarters is located at Americas Tower, 5th Floor, New York.

  • Where are Penthera offices?

    Penthera has an office in New York.

  • How many offices does Penthera have?

    Penthera has 1 office.