Five Ways to Achieve OTT Video Success

Over the top (OTT) video offers an over-the-top opportunity and challenge. Are you ready? At Evergent, we offer five customer experience considerations that will make building your OTT video successful.

  1. Keep it simple
  2. Price it right
  3. Personalize anyway you can
  4. Make it accessible
  5. Build in flexibility from the get go

Read the full article: Top 5 Considerations when building an OTT

150 and Counting

Evergent is growing, fast, thanks to rapid growth in global TVE and OTT video services. We reached another milestone – we are now 150-strong with a great management team and talented engineering, development and customer support staff. Not only have we expanded our worldwide executive team, but we’ve beefed up our client-facing development staff, allowing us to even better serve our customers needs.

Evergent in the news: “50 Fastest Growing Companies of the Year 2017”

Evergent: Enabling business success for video service providers

Evergent is working towards transforming the market by providing cloud-based subscriber and partner management solutions for OTT video service providers. The existing ERP, and operations and business support systems were not flexible and took long to implement. The video service providers need a new class of business management system to thrive in the marketplace, and Evergent provided them with its carrier grade Cloud Business Management Suite, available in private and public cloud configurations.

Read the full article in the Silicon Review May 2017 issue.

Paul Finster Joins Executive Leadership Team of Evergent Technologies, Inc. to Support Global Expansion

Only one month after announcing an expansion world-wide, Evergent announces further key talent added to Executive team 

SUNNYVALE, CA, May 10, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Evergent Technologies, Inc. (http://www.evergent.com), a leading digital video commerce company, today announced the appointment of Paul Finster, Senior Vice President, Global Solutions to the firm's executive leadership team along with the formation of a Los Angeles office.

Paul Finster joins Evergent from Accenture where he served as Head of North American solutions architecture and managed projects at AT&T, Microsoft, CenturyLink, Rogers, and Turner among others. Prior to that, he was Head of OTT solutions for Ericsson.  In this global role, he drove innovation and business expansion with a special focus in Asia while living in Hong Kong.  Paul has more than 20 years’ experience in developing and deploying end-to-end media delivery platforms. As Evergent's SVP of Global Solutions he oversees technical sales, solution architecture, integration services, program delivery, and Evergent's developer program. 

 

“Evergent is entering an exciting, rapid scale-up phase as a result of the strong value proposition we offer to our partners and clients. More and more mainstream media businesses are turning to Evergent for our carrier-grade, agile time-to-market, deep functionality, and the most cost competitive cloud-based BSS/CRM solution on the market," said Evergent CEO Vijay Sajja. "As we grow, it's important that Evergent continues to deliver state of the art solutions that reflect the voice of our customers and partners while also building on, and improving, the distinctive capabilities we offer. To that end, the appointment of Paul is an example of our ongoing commitment to invest in world-class leaders to lead important domains of our business.” 

 

Paul holds an M.S. from NYU's Stern School of Business and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University.  He is also certified in the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe).

About Evergent
Evergent is the leading global provider of cloud-based subscriber and partner management solutions that enable success for cloud video service providers. Evergent’s carrier grade cloud-based software enables video service providers to generate more revenue, delight customers and partners and run their back-office efficiently. Evergent’s customers include leading carriers such as AT&T, Airtel, SingTel and T-Mobile, and leading media companies such as FOX and Sony Entertainment Television. Evergent is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, and has offices across the United States in Austin, Los Angeles, and Denver, and in India, Singapore and Mexico.

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Evergent Experience Rapid Growth in Global OTT Video Subscription Services – Expands Worldwide Team

SUNNYVALE, CA – April 10, 2017 -Evergent Technologies, Inc is pleased to announce the addition of key personnel, across the company to meet the demands of our exponential growth in OTT and cloud video user management services as seen in 2017. We welcome the following new team members;

Charles Breed as Senior Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Business Development. Charles, reports to the CEO and will be responsible for the leadership of Revenue, Marketing, Partnerships and Corporate Development. Charles has a strong technical background in payments and comes to Evergent from Vindicia/Amdocs and has held executive positions at Cisco, Symantec, and SAP.

Craig Barberich as the Global Head of Partnerships & Alliance at Evergent. Craig is a proven entrepreneur, executive leader and has success building and scaling disruptive digital solutions for large global markets. Craig is a recognized leader in his field of OTT Video Services, Digital Monetization Strategies, SAAS, Sales, Partnerships, Products, Innovation. Craig joins the executive team at Evergent after several years at Zuora and prior held executive positions at both Adobe and Macromedia.

Lisa Gantman. Director of Partner Programs is a welcome addition to Evergent, tasked to increase our brand awareness and content to make our partners successful. Lisa has years of experience as a Program manager developing and leading successful programs for the Symantec e-commerce portal that generated $2.3 billion in annual revenue. Lisa is well versed in Change Management, Metrics, Project Roadmaps and the best practice to ensure fast time-to-market for new innovation.

And most important is the growth of our engineering team. Evergent added 20 resources to its engineering team over the last 6 months and is on track to hire over 30 new resources during the next 12 months. This has required the team to expand office space and take over three floors at our Hyderabad location.

About Evergent
Evergent is the leading global provider of cloud-based subscriber and partner management solutions that enable success for cloud video service providers. Evergent’s carrier grade cloud-based software enables video service providers to generate more revenue, delight customers and partners and run their back-office efficiently. Evergent’s customers include leading carriers such as SingTel and T-Mobile, and leading media companies such as FOX Latin America and Sony Entertainment Television. Evergent is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, and has offices in Austin, Texas, Denver, Colorado, Hyderabad, India, Singapore and Mexico City, Mexico.



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