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Fraunhofer FOKUS joins Greening of Streaming

Greening of Streaming - ( - a not for profit members organisation focussing the streaming industry on developing joined-up engineering strategies to reduce energy waste in the delivery infrastructure - today welcomes Fraunhofer FOKUS as a new member.

The Berlin-based Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems FOKUS is an internationally renowned research institute in the area of information and communication technology. Emphasis is on applied research to facilitate digital transformation. Since 1988, Fraunhofer FOKUS supports commercial enterprises and public administration in shaping the digital transformation through research services ranging from requirements analysis to consulting, feasibility studies, technology development right up to prototypes and pilots. Fraunhofer FOKUS develops future web and media technologies to offer intelligent services and applications. The team of visionaries combines creativity and innovation with their technical expertise for the creation of interactive media. These technologies enable smart personalization and support future web functionalities on various platforms from diverse domains. Fraunhofer FOKUS is actively participating and contributing to various standardization activities including CTA WAVE, DASH-IF, W3C and HbbTV.

As a leading applied research organization in Europe, Fraunhofer is at the forefront of cutting-edge technology providing the most excellent innovations and technical solutions to their customers and partners worldwide. Following this vision, they want to address the emerging challenges for a more environmentally friendly, sustainable, and carbon-reduced future of digital media and video streaming, to finally shape them in line with their climate goals.

Robert Seeliger, DAI Lead and Senior Expert New Media, who will lead the Fraunhofer Greening of Streaming activities, noted: “We are pleased to join Greening of Streaming as one of the most relevant forums for the global streaming and video tech industry addressing the environmental impact of internet delivered media. Supporting and driving the LESS accord through our research and technical innovations is our commitment to define a more sustainable and energy efficient streaming supply chain..”

Dom Robinson, Founder of Greening of Streaming added "Fraunhofer FOKUS is extremely well known in the industry and their skill with research will be invaluable to our membership. We warmly welcome them and look forward to their contribution and insights in our working groups! Welcome Fraunhofer FOKUS!!"

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