The Readers’ Choice Awards are selected each year by the readers of Streaming Media magazine and The process began with more than 300 nominees, and during the course of 6 weeks of voting, readers selected their favorite nominees in 26 categories.
Here are the 2013 RCA winners:

Cellular Bonding Solution
Teradek Bond II

Closed Captioning Solution

Cloud Encoding/ Transcoding Service
Akamai Technologies Sola Vision Transcoding Services

Content Delivery Network
Akamai Sola Sphere

Desktop Video Editing Software
Adobe Premiere Pro CC

DRM/Access Control Solution
Adobe Primetime

Education Video Platform
Kaltura Video Platform

Encoding Software
Elemental Technologies Elemental Live

Enterprise Video Platform
Brightcove Video Cloud

Field Encoder
Teradek VidiU

Hardware Encoder (On-Demand)
Elemental Technologies Elemental Server

Hardware Encoder (Live)
Cisco AnyRes Live

Live Video Platform

Media & Entertainment Video Platform
Adobe Primetime

Media Server
Wowza Media Server

Elemental Technologies Elemental Live

Multi-Language Solution
RealNetworks Helix Multi-Track

Portable Live Streaming Appliance
Blackmagic Design ATEM Television Studio

Reporting & Analytics Platform
Akamai Technologies Sola Analytics

Search & Discovery Platform
Digitalsmiths Seamless Discovery

Transparent Video Caching Solution
Cisco Systems VDS-TC

Video Advertising Management Platform
Adobe Primetime

Video Advertising Network

Video Switcher/Mixer
NewTek TriCaster

Webcasting/Presentation Solution (On-Prem)
Telestream Wirecast

Webcasting/Presentation Solution (Cloud)
Brainshark, Inc. SlideShark

Read the article online at’-Choice-Winners-93285.aspx and look for the wrap-up article in the December issue of Streaming Media.