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CORRECTING and REPLACING Radio Kerry Selects Mirror Image as Exclusive Provider of Live Audio Broadcast Streaming

Third paragraph, first sentence of release dated August 20, 2014, should read: “Radio Kerry required a reliable audio streaming partner that could provide the performance and scalability to meet increasing traffic demands from our 84,000+ weekly listeners, which recently surpassed 5.5 terabytes,” said Trevor Galvin, Engineering and IT Manager, Radio Kerry. (instead of “Radio Kerry required a reliable audio streaming partner that could provide the performance and scalability to meet increasing traffic demands from our 84,000+ daily listeners, which recently surpassed 5.5 terabytes,” said Trevor Galvin, Engineering and IT Manager, Radio Kerry.).

The corrected release reads: 

RADIO KERRY SELECTS MIRROR IMAGE AS EXCLUSIVE PROVIDER OF LIVE AUDIO BROADCAST STREAMING

Ireland-Based News Radio Broadcast Station Leverages Mirror Image Audio Streaming Service for Desktop and Mobile Listeners

Mirror Image®, the leading Dynamic Delivery Network (DDN) that enables global organizations to deliver content more intelligently, today announced it has been selected by Radio Kerry, an Ireland-based radio broadcast station, to stream live audio news broadcasting streams for its global listenership.

Mirror Image’s Audio Streaming Service enables Radio Kerry to broadcast high quality live audio streams at all the supported bitrates anywhere in the world using the HTTP protocol over Mirror Image’s Dynamic Delivery Network. Listeners everywhere can connect to its MP3 streams with all the popular media players including Windows Media Player, iTunes and Winamp. Mirror Image also delivers the audio streaming for Radio Kerry’s iPhone app available on the Apple App Store.

“Radio Kerry required a reliable audio streaming partner that could provide the performance and scalability to meet increasing traffic demands from our 84,000+ weekly listeners, which recently surpassed 5.5 terabytes,” said Trevor Galvin, Engineering and IT Manager, Radio Kerry. “Mirror Image’s Audio Streaming Service provides Radio Kerry with secure and reliable audio distribution and ad insertion capabilities for delivering uninterrupted live music and news broadcasts to a wide variety of mobile devices and tablets in Ireland and beyond.”

“In the age of personalization and as media consumption continues its migration toward mobile, audio streaming services and targeted advertising capabilities must evolve rapidly to provide broadcasters with ultra-low latency, unlimited scalability and relevant advertising experiences for their listeners whenever they demand it,” said James G. Hart, Vice President, Global Sales for Mirror Image. “We are proud to offer Radio Kerry a highly customized, cost-effective solution that improves the experience of its listeners in Ireland and around the globe."

Click here for more information about Mirror Image’s Audio Streaming Service.

About Radio Kerry

Radio Kerry was established in 1990. The station headquarters are in Tralee, the county town of Kerry, with additional studios in Killarney and Cahersiveen.

About Mirror Image

Mirror Image provides a Dynamic Delivery Network (DDN), the next generation CDN, which enables global organizations to deliver content intelligently with customized targeting logic. Dynamic Delivery Networks are created from highly customizable application execution logic and deliver digital content globally, with ultra-low latency to any device type. Through this DDN and its customer focused approach, Mirror Image makes it possible for companies to put their content and applications to the best use possible. For over 16-years, Mirror Image has been working with the largest and most innovative ad-tech companies and brands around the globe.

Founded in 1997, Mirror Image is a U.S.-based company incorporated in Delaware and headquartered in Tewksbury, Mass. To learn more about how Mirror Image is helping companies provide targeted content through its Dynamic Delivery Network, please visit www.mirror-image.com or call +1-866 374-4113. Follow Mirror Image on Twitter @MirrorImageDDN.

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