Over the last 17 years we’ve grown into a global business with industry-leading customers all over the world. During that time a lot has changed but one thing remains exactly the same: our pioneering spirit.


Key milestones

2016 – Stronger APAC presence: we entered an exclusive licensing agreement with OTT Premium Pty Ltd, an IOT Group subsidiary, to sell, market and license our award winning OTT Platform, Xstream MediaMaker™ throughout the Asia Pacific region

2016 – Put the pedal on the medal: we teamed up with several industry thought leaders, including Vindicia and 24i/Media committed to delivering powerful OTT solutions to our customers.

2016 – Taking India’s largest Bollywood studio Over-the-Top: we launched goALT, an OTT solution by Balaji Telefilms

2015 – Global expansion: we took our business to the next level opening offices in Singapore and London as well as strengthening our US presence with our founder as Director of Xstream Americas

2015 – New CEO: we welcomed Simon Hoegsbro as our new CEO

2015 – Trusted navigator in the OTT Ecosystem: we expanded our extensive ecosystem of partners, including Elemental, Accedo, Nice People at Work, Xroadmedia, TVBeat, Cedexis

2015 – Bringing the industry together: we hosted the 6th Nordic Media Summit in Copenhagen, recognized as one of the most important events within the industry in the Nordic region and beyond

2014 – Time for another cabinet: we won the IAIR Award twice in a row

2014 – Best employer: we won the AON Hewit award for Best Employer in Poland

2014 – Making Spark fly: we deployed an OTT SVOD service by Spark New Zealand; for Lightbox, our first customer in the Pacific

2014 – APAC time: we opened our first office for the Pacific, based in Sydney, to manage the growing demand for our service in the Pacific

2014 – Investing in the future: Capidea, a Danish private equity fund, invested in Xstream and became the majority shareholder in the company

2013 – Mais bien sur: SBS Belgium taped Xstream and Xstream MediaMaker™ for their VOD service

2013 – Stronger together: we partnered with Conax. The partnership offers the market’s most flexible platform for secure delivery of OTT video services – enabling customers to protect, manage and monetize their online video content on all devices across all networks

2013 – Time to get a new cabinet: we won Red Herring Global, Streaming Media Readers Choice award for Best Cloud Video Service and the IAIR Award for Best Company for innovation and Leadership in OTT

2013 – A big deal: We signed our first major customer in America, Fuhu.com. Xstream MediaMaker™ is used to create, manage, deliver and monetize their OTT VOD solution on their Nabi tablets

2012 – Trebles all round! Xstream is named as one of the most influential and successful businesses within the online video industry by the renowned industry site Streaming Media

2012 – American dream: we opened our North America to manage the growing interest in our solutions from across the Americas

2012 – Another world-first: together with Jyllands-Posten we developed the world’s first app that is available on all Samsung Smart TVs and Blu-ray players

2012 – A world-first: Xstream became the first ever company to win the European Streaming Media Magazine award for “Best Streaming Service Provider” two years running

2011 – And the winner is…: we won the European Streaming Media Magazine award for “Best Streaming Service Provider”

2011 – A big step forward: we opened offices, including a development center, in Warsaw, Poland

2010 – New chapter opens: we organized and hosted our first Nordic Media Summit

2009 – Pioneering partner: we were one of the first companies worldwide to be certified as Microsoft PlayReady partner

2009 – Popcorn time: we delivered the first version of Telenor’s online film service

2006 – Spreading wings: with demand for Xstream MediaMaker™ continuing to soar, we sold our first solution outside of Denmark – to leading Scandinavian media company, Schibsted

2005 – Momentum gathers: Danish broadcaster, SBS TV, chose Xstream MediaMaker™ for their VOD service

2004 – Breaking news: Danish media company, Jyllands-Posten – Politikens hus, chose Xstream’s video management system, Xstream MediaMaker™, for their online web-tv solutions

2001 – A star is born: we developed an online video platform for the broadcaster TV3, which became the core of Xstream MediaMaker™

1999 – Fasten seatbelts: Xstream is established in Copenhagen, Denmark