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V-Nova Announce SOUTHWORKS as V-Nova LCEVC Integration Services Partner

  • Global software development company SOUTHWORKS is now a certified integration partner for V-Nova LCEVC 
  • SOUTHWORKS team successfully integrated V-Nova LCEVC with a range of web players
  • V-Nova’s partnership with SOUTHWORKS is a significant step in expansion of its integrator program for V-Nova LCEVC 


London, UK: 07 July 2021 – V-Nova, a leading provider of video compression solutions today announced that SOUTHWORKS, a global software development company, is now a certified integration partner for V-Nova LCEVC. 

V-Nova engaged SOUTHWORKS to extend its growing list of reference integrations by integrating V-Nova LCEVC decoding in market-leading web players. The integrations produced by SOUTHWORKS, and delivered in just three weeks,  reaffirm how the V-Nova LCEVC decoder can integrate quickly with any mainstream web player on the market. V-Nova already provides a range of reference integrations including FFmpeg, ExoPlayer for Android, AVPlayer for iOS, Microsoft UWP for Windows and web players like HLS.js, Shaka Player and video.js.   

SOUTHWORKS, with its network of software engineers worldwide, is now able to support services with the integration of V-Nova LCEVC into their applications on a wide range of device platforms. MPEG-5 LCEVC’s ability to simultaneously enhance the video quality and reduce the compute costs of any codec is gaining traction in a range of industry verticals including media & entertainment, broadcast, social networks, aerospace, defence, automotive and gaming. 

Sam Orton-Jay, VP Product Marketing, V-Nova said, “SOUTHWORKS is a first-class development company to whom people turn to for their most complex, high-profile projects. We are delighted to partner with them to accelerate a rapidly growing list of V-Nova LCEVC deployments. SOUTHWORKS is a valuable partner in our integrator network as we look to bring the power of V-Nova LCEVC to industries globally.” 

 Alexander Thompson, Business Development Director UK & EMEA, SOUTHWORKS said, “This new solution is not only one of the first of its kind but has given V-Nova the means to quickly spin up new demos and adapt to technology changes since our integration does not depend on any particular Web player but the standards the Web is built on.” 

 Thompson added, “The endorsement from V-Nova as an LCEVC Integration Partner is incredibly important for SOUTHWORKS as it evidences our expertise in a dynamic sector. The ability to distribute video content online more efficiently and quickly by compressing content without losing quality and irrespective of the player that is used, will provide a great amplification opportunity.” 




SOUTHWORKS is the remote dev firm people turn to for their most complex, high-profile projects. You get great results without the endless hand-holding and do-overs outsourcing is known for. Too often when you bring in outsourced developers for help, you end up having to help them instead – so you spend all your time babysitting the project. To Make Everything Right, SOUTHWORKS brings a unique “own it, bring it, prove it” approach to software development. It’s why companies such as Microsoft, AWS, Haivision, Roku, Discovery and even the Olympic Games count on us. SOUTHWORKS. Make Everything RightFor more information – 

SOUTHWORKS Press Contact 

Nicole Revers 

Tel: +44 (0)7783 517780



About V-Nova 

V-Nova, a London based IP and software company, is dedicated to improving data compression by building a vast portfolio of innovative technologies based on the game-changing use of AI and parallel processing for data, video, imaging, point cloud compression, with applications across several verticals. 

This is achieved through deep-science R&D (300+ international patents) and the development of products that test, prove and continuously enhance the technology portfolio. 

V-Nova LCEVC is the industry’s first highly optimized library for encoding and decoding enhanced video streams with MPEG-5 Part 2, Low-Complexity Enhancement Video Coding (LCEVC). V-Nova VC-6 is a high-performance AI-powered software library for SMPTE VC-6 (ST-2117) which is used for professional imaging applications. 

V-Nova has developed multiple award-winning software products to kickstart the ecosystems for its technologies and allow their immediate deployment, addressing use cases in TV, media, entertainment, social networks, eCommerce, ad-tech, security, aerospace, defence, automotive and gaming. 

V-Nova’s business model is to monetize its technologies through software licensing, IP royalties and product sales. For more information – 

V-Nova Press Contact 

Joanna Elliott
Tel: +44 (0) 7757712695