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Cloudinary, eZ Systems Partner to Deliver Seamless Image and Video Management to eZ Platform Customers

Cloudinary, eZ Systems Partner to Deliver Seamless Image and Video Management to eZ Platform Customers

We’re very excited to announce our new partnership with eZ Systems. Developers leveraging eZ’s open source Content Management Platform, eZ Platform, can now use Cloudinary's award-winning solution to deliver more responsive websites and applications that improve customer engagement.

Cloudinary's end-to-end solution for media management with on-the-fly transformation capabilities significantly enhance developer productivity while decreasing page load times, increasing conversion rates and enhancing SEO across both desktop and mobile environments. Delivered via a single line of code, these transformations, including advanced resizing, automated face detection, watermark creation and much more, can be automatically deployed within the eZ platform.

The full press release is available here.

“Delivering a richer customer experience across all channels, platforms and devices is critically important for all businesses today, and developers are on the front lines working to make these experiences a reality,” said Roland Benedetti, eZ’s Chief Product Officer. “We’re thrilled to be bringing Cloudinary’s end-to-end image and video management solution to our customers. The integration will enable eZ Platform users to deliver the kinds of rich media experiences customers have come to expect no matter where they are, from desktops to mobile to smart TVs.”

“High-quality images and video are central to every website’s user experience and the average site is tasked with managing tens of thousands of these assets,” said Daniel Amitai, Cloudinary’s Vice President of Business Development. "We're pleased to work with eZ to ensure that their customers can create optimal, user-first sites and mobile experiences."

“We share eZ’s developer-first approach and understand the challenges developers face when managing their business-critical media assets across all devices and customer touch-points,” said Kobi Schwarts, Director of Business Development at Cloudinary. “We look forward to helping eZ and its community more easily manage media content and deliver an optimal digital experience.”

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