Movideo, managed video platform (MVP), offers its entire MVP suite via the Movideo API. A pure SaaS offering, Movideo offers a powerful, scalable service that can push videos to any location, on any device, at any time. Whether streaming live video, or sending fine-tune productions, Movideo offers fully customizable media players to third parties.
That is the message from Quentin Hardy's interesting article in the current issue of Forbes: The Google Industrial Complex. He makes a good case for it. "Every time you run a Google search, you make its brain more powerful.
Who ever said that institutions were loathe to change? Well call him up and let him know, the Library of Congress, with their Prints and Photographs API has finally taken the REST API plunge. If this government institution can do it, maybe you can convince the head of your IT department that APIs are a good idea too.