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Aspera was founded in 2004 by Michelle Munson and Serban Simu with the launch of its high-speed FASP data transfer protocol and sales of software products based on FASP. IBM acquired Aspera in January 2014.
Aspera won a 2013 Primetime Engineering Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Development and a 2014 Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Secure Accelerated File Movement over IP including the Internet. The company received a Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) Engineering Excellence Award for its Telestream Vantage with Lightspeed Live Capture product in 2018.
Aspera has been granted the following patents:
- 2009: a patent for practical models for high speed file delivery services supporting guaranteed delivery times and differentiated service levels
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- "Blackmagic, Canon, Cinnafilm, IBM Aspera, Telestream Among HPA Engineering Award Winners". SHOOTonline. 27 June 2018. Retrieved 2019-10-20.
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- Aspera (4 September 2007). "Method and system for aggregate bandwidth control". Aspera. Retrieved 12 December 2018.
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- Aspera (5 March 2010). "Method and system for I/O driven rate adaptation". Aspera. Retrieved 12 December 2018.
- Aspera (9 April 2012). "Multicast bulk transfer system". Aspera. Retrieved 12 December 2018.
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