Panopto Recognized as a “Leader” in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Video Content Management

Today we’re proud to announce Panopto has been recognized by Gartner, Inc. as a “Leader” in its second annual “Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Video Content Management.”¹ The Gartner Magic Quadrant represents vendor performance in a Gartner MQ - Enterprise Video Content Management Systems - Panopto Leader - 450market segment with categories for leaders, challengers, visionaries and niche players.

According to Gartner, Leaders in this market have developed flexible, extensible products that are effective in a variety of use cases. These vendors are expected to have strong and viable futures. They can address internal or external viewership and are in a solid financial position.

“In the not-too-distant future, video will be as ubiquitous an enterprise communication medium as email is today,” said Eric Burns, Panopto’s co-founder and chief product officer. “Panopto is building the video capture and management software that enables this future, and so it’s an honor to have our work recognized by Gartner in this prestigious research.”

In use at Fortune 500 companies and leading academic institutions worldwide, Panopto is the only video platform that provides organizations with an integrated, off-the-shelf solution for video recording, live streaming, video management, and inside-video search. Within the enterprise, Panopto is being used to improve sales enablement, streamline employee onboarding, scale corporate training, and simplify the delivery of executive communications.  Within universities, Panopto is the fastest-growing solution for flipping the classroom, capturing lectures, and streaming campus events.

A complimentary copy of the Gartner “Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Video Content Management” report is available for download from

¹Gartner, Inc. “Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Video Content Management,” by Whit Andrews and Adam Preset, 15 October 2014.

About the Magic Quadrant

Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

About Panopto

Panopto’s mission is to democratize knowledge sharing with video. The company creates software that enables businesses and academic institutions to record, manage, and search all of their video content and online presentations. Privately-held, Panopto was founded in 2007 by technology entrepreneurs and software design veterans at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Computer Science. For more information, visit


Published: October 17, 2014