Red Apple Media is a leading provider of media hosting plans with a focus on pay per view, digital downloads, DRM and streaming solutions for large and small businesses since 2009.
We offer cloud hosting, managed dedicated servers, video streaming hosting, and e-commerce with state-of-the-art PCI and PA-DSS compliant shopping carts and shopping cart consulting and development.
Red Apple Media is the exclusive provider of the Media Commander with Wowza engine for video streaming and publishing. We have U.S.-based customer support from hosting professionals and 100% SLA on all accounts.
Red Apple Media offers customers a level of service unlike any other hosting company, which remains the company’s No. 1 priority. Our team works one on one with our valued clients to create custom packages and solutions best for their unique needs.
Hosting and colocation Solutions
We offer hosting solutions for every client’s unique needs, from basic hosting to dynamic packages featuring state-of-the-art options. Clients enjoy managed dedicated servers, dynamically expandable and scalable cloud hosting, media hosting and CDN content delivery, colocation data backup and restore, disaster recovery, PCI and PA-DSS certified e-commerce hosting – all in SSAE 16 SOC 1, 2, and 3 audits and the Title 21 CFR Part 11 audit compliant datacenters. Our team will help you find the perfect platform, from basic hosting to state-of-the-art geolocation diverse load balanced servers with solid state drives and latest Intel server architecture.
Our latest version of the Media Commander streaming and publishing platform allows site owners to quickly add and manage streaming and downloads with advanced controls and security to protect content. Media Commander allows for download limiting and throttling on a per-member and/or per website basis with live statistics in a clear, comprehensible format. We offer MP4, Flash, Apple Quicktime and Windows streaming using HTTP, Silverlight and RTSP technologies with “True” streaming and downloads.
With more than 12 years of e-commerce hosting experience, we have the infrastructure, proficiency and trained staff to help build your online presence. Work one-on-one with a professional to set up your own shopping cart or ask about our full turnkey shopping cart with thousands of products in stock and ready to go with the added option of drop-shipping. We offer choices in managed PCI and PA-DSS certified shopping cart software, PCI Compliance auditing and SAS 70 Type II certification from your choice of data centers.
We offer website member support, merchant accounts, website brokerage, CDN, hosting reseller packages, DRM services, video encoding, and every tool, service and program necessary for running a successful business online.
Our Key Team Members
Steven Daris – CEO / CFO
Steven holds a BA in Accounting and Business and has worked for leading finance companies including Smith Barney, BISYS, Safeco, General Industries and Security Benefits. His career in computers and networking began in 1985 when he founded a computer consulting and network setup company while continuing his college studies. Just one year later, Steven became one of the nation’s youngest computer retail executives serving as VP of Sales and Marketing for an east-coast computer chain
His career evolved as Director of Business for a retail computer chain focused on educational and consumer markets and later advanced into roles as a financial analyst, tax accountant, and corporate controller. In 2004 he accepted the position of CEO of dotCOM host (www.dotcomhost.com).
In 2006 he co-founded Red Apple Media (www.redapplemedia.com) to develop DRM, media streaming technology and software tools for encoding. In 2009, Steven managed the merger of Red Apple Media and its staff and technologies with dotCOM host to co-create what is now the industry’s leading hosting, e-commerce and media delivery service provider.
Remik Kolodziej – CTO
Remik holds a BSC degree in Computer Information Systems and worked as a network manager for Correctional Service Canada (Canadian federal government), Sarcom/PC Mall (IT consulting and global services management), and Ebara Technologies (microprocessor development and manufacturing), before founding top managed hosting and e-commerce solutions provider dotCOM host (www.dotcomhost.com). In 2006, he co-founded Red Apple Media and in 2009 played an integral role in its strategic merger with dotCOM host.
Remik is driven by a passion for hosting, servers and media technologies and maintains an expert understanding of the newest and most effective tools available to the market. This advanced knowledge keeps Red Apple Media and dotCOM at the top of its category as Remik manages and operates multiple key divisions. He also makes himself available to customers and vendors on a daily basis to discuss technology trends, questions and concerns to maintain personal relationships and a trusted reputation. Whether on the phone or at international conferences, this unique approach to customer support has helped Red Apple Media and dotCOM host carve a special niche within the online technology world and put the team on a level of service all of its own.