In recent years, advances in cloud technology and computation has made way for the cloud to play an increasingly important role in the media and broadcast industry.
By Jeff Lee | November 25, 2020
No television operator or video streaming service provider wants to be responsible for a news headline like: “Blackout during Super Bowl Upsets Millions of Fans.” But the truth is, no matter how much you prepare, outages can happen. Take for example the recent outage that AWS experienced. The customers that run all their services with the same cloud provider were down with no other option than wait for AWS to get things up and running again. With every successful streaming and video delivery service, having a clear video service continuity and disaster recovery strategy can help prevent and resolve service failure, faster. Let's look at your options for video service continuity and how modern and flexible strategies such as cloud disaster recovery services can help you be proactive about the goal of zero downtime.
By David Mouen | November 23, 2020
Upgrading to a cloud workflow for video processing, editing, encoding, storage, and delivery can help streaming service providers reduce management and maintenance costs, boost operational efficiency, enable scalability, and reinforce security. That's a long list of benefits, and it's just the beginning of the discussion.
By Alain Pellen | November 02, 2020
The internet has permeated every aspect of our lives, contributing to the rapid proliferation of smart devices and online services. In particular, video-on-demand and live streaming has penetrated households across the globe at an unprecedented rate, offering consumers the convenience to watch what they want, when they want.
By Kirby Grines | September 23, 2020
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By Eric Gallier | September 02, 2020
Due to the COVID-19 global health crisis, we saw Internet traffic surging by 20-40%. More people at home means increases in online video content consumption. Networks are buckling under the pressure of sudden increases in video streaming consumption. Yet, it seems that the consumption surge we experienced in the last few months was mostly caused by subscribers viewing VOD assets.
By Patrick Gendron | August 20, 2020
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