September 30, 2013
By Melody Uy
Rennes, France — Broadpeak, a provider of content delivery network (CDN) technologies and video streaming servers for cable, IPTV, OTT, and hybrid TV operators worldwide, today announced that it successfully launched its umbrellaCDN selection solution at IBC2013 where it grabbed the attention of content providers interested in optimizing their video delivery by contracting with several CDN service providers. In addition, umbrellaCDN won the CSI 2013 Award in the “Best Web TV technology or service” category this year at IBC.
umbrellaCDN allows content owners to combine the benefits of operatorCDN and globalCDNs when deploying OTT video services by selecting the most appropriate delivery solution at all times. “The growing range of new devices capable of receiving OTT video is providing an opportunity for content providers to directly address viewers by contracting with CDN service providers to distribute their content,” said Jacques Le Mancq, CEO of Broadpeak.