Vision247 invests in the future of
March 01, 2012
• £ 500,000 investment in Content Delivery Network infrastructure •
Future proofs satellite, IPTV and over the top internet broadcast
Quote startThis new equipment delivers extraordinary value and
diversity to our operational department. It enables us to extend new
and exciting high quality and interactive services to customers
around the worldQuote end.
London, UK - Broadcast specialist Vision247, has increased the
capacity and redundancy of its content distribution network (CDN)
with a major infrastructure upgrade to its online and satellite
playout facilities in central London. This significant program of
upgrades improves broadcast content delivery for satellite, IPTV,
and over-the-top (OTT) internet improving management, delivery and
monetisation of content.
Unlike most broadcast video platforms, Vision247 provides a true
one-stop shop, delivering all technical services from a single
source, including content capture, processing and then delivery of
satellite, online streaming video, and video on demand (VOD)
services to world-wide audiences.
Vision247’s has invested more than £500,000 on improved
infrastructure, upgrading both the IP routing infrastructure with
Cisco equipment and the private fibre optic network between the
company’s central London headquarters and the key internet hub
located in London Docklands. These upgrades significantly improve
delivery of Vision247’s CDN which currently connects to the largest
IP networks in the world. By achieving a capacity of 640 Gbs across
the CDN Vision247 is provisioned with greater flexibility in
relation to how video streams are delivered in the future.
Matt Vidmar, CTO of Vision247 said: “This new equipment delivers
extraordinary value and diversity to our operational department. It
enables us to extend new and exciting high quality and interactive
services to customers around the world, with the guarantee of a
robust, resilient network to distribute television content, in any
form, to multiple platforms.”
First to market in the provision of functional internet delivered
broadcast, Vision247 provides a complete solution to clients wanting
to create compelling TV and video services for connected audiences
worldwide. The Vision IPTV platform can be customised for clients
and supports all current commercial models from subscription,
pay-as-you-go to PPV and advertiser funded.