Zixi and KT Deliver Samsung Galaxy Unpacked
Latest Galaxy Innovations Streamed Worldwide
Zixi and KT Deliver Samsung Galaxy Unpacked , the industry leader for enabling dependable, live broadcast-quality video over any-IP, and award winning architect of the Software-Defined Video Platform (SDVP), today announced that strategic partner KT Corporation streamed the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked Live event from the UK on August 11th using the SDVP for the worldwide delivery.
Galaxy Unpacked was the launch event to “unfold” smartphone innovations that change users’ daily lives with promising revolutionary experiences when cell owners didn’t even know anything could be better. The Galaxy innovation presentations were mirrored by the extensive network reach and capacity that KT Corporation delivers with guaranteed performance and superior client service from a fast and responsive organization. Focused on the needs of corporate enterprises, the number one Korean telco offers 28 Global Data/IP PoPs in 12 Countries and over 2Tbps of International IP backbone.
In partnership with KT, the SDVP is used to deliver ultra-low latency, error free transport over IP networks that is critical to service providers contributing and delivering live video over unmanaged IP networks. The Zixi protocol is a resilient congestion and network-aware protocol that adjusts to varying network conditions and employs patented, dynamic Forward Error Correction techniques for error-free video transport over IP with 99.9999% uptime at minimal latency. It provides best-in-class security with DTLS and AES encryption, allows for protected multicast transport, provides bandwidth efficiency and enables encoder backpressure. Zixi’s ZEN Master control plane provides the ability to manage and monitor stream deployments across this complex delivery network to ensure broadcast-quality content delivery. With the SDVP’s robust suite of analytics through the Intelligent Data Platform (IDP) that gathers billions of datapoints a day, users can garner more insight for affiliates while maintaining visibility and increasing data telemetry throughout the distribution ecosystem.
“Zixi, and KT have innovation in our common DNA” said Eunice Park, CRO, Zixi. “This partnership allows each of us to individually showcase our strengths, and together is an unmatched offering.”
Zixi provides a cloud based and on-premises Software-Defined Video Platform (SDVP) that enables reliable broadcast-quality video delivery over any IP network, any protocol, any cloud provider and any edge device. The company offers technologies for broadcasters, enterprises, over-the-top video providers, and mobile service providers around the world. The SDVP makes it easy and economical for media companies to source, manage, localize, and distribute live events and 24/7 live linear channels in broadcast QoS, securely and at scale, using any form of IP network or Hybrid IP environments. Zixi provides enhanced control in large complex networks with ZEN Master, a live video orchestration and telemetry control plane that provides visual tools to configure, orchestrate, and monitor live broadcast channels and events across industry protocols. Over 10+ years, the Zixi Enabled Network (ZEN) has grown to over 300 OEM and service providers and serves well over 700 customers representing most of the top media brands around the world with 20,000+ channels delivered daily. www.zixi.com