Broadpeak, a provider of content delivery network (CDN) technologies and live and VoD server, has announced that Discover Digital, a South African digital entertainment company, has selected Broadpeak’s video delivery solution for powering its complete OTT transactional VoD and SVoD platform for B2C and B2B applications. Utilising a combination of Broadpeak’s CDN manager and streaming server solutions, which offer unparalleled flexibility and scalability, Discover Digital and its customers (i.e., telcos, ISPs, and TV operators) can cost-effectively deliver VoD services to subscribers while providing a superior quality of service. Currently, the platform is being used across South Africa, with further expansion in other regions of the continent anticipated soon.
“To address the growing consumer demand for VoD content, we needed a CDN solution that enables greater access to on-demand services on a variety of devices, via both fixed and mobile networks,” said Stephen Watson, executive director, Discover Digital. “Based on an open architecture, Broadpeak’s solutions provide us with the flexibility and efficiency that is crucial for launching VoD content quickly and affordably, while guaranteeing a high-quality viewing experience that includes thousands of movies and popular television series.”