Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
31/08/2023

DAZN Uses Broadpeak's nanoCDN™ mABR Solution

News Image
Broadpeak® has announced that the global live sports streaming platform DAZN is using Broadpeak's nanoCDN™ multicast ABR (mABR) solution to simplify OTT delivery.

With nanoCDN, DAZN can leverage mABR capabilities from some of the largest network operators in Europe, enabling the delivery of live sports events with increased bandwidth savings for the ISPs and an outstanding quality of experience for the end-users.

"Over the last two years, we have been delivering live OTT sports content using Broadpeak's multicast ABR solution and we've seen incredible results," said DAZN chief technology officer, Sandeep Tiku. "For the ISPs we partner with, the amount of saved bandwidth is significant, and we plan to leverage multicast ABR in other ISP's networks in Europe whenever possible. We look forward to working with other operators in Europe on proof of concepts that can be set up very quickly to highlight how mABR enables high-quality streaming of highly popular content."

Broadpeak's nanoCDN solution supports live sports streaming, including 4K content, on many devices, including telco set-top boxes, Android TV, Tizen and WebOS connected TVs, and tablets, via the DAZN app. By collaborating with operators and utilising mABR on their networks, DAZN can achieve superior quality for subscribers, dramatically reduce buffering, crushing playback problems, and helping eliminate live traffic peaks on the ISPs' networks.

nanoCDN also benefits operators, reducing traffic by up to 90% in some parts of the network and allowing more sustainable live sports streaming by reducing the infrastructure deployed. Broadpeak and DAZN can model the benefit of nanoCDN on a particular ISP network based on historical delivery information, including quality of experience improvements and network capacity offload.

"Our success story with DAZN proves that multicast ABR is a powerful technology and a game changer for live OTT streaming, solving traditional problems related to scalability and QoE," said Jacques Le Mancq, CEO at Broadpeak. "By partnering with DAZN, we are unleashing a shift onto the industry, showing that collaboration between OTT platforms and operators is beneficial for everyone. With the support of low-latency streaming, ad insertion, and HTTPS nanoCDN usage, will continue to grow for a variety of OTT live use cases."

Broadpeak will showcase its nanoCDN solution with DAZN at IBC2023 at stand 1.F76.

broadpeak.tv
VMI.TV Ltd

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

16/05/2024
Magewell To Highlight AV-Over-IP, Streaming And Content Production Advances
Less than two months after its highly successful exhibit at the 2024 NAB Show, Magewell is heading back to Las Vegas to showcase its innovations to AV
13/05/2024
Velocix Highlights Hybrid-Cloud & Multi-CDN Streaming
Based on its Hybrid-cloud Origin and Hybrid-cloud CDN software, Velocix’s hybrid-cloud streaming platform enables video service providers to combine t
10/05/2024
Channel 4 Streaming Jumps In April
Channel 4 streaming grew 22% year-on-year in April, with a total of 6.5 billion viewer minutes, according to new BARB data. The new figures show viewi
14/05/2024
Chyron LIVE Cloud-Native Live Production Platform Updated
Chyron has released a series of significant updates to its Chyron LIVE cloud-native live production platform that were demonstrated at the 2024 NAB Sh
10/09/2007
Digital Rapids Introduces StreamZ Live Family of Live Streaming Encoders At IBC
Digital Rapids has unveiled the StreamZ Live product line, a new family of live streaming encoders optimized for demanding applications from live IPTV
27/01/2016
Production News : ITV To Air First-Ever Live TV Production Of GREASE: LIVE
Paramount Television's star-studded production of GREASE: LIVE is to be broadcast in the UK by ITV2. ITV will air the first-ever live television produ
14/05/2015
London Live Unveils 'Live From London' Strand
London Live has said it is to increase its coverage of live events across the capital, with an official 'Live from London' strand. Covering sporting e
05/03/2013
SIS LIVE And RRsat Provide Global Broadcasting Of Live Sports Events
SIS LIVE has announced that it has entered into an agreement with RRsat to provide international sports distribution solutions for the Asian market. T
19/09/2012
WinCAPS Q-Live Catapults Live Subtitling To A New Level At IBC
Screen’s IBC stand has shown that their acquisition of SysMedia has been a catalyst for further market expansion with connected TV and HbbTV solutions
31/05/2017
SIS LIVE Further Extends Anylive® Connectivity Network
SIS LIVE has further extended its Anylive® connectivity network to 25 horse racecourses throughout Ireland for television and data services to bookmak
14/07/2016
SIS LIVE To Expand Anylive Network
SIS LIVE has said it is to expand its Anylive fibre network. The company will unveil further details at IBC 2016, Stand 1.C55. SIS LIVE will also shar
02/07/2009
Ascent Network Services Streams Wimbledon Live To New York
A leading provider of creative, technical and distribution services to the media and entertainment industries, Ascent Media, has announced that Ascent
20/03/2006
Digita's wireless camera network goes live for news in Helsinki
Digita's new service, Live@City was used for the first time in a live broadcast when the Finnish broadcaster, Channel Four Finland, used the new digit
08/06/2004
Todd-AO Creative Services to transmit live stunt for Cartoon Network
Cartoon Network is launching ‘Skatoony Truckatoony’, a brand-new, half-hour, live animated show produced entirely in-house. Animated in Flash and Ligh
23/06/2015
D-Smart Chooses Broadpeak Solution To Manage Multiscreen Live Video Consumption
Broadpeak, a leading provider of content delivery network (CDN) technologies and live and video-on-demand (VOD) servers for cable, IPTV, OTT, hybrid T