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Harmonic targets cloud-based low-latency streaming with Zixi

Video technology provider Harmonic has integrated IP video specialist Zixi’s Software-Defined Video Platform (SDVP) into Harmonic’s cloud based VOS360 software-as-a-service live streaming platform. To secure content in transit throughout its delivery chain, the VOS360 cloud infrastructure now features the integrated Zixi SDVP that can receive live video from Harmonic CloudLink, third-party devices and software with […]

Harmonic launches CableOS Reef dense Remote PHY Shelf

Video streaming vendor Harmonic has announced the launch of its new dense Remote PHY Shelf (RPS) called CableOS Reef. CableOS Reef is a new dense RPS that promises to change the dynamics of cable network capacity expansion by fully converging IP-based data, video and legacy services in centralised or remote facilities. The company said that […]

Digital TV Europe announces webinar presentation on launching OTT channels

Digital TV Europe is partnering with Harmonic to present a webinar on the topic of how to easily launch profitable TV channels in the cloud. The presentation will take place on February 4 at 3:00pm GMT. Viewing habits have changed over the last few years. Audiences are watching more video than ever before through streaming […]

5G heralds ‘next layer’ of digital disruption for media

The advent of 5G mobile technology will herald the biggest phase of disruption for established media businesses since the advent of digital distribution, according to a panel of experts assembled to discuss the topic at MIPCOM. 5G is the next coming layer on top of the digital disruption of the media distribution chain, according to […]

Sky Italia chooses Harmonic cloud media processing for OTT

Sky Italia has tapped Harmonic to provide its cloud-native media processing software and content-aware encoding technology for its OTT streaming services. The Harmonic solution is integrated into the Sky Italia hybrid cloud software-defined streaming platform. Sky Italia’s solution for its linear video streaming platform is based on Kubernetes and microservices to serve event-based and 24/7 […]

Harmonic upgrades VOS offerings with new delivery capabilty; announces Aveco partnership

Video delivery technology and services provider Harmonic has announced a new delivery capability for its VOS cloud-native offerings. This deployment provides telco, cable and mobile operators with real-time scalability for mission-critical, high-demand live video streaming services. This exciting new capability has successfully been deployed by a leading mobile network operator to deliver live sports content […]

Harmonic boosts live streaming offering

Harmonic has added live video streaming as a managed service to its VOS cloud-native offerings. The company says the new capability has been deployed by a mobile network operator to deliver live sports content utilizing a multi-CDN approach with Harmonic’s CDN partners. Operated as a fully managed service, the live video delivery functionality utilizes a single […]

TVB signs deal with Harmonic for content encoding on OTT

Video delivery technology and services provider Harmonic has announced a deal with Television Broadcast Limited (TVB), a leading television broadcasting company based in Hong Kong. The agreement will see the deployment of Harmonic’s EyeQ content-aware encoding for TVB’s myTV Super OTT platform. EyeQ encoding optimises bandwidth for OTT services, reducing TVB’s CDN costs and improving […]

Harmonic and NCTC agree CableOS deal

Harmonic and the NCTC have struck a deal to make Harmonic’s CableOS virtualised cable access solution available to the more than 750 NCTC member cable operators throughout the US. Under the agreement, National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC) members will be be able to migrate their broadband services to DOCSIS 3.1 Gigabit internet, with CableOS deployments already […]

LMT taps Harmonic for live OTT encoding

Latvian mobile operator LMT has deployed Harmonic’s EyeQ content-aware encoding solution for its live OTT service, which is delivered to TVs via 4G set-top boxes. Harmonic said that by using its EyeQ technology, LMT can deliver a consistent video experience for live channels to TVs with up to a 40% reduction in bandwidth – without […]