Streaming Video Alliance

Streaming Video Alliance successfully tests caching API interoperability

The Streaming Video Alliance has passed a new milestone with its Open Caching Testbed Initiative. The organisation has tested and demonstrated the interoperability of the Alliance’s Open Caching APIs between multiple providers. For the test, Disney Streaming acted as the content origin, while Broadpeak and Telefonica implemented several of the Open Caching specifications to demonstrate […]

Broadpeak joins Streaming Video Alliance

Content delivery network and video solutions provider, Broadpeak, has joined the Streaming Video Alliance. The industry association was established to help solve the critical challenges facing the online video market and Broadpeak joins existing members such as Comcast, Fox, and Sky. “The Streaming Video Alliance addresses topics that are at the heart of our strategy, […]

Google joins Streaming Video Alliance

Google has joined the Streaming Video Alliance, a global association of organisations from across the video ecosystem. Google was welcomed into the Alliance by principal member Viacom at an event hosted at the company’s headquarters in New York. “A lot has happened in the four years since the Alliance was founded,” said Jason Thibeault, executive director […]

Streaming Video Alliance kicks off with Open Caching trials

Industry organisation the Streaming Video Alliance has kicked off streaming trials based on its Open Caching specification. The ‘request routing’ specification for open caching is designed to enable the use of in-network computing and storage resources to move the most popular content to distributed open cache servers deployed at the edge of networks to improve […]

Streaming video alliance forms to help guide future of online video

A consortium of content providers, network operators, content delivery networks and technology providers have joined together to form the Streaming Video Alliance. The alliance is designed to encourage deeper collaboration and the development of open architecture and interoperability for streaming video. It aims to help create standards and best practices that will scale the infrastructure for […]