Beeline Chooses Broadpeak® Solutions for TV Everywhere Service
December 19, 2018
Highly Scalable, Software-Based, and Bandwidth-Efficient, Broadpeak’s CDN Solutions Reduce Content Delivery Costs and Maximize QoE
Cesson-Sevigne, France — December 19, 2018 — Broadpeak®, a leading provider of content delivery network (CDN) and video streaming solutions for content providers and pay-TV operators worldwide, today announced that Beeline, one of the largest telecom operators in Russia, has selected Broadpeak to power its “Beeline TV” service. Using high-capacity CDN solutions from Broadpeak, Beeline can deliver high-quality live, VOD, catch-up, and start-over TV content to a wide range of subscribers’ devices – set-top boxes, Smart TVs, mobile devices and WEB. Broadpeak’s video delivery solutions are completely software-based and highly scalable, making it easy for Beeline to accommodate traffic growth and deliver a high quality of experience (QoE) to subscribers.
“Delivering TV services to our customers in scale is a serious challenge keeping in mind huge network like ours in Russia,” said Oleg Karadzhi, CTO of Media Business at Beeline. “We need a scalable and elastic video delivery solution with a low Total Cost of Ownership, that’s why we have chosen Broadpeak as our solutions provider. Our decision was based on Broadpeak’s extensive video streaming deployment experience and software-based approach to video distribution, all of which helps to significantly reduce delivery costs while ensuring a superior QoE for “Beeline TV” subscribers.”
Beeline is relying on Broadpeak’s BkM100 video delivery mediator and BkS400 cache servers, deployed in various Points of Presence (PoPs) to ensure high quality video streams for all subscribers across Russia on national and local channels. With Broadpeak’s BkA100 video delivery analytics, Beeline can gather data about video delivery, monitor quality, generate statistics about content popularity, and provide feedback on what is going on at the servers, network, and player levels.
“Beeline is delivering a world-class QoE for its TV service, and we are proud to work with them on this successful deployment,” said Jacques Le Mancq, CEO, Broadpeak. “Thanks to the high ﬂexibility and scalability of Broadpeak’s software solutions, combined with strong collaboration between technology provider and operator, Beeline is poised to support unlimited traffic growth and deliver exceptional television experiences without making a significant infrastructure investment.”