Content Delivery Networks (CDNs), the geographically distributed servers that enable content to reach end-users more rapidly, have become standard to ensure efficient video delivery throughout the world.
Today an increasing number of actors, such as standalone SVOD platforms, catch-up services from broadcasters or linear OTT Apps are experiencing growing performance challenges that can stem from their internationalisation, growing user experience goals or occasional video consumption spikes.
After a brief overview of market trends, highlighting the multiplication of international platforms and the issues related to connectivity and OTT offers surges, the panel will focus on the characteristics and challenges at stake when implementing a multi CDN strategy.
The panellists, relying on their experience and on concrete streaming platforms’ case studies will look into the challenges and benefits of such approaches, with a emphasis set on:
François COLLOBERT - Sales Director, CDN And Vyvx Solutions Continental EMEA - CenturyLink
Pierre-Louis THERON - VP Product Content Delivery Services - CenturyLink
Sa Eva NEBIE - Market Analyst - Dataxis