Beacon Broadband launches video streaming service with Broadpeak and VubiquityWednesday, July 26th, 2023
Beacon Broadband Launches Video Streaming Service Provided by Broadpeak and Amdocs’ Vubiquity
- Broadpeak’s peakVU.TV Is the ABR Cornerstone of the National Content & Technology Cooperative’s Vubiquity Linear Streaming Offering
NEW YORK — Broadpeak®, a leading provider of content delivery network (CDN) and video streaming solutions for content providers and pay-TV operators worldwide, announced today that Southern Oregon internet service provider Beacon Broadband will launch a new video streaming service powered by Broadpeak’s peakVU.TV. The operator will use peakVU.TV as part of a joint offering that also includes Amdocs’ Vubiquity platform for linear channel aggregation. Leveraging its strategic alliance under a renewed Vubiquity agreement with the National Content & Technology Cooperative (NCTC), the offering will enable Beacon Broadband to deliver an advanced video streaming experience to subscribers, including broadcast-quality live TV, catch-up TV, network DVR, and VOD content.
“Video distribution is new territory for us, so it is imperative that we have a robust, state-of-the-art solution that is easy to use,” said Paul Recanzone, general manager at Beacon Broadband. “The Broadpeak and Vubiquity solution available via the NCTC is fully managed and hosted, enabling us to deliver an app-based video streaming experience to a wide range of consumer devices with groundbreaking efficiency and reliability that doesn’t break the bank.”
Broadpeak’s peakVU.TV video streaming service is hosted in the cloud, which will allow a fast time to market and low opex for Beacon Broadband. peakVU.TV leverages advanced software solutions, including video origin, video packaging, HTTP video cache servers, and CDN. The video streaming service is integrated with Amdocs’ Vubiquity platform to streamline the delivery of linear feeds, providing Beacon Broadband with a complete solution for video streaming.
Broadpeak’s peakVU.TV features market-leading service availability and robust security based on industry practices, assuring high reliability for video streaming. With peakVU.TV, Beacon Broadband can ensure an exceptional streaming experience for subscribers, including pristine video quality, fast zapping, and best-in-class bit rate optimization. The peakVU.TV service can be fully hosted by Broadpeak, deployed on-premises, or a hybrid of both, addressing the broadband industry’s requirement for flexible solutions.
“Our strategic alliance with Vubiquity on this solution is a game-changer for operators,” said Mario Rainville, vice president of sales North America at Broadpeak. “Working together, we are making it simple to deliver high-quality video streaming experiences with innovative technology like cloud, linear channel aggregation, CDN, and local content caching. Our peakVU.TV offering is the cornerstone of this solution, ensuring Beacon Broadband can deliver outstanding streaming quality.”