Key Trends & Applications

The key trends of video transcoding and broadcast. Artesyn technology enables providers of broadcast, networking and cloud equipment and services to seamlessly support high-density hosted or virtualized multiscreen video infrastructures

Key Trends

  • Content service providers are offering streaming broadcast directly to consumers

  • Multiscreen video consumption and social sharing are increasing the video bandwidth consumed by the network

  • Video on demand is straining content delivery networks

  • Higher resolutions, such as UHD 4K, 8K and new codecs (e.g. HEVC) are driving technology change

  • Operators have a preference for hosted cloud-based solutions that run on standard servers

  • OTT content and customer quality of experience are important to service providers

  • Reducing CapEx and OpEx are important to service providers

 

Applications

Artesyn technology enables providers of broadcast, networking and cloud equipment and services to simplify and accelerate the creation of appliances to support high density hosted or virtualized multiscreen video infrastructure and move it to the cloud. Operators can also decrease the cost of OTT video in their networks and increase the profitability and efficiency of real-time communications, including WebRTC and VoLTE. Our products are used in video transcoding and broadcast applications such as:

  • OTT video content optimization (transcode and transrating)

  • Production playout servers

  • Primary distribution headend

  • Network PVR

  • Session border controllers (adding voice or video transcode)

  • Media gateways

  • Media servers/media resource function

  • Video communications servers

  • Interactive voice and video response systems