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TV Over the Top Platforms

CastUP Over the Top Platform enables TV operators, MSOs, Mobile operators, broadcasters and content owners to ingest, manage, monetize and deliver content to multiple devices.

For more than a decade CastUP has developed the products and solutions operators need to integrate, manage, monetize and deliver all popular video formats over the Internet to PCs, Apple devices, Android devices, Connected TVs and IP set-top-boxes. In fact, CastUP solution currently delivers billions of video minutes per year for over a hundred customers including Digiturk, Orange, Cellcom, Keshet, Reshet, Yes, Nana10 and Channel 2 News.

CastUP is running and offering a large scale service, packaged products and integration services and therefore is in a unique position to tailor the right business model for its customers. This flexibility enables CastUP to offer 24/7 operation and support when required as well as integration with the existing back end systems, 3rd party DRM providers and 3rd party application providers.

CastUP unique benefits include
  • Extensive broadcast integration experience
  • Private CDN product based on a large scale and flexible CDN service
  • Smart management of 3rd party CDNs
  • Advanced cloud based media and channels management system
  • Rich set of video analytics reports
  • Open eco-system supporting all popular formats and devices
  • Solution offered as a product, service or a combination of both

CastUP will work with you to determine the most appropriate media streaming and monetization solution for your needs, will take responsibility for the system integration, will customize the ingestion process according to your requirement and will optimize the delivery in your region(s) and globally.

 

Video Streaming Services

CastUP Global Network is a worldwide Video and Audio Content Distribution Network (CDN), based on proprietary software systems and robust hardware servers stationed in multiple sites per country around the United States, Europe, Russia, and the Middle East.

CastUP video and audio services are available for companies seeking to deliver video to their users around the world, without building a dedicated and costly proprietary CDN and media management system.

These companies use the CastUP Global Network service and in addition can purchase dedicated customer side appliance products, which integrate seamlessly with the CastUP Global Network for simple, one-click operations.

The CastUP service offers the advantages available in the stand-alone Nile™ System, such as state of the art automatic media distribution for multiple devices, server side transcoding, content management and customer policy management, digital rights management (DRM), detailed usage statistics, and integrated billing and customer account management.

The customers create their own account on the CastUP Global Network enabling upload, encoding and management of content and linking to the customers' web sites. Video and audio media files are pre-distributed to the media edge servers to ensure the required quality of service and redundancy.

The core streaming technologies supported by CastUP include Smooth Streaming, Apple Adaptive Streaming, Flash and WMV – all can be made available in HD quality. The core services include VOD, Live, catch up TV and event casting.

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