Zixi LLC, the industry leader of live broadcast-quality video over public internet and private IP networks announce a partnership with All Mobile Video (AMVDM) formerly AEG Live), the premier producer of live events, to offer enhanced services for customers using Zixi to deliver live productions over IP.
In the past few months, Zixi and All Mobile Video have been delivering UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) fights with closed captioning and slate insertion added by All Mobile video to the Zixi stream as it originates from the event and are proud to now offer this enhanced service. In this a seamless workflow the content gets delivered live to All Mobile Video for processing and is then delivered back to a Zixi cloud Broadcaster Platform where the files are transmuxed and transcoded into a variety of different formats, protocols, and bit rates for delivery to multiple end points.
“Once we established Zixi as our primary platform for delivering UFC pre fight press conferences, weigh ins, and the fights themselves from all over the world over IP to every end point, we needed a way to easily add closed captioning and slates in order to meet broadcast standards. “ stated Christy King VP of Technology R&D for the UFC.
Zixi worked closely with All Mobile Video to enable AMVDMDM to take a the Zixi transport stream, process the stream adding in the needed services, and then delivering the stream to a Zixi Broadcaster in the cloud, in real time. “Working with Zixi to enhance the stream for the UFC was a process we were able navigate through very quickly. This adds value to live event broadcasts, and at AMVDMDM we are delivering more and more content over IP. Zixi is the premier Broadcast delivery platform over IP and now with these services from AMVDM, we have a service that applies to any live broadcast.” Stated Joe Einstein, VP of Operations for AMVDM
“We are very happy about this partnership with All Mobile Video” stated Eric Bolten, Vice President, Strategic Accounts for Zixi. “This was a key piece that was missing in our delivery and now that we have worked out the processing, we envision adding more services with All Mobile Video which applies to every live event broadcast.” Eric Added.
These production services from All Mobile Video are immediately available as an enhancement to a Zixi live broadcast and details on pricing are available by talking to a Zixi sales representative or an All Mobile Video Digital Media representative. To learn more go to www.zixi.com or www.amvdm.com
Zixi is revolutionizing the ingest, transport and delivery of studio-quality video on the Internet. By enabling broadcast news, live sports, service providers, enterprises and video equipment manufacturers to use unmanaged IP networks like the Internet for reliable content delivery, Zixi redefines the cost of acquiring and distributing video. Zixi’s proven, unique transport software eliminates the problems in transporting video that are inherent in IP networks and delivers video of unprecedented quality with no stutter, packet loss or frame-freeze regardless of network conditions. Customers using Zixi to enhance their users’ experiences include NASDAQ OMX, the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), Stryker and News Corp. Zixi is privately held and based in Waltham, MA.