Zixi Press Release


Posted June 15, 2019

Expanding Virtualized Delivery Capabilities for Live Linear, Live Event and OTT

Zixi, the industry leader for enabling dependable, live broadcast-quality video over IP, will present the latest functionalities from its cutting edge ZEN Master control plane and core Zixi Platform in Booth 4Q3-09 at Broadcast Asia 2019.

The Zixi Platform makes it easy and economical for media companies to source, manage, localize, and distribute live events and 24/7 live linear channels in broadcast QoS, securely and at scale, using managed and unmanaged IP networks. More than 50 industry-leading vendors have embedded Zixi into their encoders, decoders, IRDs, production switchers, ENG cameras and broadcast software tools. Over 10+ years, Zixi has developed extensive interoperability with such global leaders as AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, Synamedia, Ateme, Vitec, Kontron, Sencore, Arris, Harmonic, Amagi, Verizon, Telstra and Bitmovin, creating an unparalleled Zixi Enabled Network that provides optimal flexibility for the world’s media organizations and service providers when it comes to seamless video distribution.

Visitors to the Zixi booth will see the latest software version 13, which offers a range of new features including:

  • ZEN Master with enhanced broadcast workflow visualization and root cause analysis capabilities to further increase the speed of deployment, ease of implementation at scale while reducing costs
  • Advanced business analytics and AI driven quality scoring, providing a comprehensive view into live video delivery workflows, video and audio health, and enabling real-time decision making
  • Multi-cloud integration – in addition to AWS and AWS MediaConnect integration, Zixi will be demonstrating ZEN Master integration with Microsoft Azure, giving customers the flexibility to deploy in their preferred infrastructure or across hybrid infrastructures.

“These new features and functionalities have been developed largely as a result of feedback from our growing customer base, highlighting our commitment to delivering the capabilities that clients need for their mission critical content delivery,” said Gordon Brooks, Executive Chairman and CEO, Zixi.  “We’re excited to bring these new features to the Broadcast Asia audience and to discuss this important market’s evolving content delivery needs.”

To schedule a meeting with Zixi at Broadcast Asia 2019, please use the following form: https://zixi.com/contact/bca-2019/