Use Cases

Bringing simplicity, visibility, and cost savings to complex delivery challenges. With more than a decade’s experience innovating in the video industry, we’ve solved all of the challenges of digital video broadcasting over IP and management for our clients.




Our clients turn to us for guidance
with a range of use cases:


The Zixi Platform is used for worldwide over-the-top (OTT) delivery. Our contribution and distribution capabilities for error-free, buffer-free video are used extensively throughout the media industry. Customers deliver thousands of 24x7 linear channels with the Zixi Platform and manage the scale with ZEN Master via on-premise private cloud, public and hybrid clouds to deliver anywhere in the world.

Replacing or Augmenting Satellite Technology

The Zixi platform and ZEN Master control plane make it easy for media companies to deliver broadcast quality video over IP networks securely, cost-effectively and at scale. Many customers have decided to replace legacy satellite infrastructure after adopting Zixi because of the desire for flexible cost structures rather than high fixed cost infrastructure. Zixi provides decrease in TCO with flexibilty for regional, local or personalized delivery of content and ads.

Cost-Effective Content Exchange

As more media companies look to monetize content, Zixi helps cost-effectively facilitate contribution and distribution of live streams for both content owners and content acquirers.

“We can’t believe the quality of the video in the Cloud. The implications on our workflows are wild!”

Senior director of technical operations
for Viacom

Abstract Remote Monitoring

Remote Monitoring and Operations

Zixi dramatically simplifies video supply chain processing with ZEN Master, a proprietary technology that provides a global and unified view of the entire media supply chain, which improves live stream orchestration and visibility of the media supply chain process.

New Revenue Sources

Zixi helps content providers find new ways to monetize content by enabling new revenue sources to drive top-line growth with little incremental cost.

Cloud Virtualization of Infrastructure

Zixi helps media companies move from hardware based to software-defined infrastructure, providing workflow flexibility, speed and agility. No matter the transport medium of choice, ZEN Master offers a unified view that allows clients to manage, orchestrate and monitor live video transfer from the source across Zixi enabled network platforms, devices, appliances for seamless distribution of 99.999%+ broadcast quality video at scale. With unparalleled interoperability, best-in-class security and a robust analytics suite including network, transport and content quality alerts, ZEN Master sets the standard for facilitating seamless and flexible end-to-end workflows for today’s leading global media vendors and environments.

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