Thought Leadership and New Enhancements from the Award-Winning SDVP

This Spring, Zixi hosted Zixi Delivers, a virtual showcase during the traditional NAB Show timeframe to engage with existing and prospective customers and partners.

Beginning on Monday April 12th and running through Friday April 23rd, Zixi Delivers introduced the latest enhancements to its award-winning Software-Defined Video Platform (SDVP), the most comprehensive industry offering designed to deliver live video over any IP network, any protocol, any cloud provider and any edge device.

Through a series of webinars and virtual meetings, this virtual showcase provided opportunities for audiences to learn about the SDVP from Zixi leadership, integrated partners and top media companies that are using Zixi to virtualize their streaming infrastructure and conquer the challenges of on-prem and remote orchestration, monitoring and management of live streaming workflows delivered over IP.

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From Satellite to IP: Case Study with Music Choice

Tuesday April 13th, 11AM - 11:45 AM ET

As C-band spectrum is re-allocated to accommodate for 5G development, forward-thinking media companies are adopting IP networks as a more flexible and efficient alternative to satellite for live content delivery.

In this webinar, Zixi CEO Gordon Brooks and Music Choice’s SVP Engineering and Operations Michael McCrackan talk through a real-world case study of the switch from satellite to primary distribution over IP using the SDVP and its flexible infrastructure to deliver broadcast quality video over IP networks securely, reliably and cost-effectively at scale.

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Using ML and AI to Optimize Live Broadcast Delivery

Wednesday, April 14th, 11AM - 11:45 AM ET

As the media industry turns towards the cloud and virtualized broadcast infrastructure for improved cost and flexibility, there are vast amounts of data being sent across the media supply chain.

In this webinar, we show how Zixi's Intelligent Data Platform helps simplify broadcast operations and reduce costs by using advanced analytics, machine learning and Zixi's unique video telemetry data to expose patterns and insights that help customers focus their resources, perform predictive maintenance to fix errors before they occur, and better conduct root cause analysis.

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The Future of Live Streaming with the SDVP

Thursday, April 15th, 11AM - 11:45 AM ET

Will the post-COVID environment force a fundamental change in broadcast infrastructure? How will software-defined solutions allow media companies to master 5G deployments, make the cloud more accessible, facilitate remote production and create smarter workflows using advanced analytics, AI and ML?

Zixi CEO Gordon Brooks and Joe Zaller, founder of Devoncroft Partners, discuss the current state of the marketplace, new streaming technology trends and innovations, the latest SDVP features and enhancements and reveal what's ahead for Zixi in 2021.

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Master Low Latency Streaming with Zixi and Evertz

Wednesday, April 21st, 11AM - 11:45 AM ET

Get to know Evertz's XPS Series real-time live streaming platform, which can be used with the SDVP for broadcast-quality video encoding at ultra-low latency for mission-critical applications like Esports, live interviews, and high-profile entertainment events.

Using Zixi and Evertz deliver real-time, ultra-low latency video with the highest video quality for 24/7 uptime applications. Stream over any IP network, including unmanaged Internet connections, and conduct 4K quality remote contribution, remote monitoring and operations, and command and control video workflows for the ultimate solution for IPTV distribution.

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How to Deliver Live Video Over 5G

Thursday, April 22nd, 11AM - 11:45 AM ET

Delivering live video over 5G networks is no longer just a theory – 5G deployment is real and has the power to transform the way content is created, distributed, and consumed. In this panel session, VP of Business Development Eric Bolten will discuss the realities of 5G deployments with decisionmakers from AWS, Bloomberg and Verizon who have gone into production delivering live video over 5G networks.

The panel discusses real-world architectures, shares best practices and advice on how content providers can leverage the right infrastructure to deliver new and improved experiences over 5G for the end consumer.

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June 29, 2022

Zixi’s Eric Bolten provides TVNewsCheck insights in to the hyperbolic growth underway in remote news gathering and collaboration.  Check out the full article here. Excerpts from the article: Two years after the pandemic prompted widespread acceptance of remote production workflows by broadcasters, sharing content has never been easier. Whether it’s for a work in progress […]

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Zixi Deploys in AWS Marketplace

June 29, 2022

Yahoo! Finance coverage of this press announcement can be found here. SDVP and ZEN Master now available for live IP streaming and management WALTHAM, Mass., June 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Zixi, the industry leader for enabling dependable, live broadcast-quality video over any IP network, and provider of the award winning Software-Defined Video Platform (SDVP) today announced that the […]

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Building 5G Accelerated Global Financial News Distribution

June 23, 2022

Bloomberg recently published a deep dive in to their own use of 5G networks to accelerate and scale global distribution of time sensitive financial news.  Check out the entire article here. Zixi is excited to be working closely with Verizon Business and AWS to deliver solutions that enable 5G network delivery of the worlds most […]

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Zixi discusses technical implementation of 5G solutions with IEEE

June 21, 2022

Zixi’s Emeka Okoli, VP of Customer Success & Solutions, recently presented technical insights on successfully managing bonded 4G LTE/5G live video transmission circuits.  Check out the full article featured in this month’s IEEE Broadcast Technology Magazine. Excerpts from the article: Cellular companies have been heavily promoting the benefits of fifth-generation (5G) cellular service over the […]

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Zixi talks primary distribution on CSI Magazine Executive Roundtable

June 15, 2022

CSI Magazine Editor Goran Nastic moderates an executive roundtable featuring Emeka Okoli, Zixi VP of Customer Success & Solutions. In this virtual roundtable organised by CSI and sponsored by Harmonic, senior executives discuss the technical and business trends and challenges as the industry moves to next-generation hybrid architectures. Among the topics covered are the move […]

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Views from the Trade Show Floors

June 1, 2022

TVB Europe discusses a return to in-person trade shows with industry leaders, including Zixi’s own John Wastcoat, SVP Alliances & Marketing.  The below excerpts are from the full article published here.   The recent NAB and ISE shows were each heralded as success stories as the trade show scene gets back up and running across […]

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Leveraging AI for Media Creation

May 3, 2022

The following excerpts are from the TV Tech article “AI Carves an Easier Path for Media Creators“. Like any other technology, artificial intelligence and machine learning for video production and distribution came about in an effort to build a better mousetrap. Any product that does more with less effort has an advantage over products that […]

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Gordon Brooks on Data Visualization and the ContentXchange Channel Service

April 26, 2022

    The following excerpts are from the SVG SportsTech@NABSHOW blog.  The video interview offers deep insights in to Zixi’s newest services.   At the 2022 NAB Show, Zixi is educating attendees on its latest developments in video signal transport and delivering live video over any IP network, any protocol, any cloud provider, and any […]

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SSIMWAVE integrates Zixi for Live IP Video Experience Optimization

April 20, 2022

The following excerpts are from the recent MESA article.  The complete article can be found here. Zixi announced an integration and partnership with SSIMWAVE, who have integrated the Software-Defined Video Platform (SDVP) into SSIMPLUS Live Monitor, a live video quality assurance tool for perceptual video metrics. Joint customers can now measure and trace the viewer […]

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Building low latency video delivery on 5G networks

April 12, 2022

TVB Europe featured article detailing the work done by Open Broadcast Systems and Zixi to enable sub-second live video backhaul over 5G networks.   Open Broadcast Systems and Zixi have joined forces to deliver live in-vehicle racing footage over 5G for the VW FunCup at the Le Mans Circuit. The live stream was powered by Zixi’s […]

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