Solutions – MediaFlow 2017-02-08T10:39:50+00:00

MediaFlow

Our MediaFlow solution enables broadcasters and other content owners to seamlessly distribute Live channels and VOD content to any number of affiliate platform partners. Linear channels can also be time-shifted and customised with our virtual playout module to ensure effective monetisation in any territory.

With support for a wide range of input and output formats, comprehensive rights management controls and control via web interface or flexible APIs, MediaFlow provides a one-stop content-distribution solution.

Entirely built upon our modular cloud-based Media Manager platform, MediaFlow also enables syndication to popular social platforms and can be integrated with other Media Manager modules to combine with delivery to all major OTT device categories.

Operators

MediaFlow is pre-integrated with a growing number of operators enabling quick and cost effective delivery of assets from day one. For operators not listed, please contact us to discuss your requirements.

The Benefits

Simple SaaS Model

With a single fixed monthly license fee and fully transparent pay-as-you-go fees for storage and delivery, business models are clear, and costs scale with revenue.

Infinitely scalable

Further distribution partners and output formats can be added quickly at any time.

Fully secure

Your content integrity is maintained with end-to-end encryption and cloud-based redundancy ensuring robust security at every step of the workflow

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Rapid Publishing

Our agile cloud-based encoding and publishing tools mean your content reaches its destination in industry-leading times

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Key Features

  • Flexible content ingest options for any type of VOD or live channels and all associated metadata and promotional graphics

  • A rules-based system to control programme availability ensuring full conformance to content rights.

  • High-quality, efficient cloud-based encoding enabling delivery to all target partner platforms and devices

  • Create dynamic playlists of VOD content driven by incoming metadata to deliver as complete assets or embeddable players

  • Virtual playout: Play out linear channels OTT with a new schedule for other territories and monetise effectively with ad-replacement

  • Wide range of output delivery formats supported including: Mezzanine, adaptive bit-rate for multi-screen and custom profiles

  • Asset submission status: Track the progress of content from source through to delivery partners

  • Customisable metadata engine: Media Manager has extensive engines to translate multiple input formats to any output required by your partners

  • Security: Content encrypted end-to-end and ability to incorporate industry-standard DRMs where required

  • Fully integrated with the rest of the Media Manager platform enabling you to combine affiliate distribution with a direct-to-consumer OTT service or other video delivery needs

How It Works

MediaFlow is built on top of our modular cloud-based Media Manager platform. This provides complete flexibility about how your content is delivered to affiliate platforms and provides further options to expand your distribution over time.

Example Media Manager configuration for MediaFlow