eMedia Network picks Akamai media delivery solutions

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM) said that eMedia Network is using Akamai´s Media Delivery Solutions to deliver broadcast-quality video and radio content on its global OTT/IPTV platform, iON.

The partnership has enabled eMedia to improve customer experiences and penetrate new markets across Europe, North America and Oceania (Australia and New Zealand).

eMedia specializes in digital video broadcasting, distribution and monetization of multicultural television and radio content. The company has been delivering IPTV for more than seven years and its successful niche business is built on a commitment to providing reliable and high-quality content.

To deliver more than 100 linear channels, eMedia is using Akamai Media Services Live, which includes multiple ingest points to access the scale and reach of its globally distributed Intelligent Platform.

Akamai´s Adaptive Media Delivery is designed to help ensure that content is delivered to viewers at optimal quality while automatically adjusting to multiple network types and varying connection speeds. And Akamai´s cloud-based NetStorage enables eMedia´s partners to offer catch-up and on-demand services thanks to immediately available storage capabilities.

eMedia Network provides full-time video, international broadcasting and telecommunications to multimedia platforms and value-added application services.

Akamai is a content delivery network service, providing advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions.