Zixi today announced the integration of Zixi-as-a-Service (ZaaS) with Cinedigm’s Matchpoint™ Platform Suite. A pioneer in the digital transformation of the entertainment industry, his Cinedigm is a market leader in streaming entertainment and digital media technology.
Cinedigm’s primary mission is to entertain the world by building the best portfolio of channels and services for the streaming generation. Through a diverse mix of premium SVOD services and dedicated AVOD and FAST channels, our portfolio of 30 streaming channels delivers premium content in a variety of popular genres to 90 million consumers worldwide on his over 1 billion devices. provided by
Cinedigm has developed a unique solution, Matchpoint™ Dispatch. It is for managing vast libraries of film and TV content, enriching content metadata, enforcing territories along with platform rights, and distributing scheduling metadata associated with content libraries. Through direct integration, Matchpoint will leverage Gracenote’s programming metadata and unique IDs to help organize assets, aid in audience discovery, and support content scheduling across major FAST channel platforms. Cinedigm’s Linear Playout partners originate mezzanine Zixi-enabled master transport streams for each of Cinedigm’s channels and push them to ZaaS over geographically diverse signal paths. ZaaS offers Cinedigm real-time telemetry data, advanced network congestion and error correction management, and significant bandwidth efficiency improvements over legacy systems deployed. Cinedigm uses well-structured, hierarchical entertainment feed data to create programmatic playout schedules. Electronic program guides are generated for each of the 20+ channels and define advertising presentations within the program schedule. The ZaaS transcoding engine creates a quality-optimized ABR streaming ladder that is packaged for delivery to the content origin server and validates the stream’s health and compliance with each partner’s delivery specifications.
ZaaS delivers broadcast infrastructure as a service, enabling media companies and service providers to rapidly leverage IP to ingest and deliver live video with ultra-low latency, and move live and live linear video into and out of the cloud. increase. With this service, the broadcaster can easily scale to add new partners, leveraging his ZaaS for video processing, as well as the additional data, analytics, security and services required for professional broadcasting. Quality available. ZaaS allows media and entertainment companies to extend their existing on-premises infrastructure and capabilities to the cloud. And with ZEN Master, the industry-leading virtual control plane, users can coordinate, manage, and monitor broadcast-quality, low-latency live video workflows from anywhere in the world. world. Offering the industry’s most robust and mature live video protocol, the Zixi protocol, ZaaS also supports RIST, RTP+FEC, HLS, CMAF HLS, DASH, and RTMP for ingest and delivery over any IP network. provides the industry’s most universal solution. Edge devices with 400+ integration partners. SDVP also includes transcoding, packaging, CDN origin, and packet identifier (PID) mappings for OTT workflows, normalizing content to specific encoding parameters with PIDs tailored to downstream workflows I can do it.
“Zixi provides actionable insight into high-speed channel health and performance, enabling the operational agility needed to scale rapidly. Tony Huidor, Chief Technology and Product Officer, Cinedigm“Cinedigm has scaled to the point where we need to have more direct control over the delivery of our FAST channel portfolio.This partnership with Zixi makes it operationally feasible and economically viable.” increase.”
“Cinedigm needed a way to operationalize the end-user experience. Peter Dawidzik, Zixi Sales DirectorCombining all of Zixi’s capabilities with a video-optimized cloud infrastructure, ZaaS delivers the economics, performance, and operational efficiencies that support the rapidly expanding FAST channel delivery service offered by Cinedigm. . ”