Broadpeak’s Cloud PVR Solution Supports VOD, PVR, Catch-up TV, and Time-Shift
TV on Any Screen
CESSON-SÉVIGNÉ, France — March 9, 2022 — Broadpeak®, a leading provider of the content delivery network (CDN) and video streaming solutions for content providers and pay-TV operators worldwide, announced today that Austrian operator Magenta Telekom, part of the Deutsche Telekom Group, is using a Cloud PVR solution from Broadpeak to deliver its streaming service, Magenta TV. Leveraging Broadpeak’s solution, Magenta Telekom can deliver live, VOD, Cloud PVR, catch-up TV, time-shift TV, and other advanced services to subscribers on any screen, with an exceptional quality of experience (QoE).
“When launching our new streaming service, we wanted to provide a state-of-the-art experience for subscribers, giving them access to all of their favorite TV shows anytime, anywhere, on any device,” said Christian Jaros, VP of Entertainment at Magenta Telekom. “Broadpeak’s solution is easy to deploy and scalable, enabling us to bring cloud time-shift, start-over TV, catch-up TV, and PVR services to our customers, without deploying new hardware in their homes.”
Magenta Telekom is using Broadpeak’s Cloud PVR solution, including the BkS350 Origin Packager, the BkM100 Recording Director and Scheduler, the BkA200 Video Delivery Monitoring, and network-attached storage to deliver 300 channels. The Cloud PVR solution allows Magenta Telekom subscribers to record an unlimited amount of content simultaneously on TVs, set-top boxes, smartphones, tablets, and other devices.
“Magenta Telekom is leading the way with its future-proof streaming service,” said Jacques Le Mancq, CEO at Broadpeak. “We are very proud of our collaboration with Magenta Telekom and we strongly believe this deployment will serve as an excellent blueprint for how to successfully launch Cloud PVR services.”
About Broadpeak® (broadpeak.tv)
Broadpeak® designs and manufactures video delivery components for content providers and network service providers deploying IPTV, cable, OTT, and mobile services. Its portfolio of solutions and technologies powers the delivery of movies, television programming, and other video content over managed networks and the Internet for viewing on any type of device. The company’s systems and services help operators increase market share and improve subscriber loyalty with superior quality of experience.
Broadpeak supports all of its customers worldwide, from simple installations to large delivery systems reaching capacities of several millions of simultaneous streams. The company is headquartered in Cesson-Sévigné, France.
About Magenta Telekom
Magenta Telekom (T-Mobile Austria) is a leading provider of Internet, mobile communications, entertainment, and business solutions in Austria. The company has around 2,400 employees and generated sales of around 1.3 billion euros in 2020. The company offers ultra-fast broadband via fiber optic cable and mobile communications, entertainment, and the latest technologies for digital life.
As part of the Deutsche Telekom Group, the company benefits from the innovative power and financial stability of the group, one of the world’s largest players in the telecom market. In the 2020 financial year, the group achieved sales of 101 billion euros. Magenta Telekom acts for the entire Deutsche Telekom Group, e.g., as a competence center for the Internet of Things (IoT).