Broadpeak Expands Customer Footprint in the South Asia Region
CESSON-SEVIGNE, France — March 28, 2023 — Broadpeak®, a leading provider of content delivery network (CDN) and video streaming solutions for content providers and pay-TV operators worldwide, announced today that GTPL Hathway Limited (GTPL), the largest multi-service operator (MSO) in India, has deployed a comprehensive video streaming solution from Broadpeak for OTT delivery. Using Broadpeak’s video delivery solutions, GTPL can provide interactive video streaming services, including live, catch-up TV, and VOD, to millions of subscribers with outstanding quality of service (QoS), reduced costs, and increased efficiency.
“We serve approximately 11 million cable TV households in more than 1,400 cities across 22 key states in India,” said Aniruddhsinh Jadeja, managing director at GTPL. “Finding an opex-friendly solution for high-quality video streaming was imperative, and Broadpeak met all of our requirements, providing us with an entire streaming suite including CDN, Origin Packager, cache servers, analytics, monitoring, and managed services. With Broadpeak’s video streaming solutions, we can easily identify data patterns and predict end-user behaviors to enable capacity planning and to improve our subscribers’ quality of experience and service.”
GTPL is using Broadpeak’s BkM100 Video Delivery Mediator, BkS350 Origin Packager, BkS400 Video Streamer, BkA100 Video Delivery Analytics, and BkA200 Video Delivery Monitoring to deliver OTT services to subscribers’ mobile and Android TV devices.
The BkM100 Video Delivery Mediator empowers GTPL to continuously monitor the popularity of content based on usage patterns and deliver popular content from the most appropriate BkS400 Video Streamer to reduce costs. Broadpeak’s BkS350 combines a just-in-time packaging feature and a built-in cache mechanism, reducing the need for encoding and storage resources and providing GTPL with high-throughput capacity that generates significant cost savings. With Broadpeak’s video delivery analytics and monitoring solutions, GTPL can control QoS along the video delivery chain and guarantee an exceptional quality of experience (QoE) for audiences.
“We’re thrilled to partner with India’s largest MSO and further strengthen our presence in South Asia,” said Jacques Le Mancq, CEO at Broadpeak. “By managing GTPL’s OTT service delivery, with 24/7 support, Broadpeak is helping to ensure increased business growth and success for one of the biggest television providers in India.”
More information about Broadpeak solutions can be found at https://broadpeak.tv.
About GTPL Hathway Limited
GTPL Hathway Limited is India’s largest MSO providing digital cable TV services and is the sixth largest private wireline broadband service provider in India. The company is the largest digital cable TV and wireline broadband service provider in Gujarat and is a leading digital cable TV service provider in West Bengal. The company’s digital cable TV services reach 1,400 plus towns across India in 22 states including Gujarat, West Bengal, Maharashtra, Goa, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, Odisha, Assam, Tripura, Meghalaya, Manipur, Nagaland, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Delhi, Haryana, and Uttarakhand. As of Dec. 31, 2022, the company had approximately 8.90 million active digital cable TV subscribers and 8,95,000 broadband subscribers, and a broadband homepass of about 5.15 million.
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 million of simultaneous streams. The company is headquartered in Cesson-Sevigne, France.