Create awe-inspiring streaming experiences for your viewers every time. Akamai’s gold standard media distribution technology provides the global scale and sustainable economics you need, while our solutions combine the tools and resources for delivering your online content.
Achieving broadcast-quality live linear streams requires a new approach. Learn how Akamai’s purpose-built solution helps you deliver the highest-quality, 24/7 live linear streams without trade-offs between low latency, reliability, and scalability.
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From sports to breaking news, live events drive passionate viewer engagement, but quality issues can threaten the success of your video operation. Learn how Akamai has applied 20 years of video experience to help deliver high-quality, engaging experiences to your online viewers at scale.
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As the size of your audience grows, so does demand for content on their terms. Find out how Akamai can help you reliably deliver high-quality streams to keep viewers engaged and loyal—no matter the location, device type, or network condition.
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Ultra-Low-Latency Best Practices with CMAF
Best practices for implementing CMAF to deliver ultra-low-latency experiences at scale.Read the White Paper
The Value of CMAF in the Drive Towards OTT Interoperability
Will Law of Akamai explains how MPEG’s new Common Media Application Format will improve viewing quality while lowering storage and encoding costs for broadcasters.Watch the Video
Monetizing OTT at Any Scale
Effectively deliver engaging, ad-supported viewing experiences for your live content at any scale.Read the White Paper
Report : Measuring Quality’s Impact
Discover the science that links video quality to viewers’ emotional responses in a biometric study led by Sensum Technologies.Read the White Paper
Increase Viewer Loyalty: Best Practices for Ensuring Quality OTT Experience
Akamai is in the unique position to have worked with some of the largest VOD and live offerings to date. Discover the experience and know-how to make OTT video fast, reliable, and secure that only Akamai provides.Read the White Paper
Broadcast Over the Internet: The Audience of You
Now that OTT has put viewers in control, broadcasters are focusing on delivering personalized video experiences. But how did we get here? And how can broadcasters stay relevant in this new era? Explore OTT’s disruptive impact on the industry and the changing expectations of viewers.Read the E-book
Broadcast Over the Internet: The Quality Mandate
Instant play, sharp resolution, and no rebuffering — broadcast TV set the standard for video quality more than 50 years ago. Today, OTT providers who fail to meet this expectation are putting their business at risk. Discover surprising new research and insights on the impact of video quality.Read the E-book
Broadcast Over the Internet: The Innovation Mandate
Delivering the broadcast-quality video OTT viewers demand is a challenge that requires technical innovation at every stage. Find out what it takes to build a scalable, viewer-centric video solution that delivers the highest quality every time, from ingest through playback.Read the E-book
Economically Achieving TV Scale with Live Online
nScreen Media talks to Akamai’s Jim Ewaskiew about how to scale online live events to television-sized audiences. Find out how the company is co-opting client devices to share the load and helping service providers save money in the process.Watch the Video
Delivering Live OTT Video with No Latency — NAB Interview
Can you deliver broadcast quality with low latency? nScreen Media’s Colin Dixon talks to Akamai’s Shawn Michels about new solutions enabling broadcasters to overcome latency, rebuffering, and availability issues to deliver high-quality streaming at scale.Watch the Video
Game On! How Streaming Sports is Heating Up
Sports teams, leagues, TV networks, and players are all connecting with fans in cutting-edge ways through streaming. Where is live sports streaming now, what challenges does it face, and what exciting places is it heading to? Hear from eight industry leaders about trends, tactics, and transformations.Read the White Paper
Alive Online: OTT Service Providers and Live Streaming Services
As live streaming grows beyond sporting events, discover how your video service can deliver more value to viewers, generate more ad revenue, and select a CDN to ensure the best quality viewing.Read the White Paper
Building an Ecosystem: Transcoding for a 24x7 Live Linear Environment
Video transcoding has become increasingly complex in today’s diverse online media ecosystem. In this white paper, Streamingmedia.com shows you what it takes to build a high-performance transcoding system that enables 24x7 live linear streams and delivers exceptional, broadcast-quality experiences to viewers.Read the White Paper
CDN Optimization for VR Streaming
Immersing your viewers in 360° VR experiences demands the highest-quality video. But streaming uninterrupted, high-bitrate video, with minimal buffering, requires a lot of network bandwidth. Discover how Akamai can help you overcome the challenge with innovations like tile-based adaptive VR delivery, content prepositioning, and dynamic ad insertion.Read the White Paper
Embrace Failure: Build a High-Availability Streaming Architecture
In this article, you will learn the best practices on how to design a highly resilient delivery architecture, quickly bypass SPOF, and readily applying multiple, tested configurations to allow the event to continuous streaming uninterrupted.Read the White Paper
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Adaptive Media Delivery
Deliver video content at the highest quality by adapting in real time to each user’s available bandwidth.Learn More
Enterprise Threat Protector
Get instant, proactive protection against malware attacks.Learn More
Broadcast Operations Control Center
24/7 proactive monitoring, alerting, live support and mitigation to deliver reliable, high-quality OTT experiences.Learn More
Live Streaming Event Support
Operational and strategic planning, real-time access to insights and experts, and end-to-end coverage for high profile events.Learn More
Premium Service and Support
Engage Akamai in your day-to-day business operations as an integral part of OTT success. Work closely with product, technology and industry experts on best practices to reduce complexity, improve quality and efficiency and support your business 24/7.Learn More
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