Download Free Whitepaper - HOW TO START AN IPTV/OTT SERVICE
Learn about the technical aspects of the turnkey IPTV/OTT solution, get an explanation about IPTV and OTT services, required systems, and important factors to be considered before selecting the final IPTV or OTT solution.
IPTV/OTT is a complex technology due to a lack of standards, rapidly changing technology, proprietary interfaces, and many different vendors and systems required to form a turnkey solution. In addition, it brings significant requirements on the IP core and access networks, especially in combination with OTT video delivery. Design, launch, and operation of a successful TV service are all complex and challenging tasks, requiring extensive knowledge and experience from the operator.
Although IPTV/OTT is already a mature and widely used technology in several regions, in some regions like Latin America, Africa, APAC, there are Telcos, Internet Service Providers, Mobile or Cable operators still planning to deploy IPTV/OTT service. These operators face the challenge of learning and understanding new technology to be able to define the requirements and confidently select the best solution.
The white paper covers technical aspects of the turnkey IPTV/OTT solution, explaining IPTV and OTT services, required systems, and important factors that need to be considered before selecting the final IPTV or OTT solution. Typically, every operator has a bit different requirements and IPTV or OTT system that is in a way unique. Although there are still some general rules that can help operators in selecting and building IPTV/OTT solutions you would benefit the most if you partner up with a system integrator that has extensive experience with IPTV/OTT/DVB projects. For those operators that are inexperienced in OTT/IPTV and are not really sure how to go about starting their project, an ideal partner would be an experienced vendor that acts also as a system integrator and is able to provide a turnkey IPTV/OTT solution. This combination will provide the operators with the necessary flexibility on the tech vendor side that understands their specific needs and delivers them a cost-efficient and tailor-made solution.
This whitepaper should provide the operator with enough knowledge to do the first steps in defining the IPTV / OTT solution and being able to select the best one for them.
In case you need additional help with defining your requirements or you would already like to get more details on a turnkey technical solution tailored to your needs, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We would be delighted to help you on your way to running a successful TV service.
UniqCast helps Telcos, ISPs, Broadcasters, OTT, mobile, and DVB operators, to build turnkey IPTV/OTT/DVB multi-screen solutions in a cost-efficient way, delivering an enjoyable TV experience to the end-users. We provide a single point of contact and full, end-to-end responsibility, to minimize risks for the operator and guarantee a successful launch of the TV service. Every TV system is unique, we simply help you deliver it. For more information get in touch via firstname.lastname@example.org and find out why UniqCast has been trusted with IPTV/OTT/DVB projects on 4 continents across the world.