The Akamai Ecosystem
*BOCC is our Broadcast Operations Control Center is managed solution that provides direct access to Akamai media experts who offer hands-on assistance
for customers looking to offload (or supplement) proactive monitoring, alerting, live support and mitigation for their OTT video streams.
NOCC is the Network Operation Command Center is a state-of-the-art facility where Akamai monitors the industry’s best view of the real-time condition of the Internet.
The NOCC is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by expert network operations personnel.
SOCC is Akamai’s Security Operations Center. DDoS protection experts in a security operations center customize defenses and protect customers against DDoS attack types observed as the attack happens.
delivering a smooth viewing experience was stark.
Abandonment rates increased by more than 4x with when
bitrates shifted in comparison to when kept constant
At this point it should be clear that having the most
sophisticated transcoding system on the market by
itself can’t deliver a high quality 24x7 live linear stream
viewers in isolation. The reverse is also true. The
capabilities discussed above are relatively meaningless
unless they work in concert with a transcoding engine
to help deliver the best experience possible to online
audiences across a wide array of formats and devices.
To help overcome quality challenges, Akamai’s Live
• Ingestion of bitrates up to 20Mbps from a single
HLS stream for maximum output quality
• Default support for 1080p video formats to enable
the best picture quality for end-viewers
• Support for leading adaptive bitrate formats
• Optimized transcoding profiles designed to reduce
total bandwidth while preserving picture quality
Reach out to us at
www.Akamai.com or contact
your Akamai rep for more information on our
24x7 Live Linear solution with Media Services Live.
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