LOS ANGELES, CA AND BONN, GERMANY– January 26, 2009 — EdgeCast Networks, the superior, cost-effective rich media content delivery network (CDN), and Deutsche Telekom ICSS, the international wholesale division of Deutsche Telekom (NYSE:DT), today announced the launch of a new innovative content delivery solution.
Targeted to fulfill the needs of premium video, audio and content publishers, gaming companies, advertisers or service or hosting providers, ICSS’s Global Content Delivery Solution improves the performance of both live and on-demand content delivery via the Internet. The CDS solutions support streaming video delivery for live and on-demand content (including HD) as well as web content acceleration for ensuring fast page load times for high availability web sites.
“The combination of Deutsche Telekom’s powerful global network and EdgeCast’s cutting edge content delivery technology offers a tremendous value proposition to publishers” says James Segil, President of EdgeCast Networks. “we are delighted to be partnering with Deutsche Telekom as they introduce this service to both their existing and new customers.”
CDS is the latest solution to be born from ICSS’s new Innovation model that marries best-in-class partners with Deutsche Telekom’s best-in-class International IP backbone.
CDS brings to the market a complete set of global content delivery services, including sophisticated content management tools and reporting suites designed to give customers unsurpassed control over distribution of their content. With best in class infrastructure and next-generation routing software technology, CDS services improves the viewing experience of our customers while maintaining competitive pricing. Furthermore, our innovative reporting and analytics suite ultimately leads to lower costs, better predictable usage patterns and an improved content delivery experience.
With CDS, a new innovative product is added to the Deutsche Telekom ICSS product portfolio in an efficient, timely manner. “We focus on products that meet the demands of our customers for better solutions and new business models that secure and improve their revenues,” Helmut Angst, Head of Deutsche Telekom ICSS, says. “By the end of this year, additional innovation products and solutions will follow the launch of CDS.”