Posted by : Randy Cooper in (CDN)
Level 3 Communications Inc. (LVLT: News ) said it has been selected to provide content delivery network or CDN services to SevenOne Intermedia GmbH, the multimedia company of ProSiebenSat.1 Group. Level 3′s content storage, caching and downloading, and video streaming solution delivers both live and on-demand video content to online viewers in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Under the terms of this agreement, Level 3 said its CDN services support the online sites of SevenOne Intermedia such as SAT1.de, ProSieben.de, kabeleins.de, N24.de, 9live.de (live streaming) and ran.de. As a multimedia centre of competence for ProSiebenSat.1 Group, SevenOne Intermedia is responsible for a broad range of digital and interactive platforms. It has responsibility for all new media services, including teletext, the Internet, games and mobile services.
"Level 3 offers a content delivery network with the scale and performance necessary for consistent, high-quality delivery of broadcast content for large online audiences. The advanced media delivery capabilities provided by Level 3′s CDN are instrumental in delivering a world-class online experience that offers millions of online viewers real-time access to global news and entertainment coverage,"said Robin Seckler, Head of Multimedia TV Brands at SevenOne Intermedia.