Selevision, the technology and content provider based in Saudi-Arabia, has selected the Voddler Group for the optimization of subscriber’s streaming experience. The latter is a cloud streaming technology provider and will help Selevision with its peer-assisted technology, VoddlerNet, to deliver the latter’s content to a wider market.
The technology to be used, VoddlerNet, is a combination of controlled and secured peer-assisted delivery with direct streaming from the source provider. This will help in the expansion reach of services and will at the same time sustain high and constant bit-rate Quality of Service, as mentioned by the company.
Raed Khusheim, CEO of Selevision, commented about the development: “Providing the best possible viewing experience for the end user is vital to us, regardless of which of our entertainment services they are using and wherever they may be viewing from […] Voddler’s ability to offer broadcast quality content limitlessly offers real advantages in driving up the quality of experience”.
Elsewhere, Adam Lewis, CEO of Voddler Group, said: “We are very excited to be partnering with Selevision. As a pre-eminent OTT provider in the MENA region, Selevision already reaches millions of viewers. We want to help them continue their growth while maintaining the quality and responsiveness for which the platform is famous. Expectations of technical quality as well as access to rich content are very high, and VoddlerNet enables Selevision to meet these expectations cost-effectively, without massive investment in edge servers and content delivery networks”.