Zixi Support for AWS Elemental
Zixi, the provider of solutions for delivering live broadcast-quality video over the public Internet, has announced its protocol support for Amazon Web Services (AWS) Elemental MediaLive and AWS Elemental MediaConnect.
Zixi’s delivery protocol technology is now integrated with the latest release of AWS Elemental Live. This allows customers to take advantage of Zixi’s methods of optimising IP-networks for video and configure outputs intended to deliver live video content in real-time over unmanaged networks, providing a fast, secure and reliable contribution methodology for getting video content on AWS.
Zixi says its technology provides a best-in-class resiliency using a combination of content-aware and network adaptive forward error correction, error recovery, congestion avoidance, bonding of multiple transmission paths and dynamic feedback to control encoder rate, all at a minimal latency.
Zixi customers also have the option to configure their outputs from AWS Elemental MediaLive to be sent to AWS Elemental MediaConnect. AWS Elemental MediaConnect is a high-quality transport service for live video that provides users with the reliability and security of satellite and fibre combined with the flexibility, agility, and economies of IT-based networks. AWS Elemental MediaConnect combines Zixi reliable video transport, highly secure stream sharing and real-time network traffic and video monitoring that allows users to focus on content, not transport infrastructure.