The media and entertainment industries are going through a period of accelerated and unprecedented change. New operating models are forcing companies to generate content from any location in the world and distribute it quickly and efficiently to any customer, anywhere in any location on any device.
Over-the-top models are changing the way that we view content on-demand and are forcing operators to deliver new, customised consumer experiences to compete.
Inherited over 40 years of experience in the media sector, backed by a state-of-art integrated fibre and satellite global distribution network.
PCCW Global has inherited over 40 years of experience in the media sector dating back to 1969 when men landed on the moon. Backed by a unique engineering and operations team, a state-of-the-art integrated fibre and satellite global distribution network and extensive partnerships in strategic locations around the globe, we provide solutions to help you distribute your digital content in the most efficient way possible. Today we provide media distribution services to many of the largest international broadcasters and service providers. We offer superfast content distribution of SD and HD video between global media hubs around the world. We also provide a range of cloud-based storage services and fully managed OTT and IPTV solutions to empower content owners and distributors and facilitate fast market entry.
Partner Services from Media Experts
Structuring appropriate business models, processes and market positioning are all critical to the success of OTT media services. Our Digital Video Partner Services give you access to a highly skilled team of media experts who can help us build your media business from the ground up, covering market positioning, content acquisition, system integration, user experience design and even managing your media business end-to-end. The team is fully dedicated to partner with you to build a differentiated media business.
In Good Company
Leveraging on the experience and geographic advantage of Hong Kong, PCCW is one of the most experienced broadcasters in the Asia Pacific region operating Hong Kong’s premier pay TV service, NOW TV and serving some of Asia’s largest broadcast and media companies with global solutions.
Advanced Global Media Network
We own and operate Asia’s largest commercial teleport with more than 30 operating earth stations. Coupled with our Global Television Network (GTVN), a fibre-based video transportation platform, our self-owned teleport facilities in Europe and Africa and partnership with satellite and teleport operators worldwide and also the interconnectivity with popular video switches in strategic locations around the globe, PCCW Global is the ideal partner for international broadcasters and television service providers to deliver video content worldwide on both full-time and on-demand basis.
PCCW Global has established extensive partnerships with broadcasters and distributers in strategic locations around the globe, helping to provide you with the most innovative solutions to distribute your digital content in the most efficient way possible.
On top of the best-of-breed video platform, PCCW Global’s Digital Video Partner Services provide you with access to a highly skilled team that can help you build and manage a successful digital video business. Our Digital Video Partner Services help you quickly establish and manage your digital video business with the most appropriate business models, system and platform integration, content and user experience, all tailored to your specific markets.
GTVN is PCCW Global’s video over fibre transmission platform. It provides a true managed end-to-end high speed video transportation solution over protected fibre paths. GTVN has major PoPs in Hong Kong, Singapore, the United Kingdom, Japan, the United States and South Africa. PCCW Global is expanding the GTVN to strategic countries where we have a well-established presence. GTVN will be offered in conjunction with PCCW Global’s commercial teleports in Hong Kong and Belgium to meet the video contribution and distribution requirements of the market.
With our global broadcasting teleport presence, we operate a true global satellite video contribution and distribution network. Whenever there is breaking news, special global coverage events or regular broadcasting segments, PCCW Global is able to provide ad-hoc and full-time access anywhere in the world via satellites in the Asia Pacific Region (APR), Indian Ocean Region (IOR), Pacific Ocean Region (POR) and Atlantic Ocean Region (AOR). Complemented by our fibre-based GTVN coverage, we are dedicated to providing its users with the most reliable and cost-effective video transportation solutions.
PCCW Global CDN has been built to optimise the delivery of large files and video. The network allows users to bypass the congested public internet and experience video in high definition on their laptop, tablet or smartphone with picture quality that is almost as good as being at the event. Our feature-rich CDN service is delivered via multi-CDNs with POPs at strategic global locations near primary Internet Exchange Points, all with massive computing and caching power.
PCCW Global Global Media Transcoding provides a cloud-based platform for the transcoding of linear channels, live events and file-based video content with superior transcoding quality at a very low bitrate. The significant savings in the bitrate of the content improves the overall user experience and expands the addressable market of the OTT video services. The cloud-based platform provides the flexibility to cope with fluctuation in transcoding demands with a pay-as-you-go pricing model.
PCCW Global’s Global Media OTT Video Management offers service providers, broadcasters and content providers a rapid, low risk, cost-effective entry into the OTT TV market with a fully managed and integrated hosted solution.
Global Media OTT Video Management enables you to deliver a full range of advanced digital video services, taking advantage of our high speed, secure Global CDN (content distribution network), integrated content management system (CMS) and Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). The service is offered as a white labelled product and can be scaled to meet the needs of all audience sizes from small niche communities to global markets. Entering the market with this hosted solution helps operators avoid the CAPEX intensive infrastructure or specialist staff typically required to build and operate an IPTV service and allows them to focus on their core market.