Cast-TV, a member of the BitRate Group, was established in 2005. The company specializes in providing professional video solutions for Over the Top and Internet Provider Television Video (IPTV), Our added value lies in our ability to not only to provide diverse and quality content to various viewing markets, but also to offer a unique technology infrastructure. We provide the most advanced technology as a video delivery and CDN channel , providing an end-to-end solution for cellular phone carriers, cable operators and ISP’s seeking to enhance their product offering to their current and new subscribers and enter the IPTV industry.
The Cast-TV IPTV is a solution developed for providing interactive services over the Internet. In contrast to IPTV in private networks where live streams are usually distributed using multicast and have high bit rate, Internet TV (OTT) requires unicast streaming and more efficient codec's. That's why additional transcoding and streaming equipment is required.
The white label IPTV system includes several key elements:
· IPTV CRM middleware & billing
· Multi bitrate and codec's Transcoders
· CDN servers and infrastructure
· CMS – Live channels or VOD
· DASH and conditional access
· Portal, Video players and App's
· VoD & NVoD servers
· Catch up TV & Time-Shifted TV servers
Received from IP gateway at RTMP format and Transcoders receive and prepare live TV streams for distribution over the Internet.
CDN servers receive the transcoded streams, distribute them among end users, and protect them against unauthorized use. IPTV middleware and billing systems are responsible for management of IP set-top boxes PC users and mobile user accounts.
· TV channels
· Electronic program guide (EPG)
· Video on demand (VoD)
· TV on Demand (TVoD, Catch up TV)
· Time-shifted TV (TSTV, Pause Live TV)