RelayCaster for live content contribution over public Internet
Seminar Rohde & Schwarz at ROMSAT
Dr. Sergii Pedorenko, Sales manager secure communication and broadcasting at Rohde & Schwarz showcased the solution Lossless Transmission over Public Internet RelayCaster. Rohde & Schwarz subsidiary GMIT
launched enhanced RelayCaster for live content contribution over public Internet at IBC 2017.
With RelayCaster, reliability of contributing and distributing live content via unmanaged networks is significantly improved, as packet loss issues are efficiently resolved. RelayCaster enables the replacement of expensive, dedicated links or contracts with CDN service providers. In contrast to these services, RelayCaster is not limited to certain regions or data centers. RelayCaster enables distribution of content across any distance, to any place that is reachable by Internet infrastructure. With optional encryption, data streams will be protected between all senders and receivers.
RelayCaster targets live content producers & aggregators as well as live content service operators and OTT operators. It extends the reach of live streams to a global scale, harnessing the power of the internet as a flexible and cost-effective means of content contribution and distribution