B3: A Local Approach to Content Delivery: Essential Enabler for the OTT World


The last mile delivery is an important aspect of end-to-end Internet video ecosystem, together with multiscreen device support, video encoding practices and CDN sale. The rapid adoption of OTT delivery models by content publishers and aggregators is expected to significantly accelerate growth of traffic across the last mile networks and raise application performance requirements. This presentation will discuss how last-mile operators can utilize local content delivery capabilities to enable 4K video on their networks, reduce network costs and offer the delivery scale required in the new world of OTT services. Learn about network architecture strategies, including local content delivery as part of broader SDN/NFV, as well as potential ways operators can participate in the OTT value chain.