This case study explores Century Link’s global agreement with Streamroot to offer a peer-to-peer networking platform that can be used in combination with the CenturyLink Content Delivery Network.
2018 was a monumental year for an international sports event:
During the event, this mesh network powered over 40 million sessions across Europe and LATAM throughout the semifinals and finals, 62% of overall traffic in Europe was delivered using the technology.
Millions of people tuned in on laptops, mobile devices and connected TVs, multiplying the traffic from the 2014 tournament, while an important milestone for live online video, broadcasters faced a greater challenge: deliver a quality viewing experience even during the most demanding traffic spikes!
To scale to the immense growth, rights-holding broadcasters across Europe and LATAM turned to the mesh network to deliver uninterrupted, high-quality service to end-users…
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