Cloud VoD is a cloud-based end-to-end solution for ingesting, managing, processing, publishing, distributing, and analyzing media content. With Cloud VoD, CDNetworks has taken Video on Demand (VoD) to the next level, placing organizations at the cutting edge of today’s digital transformation while increasing a customer’s quality of experience.
Cloud VoD is an enterprise-grade media solution rooted in CDNetworks’ global content delivery network (CDN), object storage, and high-quality video transcoding technologies. All functions are integrated into a single solution, making it easy to manage an entire VoD asset processing workflow seamlessly and deliver an engaging VoD experience to your audience, while optimizing the experience with the data analyzed. Best of all, content can be hosted and streamed without having to build costly data centers or complex infrastructures. Cloud VoD guarantees flawless media delivery across all devices and platforms. Building an optimal strategy for your VoD business, sharing your video content with the world, and cultivating a sticky user experience with your websites and apps have never been easier!
High-Quality Video Processing
Cloud VoD provides state-of-the-art video transcoding capabilities that empower you to achieve more in less time. Cloud VoD supports a wide variety of codecs to shrink videos into a streamable size while maintaining a compelling viewing experience. It also supports a number of output formats and provides various transcoding templates, from LD to 4K, for generating different levels of video quality optimized for delivery over wired and wireless networks. There are even customizable templates you can use to meet specific requirements. Watermark, video trimming, and splicing features are also available at no extra charge.
Easy Content Management
Having a large video content library is pointless if you do not have a way to organize it. Cloud VoD’s Content Management System (CMS) is purpose-built to tame your growing video library. Features such as a folder/subfolder structure, bulk upload, and video-migration make it easy to maintain your video life cycle. Many tasks can be performed with just one click, such as editing basic video information, searching specified content resources by keywords, and performing video transcoding activities.
Security and Reliability
Cloud VoD’s security features have been designed from the ground up to protect your content from the time it’s uploaded to the time users view it.
- Secure upload and delivery features such as anti-hotlinking, watermarking, video encryption, and HTTPS safeguard the delivery of your content.
- Private protocols and HLS standard encryption protect your videos prior to
- Whitelists and blacklists allow you to restrict specific IP addresses and domains to block malicious requests.
All these features are self-developed by CDNetworks and are user-configurable to ensure that your VoD content is tamper resistant and delivered to viewers securely.
Stable and Smooth Playback
Cloud VoD leverages CDNetworks’ global CDN to deliver high-quality video playback services to viewers around the world. As the recognized leader in cloud distribution and edge computing, CDNetworks serves customers in over 70 countries and regions. Our worldwide deployment of the following resources gets your content closer to your users to deliver an unparalleled experience flawlessly, reliably, securely, and globally.
- Over 200,000 servers
- Over 2,800 CDN PoPs
- Over 400 edge-computing PoPs worldwide
- Over 100 overseas ISP partners
- Storage capacities of 500 PB
How it Works
Traditionally, if developers wanted to deploy their own video platform, they’d have to spend a lot of time, resources, and money to build an entire infrastructure of point products capable of handling transcoding, content delivery, and playback.
Cloud VoD removes these complexities by bundling into a single product to deliver VoD content closer than ever to your viewers. Each component is optimized to keep viewing fast, reliable, and efficient, without compromising quality or security. An integrated CMS allows you to upload, catalog, store, and distribute your video assets to better organize your content. Advanced video-processing capabilities such as video transcoding, video screenshot, and video editing enable you to process videos in line with your business requirements. The lightning-fast CDN optimizes the delivery of the finished product smoothly, reliably, and securely to your users for a superior viewing experience.