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Press Release: Cerberus Tech joins the SRT Alliance

by | Apr 27, 2021 | Press Release

Southampton, UK, April 27, 2021 – Cerberus Tech has today announced its new membership to the SRT Alliance. The SRT Alliance is an open-source initiative dedicated to overcoming the challenges of low-latency video streaming through the open source SRT (Secure Reliable Transport) protocol. This membership announcement follows the recent launch of Cerberus Tech’s latest interoperable, protocol agnostic IP solutions. The IaaS live delivery platform Livelink, which allows users to self-manage live feeds from any location, and the software-based live IP video switching application, IO

The SRT Alliance was founded by Haivision in April 2017, its objective is to overcome the challenges of low-latency, live streaming through the development of SRT, an open source video transport protocol that allows users to deliver high-quality and secure, low-latency video across the public internet. Cerberus Tech joins more than 450 existing members, working to accelerate the adoption of IP delivery and encourage innovation through collaborative development.

“The world is definitely going to IP Video Solutions”, said Suso Carrillo, Director SRT Alliance at Haivision. “With the adoption of SRT, Cerberus is enhancing their solution to fit into the needs of video transport worldwide.” 

Cerberus Tech is committed to delivering cost-effective, scalable and reliable IP video workflow solutions which provide global reach. Its recent deployments are compatible with multiple delivery protocols including SRT but also Zixi, RIST, RTMP and HLS. The Livelink delivery platform is a robust, agnostic IP solution for transporting live linear and OTT content from point to single-point or multi-point. It allows users to self-manage their live content for delivery to any destination worldwide by utilizing cloud environments available in every region. Its IO switching application allows for seamless switching between delivery protocols. IO can be scaled to unlimited outputs and used within a device, data centre or cloud environment.

Chris Clarke, CEO, Cerbeus Tech explains,“ Through collaboration with organisations such as The SRT Alliance, we are helping to develop open-source video transport protocol solutions which address the main challenges our customers and the industry face. This membership demonstrates Cerberus Tech’s protocol agnostic commitment and enables our customers to distribute low latency, high reliability IP feeds at an affordable price”. 

About the SRT Alliance

The SRT Alliance is a collaborative community of industry leaders and developers striving to achieve lower latency internet video transport by continuously improving SRT, an open source video transport protocol and technology stack. Originally developed and pioneered by Haivision, SRT optimizes streaming performance across unpredictable networks with secure streams and easy firewall traversal, bringing the best quality live video over the worst networks. Haivision was awarded an Emmy® for Technology and Engineering from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for developing the SRT protocol. For more information about the project and how to join the SRT Alliance, visit srtalliance.org.

Haivision/SRT Contact:

Director SRT Alliance
Jesús (Suso) Carrillo
Tel: +34 649 801 593
director@srtalliance.org
suso@haivision.com

About Cerberus Tech

Cerberus Tech Ltd operates a truly global IP video delivery network, leveraging the very latest in technology to deliver content anywhere in the world. For ‘always on’ managed services, Network 1 is its proven platform for primary distribution and customers, from public service broadcasters to global media giants, are increasingly utilising their global connectivity to transport linear video content. For live content and occasional use, Livelink is the ideal IP cloud teleport solution for moving content from source to destination without reliance on expensive, traditional, satellite and fibre infrastructure. IO is its point to point, or point to multipoint, broadcast delivery software tool developed using the power of docker and utilising industry-standard IP delivery methods for secure, reliable, open delivery including SRT. Whether it is the transmission of live sports, events or 24/7 managed services, Cerberus Tech’s vast expertise and commitment to cost-effective, reliable and future-proof solutions mean that customers are in safe hands. Visit www.cerberus.tech

Media Contact:

Helen Weedon
Radical Moves PR
Tel: +44 1570 434632
Mob: +44 7733 231922
helen@radicalmovespr.co.uk

Sales Contact:

Vicky Callister
Cerberus Tech
Tel: +44 (0)7506 786745
sales@cerberus.tech