Streaming Content Delivery By Qwilt for PTCL

Streaming Content Delivery By Qwilt for PTCLStreaming content delivery is one of the fastest growth areas for content delivery network providers such as Akamai, Level 3 and Fastly. As online video services explode in popularity, the demand to have access to video instantly, whether on mobile, TV or desktop computers has meant content providers must seek new ways to make sure data is accessible quickly and efficiently.

That’s where streaming content delivery network providers come in. They accelerate data by compressing and optimising streams, ensuring they reach end users quickly and efficiently. More and more companies are taking advantage of streaming content delivery network providers, the latest of which is PTCL, a leading mobile and broadband telecommunications and internet services provider in Pakistan. They are leveraging the Qwilt CDN to accelerate data to their users in Pakistan and help meet the huge growth in demand for streaming content delivery in the country.

“PTCL’s internet services are designed for users to help them experience unmatched performance, reliability and affordability,” said Saad Muzaffar Waraich, Chief Technology and Information Officer, PTCL. “Our OTT streaming services have been growing at a rapid pace. As we expect more dramatic growth in the coming years, we have decided to expand our existing CDN and go closer to the customer and I believe Qwilt’s content delivery solution can potentially provide the required foundation we need. Thanks to Qwilt, we have successfully created an efficient, intelligent and resilient network with content delivery architecture that can scale quickly to meet our needs. For PTCL, the business outcomes are outstanding.”

“The extraordinary growth of online video streaming has prompted internet service providers to embrace an open architecture to scale their networks and deliver a high quality experience to their customers,” said Mark Fisher, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development for Qwilt. He said, Qwilt’s open caching is the open architecture solution that allows operators to scale their networks for content delivery. “We are excited to work with PTCL to extend the reach of our content delivery and open caching solution to meet surging demand for online video streaming in Pakistan,” he added.