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Case study pokazzTV + pokazzVOD + pokazzLive Channel



CYFRA+ ONLINE is our first Web TV solution, where three scenarios of Pokazz are used simultaneously.

CYFRA+ ONLINE offers live channels with PVR, on-demand movies and catch-up tv all in HD quality. Moreover users get access to the most popular live sport events online and now also on their mobile devices.

The challenge:

A really short deadline (4 weeks).

To provide a set of video content management tools for the editors.

To guarantee a reliable video transcoding solution.

To protect the content using a DRM system.

To provide an efficient Content Delivery Network.

To maximize usability and efficiency of the frontend.

To provide a user friendly tool to manage a fast-growing video library.

To guarantee smooth and high quality viewing experience.

To integrate with CANAL+ user database.

The solution:

pokazzTV + pokazzLive + pokazzVoD


  • Pokazz developed an easy to use administrative panel to upload and manage website content.

  • We delivered a stable and efficient tool – PokazzEncoder, which is encodes SDI-HD input to several quality Smooth Streaming profiles in real-time.

  • We designed one integrated tool to manage single video files, categories and the complete video library.

  • By using Smooth Streaming users get the video profile best suited to their bandwidth. A high speed internet connection delivers HD-quality content.

  • We use Microsoft PlayReady DRM, one of the best protection services in the world.