Level 3 Communications’ Content Markets Group has expanded its strategic collaboration with Adobe, and it has deployed Adobe Flash Media Server 3 across Level 3’s content delivery infrastructure.
With this upgrade, Level 3 will expand the options available for delivering video in the Adobe Flash format for content publishers. The integration of Adobe Flash Media Server 3 technology into Level 3’s CDN services claims to make it possible for customers to deliver HD streams, leveraging Level 3’s IP network to deliver video in the Flash format.
Grant van Rooyen, president of Level 3’s Content Markets Group, said: Level 3 continues to invest in core features and functionality demanded by today’s streaming customers. This rollout is the latest step in building a world-class streaming platform. Level 3 is committed to pushing technology platforms such as Adobe Flash Media Server 3 to market to help drive adoption of rich media content.