Over-the-top video launches and campaigns can increase traffic and put bandwidth under pressure in a short period of time. Network Operators need to be prepared for sudden spikes in their network utilization and be able to protect the quality of traffic for sensitive applications such as Voice over IP, to provide satisfactional quality for the majority of their customers.
Procera PacketLogic will perform active video traffic management to reduce the average bit-rate used per video stream, only in areas where congestion occurs. This ensures that critical communications are secured and continue to function undisturbed - with minimal impact to the video quality.
The result is good quality of experience maintained for critical, sensitive services like VoIP, even under extreme data growth conditions, without significantly reducing the quality delivered to video consumers.