SVG SportsTech On Demand: Fastly’s Zac Shenker on Content Security and Supporting Streaming of the Super Bowl
While the 2021 NAB Show has been moved to October, the spring season will still feature a cavalcade of new product releases and groundbreaking news coming out of the broadcast technology sector. In an effort to keep the video-production community informed, SVG is hosting a series of SportsTech On Demand video interviews throughout April, May, and June with executives from the industry’s top technology vendors.
In the world of live streaming sports, efficient delivery is crucial, but security of that content is even more critical to maintain the value of expensive live sports rights. In this edition of our SVG SportsTech On Demand series, Zac Shenker, Senior Director, Solutions Engineering, Video, and Media for Fastly shares how his company is pushing the streaming video industry forward with its latest technology developments. He also breaks down the new Compute@Edge solution for content security and what the company learned from its experience supporting the live streaming of the Super Bowl.