24i Mod Studio
One end-to-end streaming platform, a thousand ways to make it your own
A modular, end-to-end solution
For all your streaming needs
24i Mod Studio provides all the key capabilities required to launch and grow a Pay TV or OTT streaming service – from ingest and transcode to elegant white label applications for all kinds of connected devices.
Modern, Modular, Modifiable
Choose from our library of configurable modules: we call them our “Mods”
All the features you need
Each “Mod” enables a group of high quality features to smooth your streaming journey. Choose the ones you need today and add more as your business needs expand.
Ready for rapid deployment
Shortcut frustrating integration work that delays your time-to-market. Our Mods are pre-integrated with the core platform and ready to use, speeding you on your way.
With our price-per-subscriber business models, you’re always in control of your budget. Costs only rise as your subscriber base grows or as you add more Mods.
A full tech ecosystem
Our tech partners lead their fields – from DRM to video players. Our Backstage integration layer and flexible APIs make it easy to add emerging tech to our platform.
Streaming success at every stage
- DRM & CA
Videostage. Our award-winning video backend
Why build your own video infrastructure when we’ve got all the Mods you need to ingest, prepare, protect, store and deliver both VOD & live TV - including nPVR, catch-up, pause & restart?
- Manage Video
- Manage Metadata
Backstage. Our essential interface
Our real-time app management console & integration layer is the brains of Mod Studio. Configure your UX code-free, curate content, drive engagement and hook-in third party tools.
- Multi-App UI & UX
- Search & Discovery
- HD & 4K
Appstage. Our flawless front-end
Everything you need to reach and engage with your streaming audience. Includes feature-rich, white-label apps for web, mobile, streaming devices, Smart TV and STBs.
Tailored Solutions for every kind of streaming service
24i Mod Studio already drives success for all kinds of streaming services. Click below to discover more about our tailored solutions for different markets.
Choose a fully cloud-hosted or hybrid deployment to meet all your live and VOD preparation needs
Locate ingest servers on your premises or in the Cloud, depending on your business needs. Upload VOD files or encode live streams with full support for time-shift and nPVR. Videostage can work with existing encoding resources to maximize your existing investments.
Ingest and edit metadata and images to enhance your user experience. Import third-party data (e.g. Gracenote, Red Bee, Rovi etc.). Create forward and backward EPGs, connect to external recommendation engines and make your metadata available to other systems via API’s.
Transcode to HLS, DASH or Smooth Streaming for live and VOD on every device. Package with multi-DRM (Widevine, PlayReady, FairPlay) or leading CA solutions depending on your deployment model. Configure content rules: geo-blocking, concurrent stream limits, user entitlements, parental controls.
Choose cloud-hosted or on-premises origin servers to host your streams, files, nPVR and time-shifted TV. Cloud-hosted resources feature auto-scaling. Optional capacity monitoring ensures hardware optimization in on-premises deployments.
Videostage is CDN-agnostic. Select our private CDN solution or one of our pre-integrated partners to best suit your budget and enjoy fastest deployment. Or bring your own CDN solution for easy integration.
Optional service management and monitoring for all kinds of deployments. Collects hundreds of metrics including CPU usage, capacity, storage utilization, API response times, server and database loads, DRM key rotations, ingest monitoring and transcode queues.
Generate user-friendly reports from on-premises deployments to reveal content consumption data and trends, including usage by OS, device type, browser version etc. Access reports from our cloud systems via the Backstage Dashboard or APIs.
Backstage & Appstage
As you'd expect, Videostage is seamlessly integrated with both Backstage and Appstage ensure a frictionless flow of content from ingest to cross-platform front-end applications.
Ads & Recommendations
On-premises deployments can connect third-party recommendation engines and advertising solutions via the Videostage APIs to support AVOD and drive user engagement. Ask our team about support for custom advertising requirements through Backstage.
For Pay TV services with their own OSS/BSS solution, the Videostage APIs are used to synchronize user entitlements and subscriptions across all connected applications. For Cloud deployments, Backstage provides pre-integration with 3rd party subscriber management partners.
Reach every screen
without compromising on style
Appstage gives you the speed of off-the-shelf apps for big screens and small,
with the flexibility and freedom to achieve the UI of your dreams.
Keep consumers watching with content discovery & promotion
Intuitive navigation keeps customer journeys simple. Advanced features like personalization, recommendations, binge-watching, ratings and notifications make sure it’s always easy to find something great to watch.
As competition grows, it pays to stay flexible
With Appstage you can pivot to new business models as consumer trends shift. Combine free and paid content to tempt new sign-ups and increase your app chart ranking. Or run multiple brands in parallel - a premium service for TV subscriber households and a stripped-back offering for OTT-only customers.
A consistent video playback experience
Appstage supports multiple native and commercial player solutions, DRMs and streaming formats for consistent and seamless playback on all devices. It’s designed to grow with your business, offering support for 4K, trickplay, multi-track audio, subtitles and more.
User Access and Control Options
Take control of your user experiences
Real-time UX and integration manager
Backstage is the brains behind the 24i Mod Studio, serving as a middleman between the apps and backend systems. Its cloud-based console puts you in control of your UX, console and app statistics. Changes can be published instantly or scheduled in advance.
App Management: No coding required
Backstage is the centralized hub for managing the whole video experience. Build menus, pages, content collections and personalized playlists of recommended content. Apply changes to one device or all, allowing for different strategies per screen type.
Set up profiles, target user segments, manage the login process and apply geoblocking or configure advertising strategies. With Backstage, the possibilities are endless.
Bring your branded apps and assets to life across all platforms
Configure menus in your own way, with the option to change per device.
Choose from attractive layout options to build pages of playlists.
Aid content discovery
Create static, dynamic and personalized content playlists.
Manage EPG data or build virtual VOD channels to emulate linear TV.
Configure colours, logos, icons and buttons universally or per device
With a little help from our friends!
Want to up your streaming game with advanced analytics, an AI-powered recommendation engine or a third-party video player? The beauty of 24i Mod Studio is that we’re pre-integrated with all these options and more.
And if you’ve already got a video backend from one of our many partners, we can easily hook it up to our frontend using the Backstage integration layer.
Get creative in our Studio
So how do a bunch of Mods become a solution that’s tailored to your needs?
You can either choose one of our predefined Studio packages that are designed to meet the end-to-end needs of OTT or Pay TV services.
Or you pick just the few Mods you need to complement your existing infrastructure. We call that our Premiere Select approach.
Hi! I am Tung.
I am the product lead for 24i's Videostage backend.
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