Big TV Events? The Internet Isn’t Ready Yet

Big TV Events? The Internet Isn’t Ready Yet

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The internet has been touted as the future of many things, one of them being streaming live television. Teddy Bridgewater Louisville Football Jerseys To some extent, streaming live TV over the internet has been relatively successful, with live streams of major network channels available round the clock in many locations. Goedkoop Nike Air Max However, live streaming of big television events has been a problem. Glitches have resulted in large numbers of disappointed customers. Sling TV’s failure to meet its promise to subscribers who had signed up to watch Saturday Night’s basketball game between Wisconsin and Kentucky is one of many notable failures. ABC gave a very bad showing of streaming the Oscars live on the internet. Nike Air Max 2017 Heren The live streaming of the premiere of Game of Thrones’ fourth season was also a flop. Stream Live TV - Main 2So who’s to blame for such colossal failure in internet streaming of big television events? Most of the companies who have delivered disappointments to their subscribers attribute it to an increased number of viewers of such events at a very short notice. They claim that such upsurges result in their systems being overwhelmed, hence the poor content. However, a closer look reveals that these claims, however plausible they seem, may not be true. air max pas cher Internet streaming relies on content delivery networks, commonly called CDNs. These are systems owned by third parties that are used by streaming companies to deliver video content to subscribers. The architecture of content delivery networks is such that they can handle almost any level of increases in the number of subscribers. To support this argument, the live streaming of the 2012 Olympic Games in London is used. A huge global live event running for hundreds of hours was streamed successfully to millions of subscribers without any glitch. nike pas cher Stream LIve TV - Main1The problem, tech experts explain, is that the systems in use by such providers of live television streaming providers are weak in other aspects. Fjallraven Kanken Classic Streaming a live event on the internet is a complex process, and it involves many technical processes and systems that must work in harmony to produce seamless results. Scarpe Adidas Online Should any component of such a system fail, it is likely that the system as a whole will be brought to its knees, and the subscribers will be left nursing wounds of disappointment. With this in mind, it is important to take note that commercial enterprises like the live event television streaming companies are always driven by a motivation to maximize profits. This can only be achieved by minimizing costs and increasing sales. The low quality streaming may be a way by these companies to cut costs since a majority of subscribers only sign up to view one big event, and cancel the subscriptions once the event is passed. air max pas cher homme While there are promises of future live streaming of TV by companies such as PlayStation Vue, it will be difficult to commit hard earned cash to a service which may or may not work smoothly. While it can be argued that other streaming of live TV modes such as cable and satellite also suffer problems, live streaming of live TV has an annoying habit of suffering outages during big events. Therefore, live streaming of big TV events over the internet is simply not going to happen smoothly soon.