KT to Leverage Verizon's EdgeCast Technology to Accelerate Content Delivery in Korea

KT to Leverage Verizon's EdgeCast Technology to Accelerate Content Delivery in Korea Image Credit: Verizon

Verizon Digital Media Services and KT Corporation, two of the world’s largest global carriers have signed a multimedia content delivery network agreement that will enhance the online user experiences for Korean customers. KT will leverage Verizon EdgeCast technology to accelerate the delivery and improve the quality of service for its Korean customers. 

Verizon Digital Media Services customers gain access to KT’s domestic bandwidth, enhancing the user experience with fast, safe, high-quality content delivery to the region. In return, KT will benefit from greater network efficiency for the global content it delivers in South Korea.

James Segil, chief marketing officer, Verizon Digital Media Services.
In a country with one of the fastest-growing markets for digital content, this pairing leverages the strengths of both Verizon Digital Media Services and KT. The agreement bolsters the abilities of both companies to deliver the best digital experience to customers.”

Hee Kyoung, Song, senior vice president of the enterprise IT business unit for KT
The main priority for our customers has always been to ensure access to digital content from any device, anywhere, at any time. As the largest telecom company in the region, our business depends on our ability to enable rich viewer experiences, and the Verizon EdgeCast network provides us with a more efficient, safe and reliable way to deliver these experiences to any device.

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