HGC one of service providers to partner with Ericsson to create new unified delivery network

The rising demand for OTT content and video continues to place increasing strain on operator networks worldwide. In response to this, Hutchison Global Communications (HGC) collaborates with Ericsson as one of the service providers to create a Unified Delivery Network (UDN) ecosystem. The solution connects content providers with the last mile reach of service providers for content delivery.

Through addressing the needs of both service providers and content providers, this revolutionary and transparent global content distribution network (G-CDN) ecosystem enables and aggregates network capabilities into the public domain, allowing services to be optimized and scaling the delivery of over-the-top (OTT) services and high quality video content.

Andrew Kwok, President of International and Carrier Business of Hutchison Telecommunications (Hong Kong) Limited, said: "We are delighted to collaborate with Ericsson to create the UDN for content providers, enabling end users to enjoy an amazing user experience with swift and seamless delivery of video, digital contents and web applications on HGC's unparalleled international platform which is interconnected with numerous mobile operators. We will continue to work out new solutions to cope with ever-changing globalised business needs."