Drive Performance For Your Streaming Media Business

Simplify and streamline your team’s workflow with a flexible platform supporting live, VOD, and linear

Getting from raw content to ready-to-stream involves a lot – curating, packaging, business rules, content replacement, ad insertion, DRM, and more. Managing it all can take a lot of different people, a lot of different tools, or both. Edgio’s Uplynk Platform can significantly streamline the process, providing ready tools in one workflow-oriented environment.

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Why Edgio Uplynk

Manage your streaming service end-to-end

In one simple, powerful environment, your team can ingest, encode, manage, monetize, secure, distribute, and monitor your streaming services — and deliver broadcast quality at global scale.


Streamlines ingest for live and VOD content, offering cloud and on-premises solutions with superior video quality and efficient workflow integration.


Enhance viewer engagement with Smartplay’s personalized experiences, attracting top advertisers and deepening engagement


Flexible encoding caters to VOD and live channels, ensuring optimal playback on diverse devices and bandwidth conditions.


Efficiently manage streaming with Uplynk: full control for live, VOD, and linear content, simplifying content curation.


Maximize earnings with Uplynk’s versatile monetization tools, including server-side ad insertion and subscription models.


Maximize reach with Edgio: publish high-quality, personalized streams on any platform, backed by powerful CDNs.


Ensure top-quality streaming and maximize returns with Edgio’s comprehensive analytics and real-time data insights.

What is it?

The Edgio Uplynk platform offers a comprehensive set of services to help broadcasters, over-the-top (OTT) providers and content owners reach a new generation of online video viewers. Uplynk makes it easy to prepare, deliver, display and monetize your video content, whether it is a live event, linear channel or an on-demand asset.

Streamline your streaming workflows with Uplynk’s advanced ingest capabilities

Your team can save time and effort, work more efficiently, consolidate tools, and streamline your workflow with Uplynk. Time and resources freed up from tedious rote tasks can be focused on higher-leverage, strategic, differentiating achievements.


How Uplynk Stream Management Works

Uplynk provides ultimate stream management: curate and package content, configure business rules and deliver to all distribution endpoints.

True One-to-One Personalization

Set your business logic. Publish one URL. Let Uplynk do the rest with capabilities from SSAI and DRM to geoblocking and content replacement.

Server-side Ad Insertion
Fine-tune ad breaks for every viewer with business logic for targeted ads or break durations and refinement tools like controlling session drift during a live event.

Prebid Ad Technology
Gain insight into your content’s value using Prebid technology as part of your ad strategy – pre-integrated and ready to use with Smartplay SSAI.

Use a simple check box to support FairPlay, Widevine, and PlayReady DRM (digital rights management) technologies.

Live Time-Shifting
Let your viewers pause, rewind and fast forward your video streams. Supports manifest window sizes of up to 60 minutes using the latest HLS protocol standards.

Content Replacement
Our platform is flexible enough to schedule blackouts via the UI, API, CSV file, or ESNI signals. Create an audience, build rulesets and apply to assets.

Time Control
Automate your workflow and easily manage time-based business rules with levers like catch-up TV services, scrub bars, time zone shifting or segmenting content within each session.


Live Streaming

Live Events with virtually controlled ad and slate insertion and seamless VOD replay.


VOD Streaming

Uplevel your VOD workflow with playlists, ad marker modification and more. Create live-to-VOD assets directly within Uplynk.


Linear Streaming

Get full channel scheduling control that fits with your workflow. You’ll have access to a host of features including blackout management and graphics insertion.


Customer Success Stories

“With the addition of Edgio’s Security solutions, we now have greater visibility on potential vulnerabilities, fewer false positives, and the speed required to deploy new rules and address attempted attacks efficiently and effectively.”

“Edgio helped us unite technology, processes, and people. The results speak for themselves. Edgio delivered.”

“High-quality viewing experience is critically important to us. With Edgio, we were able to move from an on-prem solution to a fully cloud-based solution without losing any control.”​

“We moved from Akamai because Edgio offered substantially better tools, pricing, and support. The platform is extremely reliable and robust, and your support team is quick to respond and resolve any issue. Edgio is just a better experience all around.”​