Home / Industry

MediaZone Selects NeuStar for Superior DNS Service

NeuStar, Inc., a leading provider of essential communications services to the global communications and Internet industry, announced today that MediaZone, a leading global online broadcaster specializing in sports, entertainment, and international programming, has selected NeuStar's Ultra Services Domain Name Systems (DNS) to improve on-demand content delivery to its customers worldwide. With Ultra Services, MediaZone has strengthened its network infrastructure, ensuring its customers can easily access an extensive selection of online programming.

MediaZone offers its customers a wide variety of exclusive, hard-to-find international sports, entertainment, and lifestyle streaming video programs. The company relies on NeuStar's Ultra Services to provide critical DNS resolution which helps efficiently deliver content live or on-demand, via streaming or download. This allows customers the flexibility to watch a wide variety of popular sporting events, from tennis to rugby, in Europe, China and the Americas.

"Our web presence is very dynamic and requires frequent DNS changes to keep our content up-to-the minute," said Graham Golder, vice president of engineering at MediaZone. "NeuStar's Ultra Services provides unparalleled manageability that allows us to make network changes seamlessly and accurately, and then propagates those changes globally in near real time. The reliability of NeuStar's Ultra Services and proven track record will help ensure we keep our commitment to providing our customers with an exceptional viewing experience."

NeuStar is able to provide its managed service with a fully fault-tolerant, global directory, infrastructure that provides critical layers of network security and reliability. NeuStar's managed service also requires no additional hardware or software to be deployed and maintained.

"On-line broadcasting is a rapidly growing market and our Ultra Services DNS solutions are uniquely placed to support this growth," said Ben Petro, Senior Vice President, NeuStar Ultra Services. "By selecting NeuStar, MediaZone has recognized that the most advanced DNS infrastructure is required to provide such a dynamic service to a global customer base."

About Neustar


Neustar,Inc. (NYSE:NSR) is the first real-time provider of cloud-based information services and data analytics, enabling marketing and IT security professionals to promote and protect their businesses. Learn More

Related topics: DNS, Security

WEEKLY WRAP — Get CircleID's Weekly Summary Report by Email:

Related Blogs

Call for Participation - DNSSEC Workshop at ICANN 55 in Marrakech, Morocco

Officially Compromised Privacy

The Emotional Cost of Cybercrime

Why I Wrote 'Thinking Security'

Regulation and Reason

Related News


Industry Updates – Sponsored Posts

Computerworld Names Afilias' Ram Mohan a Premier 100 Technology Leader

Verisign Mitigates More Attack Activity in Q3 2015 Than Any Other Quarter During Last Two Years

Protect Your Privacy - Opt Out of Public DNS Data Collection

Verisign & Forrester Webinar: Defending Against Cyber Threats in Complex Hybrid-Cloud Environments

Measuring DNS Performance for the User Experience

Introducing Verisign Public DNS: A Free Recursive DNS Service That Respects Your Privacy

Faster DDoS Mitigation - Introducing Verisign OpenHybrid Customer Activated Mitigation

Internet Grows to 296 Million Domain Names in Q2 2015

Verisign's Q2'15 DDoS Trends: DDoS for Bitcoin Increasingly Targets Financial Industry

Protect Your Network From BYOD Malware Threats With The Verisign DNS Firewall

Announcing Verisign IntelGraph: Unprecedented Context for Cybersecurity Intelligence

Introducing the Verisign DNS Firewall

TLD Security, Spec 11 and Business Implications

Verisign Named to the Online Trust Alliance's 2015 Honor Roll

3 Key Steps for SMBs to Protect Their Website and Critical Internet Services

Key Considerations for Selecting a Managed DNS Provider

Verisign Mitigates More DDoS Attacks in Q1 2015 than Any Quarter in 2014

Verisign OpenHybrid for Corero and Amazon Web Services Now Available

Afilias Supports the CrypTech Project - Ambitious Hardware Encryption Effort to Protect User Privacy

Public Sector Experiences Largest Increase in DDoS Attacks (Verisign's Q4 2014 DDoS Trends)

Sponsored Topics