Managed Headend-as-a-Service

Arqplex is a managed hybrid processing service, delivering secure and reliable aggregation, encoding, multiplexing and packaging for content distribution.

Aimed at Service Providers and Broadcast & OTT Operators Aqrplex is powered by cloud-native media processing technology from MediaKind and fully managed and monitored by Arqiva for total reassurance, Arqplex can unify your OTT and broadcast operations, reducing complexity, increasing efficiency and delivering rapid speed-to-market.

Why use the Arqplex service?

Removing workflow complexity

Arqplex is simplifying content processing workflows as audiences fragment.

As well as access to the latest processing technology, Arqplex also takes care of contribution and distribution and can collect content from any source, whether satellite, fibre, cloud or internet.

Arqplex scales with your media business, providing flexible commercial models to meet your needs as you adapt and evolve, while removing the need for large capex investment in the latest technology advances.

Our subscription model also removes the need for large capex investment in the latest technology advances and it works around your needs, allowing you the option to use AWS public cloud, an alternative cloud provider or Arqiva’s private datacentres.

With Arqplex, you have access to technology upgrades the moment they’re made. There’s no need to source and install updates yourself to access the latest features or maintain high security. 

And with Arqplex’s cloud capability, there’s no infrastructure to manage, so you can focus on business growth and making your great content rapidly accessible for your audience!

Arqplex is underpinned by decades of experience in broadcast and broadband services for tier-one video service providers.

The MediaKind/Arqiva partnership combines market leading & industry award winning cloud-native multiplexing, encoding, and packaging headend media processing technology with unparalleled expertise in managed services, systems integration and connectivity. 

It’s all fully-managed and monitored by Arqiva, delivering real economies of scale to headend operations – for the ultimate reassurance.

Transform your Headend Services

A simplified, rapid and reliable headend service all the time, every time

In an increasingly complex world of content distribution, Arqplex embraces cloud technology to transform headend services for video service providers.

To find out how Arqplex can help you adapt to changing customer demands, move your content at speed and make space for growth, get in touch.

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A managed hybrid content processing service, providing secure and reliable aggregation, encoding, multiplexing and packaging for content distribution.

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