To accommodate the number of stations requesting hosted solutions, WideOrbit says it has increased the physical capacity of its WO Cloud hosting facility by 50%. In addition, the company has implemented a new dynamic route optimization network that uses a multiprovider Internet backbone to improve performance and reliability, according to a release.
WideOrbit has offered hosting for both primary and disaster recovery systems to its clients for several years with their WideOrbit Traffic solutions and ancillary products on WO Cloud. WO Cloud enables clients to access WideOrbit products and services through a secure and monitored Internet environment without the need to purchase, set-up and maintain the necessary hardware and software, the solution is reliable and scalable.
Broadcast and network clients currently using WO Cloud to host their WideOrbit systems include Entercom Communications, Gray Television, Lilly Broadcasting, New York Public Radio, Pelmorex Media, Radio One and ROOT Sports. Entercom is using WO Cloud to host more than 100 radio stations that span 23 markets.