FAST Channel

*ALL TAGS MUST BE SSL COMPLIANT (HTTPS INSTEAD OF HTTP)
VAST TRANSCODES: VAST 2.0 REQUIRED for Web, App, and CTV:
Bit Rate Codecs Min Dimensions Max File Size Additional Notes
8-30 Mbps H.264 (MP4) 1920x1080 1.7 GB Max *Required for OTT and SSAI environments
Transcodes listed below are required in all VAST 2.0 Tags:
3000 kbps + H.264 (MP4) 1280 x 720 :15 - 4.5 MB
:30 - 9 MB
1,200 kbps + H.264 (MP4) 854 x 480 :15 - 3.5 MB
:30 - 7 MB
500 kbps + H.264 (MP4) 640 x 360 :15 - 1.8 MB
:30 - 3.5 MB
Audio Codec • Peak audio range between -12db and -24db Stereo
• 44.1 - 48 kHz sampling rate AAC-LC
VPAID 2.0 (NO LONGER ACCEPTED) Will no longer be able to accept VPAID tags. Please provide us with one cross-platform VAST 2.0 tag.
Aspect Ratio 16x9
Ad Dimensions • 1920 x 1080
• 1280 x 720
• 854 x 480
• 640 x 360
Brand Safety Tags Monitoring tags ONLY. Blocking tags are not accepted.
3P Vendors Acceptable 3P Vendors include DoubleClick (DCM), Innovid, Sizmek, FlashTalking, DoubleVerify, Extreme Reach.
Notes Skippable Ads are NOT accepted. Please DO NOT include .3GPP File Format. A maximum of (1) VAST wrapper redirects. iSpot & videoAmp ARE accepted pixels, will only run on digital.