Globecast, Viaccess-Orca, Mainstreaming partner on end-to-end OTT platform
New app is fully customisable and is pre-integrated into Viaccess-Orca’s TV platform
More on-demand platforms offer subtitles, but audio description and signing drop
More content now available with subtitles
NEP extends OTT video proposition with Stoneroos acquisition
Financial details of the acquisition have not been revealed
Research forecasts OTT revenues to reach $210 billion by 2026
New insight from Digital TV Research indicates that global OTT TV revenues will reach $210 billion in the next five years
Unified Streaming enables OTT providers to take VoD content live
French OTT provider Alchemie is already beta-testing Remix VOD2Live to further utilise the VoD catalogue of one of its customers and add new advertising...
Analysis: $28 billion ‘goldmine’ in stopping sports piracy
Research found that OTT sports streaming services stand to gain $5.4 billion by employing anti-piracy measures
hayu selects AWS for personalisation and data analysis
New deployments make it easier for fans to Keep Up with the Kardashians
The streaming wars are over. Nobody won. So, what now?
Gideon Gilboa, EVP Product and Marketing at Kaltura, explains that the time is ripe for pay-TV providers to rise to the challenge of the...
DAZN hires former Disney D2C boss as chairman of the board
Former Disney D2C chairman Kevin Mayer has been appointed chairman of the board at DAZN Group; incumbent chair John Skipper remains on board of...
Telestream, Skyline Communications partner on cloud-based OTT ops management solution
Solution integrates Telestream's Cloud Stream Monitor service with Skyline's DataMiner network management, orchestration and operations support solution
BBC iPlayer starts 2021 with record-breaking streams
BVoD saw 5.8 billion programmes streamed from January to December 2020, up 31 per cent on 2019
TAG adds Dolby Atmos support to monitoring and multiviewer solution
Enables broadcasters to verify, validate and ensure error-free video and audio content delivery for MPEG-TS and OTT sources
UKTV Play sees 42 per cent increase in views during 2020
The broadcaster cites the likes of Red Dwarf: The Promised Land, The Bill: The Early Years, Meet The Richardsons, EastEnders and Hypothetical as helping it grow its audience.
Firstlight Media, Microsoft Azure to power new streaming venture Struum
New platform aims to help viewers find OTT content, and will launch in the spring.
New Year, New Trends: How Covid will reshape digital content for years to come
Matt Cuson, VP of marketing and products at Minerva Networks takes a look at the impact of Covid and other industry anomalies on digital...
Exfo launches ‘industry first’ OTT video monitoring solution
Solution enables service providers to pinpoint whether problems like freezing, buffering or lagging come from their network, the video platform, the user’s device, or...
Germany’s Bundesliga ‘planning international streaming service’
The DFL is said to be looking to launch a new OTT offering in the Middle East.
Simplestream helps Sony’s POP Player burst onto Freeview Play
Younger viewers will be able to watch POP, Tiny Pop and POP Max shows on-demand.
How content providers can generate success with OTT
TVSquared's Marlene Grimm explains how media owners can help advertisers find the optimal combination of linear and OTT.
RTVE selects VSN for MAM, Cerberus Tech enables live content self-management, and more
TVBEurope rounds up the latest products and solutions news from VSN, 24i, Verizon Media, Cerberus Tech and Riedel.
The sustainability of delivering high resolution’s wow factor
Chris Wood, CTO at Spicy Mango, explains that sacrificing stream speeds to preserve quality of experience isn't exclusive to Netflix... it's a continuation of...
NAGRA to protect M7, Unified Streaming enhances video streaming tech, and more
TVBEurope rounds up the latest products and solutions news from NAGRA, Unified Streaming, Atomos and Panasonic
Amazon Prime Video Channels launches in Spain, Italy and Netherlands
Already available in the UK and France
Nine media tech predictions for 2020: The verdicts are in
It's been a record-breaking year, but what has changed?
Costs replaces concerns over complex tech for OTT and streaming providers
Bitmovin's annual Video Developer Report found the increase in viewers due to coronavirus has driven up OTT and streaming platforms' costs.
PWC: Global media and entertainment industry to shrink by $120 billion
However, growth is expected to resumer with PWC predicting that in 2021 entertainment and media spending will grow by 6.4 per cent
Subscriber ‘guilt’ set to test post-pandemic OTT growth
Streaming services set for post-pandemic battle for subscribers during global recession
StreamAMG scores with West Brom TV, Calrec takes training online, and more
TVBEurope rounds up the latest tech and product news from StreamAMG, Calrec and Clipsource