Next generation broadcasting requires hybrid cloud platforms
How broadcast original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) are leveraging Hewlett Packard Enterprise OEM technologies to transform experiences for digital audiences
Simplestream joins Facebook Video Publishing Partner programme
Simplestream, provider of live and live-to-VoD services to UK and international broadcasters, has joined Facebook ‘s Video Publishing Partner programme, giving broadcasters and media owners the ability to publish any of their video content across Facebook
Broadcasters benefit from AP’s live video initiative
Besides AP Direct, which was introduced in 2013, broadcasters can also access three additional live content streams from AP Video Hub
ContentWise expands with Babeleye partnership for MEA
The partnership, which will see Babeleye’s platform integrated with both ContentWise solutions, will enable ContentWise to deliver search, discovery and recommendations for local content
joiz joins forces with RR Media for viewer engagement solution
RR Media has partnered with community marketing platform joiz to offer user engagement and loyalty club tools for broadcasters, content owners and rights holders
BBC and Sky unveil new additions to on-demand services
The public broadcaster has added a number of features to its iPlayer, while Sky customers can now benefit from new additions that bring its Sky Movies platform more in line with rival services
Vimond and iflix establish joint development centre in Kuala Lumpur
Vimond Media Solutions and Southeast Asian internet TV service iflix are to establish a jointly-operated development centre in Kuala Lumpur.
Saffron Digital partners with Nowtilus for TV Everywhere
Saffron Digital has joined up with Nowtilus, a content workflow platform provider, to add live streaming to its OTT platform MainStage.
Zenterio and Metrological begin strategic partnership
Zenterio, developer of an independent software platform for interactive TV, and Metrological, a TV application store provider, have signed a partnership agreement.
Nine Network uses Piksel platform for live streaming
The Nine Network of Public Media, PBS member station KETC-TV in St Louis, is to enable the online broadcast and live streaming of the station’s local programing for the first time with the Piksel Video Platform.
nangu.TV celebrates major milestone
nangu.TV has announced a major milestone in its ten-year history. The company has revealed that more than 450,000 paid subscribers using active devices are now connected to its media platform, which enables the delivery of TV and video content, including value-add services, via third-party operators.
Globecast partners with WinMedia for satellite solution
WinMedia and Globecast have signed a partnership agreement to integrate and distribute their technologies.
TV and convergence – does satellite have a future?
More service providers than ever are now entering the broadcast space and the technology landscape for content distribution can be highly confusing. David Crawford, MD, satellite for Arqiva, asks what this means for the future of satellite TV in a hybrid connected world, and can satellite keep up with these OTT services and IP-delivered content?
BBC to power audience engagement with IMImobile
IMImobile has been awarded the contract under the BBC’s framework agreement for the provisioning of mobile and social messaging services, designed to help the BBC streamline the audience engagement process across mobile and social channels.
Sky News Australia chooses Mediamano for digital publishing
Sky News Australia has selected Mediamano to power its new digital publishing capability.
The next-generation TV user experience
Today’s television viewers are no longer sitting back, waiting for content. Rather, they’re watching a variety of content, including live channels, VoD, and online videos on the big screen while simultaneously browsing the internet and enaging with others through social media like Facebook or Twitter.