September 15, 2022

Featured News

ITV Preps ITVX Streamer for ‘Digital Acceleration’

Later this year British commercial broadcaster ITV plans to launch a new streaming service combining SVOD and AVOD in two tiers.  

Warner Bros. Discovery Talks Synergies, Scale, and Live in IBC Keynote

"We want to be whatever we wish to be in the content landscape," said Warner Bros. Discovery CIO Dave Duvall in a keynote at the IBC media and entertainment technology trade show in Amsterdam. "Our ambition is not limited by resource. Now it's about product market fit with our D2C business and scale is a big driver." 

Short Cuts

Edge Delivery and the Streaming Ecosystem

According to Jason Thibeault of the Streaming Video Technology Alliance, advances in edge computing have changed the streaming ecosystem in ways that require cooperation between CDN competitors in order to best serve the needs of their end users

Amazon vs. Netflix and the Future of OTT

How do "lifestyle bundle" companies such as Amazon and Apple have distinct advantages over established platforms like Netflix, and what does this mean for the future of OTT? Chris Pfaff of Chris Pfaff Tech Media and Evan Shapiro of ESHAP talk about how Amazon and Apple are changing the streaming industry in massive ways

Industry News

Accedo and Jump Launch Data and UX Consultancy Offering for Sports Events

Accedo and JUMP Data-Driven Video have launched a joint offering to increase business impact for sports events broadcasters. The offering combines data and UX expertise to enable sports rights holders to rapidly respond to audience insights

Unified Streaming Combines VOD and Live Sources to Create OTT-only Linear Channel Solution

Unified Streaming, a forerunner in creating smart video streaming technologies, announces Unified Virtual Channel, a brand new solution for launching OTT-only live linear virtual channels.

24i partners with Swisscom Broadcast to strengthen its TV as a Service offering in Europe

Agreement coincides with the launch of FokusOnTV, 24i’s new cloud-based TV as a service solution that enables Pay TV operators to reduce their on-site infrastructure and hosting burden. Swisscom Broadcast premium video infrastructure and extensive range o

Haivision Technology Leveraged by Gravity Media for the Remote Production of Germany’s Pho3nix Sub7 Sub8 Triathlon

Haivision Makito X4 and Pro380 deliver footage to Australian production center at low latency over bonded cellular networks

Accedo One: First SAAS Platform to Deliver Hybrid Monetization for Video

Global video solutions provider, Accedo, will preview hybrid business model support for Accedo One™ at this year’s IBC. This will enable Accedo’s customers to substantially increase monetization methods within a single video service, creating compelling