September 17, 2015

Featured News

Vualto Brings DRM to JW Player: IBC

Chrome's discontinuation of Silverlight support was deciding factor in JW adding DRM support

EE Leads Validation For Perseus, But Questions Remain: IBC 2015

While announcing trials with EE, IRT, and NTT, V-NOVA is keeping internal testing results private after indicating they would be shared at IBC

Will BBC Open Up iPlayer to Compete on Global Stage?

BBC Director General Tony Hall proposed a Netflix-style business model for iPlayer as part of sweeping changes that include children's version of iPlayer and online BBC Newstream to replace 24-hour news channel

Featured Articles

Live Sport Continues to Drive 4K: IBC 2015

While the production pieces are all in place for 4K sport and other content, delivery networks are going to have to embrace UDP, multicast, and client-assisted delivery before viewing becomes commonplace

BBC Turning Into a "Datacaster," Says CTO

In a move to compete with OTT services such as Netflix and make the organisation more nimble, BBC is embracing digital-first, including an "object-based" approach to its video workflows

2015 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Winners

The votes are in, and here are the winners. Read on to find out who our readers voted the best products and services in the world of online video.

Industry News

Cord Cutting is All Talk, Provided Consumers Can Find the Shows they Want

New Rovi Survey Suggests Stronger Discovery Strategies can Help Providers Increase Content Consumption and Boost Subscriber Satisfaction

Broadpeak Introduces New Off-Net CDN Service for Video Content Providers

Utilizing Broadpeak's Solution, Content Providers Can Improve QoE for End Users While Lowering Video Delivery Costs

Cleeng Hit IBC 2015 With First Live PPV Portal

Intel Delivers Solutions for Improved In-Home Entertainment Content Delivery through the Cloud

Multi-Gigabit Broadband and 4k Visual Cloud Solutions Increase Speed and Quality for Content Providers

Fraunhofer IIS and Modulation Index, LLC to Present the World’s First xHE-AAC Enabled Live Streaming Encoder

Demonstrations at IBC will showcase the unique features of xHE-AAC for speech and music transmission

Viaccess-Orca, Harmonic, and VideoStitch Bring Innovation to IBC2015, Will Demonstrate 360-Degree Virtual Reality Solution

Content Owners and Pay-TV Operators Can Benefit from a Pre-Integrated End-to-End Ecosystem to Provide an Instantly Immersive Premium TV Experience

Squadeo releases hybrid web player in response to browser technology silos

Squadeo, the global provider of secure video software for OTT devices to the broadcast and TV-industry, announces a video player solution for PC to bridge internet giants’ browser technology silos.

Dalet xN Reimagines the Media Enterprise

Dalet proves its readiness and commitment to flexible cloud-based and virtualized workflows at IBC2015

TVU Networks Introduces TVUMe at IBC 2015

Recently Launched Online Marketplace for Video Content Adds New Service Enhancements

Ericsson signs multi-year broadcast services deal with Channel 5

Exclusive deal includes playout, media management, metadata, business continuity and access services

Introducing Telstra Broadcast Services

Cires21 consolidates its cloud solutions at IBC 2015

2015 has been a year of consolidation for Cires21 thanks to its internationalization strategy and the official launch of C21 Live Cloud to be presented at IBC 2015.