September 24, 2015
Cinegy Looks to 16K Streaming with "World's Fastest Codec"
Designed as a mezzanine codec like Avid DnxHR, Apple ProRes, and SonyXAVC, the DANIEL2 codec decodes HD at 17,000 fps in HD, all the way up to 16K at 280 fps, Cinegy claims
Online Video Revenue in Europe Jumps to €375M in 2015, Says Study
Programmatic online video ad sales are growing faster in some countries than others, but will count for over half of revenue by 2020.
Vualto Brings DRM to JW Player: IBC
Chrome's discontinuation of Silverlight support was deciding factor in JW adding DRM support
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.
Dynamic Broadcast Secures Additional €1 Million Funding Round
This additional investment enables the expansion of the company's innovative MediaLounge™ OTT video platform.
V-Nova's IBC debut confirms: Perseus is ready for Prime Time with Tier-1 partnerships and industry awards
Perseus validated with CSI Award for Best Digital Video Processing Platform and NewBay IBC Best of Show Award, in addition to Best of Show at NAB 2015
HTVFun a Video-On-Demand (VOD) Service for Malaysia launched using Muvi Studio
HTV Fun to Offer a Varieties of TV Shows and Movies, On-Demand for Malaysian Viewers
Squadeo’s Scrambling Technology Protects HD Content on any Mobile
Squadeo’s VideoShield enhanced with Verimatrix’s ViewRight Web and VideoMark, provides ultimate security for video streaming of HD assets to mobile devices
Virtual Reality Headset Shipments to Approach 30 Million by 2020, Driven by Video & Gaming Use Cases
Smartphone-enabled VR Head Mounted Displays to Drive Sales over the Next 5 Years
Huawei and NetRange agree to jointly drive OTT ecosystem cooperation
Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, and NetRange, a leading global provider of white labelled, turnkey Smart TV and OTT ecosystems, announced during IBC 2015 that they will work in partnership to create a joint OTT ecosystem.
LeaseWeb announces partnership to deliver deep insights and TV-quality video experiences online
LeaseWeb CDN and ‘NICE PEOPLE AT WORK’ help broadcasters optimize infrastructure configuration