February 07, 2017
Sky Paves the Way for OTT Future
The broadband-based service will be rolled out first in the UK, then in Italy, Germany, and Austria. There's no word yet on whether it would offer 4K content or include bandwidth to the home for 4K streaming.
84% of Pay TV Subs Would Cancel Due to a Poor Customer Experience
Content will get customers to take a look, cautions a Paywizard survey, but a good customer experience will keep them around.
Virtualization for Media Publishers, CDNs, and Operators: Streaming Forum Preview
Telcos, CDNs, and broadcasters like Sky continue to move away from dedicated hardware and VM-based software architectures to fully virtualized micro-services, and this Streaming Forum session will explore current trends and strategies for the future
Ozer to Break Down HEVC Codecs, Royalties at Streaming Forum
Jan Ozer will share his test results comparing multiple HEVC codecs, and he'll also give his insights on royalties for HEVC, H.264, and MPEG-DASH in light of recent announcements from HEVC Advance and MPEG LA, as well as the possible implications of the Nokia-Apple lawsuit.
Telstra OTT Report Explores OTT Monetization Models
Report examines AVOD, SVOD, and TVOD sentiments across the globe, and finds SVOD leading the way in most markets
castLabs Launch New PRESTOplay Suite of Video Player SDKs
castLabs announce the launch of the PRESTOplay suite of Video Player SDKs for Browsers and iOS/Android with marked improvements on player customization, cross-plugin integration, and offline downloading capabilities.
Divitel awarded patent on two-way A/V accessibility technology
Method enables easy access to video messaging through existing hardware
AVerMedia's AVerCaster HEVC RS9280 brings 3G-SDI to professional 4K HEVC video
Versatile video capture, processing and streaming solution
Streamroot and GlobalDots Ink Worldwide Reseller Agreement for Hybrid-CDN Acceleration
Streamroot announced today that it has entered into an agreement by which GlobalDots will become a worldwide reseller of Streamroot’s industry-leading peer-accelerated delivery technology.