June 01, 2017
Amazon Launches Amazon Channels Option in U.K., Germany, Austria
Streaming customers can customize their video options by choosing only the channels they want, with no long-term commitment.
In NewFront Presentation, BBC Introduces Itself to Ad Community
The BBC held its first newfront presentation today, choosing to explain its reach and reputation to the ad community—and why that matters for U.S. companies.
CDN Market Pricing Down, but Overall Growth Continues
At last week's Content Delivery Summit, Dan Rayburn presented his annual survey of pricing and trends in the industry. Per-GB prices are down, but CDNs are making up for the drop with increased efficiencies and value-added services
Amazon, Netflix, and More Go Global With the Cloud
At NAB, execs from Amazon, Netflix, 20th Century Fox, and Warner Bros. shared their insights into how virtualized workflows in the cloud are helping them meet international demand
NAB 17 Codec Roundup
Netflix shared its encoding secrets, while Beamr, Capella, Haivision, Harmonic, Hybrid, and V-Nova showed off advances in HEVC, HDR, cloud encoding, and more
Viaccess-Orca Acquires Squadeo for Best-in-Class Mobile Video Experience
NPAW and Kaltura Strengthen Ties Between Video Content Providers and Business Intelligence
The partnership allows shared customers to incorporate business intelligence capabilities with greater visibility on their precisely segmented audience, to predict and proactively reduce churn with successful data-driven strategies.
Linius and IBM Collaborate to Promote and Sell the Linius Video Virtualization Engine
IBM and Linius to jointly market and promote the Linius Video Virtualization Engine, including building onto the IBM Bluemix platform