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Increasing smartphone subscriptions and data volumes per subscription are driving rapid growth in mobile data traffic, much of which is video content. According to multiple industry reports, these trends will continue for the near future, and by 2020, 75 percent of the world’s mobile data traffic will be video according to the Cisco Visual Networking Index. Technical and business leaders at organizations that aim to expand offerings using video need to understand the complexities of delivering premium viewing experiences to consumers.

 In this ebook, you will:

  • Learn how to create and deliver video over the internet
  • Understand video codecs, containers, popular delivery methods and content delivery networks
  • Consider methods, including adaptive bitrate streaming, that enable high-quality video to be delivered to a wide range of internet-connected devices
  • Learn about the latest trends in video compression and delivery

Sponsored By: Verimatrix

Video service operators are faced with a difficult choice between browser-based and app-based delivery – a debate over choice and control. Native DRM is perceived to be more secure than downloadable DRM, but this is, in fact, an outdated notion. For service providers that are launching premium, multi-screen services, downloadable DRM will play a critical role.

Learn about the six factors that create a framework on the pros and cons of taking a native or a downloadable DRM approach video service.

Download this paper to see what direction is right for your business.

Sponsored By: Conversant

Maximizing the quality of experience (QoE) of the consumer for the content provided, minimizing the bandwidth usage while reducing subscribers-churn has always been the objectives of Network Infrastructure Providers and Over-the-Top (OTT) Providers. This paper briefly examines the various types of CDN approaches including Public CDN, Private CDN, and Hybrid CDN, before considering how each fits with the possible business objectives for the Network Infrastructure Owner.

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There is a lot said about what media formats are available, but not a lot of data on what is actually being used. With a global reach and thousands of publishers, has a unique view of the formats that are used to deliver media and entertainment content.

Covering popularity rates and historic trends for video and audio codecs/containers, screen resolutions, ABR technologies and DRM frameworks, this report identifies the most popular formats today and the trends for the future. Download a copy of the report now and contact for more information.

Sponsored By: Tulix

Effectively monetizing streamed media is one of the biggest challenges facing content providers today. It’s clear that streaming will continue its meteoric rise as one of the primary means of content consumption, and content owners are now asking themselves how, not whether, they should be executing an online video strategy. Content monetization plays an enormous role in this decision-making process, for just about all content providers, non-profit and for-profit alike.

Sponsored By: Dolby

The cinema is now available on your laptop and on your mobile phone … on your terms. Dolby provides the technology, and the browser provides the platform. All content creators need now is a way to deliver Dolby Digital Plus streams to the browser.

Dolby has partnered with to offer delivery of both high-quality video and high-quality audio to browsers. For streaming content providers, this offers a one-stop solution for delivering the complete entertainment experience.