RealSprint's Daniel Alinder Talks Sub-Second Latency and AV1 Encoding
Streaming Media's Tim Siglin interviews RealSprint AB CEO Daniel Alinder in the NETINT booth at IBC 2022 in Amsterdam.
Google and Paramount at IBC 2022: Use Data for Personalization, Storytelling, and Customer Retention
Data is worth its weight in gold to digital service providers who can mine it effectively. Power that data extraction with AI and ML and it will drive personalized content recommendations, and improved search and discovery to help differentiate a service and stem churn. This was a major topic across the IBC showfloor in Amsterdam this week.
AV1 Hardware Solutions at IBC
Aims to lower overhead, raise performance, diminish power for open-source codec
Warner Bros. Discovery Talks Synergies, Scale, and Live in IBC Keynote
"We want to be whatever we wish to be in the content landscape," said Warner Bros. Discovery CIO Dave Duvall in a keynote at the IBC media and entertainment technology trade show in Amsterdam. "Our ambition is not limited by resource. Now it's about product market fit with our D2C business and scale is a big driver."
Real-Time Streaming Business Value Report Launched
Report delves into ways to deliver, monetize real-time streaming
Encoding.com Talks Telestream Acquisition and Powering M&E VOD and Broadcast Workflows
"Now the same tools that power Vantage on prem are being incorporated into Encoding.com cloud," says Telestream VP Cloud Revenue Jeff Malkin (formerly president of Encoding.com). "We will leverage the framework to add new tools and make an unrivaled cloud solution."
Discovery + HBO: Streaming App Merger Inevitable but Risky
As of summer 2023 for US customers, the two apps will be one consolidated service, with both an "ad-lite" and an ad-free version becoming available. A LatAm expansion follows, and the European market launch is in 2024.
Video Trends in Higher Education Survey Launch
New survey explores the use cases for video in higher education
Vote in the 2022 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards
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Nominate Now for the 2022 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards
What's your favorite streaming tool, tech, or service? What is the year's biggest innovation? It's time to make your nominations for the only awards in the online video industry that are chosen by end users.
Survey: Enterprise Video
Annual survey of enterprise video asks readers to update us on use of video in the workplace
Comcast Urges Advertisers to Buy into FAST
In a report designed to focus advertiser attention on its own FAST service Xumo, Comcast finds that FAST penetration has more than doubled year-over-year.
Netflix and Microsoft Team for Ads as Wider Consolidation Looms
Having signalled its intent to launch an ad-supported service earlier this year, Netflix' announcement of Microsoft as its partner in the venture prompted immediate speculation about Redmond's intent to buy the streamer wholesale.
SVODs Target Growth in Central and Eastern Europe
As more OTT services begin to look to the region as an expansion point, CEE's SVOD subscriber base is projected to grow over 60% from 2020 to 2022, primarily driven by Netflix. This strong growth is forecast to continue into the future, supported by the launch of new services including SkyShowtime and the steady improvement of broadband availability.
State of Streaming Spring 2022 Report Launches
New report expands on trends revealed during Streaming Media East 2022 Research Keynote
M&A in Media and Telecoms Hits Record $469 Billion in Teeth of Recession
Despite increasing interest rates, the stock market decline in the tech sector and a potential recession, M&A business among media and telcos is heating up.
Pay TV Fighting Decline With OTT Offerings: PwC Report
While pay TV revenues are down overall, as cable companies step up as OTT aggregators. That's one of the notable findings in the new Global Entertainment & Media Outlook report from PwC.
Innovid Launches New Cross-Platform TV Measurement Service
InnovidXP is driven by more than one billion TV impressions daily and delivered to more than 95 million households, tied to an ad-serving footprint representing 88% of U.S. connected TV homes.
Research Brief Exposes File-Transfer Challenges and Opportunities
Legacy solutions don't address overall workflow complexities, especially in the face of partner growth, increased production scale, and disparate storage and workforce locations. This new survey-based research brief highlights the complexity of delivering and tracking file transfers, and provides insights into current industry trends.
Comcast Report Suggests Advertisers Spend Up To a Third of Their Budget on CTV
Advertisers are advised to use a combination of tactics to achieve their goals: Reach more potential buyers with traditional data-driven TV and then use addressable advertising as a tactic to reach those more likely to buy sooner.