Instant Replay: Streaming Media Connect 2023
ICYMI--Streaming Media presented its 11th Connect virtual conference August 22-24, with Evan Shapiro as host and MC, a cracking keynote from NBCUniversal VP Quincy Olatunde, and 12 dynamic panel discussions featuring industry luminaries sharing their expertise on topics ranging from OTT to FAST to generative AI to emerging codecs to edge delivery to streaming at scale and more. The full archived conference is available right here!
Top Three Reasons Why Quality Monitoring is Critical for Cloud-Native OTT Streaming
With the sharp rise in cloud migration and the increasing unwillingness of viewers to tolerate video streaming quality issues, Joel Daly of Telestream outlines the top three reasons why quality monitoring is critical for cloud-native OTT streaming.
The Risks and Rewards of Generative AI for Visual Media
Amnon Cohen Tidhar of Cloudinary discusses the new benefits, complexities, challenges, and risks of Generative AI.
Remote Production: The Jewel in the Creative Collaboration Crown
The broadcast industry has changed at an extraordinary pace. Both the underlying technology and consumers' viewing habits have evolved into a complex and varied market. Broadcast news has been no exception, from both the production level and the end result for viewers. Sam Peterson of Bitcentral writes about the ways that collaboration empowers production teams to maximize efficiency.
3 Lessons Learned From Netflix on the Future of Video Storage
Aaron Zitzer of Storj evaluates how Netflix overcame its challenges with cloud video storage and how today's video streaming platforms can take that knowledge and replicate it with technology currently available.
Live from the Carrier Edge
As streaming increasingly becomes the preferred consumption model for some of the world's most-watched content, expectations for high-quality and a great user experience are intensifying.
5 Ways to Level Up Your HR and L&D Video Strategy
Are you an HR or L&D leader looking to elevate your department in 2023 and beyond? If so, James Broburg of StreamShark discusses how a robust video strategy should be a crucial part of your plan.
How AI Is Helping Marketers Embrace Top Video Trends
Josh Dorward of Cloudinary discusses the ways that AI is helping marketers embrace top video trends.
Amazon To Talk Thursday Night Football at Streaming Media West
Streaming Media West returns to Huntington Beach November 15-16, with Streaming Media University Workshops on November 14. Registration is open now.
Intelligent Media Quality Assurance Strategies for Modern Streaming Workflows
As OTT overtakes traditional TV viewing, media companies can no longer afford to use the status quo as far as QC and monitoring are concerned. Aggressive strategies for delivering a great QoE are required to increase subscribers and boost monetization. Media companies should carefully choose the right strategies and tools to streamline processes for optimum video quality and viewer experience.
Sustainability, Streaming, and the Data Attribution Challenge
"Sustainability" is perhaps the most important buzzword in the streaming industry, but most current efforts to define "green" or "net zero" streaming miss the target.
The Future of Distributed Live Video Production
The reliability, creativity, and cost-efficiency of remote, cloud and distributed production have been put to the test through the pandemic and shown outstanding results. This new menu of production capability has opened a whole range of opportunities for coverage of future live events.
Where Are the Women in the Streaming Media Industry?
A look at any conference program—including our own—makes it clear: It's long past time for the streaming media industry to take the gender imbalance seriously, and to identify and address the root issues—not just the optics.
When it Comes to Web Performance, Many CDNs Make Light Work
More and more large enterprises are relying on multi-CDN, a strategy that is no longer as difficult to execute as it once was.
IBC: We've Been Apart for Too Long
The international focus of events like IBC generate a sense of excitement and a critical mass of activity that drives the whole industry forward. That momentum has been noticeably lacking in 2021, and it's time to get the ball rolling again.
Submit Your Nominations Now for the 2021 Streaming Media 50 List
Want to make sure your company is considered for our annual list of the most important, innovative, and interesting companies in the online video space? Read on, and send in your nominations by August 27.
The Greening of Streaming, One Year On
From an article in Streaming Media a year ago has grown a brand-new organization devoted to meeting the sustainability challenge in the streaming industry.
Cloud QC and Monitoring Solutions Drive Superior Streaming Experiences
In today's video-streaming-centric world, cloud OTT monitoring solutions are vital to staying competitive and meeting the demand for high-quality video content on every screen.
Wowza Takes "Significant Investment" from Boston-Based Private Equity Firm
CEO David Stubenvoll says the investment from Clearhaven Partners will let Wowza accelerate innovation and growth, and possibly even open new offices, without the "restrictions and hassle of being a listed company."
Driven by the IP NOC, Video Operations Enter a New Age
The video industry is moving away from centralized studios and operation to remote production. The IP network operations center is a relatively new concept, but it's catching on fast.