Lumen Books Sale of Latin American Business for $2.7 Billion
The former CenturyLink is selling off its Latin American division to investment firm Stonepeak.
Fastly Outage Exposes Fragility of the Internet
The edge cloud delivery service identified a "service configuration" that triggered disruptions that took down HBO Max, Hulu, Twitter, Spotify, and more. Services began coming back online within an hour.
IBC Show Moves to December
Citing vendor and attendee reluctance to attend a September event, and the need to guarantee health and safety, IBC announced that this year's event will take place December 3-6 in Amsterdam
Zenlayer Raises $50 Million in Series C Funding
Edge cloud services provider announces its third round of funding
Disney+ Chooses AWS to Support Global Expansion
With AWS as its preferred public cloud infrastructure provider, The Walt Disney Company leverages AWS's proven global infrastructure to improve performance and reliability for Disney+ as the streaming service continues to scale globally
Take the Content Delivery and Edge Compute Trends Survey
New survey explores the current content delivery landscape, with a focus on security and edge compute
Grupo Globo Announces Strategic Partnership with Google Cloud
Google Cloud will be the main provider of cloud solutions and also a catalyst for innovation for the Brazilian media company
id3as: Streaming Tech Designed for When Things Go Wrong
With clients and partners like Nasdaq, Arqiva, and Limelight Networks, id3as has made a name for itself as providing technology that's "good on a bad day."
Datazoom Launches Streaming Video Datatecture
New content and microsite take a deep look into the architecture and data landscape of the streaming video industry
IBC Plans Hybrid Event for September, with Fallback Dates in December
Hybrid in-person and digital event set for September 10-13, with the RAI on hold for the first week of December as a backup.
MGM Partners with Eluvio Content Fabric for Next-Gen Delivery
Eluvio Content Fabric used to support MGM sales with film and TV pre-releases, virtual premieres, screenings, marketing, and licensing of MGM's vast library
Video Will Grow to 82% of Internet Traffic by 2022: InterDigital/Futuresource Report
Data centers are responsible for about 3% of global electricity use, and the internet will account for 1% of global emissions by 2022
Verizon Preps 5G Edge for 8K Live with AWS and Zixi
Zixi's Software-Defined Video Platform and live protocol are being used to deliver the 8K stream with AWS and Verizon for a major global broadcaster
Limelight Brings Even Lower Latency to Realtime Streaming
Award-winning Limelight Realtime Streaming now offers increased global scalability and bi-directional data sharing, enabling new, innovative online video business models
AWS Takes SDI in the Cloud to Next Level
Proof of concept of uncompressed live video workflow in the cloud demonstrates future production possibilities and opens up interop can of worms
Google Partners With Zixi for Live Video Distribution
Native integration facilitates an efficient, cost-effective solution for the distribution of live video
The 2020 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards Finalists
More than 2,200 readers voted in 26 categories. We'll announce the winners later this month, but here's a tease—the top three vote-getters in each category. And you just might be surprised at the names you see.
Datazoom Launches First Collection Data Dictionary for CDN Log Streaming
CDN log streaming is critical to understanding end-to-end real-time video performance, and the new CDN Data Dictionary makes accessing that data easier
Akamai Announces Support for LL-HLS, Among Other Enhancements
New developer APIs give providers more control over live and on-demand streams, and the company has improved its Cloud Wrapper and security offerings as well.
Voting for the 2020 Readers' Choice Award Extended Until October 22
Let the competition begin! The polls are open for the streaming video industry awards that matter most—because winners are chosen by the community itself. And you'll be entered to win a HuddleCamHD Pro IP NDI Webcam when you cast your vote!