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Nielsen Buys Sorenson for $11.25M, Launches Addressable Ad Solution

Nielsen isn't just in the TV measurement business, anymore. It's now in ad sales, as well. The company announced that it has purchased Sorenson Media.

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Video: Lessons Learned from Streaming the World Cup

FuboTV Principal Software Engineer Thomas Symborski discusses Fubo's experience delivering 4K live streams of the World Cup and the lessons they learned in this clip from Streaming Media West 2018.

Video: How Netflix Leverages VMAF, Part 2: Encoding Decisions

In Part 2 of this 2-part series, Netflix Senior Software Engineer Zhi Li explains how Netflix uses VMAF for encoding decisions in this clip from Streaming Media West 2018.

Video: How Netflix Leverages VMAF, Part 1: Codec Comparison

In Part 1 of this 2-part series, Netflix Senior Software Engineer Zhi Li explains how Netflix uses VMAF for codec comparison in this clip from Streaming Media West 2018.

Video: How Personalization is Revolutionizing OTT

Nice People at Work's Laura Delcor and Google Cloud's Luke Dyer discuss the impact of personalization and interactivity on the OTT industry in this clip from their Live Streaming Summit panel at Streaming Media West 2018.

Streaming Media Columns

3 Things the Streaming Industry Must Do to Prepare for ATSC 3.0

This is "The Year Before the Year of ATSC 3.0," and that means preparation—not just for broadcasters, but for the streaming industry, as well.

Solutions Abound for High-Volume Live Video Cloud Transcoding

Streaming Media West provided a look at new options for demanding live cloud transcoding jobs. Here's a rundown for those who couldn't be there.

Online Educators Enjoy Generous Copyright Exemptions for Video

Schools are covered by different copyright measures than the mass public, making it easy for streaming classrooms to get around access controls.

Netflix's Movie Library Is Kind of Terrible, But Does It Matter?

Today, Netflix got its first Oscar nomination for Best Picture. That doesn't change the fact that its movie library is shrinking—and often bad.

Streaming Media Industry Whitepapers

The Tulix OTT Incubator: A Testing Ground for Media Companies and Content Owners

Tulix

Amp up your revenue: Creating Your Own OTT Video Service to Improve Predictability, Control, and Revenue

Verizon Digital Media Services

The Case for Leveraging the Cloud for Video Service Assurance - Monitor Streaming Video Services, From Anywhere, At Any Time

Telestream

Remote Production: Synchronizing Video Sources Over the Internet

Haivision

Streaming Media Research

The Impact of Apple's HEVC Adoption: A Survey-Based Report

Sponsored By: Harmonic

OTT VIDEO SERVICES—INNOVATION, OPPORTUNITY, MATURATION & TECHNOLOGY TRENDS IN OTT DELIVERY

Sponsored By: Level 3

The OTT-Video Services Market: Today's Trends and What is Next for 4K, HDR, HFR, and VR

Sponsored By: Level 3

Large-Scale Webcasting Services

Sponsored By: Onstream Media