March 23, 2016
Online Video News
Akamai: Global Average Internet Connection Speeds Up 23% in 2015
South Korea leads the way, following a large speed improvement in Q4. In the U.S, D.C. leads, but no state offers a 25 Mbps average.
Adobe Announces End-to-End OTT Solution, ComScore Partnership
As the Adobe Summit begins in Las Vegas, Adobe debuts a platform for creating, marketing, and monetizing direct-to-consumer OTT video services, as well as a measurement partnership with ComScore.
Ramp Offers New Features and New Names for VideoVerge Platform
VideoVerge for SharePoint now offers universal video import (from any formant, any location), one-step multi-language translation, and live chat.
T-Mobile Adds YouTube to Binge On Plan After Making Changes
Video providers now have the opportunity to optimize their own mobile streams, and customers will find it easier to opt out of the program.
Conference Research Tests Adaptive Video and Quality Benchmarks
Video encoding professionals should take note of four papers presented at the recent International Symposium on Electronic Imaging. Read on for a detailed assessment.
Insert Coin to Play: OTT Is Booming, But It's a Seller's Market
Publishers are spending more on technology and content than ever before, while charging less per subscriber. Something's got to give!
The State of Enterprise Video 2016
Balancing the need for security with employees' desire to use their own devices at work, enterprise video delivery platforms are more than just a pale imitation of consumer platforms.
Sonic Foundry Joins the Riverbed-Ready Technology Alliance Program to Extend Reach and Value of Riverbed Solutions for Hybrid Enterprises
The integration of Mediasite by Sonic Foundry with Riverbed solutions offers advanced technologies and market-leading solutions to accelerate and optimize live and on-demand enterprise video delivery without disrupting existing network traffic.
Brightcove Expands Industry-Leading Video Ecosystem to Deliver Better Business Results
Enhanced CMS Integrations Streamline Video Publishing and Accelerate Time-to-Live
NFL Films Announces Groundbreaking New Series All or Nothing on Amazon Video
First Production to Exclusively Capture the Behind-the-Scenes Story of a Single NFL Team Over the Course of an Entire Season
NewTek Ships Network Device Interface (NDI) for IP Production Workflows
100,000’s of NDI IP devices from top manufacturers already in customers’ hands, number expected to grow quickly as more than 200 companies sign on as NDI developers
SES Platform Services and The History Channel (Germany) extend partnership
Multi-year contract extension for signal processing and distributions of the channel A&E on ASTRA 19.2°E for the Sky Deutschland platform
Live 4K Streaming Trials Exclusive to Sony 4K HDR Ultra HD TVs
In an industry first, Sony, Univision Deportes and NeuLion streamed a live soccer game in 4K exclusively to Sony 4K HDR Ultra HD TVs
BuzzMyVideos Expands Services To Fully Support Spanish and Portuguese Speaking Territories
The Multi-Platform Online Video Network Continues Rapid Global Growth With Move Into YouTube’s Second Largest Market with Full Language Support in Spanish and Portuguese
VidOvation's Enterprise IPTV Solution Now Fully Integrated With DirecTV Content
VidOvation TV Now Bundles DirecTV Content With DRM, VOD, and DVR Capabilities for End-to-End IPTV Services in Broadcast and Media Facilities