September 18, 2017
Online Video News
IBC '17: Kantar Offers Facebook Video Metrics
Comparisons between video performance on Twitter and Facebook offer advertisers and broadcasters a new layer of understanding audience behavior
Two Strikes and You’re Out: Limelight Measures Viewer Sentiment
Almost 60% of viewers will move on after the second time a video buffers, Limelight finds in its 2017 State of Online Video report.
Wowza ClearCaster Streams up to 1080p to Facebook Live
Wowza's first hardware appliance is a rack-mountable unit that can stream 1080p with real-time stream monitoring using Facebook Live's new Live API
Facebook Primes Watch for Video Explosion in IBC Keynote
The social network pitches its new video service as the community-based OTT platform broadcasters have been waiting for.
Hulu Notes How Television Has Changed: Report From DMEXCO '17
Not long ago, programmers told viewers when their favorite shows would air and when they needed to watch. Now, viewers hold the power—while programmers and marketers need to keep up.
3 Ways YouTube Videos Define Our Culture: Report from DMEXCO '17
YouTube is no longer an alternative to mainstream culture. More than ever, YouTube defines it. A YouTube exec details the site's unique role.
Video: The Cost of Delivering Low-Quality Video
Touchstream's Mitch Askenas outlines the fiscal consequences--and damage to an organization's reputation--of delivering bad video experiences to subscribers and other end users.
Video: Will UHD and HDR Live Streaming Require Higher Frame Rates?
Harmonic's Ian Trow discusses the escalating frame rates associated with UHD/4K and HDR delivery as those tec
SRT Open Source Video Transport Project Adds Fast File Transfer and Stream Multiplexing
Widely supported for low latency video streaming, freely available SRT now helps organizations reduce infrastructure cost with support for file transport and simplified IT workflows
Evergent Empowers SPNI to Onboard New Customers for ‘SonyLIV’ and Monetize Live Sports
Evergent’s Comprehensive Revenue and User Lifecycle Management Platform Supports Identity, Entitlements, Product Catalog and Payments Across Two Major Media Platforms and Multiple Devices
Evergent to Power User Management and Monetization for Media & Entertainment Customers on Google Cloud Platform
Evergent’s Subscription, Billing, and User Lifecycle Management Solutions Enable Video Providers to Deliver Highly Personalized TV Viewing Experiences
VITEC Unveils Unparalleled HEVC Video Quality With Its Field-Proven MGW Ace Encoder at IBC2017
Market-Leading Portable, Hardware-Based HEVC Encoder Delivers Unparalleled Video Streaming Quality and Advanced Features for Demanding Streaming Applications
Harmonic Improves OTT Delivery With Expanded Media Orchestration Workflow Capabilities
Telestream and IBM Aspera Enable Near Real-time Remote Live Video Capture and Production
Vantage with Lightspeed Live Capture powered by Aspera enables high-quality streaming to remote production teams for near real-time editing and production over standard IP networks