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May 04, 2020

Online Video News

Defining Brands with Streaming Video in Challenging Times

Communications agency Brand Definition was ready to go live with their brand-new production studio when COVID-19 shut everything down. Here's how they pivoted to remote production to meet their clients' shifting needs.

Verizon Media Introduces New Publishing, Advertising Features

Output Syndication makes it easy to publish directly to social media platforms, while Content Control simplifies the creation of live linear channels and Smartplay Prebid improves the ad bidding process

Interview: PreK-12 Distance Learning During the COVID-19 Shutdown

Christ Episcopal School Director of Technology Bob Krieger discusses distance learning measures for early childhood to high school students implemented since the school shut down in mid-March in response to the spread of COVID-19.

Virtual Video Summit Set for May 6

With no NAB to bring customers to them this year, a group of streaming industry vendors have come together to create a virtual event and bring the trade show to their customers and partners.

Featured Articles

The 2020 Streaming Media Producer 25

The second annual StreamingMediaProducer 25 is here! We chose the most innovative companies that enabled, enhanced, and streamlined the workflows of live video producers—particularly those who need the mobility, agility, and versatility to deliver great work, regardless of the venue or production conditions.

Quarantine Covers: Making Music During Lockdown

Filmmaker and musician Bill Grant describes how he and former bandmates and friends are collaborating across social distance to create mosaic music videos he calls "Quarantine Covers."

Announcing Streaming Media East Connect

Streaming Media East and the Content Delivery Summit are going virtual with a week full of free webinars as well as five deep-dive workshops. Here's how to attend, speak, and sponsor.

Short Cuts

Moving from Monoliths to Microservices

StackPath's Nathan Moore and EZDRM's Olga Kornienko explain the process and benefits of monolith-to-microservice transition, such as identifying points of failure, in this clip from Streaming Media West 2019.

Microservices vs. Containers in Streaming Deployment

Cisco's Nermeen Ismail, id3as' Dom Robinson, and Twitch's Tanu Aggarwal resolve the age-old microservice/container conundrum in the streaming world in this clip from Streaming Media West 2019.

Blog

Advanced TV Advertising in a Post-Cookies Future

Connected TV and OTT will grow due to Google's imminent third-party cookies denial, and their growth will transform the digital advertising landscape.

Industry News

Online Learning Accelerates in United Arab Emirates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak with Ankabut, Mediasite Partnership

Partnership gives colleges, universities, research institutions in United Arab Emirates cost-effective way to start or expand digital learning initiatives with Mediasite

MediaKind invites the world to reimagine media with the launch of a virtual experience portal

MediaKind, a global media technology leader, today announced the launch of its new virtual experience, a unique portal that invites the world to explore and engage with the full range of MediaKind content, anytime, anywhere.

New Survey from FreeWheel Reveals 90% of Consumers Say Brands Should ContinueAdvertising During COVID-19 Crisis

According to the survey, consumers also think brands should incorporate COVID-19messaging into their ads.

VAST Data Brings The Enterprise Into The Universal Storage Era

Major Feature Release Delivers The Resilience, Interoperability and Security Features Required To Enable Enterprise, Government and Media Customers To Transition Away From Shared-Nothing Architectures

MediaStar Ships Media Manager 10.5 with Extensive Updates to Support International Businesses

Content management system now with multi-language support & custom translations

Degreed Partners with Kaltura to Bring Clients Market-Leading Video Management and User-Generated Content Capabilities

Partnership provides an integrated skill-building solution using live-streamed and on-demand video