OTT

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Recent OTT Content

The World Of OTT (Infrastructure Pt2) - The Main Components Of The OTT Ecosystem November 6th 2020 - 09:00 AM

All video services begin with some form of content production and acquisition, so we will assume this is constant regardless of the content distribution method.

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The World Of OTT (Infrastructure Pt1) - The Principles & Terminology Of The OTT Ecosystem October 21st 2020 - 09:00 AM

OTT is becoming more and more prevalent in the world of video consumption. Some people would say that it will become the dominant form of video delivery in years to come as the underlying technologies expand, develop or mature, and consumer behaviour continues to revolve around convenience, flexibility and personalization. Recent OTT launches and refreshes from major media businesses like NBC, Disney, Warner Media, CBS, RAI, BBC, ITV, SRG and RTL show how important OTT is to their future. Please enjoy this series of articles.

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Pluto TV first came to Europe late in 2018 through a deal with Sky.

ViacomCBS Pluto TV Launches In Spain As AVoD Momentum Grows October 16th 2020 - 09:00 AM

The ViacomCBS Pluto TV AvoD (Advertising VoD) service has launched in Spain, increasing its European orbit to five countries.

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FIFA shared a virtual platform with Synamedia for IBC 2020 to discuss how to disrupt video piracy.

Vendors Highlight Industrial Scale Of Video Piracy At Virtual IBC 2020September 24th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Synamedia has stood out as the vendor making the biggest splash over content protection and video piracy around IBC 2020, even though the event was confined to virtual channels.

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The IABM created the 360°

OTA TV Transmission Technology UpdateSeptember 18th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Like the broadcasters they serve, the Las Vegas 2020 NAB Show and annual Amsterdam IBC events were forced to go virtual. Show or no shows, TV shows go on, and 2020 OTA TV transmission technology is moving faster than ever. Here’s some of what leading TV RF experts hoped to share with exhibit visitors in person.

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Low Complexity Enhancement Video Coding Edges Towards Final ApprovalSeptember 4th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Low Complexity Enhancement Video Coding (LCEVC) is gaining traction faster than any other video compression standard as it approaches final approval by the Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG).

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Illegal Piracy Subscription Services Worth Over $1 Billion In USAugust 20th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Illegal piracy subscription services are now worth over $1 billion a year in the US alone, according to a study conducted by the Digital Citizens Alliance in conjunction with NAGRA, the content security arm of the Swiss Kudelski group.

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Pay TV Decline Spreads To All AmericasAugust 7th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Pay TV is now in chronic decline across almost the whole of the Americas as ongoing recession among the Latin countries continues to bite.

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