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Internet delivery is playing an influential role in delivering programs. For viewers to have the best quality of experience, engineers and technologists must expand their understanding to appreciate the intricacies of computer networks & internet delivery.

Recent OTT Content

After diverting video transmission to the ground OTT is now pushing it back up into the air with growing wireless transmission

CDN Innovation And 5G Combine With Covid To Drive OTT BoomDecember 22nd 2021 - 09:00 AM

The last year has witnessed unprecedented growth in OTT across the whole video chain from production through contribution to distribution, driven not just by the Covid-19 pandemic but also intersection of key technological and societal developments.

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Sky New Zealand Goes Android With Help From IrdetoDecember 3rd 2021 - 10:00 AM

Satellite TV operator Sky New Zealand has appointed Netherlands based content security company Irdeto to help plot its deployment of Android Operator Tier set top boxes (STBs) as part of a migration towards hybrid video services combining DTH with broadband internet delivery.

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Essential Guide: Intelligent CDN For BroadcastersNovember 24th 2021 - 09:30 AM

Media streaming over the internet is unique. Packet switched networks were never designed to deliver continuous and long streams of media but instead were built to efficiently process transactional and short bursts of data. The long streams of video and audio data are relentless in their network demands and to distribute them effectively requires the adoption of specialist CDNs.

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The World Of OTT (Quality Assurance Pt3) - Understanding The Client-Side OTT Customer ExperienceNovember 3rd 2021 - 09:00 AM

The criticality of service assurance in OTT services is evolving quickly as audiences grow and large broadcasters double-down on their streaming strategies.

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ATEME Updates NEA CDN For Open Caching October 20th 2021 - 10:00 AM

French video delivery and encoding technology vendor ATEME is the latest to comply with the Open Caching API Testbed Initiative organized by the Streaming Video Alliance (SVA).

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TAG licenses are often deployed along the content flow chain to identify, isolate, and troubleshoot technical issues. Graphics courtesy TAG.

TAG Introduces Realtime Media PlatformOctober 20th 2021 - 09:00 AM

TAG Video Systems takes advantage of over 70,000 globally deployed probing points to give users the ability to dive deep into streaming content monitoring. The company anticipates more than 100,000 probing point deployments by the end of 2021.

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Zixi’s cloud-based (and on-premise) Software-Defined Video Platform enables video delivery over any IP network, protocol, or cloud provider.

Low Latency Encoding The Key To Variety Of File Streaming Use CasesOctober 15th 2021 - 09:00 AM

Television ratings service Nielsen recently released a report that showed streaming platforms pulled in a bigger share of viewers’ time then broadcast networks did. In fact, Netflix and YouTube alone now make up about 12 percent of the time Americans spend in front of their TVs.

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The Case For Adopting Both Client And Server Side Ad InsertionOctober 13th 2021 - 09:00 AM

The video streaming tide has been accelerated by the Covid-19 pandemic, but will continue to flow as relative normality returns, driving demand to monetize online content not just through subscriptions but also advertising.

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