If there’s one thing that became very apparent during the Mayweather-McGregor pay-per-view experience, it’s that delivering live streaming premium events to large-scale audiences is inherently difficult. And notoriously unpredictable.
Hubee, a French company specialised in video platforms and services, is launching its new cloud platform called Beemix. This platform groups together features required to launch premium video services live, VOD/SVOD, catch-up, NPVR and statistics.
Set-top boxes, there must be a billion of them and, in most respects, they all pretty much do the same thing. Yet, with today’s rapid-pace rollout of new services and features, choosing the right operating system for the set-top box is crucial for business success.
Vodafone has continued its pan European pay TV expansion by launching in Italy with the help of Kaltura, which supplied the OTT TV platform. This echoes the expansion of Vodafone TV in Spain almost two years ago in September 2015, when New York-based Kaltura was chosen to support VoD and catch
Crystal has announced that it has completed deployment for one of America’s leading television networks of an advanced software platform that allows the broadcaster to enforce distribution rights, provide dynamic ad insertion, manage C3, D4 and C7 rating metrics and provide accurate Video on Demand (VOD) across its network o
Broadcasters face a bewildering range of new technologies in an ever more competitive landscape. With new delivery platforms, OTT, streaming, cellular, VOD and others, broadcast professionals need to adopt the newest technology solutions to remain competitive.
One key decision is which new technologies to support, ATSC 3.0, UHD, 4K, others. The
US regional cable operator Midco is upgrading its SeaChange Adrenalin multiscreen software platform as part of plans to expand into mobile TV services later in 2017. The operator is deploying the latest version of Adrenalin, which it says will provide the foundation for extension of current on-demand services to subscribers’ mobile p
4KUniverse adds a 4K Subscription Video on Demand (SVOD) service for Amazon Fire TV making it the first 24-hr 4K SVOD channel in N.A. The channel is been built around the Videa publishing package from Swedish OTT technology firm Accedo.