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Yospace & NexPlayer Integration Will Help Broadcasters Monetize Live Streams February 23rd 2018 - 10:00 AM

Yospace and NexStreaming have announced an integration which iaims to simplify the route to market for broadcasters wishing to monetise their live HTML5 OTT streams.

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The D2Flex 3000 IP/ASI Video Gateway is a compact 1/3 RU wide with an optional rack mount kit.

New D2D Full-Duplex Video Gateway February 22nd 2018 - 12:05 PM

The D2D system uses point-to-point public internet connections to transport rationalized high-quality video to transmitters and head ends.

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Pebble Beach has provided Discovery Networks MENA with a dynamic automated graphics workflow and automated archiving capabilities.

Discovery Networks MENA Commits Multi-Channel Playout And Content Management To Pebble Beach Systems February 1st 2018 - 09:00 AM

All of Discovery Networks Middle East and Asia (MENA)’s channels are now under the fully automated control of a new 8-channel Marina system from Pebble Beach Systems. The fully redundant playout platform is installed at Du-Samacom, a regional operator of satellite support services.

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A major manufacturer and a major station group team up to move ATSC 3.0 monetization forward.

Imagine and Sinclair Sharpening New ATSC 3.0 Sales Tools January 19th 2018 - 12:05 PM

At last week’s Las Vegas CES, Sinclair Broadcast Group and Imagine Communications announced plans to work together to accelerate the development of a new, next-generation advertising management software platform to exploit the potential of the new monetization opportunities of ATSC 3.0 digital television technology.

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Broadcasters and MVPDs face new and serious challenges from other content delivery systems.

Broadcasters Need Advanced Advertising Technology to Combat Internet Challengers December 28th 2017 - 12:05 PM

​International research and strategy consultancy, MTM, just released a report exploring challenges faced by the US broadcast industry in an increasingly OTT world. The study concludes that unless broadcasters move quickly to change how advertising is managed and sold, they risk being outmaneuvered by the major internet companies

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The Gores Group has tapped Tom Cotney to lead Imagine Communications to its next level of success.

Imagine Communications Wants To Get Bigger December 15th 2017 - 08:00 AM

The Gores Group, a Los Angeles based, global private equity firm that has owned Imagine Communications (the former Harris Broadcast) for four years, wants its asset to grow. With a customer base concerned about the next transition—IP, 4K, 1080p HDR—Gores thinks the right strategy going forward is to develop size through M&A as well as global expansion and be “empathetic” to customers’ migration pains

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