With the help of Rohde & Schwarz technology, Sky Deutschland is bringing soccer to its European fans in glorious UHD.
There are more than 2.7 million adverts for devices that play out illegal streams of live content on e-commerce websites like Amazon, eBay and Alibaba according to research by Irdeto. The value of the billions of dollars broadcasters and content owners spend on live sports and entertainment content is undermined by online piracy. Because of this, pay TV services have become more expensive than ever before because they need to compete for viewers and subscribers while spending huge amounts on media rights.
Akamai Technologies, the firm synonymous with CDN services, has given Europe good marks for broadband speeds in its Third Quarter, 2016 State of the Internet Report. The principle measure is not how fast broadband speeds are increasing but whether they are keeping pace with inflation in consumption and user expectations.
Nashville’s 2016 Small Business of the Year winner deploys its two flagship video production trucks for a Red Carpet special, backstage interviews, and other A/V work for DirecTV, ABC Digital and the Country Music Association.
New technology formats, High Dynamic Range (HDR) and Wide Color Gamut (WCG) along with 4K and UHD provide stunning improvements in imagery. But, with such a dynamically changing format landscape, will the purchase of infrastructure to support these improvements ever pay off? Outsourcing the required coding tasks to a service may be a better solution.
Looking to bring multi-platform video streaming to those who can’t afford the high price tag of more enterprise-level solutions, JVC Professional has launched an online video and live streaming platform called VIDEOCLOUD that is designed for small and medium-size enterprises.