Telestream has added TrafficManager Syndication to Vantage, a tool that enables template-driven, automated handling of syndicated content from delivery services such as Pitch Blue and Pathfire, as well as locally produced programming.
The BBC has taken one more small step on the long road to self-sufficiency by launching its BBC Player authenticated multi-genre SVOD service in Malaysia, the second country to receive the service. This is the latest move in the BBC’s chequered mission to generate revenue through overseas sales of its content, given that its live and catch up programming is free in the UK.
For most multi-channel content distributors, monitoring commercial breaks and commercial playout can be a trick endeavor, often left to the most technically savvy engineer at the facility. DNF Controls has developed a new DPI signaling/system monitoring platform that makes it easier for non-technical staff to keep a close eye on the revenue-generating part of the content distribution chain.
Grass Valley will be releasing Mync as a separate product at the 2017 NAB Show letting you browse even cell phone video.
Vimond Media Solutions is adding five new components to its cloud based online video portfolio at the 2017 NAB Show, focusing on workflow, rights and content management, as well as monetization. The company is also enhancing existing tools with the aim of providing a complete package for media companies seeking to reach audiences online directly.
For every media organization, accurately valuing media assets is critical to understanding and maximizing potential revenues. This is particularly true given the costs and challenges of creating, distributing, and monetizing content — whether TV series, news programming, or feature film — from production and premiere through syndication.