UK media regulator Ofcom is calling for a review of public service broadcasting in the light of its report finding rapid growth in streaming viewing, especially among Millennials.
Satellite platform operator Eutelsat has taken a 20% stake in French CDN (Content Delivery Network) technology vendor Broadpeak for around €10 million ($12 million).
Pop-up channels are one of the USPs of cloud-based software-as-a-service virtualized playout services but media communications provider Globecast has designed a model over satellite.
The Independent Television News (ITN) channel recently used Telstra’s Distributed Production Network (DPN), an IP network, to enable ITN to remotely produce and deliver the live telecast (on May 11-12) of the International World Relay Championships in Japan. Telstra worked closely with Nexion and NEP Australia to successfully support the international remote production.
SES, one of the big four satellite platform operators, has come out fighting for DTH amid a spate of negative forecasts from analysts suggesting the field is entering terminal decline.
SES, one of the world’s big three satellite platform operators in the DTH (Direct To Home) field, has claimed a world first for a transmission of 8K content to a 82” flat-screen 8K set with a built-in satellite receiver capable of decoding the signal.