We spoke to Olivier Suard, Vice-President of Marketing, Nevion, about the company’s leading role in the EU’s VIRTUOSA project which aims to take advantage of the potential of 5G in live production.
Find out more about Rohde & Schwarz BaM Award® winning solution – The BSCC 5G Broadcast service and control center – in this BaM Product Highlight.
“With this future-looking solution, Rohde & Schwarz is signalling the future of the over-the-air TV business. It’s now very easy to see a future where 5G broadcast co-exists with OTT to deliver a seamless blend of live and on-demand content direct to consumers. An Innovative end to end solution for 5G content delivery, the development of which is ahead of its competitors.”
Find out more about the BaM Award® Winning Project from Dejero, Musion 3D and Vodaphone Romania.
When Luca Mihail, a talented 11-year old guitarist, was asked to join rock band Vita de Vie on stage during their performance at Romexpo in Bucharest, he almost turned down the opportunity because of severe stage fright. Producers, however, found a way for Luca to perform without the intimidation of the live audience, with the help of Vodafone Romania.
Oracle, which employs 137,000 staff worldwide, has recently joined IABM as a Platinum member. We spoke with Olivier Jorda, Global Media & Entertainment Director, Industry Solutions Group at Oracle, about what the company has to offer in the broadcast and media space and how he sees the landscape unfolding over the coming years – particularly with regard to the battle between OTT and Pay-TV.
Can pay TV providers really compete and win against the more nimble, over-the-top (OTT) content providers such as Netflix and Amazon Prime Video? Yes, they can. But to do so, they must focus on customer experience. In this presentation, Olivier Jorda, Global Media & Entertainment Director – Industry Solution Group, Oracle, discusses how combining emerging technologies such as IOT, AI, mobile, chatbot, and remote video support with modern digital customer management can deliver the next generation capabilities of digital home services to improve customer experience while reducing cost-to-serve.
Chiranjeev Singh, Director Marketing – APAC, MediaKind
As the growth of video traffic in networks across the world continues to rise, the roll out of 5G wireless technology has come at a critical time, especially for live sports streaming. With the successful trials held during the 2018 Winter Olympics and the highly publicised 5G connectivity available at the upcoming Tokyo Games in 2020, the certainty for 5G’s role in delivering immersive experiences is beginning to take shape, especially in a Mobile first market like APAC.
This presentation will also show how MediaKind and its partners Ericsson, FOX Sports, AT&T and Intel, worked together to use 5G wireless technology to successfully deliver live 4K HDR video streams over 5G for broadcast of the 118th US Open Golf Championship.
Consolidation & Alliances: An Outlook
As we recently argued in our NAB 2019 Special Report, the rise of online streaming has induced traditional media companies to seek for scale to compete with the deep pockets and global reach of their new rivals.
ConnecTechAsia 2019 is upon us
ConnecTechAsia in Singapore this June is the rebranding and umbrella name for BroadcastAsia and CommunicAsia. The organizers have added NXTAsia, which includes the latest of technologies as per the organizers’ explanation “…comprehensive array of disruptive technologies and emerging solutions”.
In a world currently dominated by discussions around the transition from point-to-point connections of video and audio to network connections over IP, we may have overlooked that this is not the end game but rather a stepping stone to something bigger.
5G in Asia: this is not a drill!
At the tail end of 2018 there were many announcements from telcos and governments regarding the roll out of 5G in the APAC region. What is really going on behind those headlines and what should we expect in the coming 1-2 years?