Herve Creff, Business Development Director, Broadpeak
This presentation explains why OTT video delivery has not entirely replaced IPTV, discussing the latency and scalability issues. In an ideal situation, the benefits of OTT and TS video delivery should be brought together. Attendees will learn what technologies and solutions are available to merge the worlds of traditional TV and connected devices in order to capitalize on their respective benefits while removing their drawbacks.
Jacques Le Mancq (CEO) discusses some of Broadpeaks new solutions such as IPTV DASH. Jacques also discusses their involvement in the APAC region and Android TV.
Article taken from IABM Journal 108 written by Bhavesh Vaghela (Chief Executive, Paywizard)
Paywizard recently launched an artificial intelligence-driven subscriber intelligence platform, Paywizard Singula™, which is designed to help Pay-TV operators and OTT providers take a more data-driven approach to precise customer engagement. Singula™ uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to generate ongoing subscriber insights, enabling operators to reduce churn, grow average revenue per user and acquire new customers.
This business-focused eBook is the first of a two-part series. Part 2 will address the technology aspects of stream delay reduction.
Over the past eight years, more and more people have watched FIFA world cup football matches over the Internet, reaching new highs every year. But this year, it’s not just the growth that was spectacular, but absolute numbers: online streaming of FIFA 2018 smashed all records with 70 million viewers in a country like India, where football isn’t a national sport.
Middle East and Africa (MEA) is a vast region, home to many different ethnicities, languages, cultures and geographic features. The geopolitical turmoil in region as well as the volatility in oil prices have had a negative impact on broadcast technology spending by broadcasters based in oil-exporting countries.
The IABM Buying Trends Report biannually tracks financial performance and trends in the media sector. The purpose of this report is to enable IABM member companies to track their customers’ performance and keep up with emerging trends in media technology demand.
This article is from The IABM Business Intelligence Digest from April 2018. The full report can be viewed here Latin America is an emerging broadcast and media technology market, with the bigger economies such as Brazil, Mexico and Argentina leading development. Many countries in this region lack the infrastructure and resources required to develop the broadcast and media indus-try, and further challenges are presented by the unattractive business and political environment in certain countries, which deters investment, as discussed in the business environment section earlier. Latin America is still undergoing the transition to digital broadcasting and HD, which is an attractive opportunity for suppliers of broadcast and media technology. The transition to digital broadcasting is ongoing with only Mexico having fully transitioned. The region is comparable to Africa, where the transition is also ongoing and at similar stages to that of Latin America. This is a major a driver for the growth of HDTV in the region with the number of HD channels set to grow further. There is a growing awareness of UHD as some initiatives have been deployed in the region, however, the transition to UHD is not yet a significant driver of broadcast and media technology spending....
This article is from The IABM Business Intelligence Digest from September 2018. The full report can be viewed here The transition to new media offerings is a trend influencing the whole media ecosystem, forcing broadcasters to drastically transform their technology infrastructures. More specifically, broadcasters are trying to make their legacy technology coexist with new media technology in a next-generation infrastructure capable of delivering both linear and non-linear offerings. In the US, the skyrocketing growth of new media offerings has been particularly disruptive and put a lot of pressure on traditional broadcasters to rapidly deliver alternatives. In Europe the incentives to react have been lower because the adoption of OTT services has had less impact on subscription growth with traditional Pay-TV operators. This is due to the coexistence on the market of cheap cable and Pay-TV subscriptions and well-established broadcasting operators. However, the trend is real and the shift to new media offerings has to be achieved by European broadcasters. The challenge is to build content catalog and customer experiences at the level of at least the standard set by Netflix or Amazon. Data from Digital TV Research show that Pay-TV subscribers are set to increase in Western Europe by nearly...
Andreas Hilmer, Director Marketing & Communications, AIMS Andreas describes the role the alliance plays in the industry with the goal of bringing broadcasters, technology vendors and industry standards organizations together. [maxbutton id="102" ] [maxbutton id="103" ]
Hicham Ismail (Senior Solutions Architect, Avid) examines the challenges that broadcasters are facing today in relation to IP TV and the IP standards to be used. He also explores the use of IP technology in the Avid Production Workflows, Ingest & Playout and how they can effectively utilize IP TV for cloud services. [bc_video video_id="5733614518001" account_id="4229317768001" player_id="BkgkXSCcOM" embed="in-page" padding_top="56%" autoplay="autoplay" min_width="0px" max_width="640px" width="100%" height="100%"]