Although still in its relative infancy, esports has gone from a niche sector to a global billion-dollar industry that is drawing huge investment and has a rapidly surging fan base around the world.
We think that CES 2022 has highlighted important trends related to the future of technology and trade shows, which is why we have analyzed these topics in the first IABM Media Tech Intelligence Briefing of 2022.
This Briefing focuses on identifying the most important investment drivers in content distribution & monetization derived from a mixture of sources, including survey data on technology priorities, company announcements, and financial data.
Today’s eSports service providers are subject to piracy threats similar to those plaguing live-streamed sports. The time has come for wide-scale use of eSports content protection to combat revenue-draining pirate operations.
The emergence of eSports as a mainstream live entertainment category opens service providers to the piracy threats already plaguing live-streamed sports, leaving the operators no choice but to fight back.
In this IABM TV video, we are joined by Chris Wood, CTO at Spicy Mango to hear more about the company and his role.
We spoke with Guido Meardi, CEO and Co-Founder of V-Nova to understand the benefits of LCEVC video compression and what these could mean for users across Broadcast, Media & Entertainment.
Dhaval Ponda of Tata Communications discusses the huge growth potential in the world of esports
The pandemic has pushed the world to digitalise almost all industries – from the use of digital video solutions replicating a retail purchase, to remote production within the entertainment sector. In this blog Dhaval Ponda, Global Head, Media and Entertainment Services, Tata Communications, discusses the changing landscape of the sports and entertainment industry and the tech-enabled exciting times that lie ahead.
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- How to select the right DRM for your needs
- Why app security should be a part of your approach
- How watermarking complements other anti-piracy techniques