Accedo launches out-of-the-box sports video solution

2021-05-07T09:03:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Accedo has introduced Accedo Play – Sports, an out-of-the-box sports video solution that enables sport organisations to launch, manage and monetise a service which delivers both a high-quality video-centric experience, as well as a premium and tailored fan experience.


Verizon Media to be acquired by Apollo Funds

2021-05-07T08:39:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Verizon and Apollo Global Management have announced that funds managed by affiliates of Apollo have entered into an agreement to acquire Verizon Media for $5 billion.


Audacy increases its investment in Veritone Discovery

2021-04-27T09:34:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Veritone has extended its agreement with Audacy, a scaled, multi-platform audio content and entertainment company and the number one creator of original, premium audio in the US.


SITI Networks launches first Android TV STB in a fully secure ecosystem with Nagra

2021-04-21T08:57:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

SITI Networks, an Essel Group Company and one of India’s largest multi-system operators, has selected Nagra’s cardless content security solution for its forthcoming Android TV set-top box launch.


AWS announces AWS Media Intelligence Solutions

2021-03-29T08:29:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

AWS has announced the availability of AWS Media Intelligence (AWS MI) solutions, a combination of services that empower users to integrate AI into media content workflows.


Operative acquires ad tech company STAQ

2021-03-23T15:19:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

Operative has announced the completion of its acquisition of STAQ, a data collection, normalisation and visualisation technology company.

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Amdocs’ Vindicia extends agreement with Vimeo to enhance monetisation opportunities

2021-03-16T10:15:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

Vindicia, part of the Amdocs Media Division, has extended its long-standing engagement with Vimeo. Vindicia provides Vimeo with a complete subscription management and retention solution to maximise customer lifetime value and business agility.


Broadpeak enhances BkYou with ad preparation capabilities

2021-03-12T09:18:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

Broadpeak has unveiled the next generation of its BkYou ad personalisation solution, featuring new ad preparation capabilities.


Wowza enhances content security with EZDRM integration

2021-03-05T11:28:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

Wowza Media Systems’ Wowza Streaming Cloud now offers support for DRM technology through an integration with the EZDRM DRM as a Service (DRMaaS) solution.


Okko Sport deploys Verimatrix anti-piracy technology

2021-03-04T09:29:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

Leading Russian sports streaming service Okko Sport has selected Verimatrix to assist in preventing unauthorised sports broadcasts.


Nielsen launches Gracenote Inclusion Analytics to accelerate diversity transformation

2021-03-01T09:25:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

In order to deliver unprecedented visibility into the gender, race, ethnicity and sexual orientation of talent appearing in TV programming and the audiences watching it, Nielsen has launched Gracenote Inclusion Analytics.


Imagine Communications and Sky Media collaborate on multiplatform ad management

2021-02-23T11:03:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

Imagine Communications has entered into an agreement with Sky Media to transform the way that multiplatform media advertising is bought and sold.


MPP Global and Agillic partner to deliver best-in-class subscriber tech

2021-02-12T09:38:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

Agillic and MPP Global are partnering to provide a comprehensive, end-to-end subscription solution.


Firstlight Media and Evergent team up to deepen OTT subscriber relationships

2021-02-05T10:16:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

Firstlight Media and Evergent Technologies are integrating their cloud-based capabilities to help OTT and pay-TV providers deliver end-to-end solutions that optimise and monetise audiences.


EZDRM adds Huawei WisePlay DRM support

2021-02-03T11:36:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

As a Platform Partner in Huawei’s Developer Ecosystem, the EZDRM Universal DRM has now been enhanced to incorporate Huawei’s WisePlay DRM, and is available for developers to address content protection requirements for all major playback systems.


Vislink launches IP Link 3.0

2021-01-21T11:08:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

Vislink has launched IP Link 3.0, an ATSC 3.0 advanced studio-transmitter link system that can enable broadcasting service platforms to access new avenues for monetisation.


Synamedia partners with Akamai to speed pirate take downs

2021-01-14T11:26:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

Security and watermarking solutions from Synamedia are now integrated with Akamai’s Intelligent Edge Platform to protect customers streaming OTT content.


Orange delivers targeted ads with SoftAtHome’s Watch’ON

2021-01-13T12:57:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

SoftAtHome’s Watch’ON video product is powering the new addressable TV offering recently launched by Orange France. The first partnership with a national broadcaster, France Télévisions, is already up and running.


Operative names Hans Fischmann VP of product strategy

2021-01-13T12:47:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

Hans has been appointed vice president of product strategy leading the multichannel video programming distributor (MVPD) market at adtech company Operative.


Norigin Media offers new AdTech solution with Fraunhofer FOKUS

2021-01-08T09:44:00+00:00By Jo Ruddock

Video streaming solutions provider Norigin Media has successfully completed an ad-replacement trial with German R&D institute Fraunhofer FOKUS. The joint OTT AdTech proposition will offer pay-TV operators the opportunity to detect and replace advertisements on premium streaming services.