Kinow ties with Dalet Flex


Managing the production and direct distribution of video content are two facets of the same workflow that require specific tools, which are often complex and expensive to integrate. In order to automate these processes and to resolve interoperability issues, Kinow has integrated with the Dalet ecosystem via Dalet Flex.

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Smart tools for content monetisation from SmartLabs


Video streaming specialist SmartLabs has unveiled its first RDK-enabled STB, an intelligent and flexible dynamic ad insertion (DAI) system, and the SmartCare analytics solution.


Flussonic shows how embedding ads can improve the monetisation model


Flussonic will be demonstrating its server side ad insertion (SSAI) technology, able to place ads by partial substitution of segments within the broadcast session.


Law & Crime continues on the FAST lane with Amagi as its technology champion

2021-10-29T08:24:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Amagi is partnering with linear and OTT channel Law & Crime – to distribute its content to the newly launched free ad-supported streaming (FAST) TV platform TCL in the US.

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Italy’s RAI becomes first free-to-air broadcaster to watermark content

2021-10-04T17:27:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Radio Televisione Italiana (RAI), the Italian national public broadcaster, is utilising Nagra’s NexGuard forensic watermarking and Anti-Piracy Services platform to protect its streaming content and related advertising revenues.


1Tennessee decreases time-to-market to deliver advanced streaming solution

2021-09-13T08:55:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

1Tennessee, a Tennessee-based local broadband, TV and telephone service provider, has selected Nagra to deliver its new IP-based multiscreen video service. Leveraging Nagra’s integrated streaming solution to significantly decrease time-to-market, 1Tennessee is now delivering all the benefits of a tier-1 streaming service to its subscribers, without the price tag.


Evergent powers monetisation and customer management for OSN’s MENA streaming service

2021-08-31T10:11:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

OSN, a leading entertainment hub in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), is using Evergent’s customer relationship management tools across the network’s range of premium content in the region.


BNJ expands multimedia radio operations with Dalet

2021-08-24T09:42:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Swiss broadcaster BNJ, which operates four radio stations and associated websites in the Jura Arc region, has chosen Dalet Galaxy five featuring AI-driven search and automated documentation powered by SaaS-based Dalet Media Cortex, as part of its comprehensive multi-year radio business diversification vision.


Struum selects Evergent to provide customer lifecycle management and monetisation tools

2021-08-16T10:07:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Evergent’s monetisation and customer management tools are now available across Struum’s subscription-based platform, which enables users to sample content from dozens of participating streaming services from around the globe.


Nagra OpenTV Video Platform powers Claro Box TV

2021-08-02T11:34:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Claro Colombia, the largest mobile telecommunications provider in the country, has selected the Nagra OpenTV Video Platform to power its newly launched Claro Box TV.


To The New and Evergent partner to improve monetisation for OTT service providers

2021-07-23T14:18:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Digital technology company To The New has partnered with Evergent to enhance customer management and enable new and flexible business models with higher monetisation for all OTT service providers.


MediaKind launches MediaKind Engage to deliver DTC fan experiences at scale

2021-07-06T11:10:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

New from MediaKind is MediaKind Engage, an end-to-end direct-to-consumer (DTC) solution for video contribution, production, streaming and audience engagement.


Gracenote expands international metadata coverage to Polish market

2021-06-14T14:09:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Nielsen company Gracenote has expanded its international video metadata coverage to include Poland to serve the country’s appetite for entertainment content.

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AT&T confirms merger of WarnerMedia with Discovery


AT&T has struck a deal to combine its WarnerMedia business with Discovery, with the aim of creating one of the largest global streaming players.


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.