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    Putting multi-service discovery at the centre of viewer experience


    IBC2022: TV operators are best placed to deliver on the pressing viewer need to bring together broadcast and OTT viewing experiences. But bringing a unified view is next to impossible with so many TV sources to manage. This session looks at how a multinational TV operator working alongside a global ...

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    Unified Virtual Channel to launch in 2023


    Smart video streaming specialist Unified Streaming unveiled Unified Virtual Channel, which it said allows content providers to combine VoD and live sources to create OTT-only linear channels.

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    Red Bee Media picks Synamedia Quortex


    Independent video software provider Synamedia announced that global media services provider Red Bee Media is deploying Synamedia Quortex just-in-time technology for disaster recovery for live streaming services.

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    Vodafone Portugal picks Media Distillery


    Media Distillery said Vodafone Portugal has deployed its EPG Correction Distillery product to improve the user experience for subscribers to Vodafone TV services in that market.

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    Yospace orchestrates ‘pop-up’ channels


    Server-side ad insertion (SSAI) specialist Yospace demonstrated the latest advances in its technology including a new orchestration system and non-linear live streaming, designed to maximise the monetisation opportunities and user experience of live sports.

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    Demo: Sex, lies and video tapes: The truth behind your CDN logs


    IBC2022: In the ever more competitive OTT market, high latency, buffering, and downtime don’t just lead to increase customer churn but can result in ruined relationships with viewers for ever. Many OTT providers consider that having their own CDN infrastructure, whether it’s built in-house or by a third-party provider, enables ...

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    Sony Networked Live offers hybrid production anywhere


    Networked Live is a new hybrid distributed production platform (on-premise and cloud) from Sony and Nevion that offers increased potential for remote and distributed production.

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    Every device, everywhere, every time


    The proliferation of apps and fragmentation of the content ecosystem is a double-edged sword for broadcasters, a panel of media tech leaders told IBC.

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    Xperi adopts a new Vewd


    Xperi and Vewd are exhibiting jointly at IBC for the first time since the two companies announced their merger in July 2022.

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    Build a data-informed culture


    Data is gold when it comes to driving monetisation and stemming churn in OTT, and critical if SVODs are to navigate to ad-supported tiers.

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    VoD and live: Together at last


    Smart video streaming specialist Unified Streaming has unveiled Unified Virtual Channel, which it says allows content providers to combine VOD and live sources to create OTT-only linear channels.

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    Quortex is just-in-time for Red Bee Media


    Independent video software provider Synamedia announced that global media services provider Red Bee Media is deploying Synamedia Quortex just-in-time technology for disaster recovery for live streaming services.

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    Warner Bros. Discovery’s Dave Duvall on managing merger tech challenges


    Dave Duvall, Chief Information Officer at Warner Bros. Discovery, spelt out some of the challenges and opportunities facing the newly merged company in an IBC Conference session yesterday.

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    Piano and UKTV discuss building a data-informed culture


    A strong data-informed culture drives decision-making across UKTV’s entire ecosystem, allowing them to deliver better user experiences that increase revenue.

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    Creating next-gen cloud OTT capabilities for streaming


    IBC Conference speaker Paul Pastor, who is CEO of Quickplay and Struum, says that streaming services are moving towards having “multiple models of addressing economic affordability.”

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    Accelerator - Media content sharing, monetisation and micropayment systems via blockchain


    IBC2022: Our IBC Accelerators Final Showcase sessions kick off with this project utilising Blockchain to explore content sharing, micropayments & incentivisation solutions to enable OTT subscribers to share content with others and become an incentivised micro-distribution channel. 

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    Appear is X factor in DT’s OTT play


    Media processing and delivery technology specialist Appear has revealed that its X Platform forms a central element of Deutsche Telekom’s (DT) over-the-top (OTT) TV service in Germany.

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    New PlayBox research shows growing demand for OTT monetisation


    A report by PlayBox Technology UK has revealed that “while the majority [of media content creators] do not currently operate their own OTT platform, there is huge interest in developing one.”

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    Surfing the [Native]Waves of sports content


    Sports broadcasters and streaming services who wish to enhance the viewing experience for their cricket and American Football fans should visit Austrian provider NativeWaves in Hall 5 where it will be showcasing its latest NativeWaves EXP experiences for these sports.

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    Tele2 goes OTT with 3SS and SEI Robotics


    3 Screen Solutions (3SS) and SEI Robotics said Swedish operator Tele2 has gone live with its new TV Hub Mini, which is a 4K dongle for over-the-top (OTT) TV with a user experience (UX) based on the 3SS 3Ready platform.