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Have VOD, will travel: TVT Media research shows a quarter of European OTT platforms export on-demand outside country of origin Posted: 15/11/2017

Research from TVT Media, the new global content services powerhouse, shows the UK is at the epicentre of the explosion in over-the-top (OTT) video on demand (VOD) services across the European Union and Turkey, as 82 of its 226 OTT platforms double any other EU nation are VOD services targeted outside the UK. The research, commissioned by TVT Media and conducted by Media Asset Capital, also reveals that the Netherlands is rising fast as the second major OTT VOD export centre, with Luxembourg, France, Sweden and Germany also strongly supporting cross-border digital TV services.

Tags: Europe | Content | Video | Distribution | OTT | VOD | Turkey | Map
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Ridley Scotts Astronauts and Aliens Find Their Voices With Help From DPA Microphones Posted: 08/11/2017
Award-winning Production Sound Mixer Ben Osmo is no stranger to the superior sound quality and versatility of DPAs microphone technology, having used the companys d:screet¢ Miniature Microphones to great effect during the filming of Mad Max: Fury Road. Therefore it was no surprise when he once again chose DPA for his next major film project recording the audio for Ridley Scotts 2017 Sci Fi blockbuster, Alien:Covenant.
Tags: DPA Microphones | d:screet miniature microphones | Ben Osmo | Alien Covenant | Ridley Scott | Location Sound
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TVT Media research shows huge diversity of European broadcast languages, with 61 languages across the EU and Turkey Posted: 31/10/2017

Research from TVT Media, the new global content services powerhouse, shows that 61 languages are broadcast across the European Union and Turkey, highlighting the linguistic diversity within a television market of 600 million people. The research, commissioned by TVTand conducted by Media Asset Capital, reveals France is clearly the king of multilingual content in Europes TV markets, with 18 languages available across its 567 channels including Arabic, Mandarin, Khmer, Turkish, Armenian, Romani and Tamil.

Tags: Broadcast | Europe | Languages | Content | OTT | on-demand
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Interra Systems Launches OTT Edge Performance Monitor Powered by NPAW YOUBORA Posted: 26/10/2017
Interra Systems, a leading global provider of software products and solutions to the digital media industry, today announced ORION¢-OTT Edge Performance Monitor (EPM) powered by NPAW YOUBORA. Integration between Interra Systems' ORION-OTT monitoring probe and NPAW YOUBORA video analytics and business intelligence suite provides operators in the broadcast, cable, telco, satellite, IPTV, over-the-top (OTT), and postproduction markets with a comprehensive set of tools to deliver live and VOD content with the utmost confidence. Using the solution, service providers can analyze the video performance metrics of real user sessions, gain insight into recurrent issues and their causes, and easily isolate errors to improve quality of experience (QoE) and user engagement.
Tags: Interra Systems | OTT Edge Performance Monitor | NPAW YOUBORA
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Orange Chooses Harmonic for Combined IPTV and OTT Service Delivery Posted: 24/10/2017
 Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT), the worldwide leader in video delivery technology and services, today announced that Orange, one of the world's leading telecommunications operators, has upgraded its IPTV and OTT video delivery architecture with a Harmonic live encoding and transcoding platform. At the heart of the workflow is Harmonic's Electra¢ software-based system, which offers Orange a unified solution for both IPTV and OTT delivery to approximately 6.6 million subscribers in France, streamlining operations and providing the operator with the flexibility to reuse system capacity as its needs evolve over time. Using Harmonic's video delivery solution, Orange is able to provide its subscribers a wide channel offering, including 160 SD and 30 HD channels for OTT and 126 SD and 40 HD channels for IPTV.
Tags: Orange Chooses Harmonic | Harmonic | IPTV and OTT Service Delivery | Pay-TV operators
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INSIGHT TV Announces First U.S. 4K UHD Launch on Layer3 TV Posted: 23/10/2017

INSIGHT TV, the worlds largest UHD broadcaster and producer of native UHD HDR content covering action sports, entertainment, and lifestyle, has today revealed a major distribution deal with next-generation U.S. cable company Layer3 TV. This is the first 4K UHD distribution deal that INSIGHT TV has signed in the United States. The agreement means that INSIGHT TV is now available to Layer3 TV subscribers on channel 115 in Denver, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles and Dallas in 4K UHD, launching with high-profile shows such as King of the Hammers, Life of Cards and Secrets of the Brain.

Tags: UHD | Ultra High Definition | 4K | SVOD | VOD | OTT | HDR | High Dynamic Range | Content | Media | Sport | Extreme Sports | Adventure | Lifestyle
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INSIGHT TV and CJ E and announce co-production of high- level athletic sports science series Posted: 18/10/2017

INSIGHT TV, a world leading UHD HDR broadcaster and producer of native UHD content covering action sports, entertainment and lifestyle, has announced a major production partnership with CJ E&M, South Koreas largest media conglomerate. INSIGHT TV and CJ E&M are co-producing two unique one-hour films that will examine how athletes in PyeongChang use technology to maximise their performance. The films will be distributed on CJ E&Ms South Korean network, across Europe on INSIGHT TVs channel and globally on INSIGHT.TV.

Tags: UHD | Ultra High Definition | 4K | SVOD | VOD | OTT | HDR | High Dynamic Range | Content | Media | Sport | Extreme Sports | Adventure | Lifestyle
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Samsung Expands 4K UHD HDR Content Experience through Partnership with INSIGHT TV Posted: 17/10/2017

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., and INSIGHT TV have announced at MIPCOM 2017 a partnership that will bring premium Ultra-High Definition (UHD) and High Dynamic Range (HDR) content from INSIGHT TV to Samsung TV PLUS viewers in Europe.

Tags: UHD | Ultra High Definition | 4K | SVOD | VOD | OTT | HDR | High Dynamic Range | Content | Media | Sport | Extreme Sports | Adventure | Lifestyle
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INSIGHT TV JOINS AMAZON CHANNELS LINE-UP Posted: 16/10/2017

INSIGHT TV, the worlds largest UHD broadcaster and producer of native UHD HDR content covering action sports, entertainment, and lifestyle, has announced a major distribution deal with Amazon as part of its new Amazon Channels service. The deal sees INSIGHT TV deliver its popular HD SVOD and linear TV services to Amazon Prime members in the UK and Germany.

Tags: UHD | Ultra High Definition | 4K | SVOD | VOD | OTT | HDR | High Dynamic Range | Content | Media | Sport | Extreme Sports | Adventure | Lifestyle
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INSIGHT TV Showcases New Commission of Gritty Urban 4K UHD HDR Series Street Art Challenge at MIPCOM 2017 Posted: 12/10/2017

INSIGHT TV, the worlds largest UHD broadcaster and producer of native UHD HDR content covering action sports, entertainment, and lifestyle, has commissioned Dutch television production company Strix Television to produce its new urban series Street Art Challenge. The new 4K UHD show will broadcast on INSIGHT TVs SVOD service and on platforms including: Vodafone Portugal, and Spain, Layer 3 USA, SKB South Korea, Deutsche Telekom, Swisscom and Tricolor.

Tags: UHD | Ultra High Definition | 4K | SVOD | VOD | OTT | HDR | High Dynamic Range | Content | Media | Sport | Extreme Sports | Adventure
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Harmonic Drives Migration to Virtualized CCAP and Game-Changing OTT Delivery at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo Posted: 11/10/2017
At SCTE Cable-Tec Expo® 2017, Oct. 17-20 in Denver, Colorado, Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT), the worldwide leader in video delivery technology and cable edge virtualization, will demonstrate how its virtualized CCAP and over-the-top (OTT) solutions are driving next-generation gigabit broadband services and OTT deployments. With Harmonic solutions, operators can launch revenue-generating services faster, save CAPEX and OPEX, and deliver differentiated high-quality OTT video offerings.
Tags: Harmonic | Virtualized CCAP | OTT Delivery | SCTE Cable-Tec Expo | CableOS Virtualized
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TVT report shows how cloud-based workflow and managed service model power global content delivery Posted: 11/10/2017

TVT/DMC, one of the world's fastest growing media services companies, has today announced the release of a new TVT report outlining the processes and support structures needed to achieve state-of-the-art content versioning, regulatory compliance and media asset management. The report offers broadcasters, on-demand service providers and other TV operators valuable insights into the systems and methods needed to successfully expand into rapidly growing international markets.The technology and methodologies needed to get content from the studio to the screen have evolved considerably over the last decade to meet an increasingly competitive marketplace and demanding audiences, says Ian Brotherston, Chief Executive of TVT/DMC. To meet shortened delivery cycles and content proliferation across multiple platforms and delivery paths, operators need to start embracing new ways of working that take advantage of not only cloud, but innovative software tools that enhance the efficiency of both technical processes and human collaboration.

Tags: video | compliance | distribution | cloud | international | content | OTT | IP | versioning
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Globecast announces Juliet Walker as Chief Marketing Officer Posted: 10/10/2017

Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, announces the appointment of Juliet Walker as Chief Marketing Officer, effective immediately. In her new role, Walker is focused on enhancing Globecasts customer value proposition and driving profitable revenue growth. She will help diversify the companys product and services portfolio, innovate into new territories and reinforce the Globecast brand within its various markets. She reports to Globecast CEO Philippe Bernard.

Tags: Media | playout | cloud | VOD | OTT | content | acquisition | aggregation | distribution | production | transmission
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INSIGHT TV sells new format for adventure series THRU at MIPCOM 2017 Posted: 10/10/2017

INSIGHT TV, the worlds largest UHD broadcaster and producer of native UHD HDR content covering action sports, entertainment, and lifestyle, has announced that the new format for its seven-part reality series THRU will be available to broadcasters and production companies at MIPCOM 2017, held in Cannes, France, 16th 19th October.

Tags: UHD | Ultra High Definition | 4K | SVOD | VOD | OTT | HDR | High Dynamic Range | Content | Media | Sport | Extreme Sports | Adventure
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Pixel Power at NAB New York and SMPTE Hollywood Posted: 04/10/2017
Pixel Power, the global automation, branding and graphics innovator, will be demonstrating productivity and cost benefits on both the East and West Coasts of America at NAB Show New York (booth N233, Javits Convention Center, 18 19 October 2017) and SMPTE Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition, Hollywood (booth 316, Hollywood and Highland Center, 23 26 October 2017). The companys unique approach, combining unrivalled graphics and media processing power with intelligent automation, is already providing radical new approaches to content preparation and delivery, in the USA and around the world.
Tags: Pixel Power | NAB New York | SMPTE Hollywood | StreamMaster Media Processing | Gallium Workflow Orchestration | VOD | OTT | virtualization | IP
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