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Irdeto: The security opportunity of UHD

Bruce Curtin, Technical Solution Manager, manager talks about the security challenge and also the security opportunity presented by the step change to 4K UHD and the new demands on operators from content providers. [bitsontherun wqZontYI-hLYU43gg]

October 24, 2016

Es’hailSat: More capacity for a growing market

Es’hailSat CEO Ali Ahmed Al-Kuwari looks to the future and a second satellite in 2017 as demand for TV and business services grows in the MENA region. The company is determined to be a major provider and is a key part of Qatar’s 2030 plan to develop economic emphasis away from energy. [bitsontherun tZwO56lu-hLYU43gg]

October 23, 2016

Beenius: Kick start OTT from the Cloud

Filip Remskar, CEO, talks about the latest trends in OTT and introduces Nuboly, Beenius’s new cloud provided complete platform that allows broadcasters to go OTT and bring VoD and multiscreen services to market quickly, economically and flexibly. [bitsontherun p7Gwfdbs-hLYU43gg]

October 23, 2016

ADB: Graphyne 2 making OTT transition easy

ADB CEO Peter Balchin tells about Graphyne 2 the updated and enhanced solution that smooths the path for broadcasters transitioning to TV Everywhere provision. It features improved UI, discovery and recommendation for a much improved user experience. ADB is also leveraging its deep experience of the hospitality sector to address top class user service and develop […]

October 23, 2016

Verizon: live streaming made easy

Jason Friedlander, Director of Solutions Engineering for Verizon Digital Media Services, introduces their latest major enhancement; Live Events Manager. This application means any content provider – however large or small – can provide live streaming and can monitor and manage output from a simple dashboard that shows the pre and post encoding stream and the audience view. […]

October 23, 2016

Spot X: the 360 degree unified ad server

Allen Klosowski, VP mobile & connected devices, tells us about SpotX’s all-round approach to providing content publishers with a clear, comprehensive and user-friendly route to monetization. Direct sale, programmatic and open market place, all are provided and can monetize video content seen across all devices. [bitsontherun PUE1lomr-hLYU43gg]

October 23, 2016

Linius: Internet targeting on the TV

CEO Chris Richardson tells us about the Linius solution, offered with partners Digisoft, that allows Internet style advertising targeting on TV. He says operators have the data available, what’s needed is a production and workflow solution using what Linius calls ‘video virtualisation.’ [bitsontherun bLXi470m-hLYU43gg]

October 23, 2016

Penthouse: in UHD, VR adult TV leads the way again

Kelly Holland, CEO of Penthouse Global Media, talks to Advanced Television at MipCom about Penthouse TV’s commitment to 4K UHD, looks ahead to it’s plans for streaming TV, and says it will shoot and broadcast in Virtual Reality as soon as the platforms are able to deliver it effectively. [bitsontherun AefexJcX-hLYU43gg]

October 20, 2016

Red Bull: 4K if we can

Florian Edenberger of RedBull Media says shooting in UHD is a choice made in the context of the subject matter; if it is fast and colourful, do it if you can, but you also have to weigh the logistic challenges of taking the equipment and recovering the data in some of the extreme environments they […]

October 20, 2016

Planet Earth: UHD HDR boosts creativity. UHD on the iPlayer

Michael Gunton , Creative Director BBC Natural History Unit, talks about the widened palette of creative options offered by shooting in the wild with 4k UHD HDR. The evidence is in the just released Planet Earth II where new standards of immersion are set as the production teams interact with animals from the largest to […]

October 20, 2016