Advanced Television


SSIMWAVE selects Verimatrix Code Protection

Verimatrix, a specialist in powering the modern connected world, has announced that Ontario, Canada-based SSIMWAVE is one of its latest customers to integrate Verimatrix Code Protection technology. “Verimatrix has a lengthy and successful history in the media and entertainment space, so it made sense to turn to their code protection technologies,” said Peter Olijnyk, Vice […]

September 22, 2021

SSIMWAVE joins SRT Alliance

SSIMWAVE, the video quality solutions specialist, has announced new decode capabilities that are allowing the video industry’s first detection and measurement of viewer experiences in content distributed using the SRT (Secure Reliable Transport) protocol and that they have joined the SRT Alliance, the open-source initiative dedicated to overcoming the challenges of low latency video streaming. […]

August 19, 2021

SSIMWAVE wins 2nd Emmy in 6 years

For the second time in six years, an Emmy Award for groundbreaking work in television video quality will come to the SSIMWAVE team. SSIMWAVE is being honored with a Technology & Engineering Emmy Award by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for work in Development of Perceptual Metrics for Video Encoding Optimization. In […]

January 26, 2021

Firstlight Media, SSIMWAVE partner for video quality optimization

Firstlight Media and SSIMWAVE are partnering to drive broader adoption of AI-powered solutions that measure, manage and optimize video quality at multiple points in the delivery chain. The two companies are teaming to enable OTT and pay-TV providers to seamlessly implement SSIMWAVE’s SSIMPLUS system in conjunction with Firstlight Media’s modular, cloud-based streaming platform that is […]

January 11, 2021

SSIMWAVE taps Signorile and Herren for sales expansion

SSIMWAVE, the video quality solutions innovator, has secured new content, streaming and pay-TV expertise to address growth of new sales and business development opportunities in the new year. Eric Signorile, whose background includes Limelight Networks, iStreamPlanet, Comcast Technology solutions and others, has joined SSIMWAVE as director of sales. Matt Herren, formerly with Endeavor Streaming/NeuLion and […]

January 6, 2021

SSIMWAVE launches Video Quality Dial

SSIMWAVE, the video quality solutions innovator, has announced the launch of a new product that is says enables video providers to achieve big savings in delivery costs while delivering “just right” levels of video quality across entire VOD asset libraries. The SSIMPLUS Video Quality Dial is a software application that allows video providers total control […]

October 20, 2020

SSIMWAVE, Kaltura, Videolinq set for ConnecTech Asia panel

As video streaming expands beyond entertainment to education and enterprise applications, executives from SSIMWAVE, Kaltura and Videolinq will address challenges that content providers universally face during a virtual panel at ConnecTech Asia on October 1st The timely conversation will zero in on key aspects of video streaming that are common to providers of any size, […]

September 23, 2020

Survey: Void in measuring impact of viewing optimisation

The media industry lacks a clearly defined picture of how bitrate optimisation impacts the viewer experience, according to a survey of OTT providers, broadcasters and multichannel video providers. The survey, which aggregated input from 300 respondents, showed wide variations in the methodologies used to understand optimisation, and in how metrics are collected. While more than […]

July 8, 2020