Advanced Television


JW Player adds to leadership team

JW Player, the video software and data insights platform, has announced two appointments to its senior leadership team — Matt Malanga has joined as the company’s Chief Marketing Officer, and Konstantin Olegovich Baikov as Vice President, Global Partnerships. The announcement comes in the wake of one of the company’s most successful years to date. In […]

March 2, 2022

JW Player fully integrates VUALTO

JW Player, the video software and data insights platform, has announced that VUALTO, acquired in May 2021, is now fully integrated with JW Player. As a result, two offerings formerly provided by VUALTO are now available to JW Player customers: Broadcast Live (formerly VUALTO Control Hub) and Studio DRM (formerly VUDRM). JW Player says that […]

December 6, 2021

Accedo One Marketplace adds multiple DRM support

Accedo has launched support for multiple Digital Rights Management (DRM) solutions in its Accedo One cloud platform. Accedo has integrated multi DRM solutions from Brightcove, Verimatrix and Vualto, which ensure high value content remains protected. Accedo One Marketplace already includes integration for Online Video Platforms, Subscription Management Platforms, Ad servers, and Analytics Platforms. Markus Hejdenberg, […]

September 14, 2021

JW Player raises $100m Series E financing

Video software and data insights platform JW Player has raised $100 million in Series E funding from LLR Partners. The latest investment comes on the heels of record video streaming growth and strong profitability during the previous 12 months. With this financing, JW Player will accelerate product innovation to meet the rapidly changing demands of […]

June 24, 2021

JW Player acquires VUALTO

In a move that it says strengthens its comprehensive video platform for success in the digital video economy, video software and data insights platform JW Player is acquiring live and on-demand video streaming and Digital Rights Management (DRM) solutions provider VUALTO. According to JW Player, the acquisition deepens its already robust offering to global broadcasters […]

May 6, 2021

Robi Axiata: Building an OTT service from scratch

Robi Axiata is the second largest Mobile Network operator in Bangladesh. With a population of 161 million people, Bangladesh houses as many people as roughly 1/4 of the European population. Robi Axiata has almost 50 million subscriptions, which is more than the population of Spain. It is an understatement when we say this is a […]

February 23, 2021

ITV implements VUALTO tech

VUALTO, a live and on-demand video streaming and DRM provider, has announced that ITV has chosen to implement VUALTO’s dynamic event orchestration technology to deliver live streamed events via its ITV Hub video-on-demand service, integrated with VUALTO’s scalable DRM solution to protect the broadcaster’s valuable video content. Following a successful first test with ITV via […]

January 13, 2021

VUALTO protects France Télévisions content

VUALTO, an on-demand video streaming and DRM provider, has announced that France Télévisions, the French public broadcaster and leading audiovisual group in France, has chosen to implement VUALTO’s digital rights management solution, VUDRM, to protect and deliver its audiovisual content across all its digital platforms. Fernando López Navarro, Technical Head of Digital Video Distribution, France […]

December 2, 2020

Media Excel and Vualto partnership

Media Excel, a leading provider of multiscreen encoding solutions, and Vualto, a prominent solution provider for video delivery & orchestration, expand their strategic partnership to include sales and support services for Media Excel’s products in Vualto’s regions of operation. The two companies have been collaborating closely for over 10 years already, as Media Excel’s HERO […]

October 23, 2020