Advanced Television


Bitmovin, Yospace live streaming partnership

Bitmovin, a provider of video streaming infrastructure, has announced a partnership with Yospace, the dynamic ad insertion expert. The companies say they “will deliver a joint solution for live streaming, at scale, to empower broadcasters to offer better ad solutions to brands and advertisers, with the reassurance of a seamless customer experience”. Bitmovin and Yospace’s […]

March 14, 2024

Yospace, Capella live event collaboration

Yospace, a specialist in server-side ad insertion (SSAI), and Capella Systems have collaborated on a new live orchestration implementation that creates operational efficiencies and increased advertising revenues during one-off live OTT events. Built upon Yospace’s Orchestrator module, Capella’s cloud-hosted encoder, Cambria Stream, ingests live signals then encodes the video and inserts SCTE-35 ad markers into […]

November 13, 2023

Yospace appoints Davies as Head of Marketing

Yospace, a specialist in server-side ad insertion (SSAI), has appointed Paul Davies as Head of Marketing. He will be responsible for the company’s marketing activity around the globe. Yospace has long-term partnerships with the likes of DirecTV and Fox in the US; Sky Media, ITV, BT Sport, Channel 4 and STV in the UK; Telia […]

September 13, 2023

Norway: Yospace ad partnership with TV 2

Yospace, a specialist in server-side ad insertion (SSAI), has partnered with Norwegian commercial broadcaster, TV 2. The relationship sees Yospace underpin TV 2’s advertising strategy for its app, TV 2 Play, which is available on all streaming destinations, including connected TV (CTV), set-top-boxes (STB), web, and mobile. “Yospace is a crucial partner for TV 2’s […]

August 17, 2023

Yospace extends DirecTV ad deal

Yospace, a specialist in server-side ad insertion (SSAI), has extended its partnership with DirecTV Advertising, a partner for omni-channel TV. The relationship began in 2015 and will continue on for the next several years, marking nearly a decade of innovation in streaming monetisation. Yospace has helped DirecTV Advertising to substantially grow its digital video advertising […]

April 11, 2023

Yospace, Capella partner at NAB

Yospace, the pioneer of server-side ad insertion (SSAI), will partner with Capella Systems to offer an all-in-one solution that manages live encoding and server-side ad insertion. This system is part of Yospace’s new Orchestration system, which is designed to handle the needs of ad-driven live sporting events. This new module will be showcased by Yospace […]

April 6, 2023

RTL revenue up 17.2%; rebrands streaming platform

RTL Group has published its quarterly statement for the January to September 2021 period. Thomas Rabe, CEO of RTL Group, commented: “In the third quarter of 2021, RTL Group continued to perform strongly. Revenue grew by 17.2 per cent organically in the first nine months of the year, thanks to the ongoing recovery of TV […]

November 4, 2021

RTL Group, Amobee form TechAlliance

RTL Group has announced a partnership with Amobee to strengthen their ad-tech businesses in continental Europe. RTL Group and Amobee will establish a jointly owned sales and services company called TechAlliance, which will combine the ad-tech services of Amobee and Smartclip in Europe. The agreement is subject to regulatory approvals and expected to close in […]

October 21, 2021

RTL Group sells SpotX ad-tech unit

RTL Group is selling its US ad-tech business SpotX to Los Angeles-based sell-side advertising platform Magnite. The transaction is subject to receipt of regulatory approvals and is expected to close in Q2. The purchase price consists of €468 million in cash and 14.0 million shares of Magnite stock. The agreement implies an enterprise value (100 […]

February 5, 2021

Yospace extends ITV Hub ad insertion deal

ITV has extended its relationship with Yospace, the server-side ad insertion (SSAI) pioneer, for targeted advertising on live channels in ITV Hub. The companies have together played a fundamental role in developing SSAI technology, having first collaborated in 2011 and providing its first public demonstration for live streams at IBC 2012. The extension runs until […]

January 6, 2021