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Set Yourself Up for Success in the OTT Video Environment

The video streaming landscape is changing. OTT consumption is growing, technology is evolving, and new service offerings are frequently available. There are currently more than 220 OTT video services, according to Parks Associates. How many do you think there will be in one, three or five years’ time? And how can you stand out from…

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Test a New Channel with Ease Using Video SaaS

How do you reach new audiences and try out new channels without breaking the bank? We have the solution that may be just what you’re looking for. Our VOS®360 video SaaS makes it easier for you to create new channels for new audiences, without a huge investment. Simply select your content from an asset library,…

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New Skinny Bundle: Vidgo Launches with Video SaaS

Vidgo recently soft-launched a new skinny bundle live streaming service, which includes over 25 of the most popular Spanish-language channels from the United States, Mexico, Central and South America, and Spain. The new service arrived at the perfect time. The popularity of skinny bundles is soaring, especially with certain demographics. According to a Simmons New…

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3 Slimmed-Down Characteristics of Skinny Bundles

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In the pay-TV space, skinny bundles are popping up everywhere. Wherever you look there seems to be a new skinny bundle offering that’s so enticing, it makes you want to subscribe. So, what’s the deal with skinny bundles, and why are they becoming the norm? Skinny bundles are slim. Cable operators and service providers have…

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3 Reasons SaaS is Perfect for Your Temporary OTT Services

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Media processing software as a service (SaaS) makes it much easier for video content and service providers to address the growing consumer demand for video anytime, anywhere, on any screen. Thanks to SaaS, providers gain flexibility, scalability, and agility in their video operations. As well as, the possibility to launch temporary OTT channels in a…

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3 Trends Guaranteed to Make a Big Impact on OTT in 2018

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In light of last week’s announcement of VOS™ SW Cluster, the next evolution of Harmonic’s VOS offerings for IPTV and OTT deployments, now is the perfect time to look at some of the key trends for OTT this year. As a comprehensive software application that embeds market-leading media processing, including ingest, playout, compression, encryption, packaging,…

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OTT Innovation Is Heating Up

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OTT is one of the biggest technology trends in the pay-TV environment right now. Global OTT revenues will more than double between 2016 and 2022, driven by the success of subscription video-on-demand (SVOD), according to a new study from Digital TV Research. The study claims that online TV episode and movie rentals will grow from…

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What to Expect from the 2016 NAB Show

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There is no doubt that High Dynamic Range (HDR) will dominate discussions at NAB, while virtualization, IP interfacing and rationalized workflows will continue to quietly change from bespoke hardware to Software as a Service (SaaS) or Apps and be absorbed by the show noise. This isn’t to decry the importance of HDR but highlight the…

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ProMedia Carbon MP

Harmonic is excited to announce the launch of ProMedia Carbon MP, a new SaaS offering for transcoding media on the Amazon cloud. Available through the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace, the application is a customized version of ProMedia Carbon (previously known as the Rhozet Carbon Coder) that lets users easily and cost-effectively transcode file-based video…

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