Virgin Media UK picks Amagi and 24i for FAST channels

Virgin Media UK picks Amagi and 24i for FAST channels


Cloud-based SaaS technology provider Amagi, in collaboration with 24i, the video streaming user experience expert, announced that UK telecoms, media and internet company, Virgin Media, has used its integrated solution to launch and monetise a new line-up of themed free ad-supported streaming TV (FAST) channels on Virgin TV.

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Spherex platform helps content reach a global audience


Content analysis specialist Spherex is showcasing its artificial intelligence and machine learning-based platform that is designed to assess the cultural fit of film and TV content for distribution in different countries.


MediaKind’s one-click MK/IO ready to stream


MK/IO, a complete streaming solution built on Microsoft Azure, will be unveiled at IBC.

Amazon Interactive Video Service integrates Bitmovin Analytics

Amazon Interactive Video Service integrates Bitmovin Analytics


Amazon Interactive Video Service (IVS) is integrating Bitmovin Analytics to complement and strengthen its existing analytics capabilities.

5. Imagine publishes adtech insights report

Imagine publishes adtech insights report


Ad tech solutions specialist Imagine Communications published a new report that it says presents media companies with insights and industry perspective on trends in the rapidly evolving world of connected TV (CTV) advertising.


Google Cloud and Quickplay look east


Quickplay is collaborating with Google Cloud to provide new digital transformation opportunities for content providers, streaming providers and broadcasters in the Middle East.

7. PallyCon launches multi-DRM SDKs

PallyCon launches multi-DRM SDKs


Content protection and multi-DRM solutions specialist PallyCon announced the release of its multi-DRM client software development kits (SDKs) for Flutter and React Native.

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Vodafone Germany goes live with Synamedia Clarissa


Video software provider Synamedia announced that Vodafone Germany has gone live with Synamedia Clarissa to help evaluate advertising performance and reveal actionable insights into viewing behaviour across its GigaTV service.

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ThinkAnalytics appoints Jo Kinsella


ThinkAnalytics, which specialises in AI-based personalised content discovery and viewer analytics, announced the appointment of Jo Kinsella as strategic advisor, advertising.

6. Synamedia launches Quortex Link

Synamedia launches Quortex Link


Video software provider Synamedia unveiled Quortex Link, a pay-as-you-use, self-service multi-tenant SaaS platform for video distribution.

Synamedia study finds comedy is most pirated genre

Synamedia study finds comedy is most pirated genre


Synamedia unveiled research analysing the impact of sports and entertainment piracy across seven countries and the potential revenues that would result from converting pirate viewers to legal subscribers.

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Smartclip and Ad Alliance team on addressable TV ads


Ad Alliance and Smartclip announced a new product to enhance linear TV spots with targetable addressable TV formats.


FAST takes off in Europe


Growth in free ad-supported streaming TV (FAST) services is continuing to outpace industry expectations with particularly strong take-up in Europe, according to the latest report from Amagi.

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Bitmovin partners with ViewLift


Bitmovin formed a multi-year partnership with streaming and OTT specialist ViewLift to help meet the rising demand for high-quality video streaming services.


Streaming market to see further consolidation — Bitmovin’s Oreper


Igor Oreper, chief architect of Bitmovin, said he expects to see some consolidation of the streaming market through M&A over the next two to three years, which will result in price increases for packages.


Janson Media picks Accedo One


Janson Media made use of Accedo One, the SaaS platform for white-label OTT multi-screen video services, to deploy its new media streaming service, Janson TV.


Red Bee Media ties with Advocado


Media services provider Red Bee Media has signed a multi-year agreement with Advocado, a US-based cross-screen advertising data platform that helps brands, ad agencies, and media organisations to better understand consumer behaviour.


Easel TV hails IBC success


Easel TV said it saw record levels of interest in its new streaming platform at IBC 2022. The company attributed this not only to the post-pandemic show producing more footfall than ever before, but also to much stronger interest in flexible solutions that enable business to “go it alone” with ...


3SS partners with ThinkAnalytics


3 Screen Solutions (3SS) and ThinkAnalytics presented a new pre-integrated solution designed to transform user experience (UX) testing and optimisation, helping operators increase viewer engagement and reduce churn.


Accedo One offers hybrid support


Global video solutions provider Accedo showcased hybrid business model support for Accedo One that it said will enable customers to increase monetisation methods within a single video service, creating new ROI options for video providers.