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Bitmovin works out higher quality virtual fitness classes for Classpass

Bitmovin, a world leader in online video technology, announces that ClassPass is using the Bitmovin Video Player to provide enriched, immersive live and on demand at-home workouts to its subscribers. The Bitmovin Video Player provides ClassPass with a fully customizable, dynamic interface that enables seamless delivery of sophisticated platform overlays such as real-time metrics, a live leaderboard, heart rate monitor ...

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Paywizard study shows European TV operators are failing to use subscriber data to ensure a positive customer experience

Interviews with top executives from broadcasters, telcos, pay-TV operators and OTT services reveal that all see customer data analytics as a critical strategic aim Yet vast majority lack tools to provide the subscriber insight they need to precisely target consumer engagement and ensure a positive customer experience All operators interviewed for the study plan to increase use of customer analytics ...

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Bonnier Broadcasting, part of Nordic media giant Bonnier, chooses Paywizard to boost customer engagement and growth of OTT TV subscribers

Bonnier Broadcasting, part of Nordic media giant Bonnier, chooses Paywizard to boost customer engagement and growth of OTT TV subscribers   Swedish broadcaster selects Paywizard Agile for its ‘Decision Moments’ framework to create actionable insight that drives subscriber loyalty and acquisition Paywizard’s Agile platform to drive Bonnier Broadcasting’s growth of C More OTT service in the region Bonnier Broadcasting is ...

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Grass Valley launches T2 4K Series to deliver versatile playout and record capability

MONTREAL – 9:00 EST September 20, 2018 – Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, today launched its new T2 4K Series digital recorder/player solution to help broadcasters and media organizations handle audio and video playout in any format, whether SD, HD, 4K UHD or 4K DCI. This versatile solution is optimized for a wide range of applications, from live events to mobile production, delivering ...

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ACCESS’ NetFront Browser BE DTV Profile Selected for Panasonic’s New DIGA Blu-Ray Disc Recorder to Support New 4K Satellite Broadcasts

ACCESS’ NetFront Browser BE DTV Profile Selected for Panasonic’s New DIGA Blu-Ray Disc Recorder to Support New 4K Satellite Broadcasts*1   Creating a Broadcast Content Viewing Environment with Higher Definition and Greater Realism than HD Television   Tokyo, Japan, 20 September 2018 − ACCESS CO., LTD announced that its NetFrontTM Browser BE v2 DTV Profile, latest version of the high-performance ...

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Tangerine Global deploys end-to-end cloud-based MediaKind Solution to enhance OTT TV experiences 

September 13, 2018   Tangerine Global deploys end-to-end cloud-based MediaKind Solution to enhance OTT TV experiences Tangerine Global’s CITRUS® turn-key solution enables Mediaroom customers to benefit from agile, innovative and economic advantages of cloud technologies CITRUS is based on MediaKind’s MediaFirst SaaS TV service, a member of the Orion family of solutions that forms part of the wider MediaKind Universe ...

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Make.TV enables newsroom in the cloud for Al Jazeera Media Network

Make.TV enables newsroom in the cloud for Al Jazeera Media Network   Seattle, WA – 14 September 2018 – Make.TV announces that Al Jazeera Media Network is using Live Video Cloud to build a newsroom in the cloud for its United Nations bureau. Make.TV’s solution improves collaboration between contributors, producers and editors and speeds up reporting of breaking news from the field to the ...

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Paywizard builds next generation subscriber intelligence platform on Microsoft Azure AI platform

Paywizard builds next generation subscriber intelligence platform on Microsoft Azure AI platform Cloud-based AI platform positions pay-TV customer specialist to offer cutting-edge analytics that help clients stem churn, boost revenues and grow customer base   London, 14, September, 2018 – Paywizard, the pay-TV subscription, billing, customer relationship management (CRM) and insight specialist, today announced that it is building the next-generation ...

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Make.TV enables newsroom in the cloud for Al Jazeera Media Network

Make.TV enables newsroom in the cloud for Al Jazeera Media Network   Seattle, WA – 14 September 2018 – Make.TV announces that Al Jazeera Media Network is using Live Video Cloud to build a newsroom in the cloud for its United Nations bureau. Make.TV’s solution improves collaboration between contributors, producers and editors and speeds up reporting of breaking news from the field to the ...

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Grass Valley and Populous enable Esports Stadium Arlington Texas to deliver amazing experiences from camera to console

  MONTREAL – 15:45 CET September 13, 2018– Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, today announced its live video production solutions will power the innovative Esports Stadium Arlington, North America’s largest premier eSports stadium. Grass Valley’s solutions will provide professional grade broadcast production, delivering live gameplay and competition action to audiences around the globe via online channels, such as Twitch and ...

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MediaKind to Participate in IP Showcase at IBC2018

13th September 2018 MediaKind to Join Industry-Leading Vendors and Broadcasters in Educating IBC Visitors About Standards-Based IP Signal Transport PLANO, TEXAS — September 13, 2018 — MediaKind (formerly known as Ericsson Media Solutions) today announced that it will be participating in the IP Showcase at IBC2018. The MediaKind AVP Contribution Encoder and Content Processing Integrated Receiver-Decoder will be part of ...

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Mexico’s Totalplay taps MediaKind to drive shift to cloud with Encoding Live

                September 13, 2018 Mexico’s Totalplay taps MediaKind to drive shift to cloud with Encoding Live Totalplay selects MediaKind Encoding Live to evolve its television services by migrating to a virtualized, cloud-based video processing solution Unlocks more immersive media experiences with ability to expand services in future, while reducing operational costs MediaKind, a ...

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Zodiac Partners With MediaKind

Zodiac expands MediaFirst offering to any digital set-top at any type of operator   NEW YORK (September 13, 2018) – Zodiac, a software vendor serving video operators, announced today it has partnered with MediaKind, a global media technology leader.  Zodiac’s software platform enables MediaKind’s MediaFirst TV user experience (UX) to run on any digital set-top box, new or old, via ...

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Simplestream demonstrates Next Gen Cloud TV for telcos, broadcasters and content owners at IBC 2018

Simplestream demonstrates Next Gen Cloud TV for telcos, broadcasters and content owners at IBC 2018   Tuesday 11th September – LONDON – IBC 2018 will see Simplestream (stand: 14.H18), the leaders in live-2-VOD and on-demand OTT services, cement its position as the market leading provider of over-the-top (OTT) end-to-end services for telcos, broadcasters, DTT, DTH operators and content owners.   ...

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MediaKind Universe enables customers to evolve and adapt to the dynamic shifts in the media landscape

  September 10 2018 MediaKind Universe enables customers to evolve and adapt to the dynamic shifts in the media landscape Driven by new consumption habits, Content Creators, Distributors and Service Providers are increasing the pace of innovation resulting in new and dynamic workflows. MediaKind addresses these dynamic workflows by placing the consumer at the center of our solutions thereby creating ...

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ACCESS and Foxxum leverage Android to deliver smart TV solution for emerging markets

ACCESS and Foxxum leverage Android to deliver smart TV solution for emerging markets Launch of Linux AOSP-based UI with integrated HTML5 capabilities enables high quality multi-platform services in emerging markets   Oberhausen, Germany, 10 September 2018 − ACCESS CO., LTD and Foxxum GmbH today announce a collaboration to offer cost-effective, high quality User Interfaces (UIs) for multi-platform services based on ...

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