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Oct 14, 2021

Client vs. Headend Watermarking – What’s The Best Approach for OTT?

Robustness, deployment and maintenance, user experience, content awareness… these are the important factors you need to consider. And we’ve done the hard work for you in this, the second blog of our three-part series.

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Oct 11, 2021

3 Reasons why not all ATSC-3.0 Receivers are created equal

Synamedia is spearheading ATSC 3.0’s transformation. With new opportunities for broadcasters and pay-TV providers to offer hybrid services, ATSC 3.0 is poised to lead our industry’s next revolution. Read on for more about what makes our solution top-notch.

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Oct 11, 2021

A VIVID picture of what NAB and SCTE Cable-Tec Expo would have been for Synamedia’s Video Network

We were ready to go! Like many others, we were looking forward to the industry coming together once again at NAB and the SCTE Cable Tec Expo. Here’s a sneak peek of the stories we would have shared together.

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Sep 21, 2021

Operation 404: The Good Guys Prevail

Piracy is a big profitable business. In fact, the top 20 largest pirate websites each make almost $20m annually just from ad revenue and piracy is responsible for at least $29 billion in lost revenues in the U.S. alone. In Brazil, ABTA (Brazilian Pay TV Association) estimates that the financial impact of pay TV piracy is around $3 billion (BRL 15.5 billion) per year.

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Sep 16, 2021

In It to Win It: Strengthening our Support for the Customer Journey

When you choose our technology, our support doesn’t end after deployment! We are committed to providing frictionless customer experiences and know exactly what it takes to be “in it” with our customers on their technology journey. Our latest video network service transformation is just one example of our long-term commitment to our customers.

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Sep 7, 2021

Synamedia aces Cartesian’s security tests

We’ve always maintained our video watermarking technology is pretty darn cool. Well now it’s official.

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Aug 31, 2021

Know Your Enemy: How Pirates Attack Watermarking

Watermarking. You know what it is, and why it’s important for detecting the source of a leaked video stream. But there are several different configurations out there. So which is the most effective type for your OTT video business? In this, the first of a three-blog series, we delve into the pirate’s mindset to set you on your way towards making that crucial decision.

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Aug 24, 2021

How to target low latency for undisrupted experiences

For too long, football fans watching the game over OTT have suffered the frustration of hearing their neighbors shout "Goal" before they see it on their own screen. At Synamedia, we've brought back the thrill of 'true live'.

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Aug 9, 2021

Synamedia acquires watermarking solutions company ContentArmor

ContentArmor’s forensic watermarking complies with the MovieLabs Enhanced Content Protection specification for premium VoD and UHD/4K

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Aug 5, 2021

Goliath, The Miracle on Ice, and Broadband… what can we learn?

With today’s technology and the right partner, any small business can achieve the Goliath-like broadband services that were once unique to the big guys.

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Pirate gateways: assessing the triggers for sports piracy

Stopping piracy before it starts