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Dec 13, 2019

Video Streamers Step Up Password-Sharing Crackdown

Video streamers were willing to look the other way at casual password sharing, but now distributors, programmers and major studios are cracking down.

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Dec 9, 2019

Synamedia and Zixi Joint Solutions Webinar

In this joint webinar from Synamedia and Zixi, learn from industry experts about seamless migration to IP transport.

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Nov 12, 2019

If you missed Carmel 6000 last night on i24news, you can watch it right here

Watch i24news interview with Carmel 6000, an innovation hub that focuses on empowering young post-high school women to create social impact through hi-tech. Carmel 6000 is part of the Hilma ‘Hi-tech for impact’ group founded by our very own Yossi Tsuria.

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Oct 31, 2019

Synamedia aids Discovery’s cloud migration

Discovery Communications has been one of the frontrunners when it comes to cloud migration. Back in 2017, the content firm completed the move of its US network playout to the public cloud for both VoD and live content. The move saw its US networks, including Discovery Channel, go to public cloud-based origination using an Evertz solution running within Amazon Web Services (AWS).

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Oct 31, 2019

The perils of Netflix’s rumored password sharing crackdown

There are potentially tens of millions of subscribers out there for Netflix—who already use the service via someone else’s login. Can it get them to pay up?

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Sep 25, 2019

Sky: broadcast and IP will continue to coexist

The level of connectivity has changed dramatically over the last few years, allowing multiple IP video services to be used concurrently, but pay TV operators such as Sky are likely to continue to use broadcast platforms to deliver content to their subscribers for some years to come, according to Sky chief product officer Fraser Stirling.

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Sep 25, 2019

Synamedia: ‘need for aggregation’ will define future of pay TV

Pay TV operators have a future despite the growth in streaming services because there is a growing need for someone to aggregate OTT content and present it in a searchable and convenient way to subscribers, according to Synamedia CEO Yves Padrines.

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Sep 23, 2019

Linear TV or streaming: Why not both?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the percentage of household spend on entertainment has not changed much in the past few decades.

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Sep 2, 2019

SRT Alliance Welcomes Bridge Technologies, Tencent and 60 More Companies Supporting the SRT Open Source Video Streaming Project

SRT powers broadcast video solutions for low latency video transmission to and through the cloud, now with over 250 companies behind the de facto standard.

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Aug 23, 2019

Sharing your TV streaming passwords? Cable companies won’t stop you—yet

The TV business remains divided on whether password sharing is a serious problem, and even the players that want to fight it aren’t eager to apply draconian countermeasures.

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