Industry Posts

June 19, 2018
Two-thirds of consumers in a recent study say they have live streamed content and nearly half say they are live streaming more content today than they did a year ago. Notably, two thirds also said they intend to live stream the World Cup.
Live, live streaming, live sports
June 18, 2018
Solid growth is being predicted for the online video platform market, with an expected CAGR exceeding 18% through 2022. Brands and enterprise segments – which represented 35% of the market in 2017 – will continue to be significant contributors to growth.
Live, enterprise video, live streaming sports, SVOD
June 15, 2018
The deals to bring more premium sports over the top is an indication of just how far we’ve come in the streaming world. Just a couple of years ago, sports rights were seen as the last bastion of pay-TV, the one set of content rights the industry would never give up.
Live, world cup, us open golf, live sports online
June 14, 2018
One topic held center stage at this week's Variety Tune In! TV Summit: The complexity of producing and marketing content in the era of multiple platforms and "peak TV.”
Online Video, tv production, programming, social media, data, digital video strategy, digital tv
June 11, 2018
Revenue from subscription video on demand (SVOD) services now makes up 74% of the 1.1 billion euro video on demand (VOD) market in Germany, with the VOD market expected to more than double to 2.5 billion euros by 2023.
Content Distribution, germany, live streaming sports, SVOD
June 08, 2018
Consumers are rapidly adding connected TVs and devices to their homes, pushing aside traditional set-top boxes as SVOD of virtual MVPDs play a bigger role in how they consume entertainment. Just cresting the horizon? Gen Edge, the most connected generation ever.
Digital Video Playout, set-top boxes, Connected TVs & Devices, Gen Edge, Millennials, mobile tv
June 05, 2018
With teenagers leaving Facebook for Snapchat, Instagram and YouTube should content owners do the same? Pew Research this week reported that 51% of teens 13-17 say they use Facebook, a significant decline from the 71% who said they used it in 2015.
facebook, social media, Gen Edge, ott
June 01, 2018
The global streaming video industry is in the middle of a growth spurt currently as new OTT services launch and traditional content owners and distributors weight their entry into a market that’s nowhere near its long-term peak in terms of subscribers and revenue.
ott video
March 14, 2018
Successful OTT service providers globally more than doubled the number of assets in their video supply chain during 2017, increasing the number of video assets processed 112% over the 12 months
Digital Video Playout, global video index, mobile online video, content supply chain
December 13, 2017
SVOD, original content
December 13, 2017
Video plays on mobile devices continue to increase and Ooyala is forecasting that, by the middle of 2018, more than 60% of all video starts will occur on mobile devices.
Ooyala Global Video Index, mobile, live sports online