All Blog Posts

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
May 23, 2018
Ooyala's new State of the Media Industry 2018 report shows that video continues to lead media organizations as they become truly digital businesses — and at the center sits data. Data and data-driven video have become the focal points of nearly every conversation in media these days.
Digital Video Playout, data, metadata, Mobile Video, Social Video, AI, VR 360, live online video, advertising, programmatic video
April 18, 2018
The new era of video production and delivery is upon us.
Digital Video Playout, ott, video, metadata, Metadata Management, video metadata, workflow, Workflow Orchestration, online video platform, content supply chain, video production, video distribution, Analytics
April 06, 2018
Google will begin blocking of videos on Chrome, planned for April 17th. Google is taking this step in an effort to provide a more positive experience for end users.
Digital Video Playout, ooyala player, Google Chrome, autoplay, video, video advertising
February 21, 2018
Digital Video Playout, AI, archives, video archives, content archives, ott video, ooyala flex, microsoft, video indexer, Monetization
February 08, 2018
Digital Video Playout, media logistics, ooyala flex, media supply chain, media solutions, ott