Future of TV: Personalization is Key
Mar 26 2012 9:00 AM

The following is a guest post from Carl Kirchhoff, VP of BD at real-time predictive analytics service provider Sidebar. Follow him on Twitter @CarlKir.

Personalized media platforms will maintain the primacy of Television as the most impactful and entertaining medium.   

SXSW 2012: TV and Online Video Lineup
Mar 09 2012 8:00 AM

SXSW -- the week-and-a-half conference extravaganza that encompasses interactivity, film and music -- is upon us.

What is Big Data?
Feb 22 2012 8:00 AM

You may have seen my recent Video Index interview talking about online video and Big Data. As a data scientist, I’m thrilled that Big Data is in the news lately.

Back To The Future of TV
Feb 20 2012 8:00 AM

The following is a guest post from Mark Ely, Founder and CEO of Simple.TV, a next-generation DVR for over-the-air broadcast television that recently took home CNET's Best of Show award at CES. 

What the Brightcove IPO Means for Online Video
Feb 16 2012 8:00 AM

Brightcove made news this week when it priced its initial public offering. On behalf of Ooyala, I want to congratulate Brightcove on this milestone. Growing a company isn’t easy, especially in the tech sector. Taking a technology company public is even harder. The Brightcove team should be proud of what they’ve accomplished this week.

Announcing Ooyala's Q4 Online Video Index
Feb 15 2012 8:00 AM

Ooyala’s Video Index Report is back and better than ever! It’s full of insights that will help you better engage your viewers and make more money with online video. 

Some key findings include:

Our Data Scientist Tells All: Insights from the Q4 Online Video Index
Feb 15 2012 8:00 AM

Big Data is in the news a lot lately, and it seems that some people are unclear as to what it is and why Big Data is important. 

How Live Streaming Brings High Fashion to the Masses
Feb 09 2012 8:00 AM

With New York Fashion Week kicking off today, all eyes are on the runway. But it doesn’t matter if you’ve got a front-row seat in a stuffy tent or are comfortably lounging at home. With a little help from online video, the fashion houses are ready to come into your house.

Why Live Streaming the Big Game Online is a Big Deal
Feb 06 2012 8:00 AM
The Super Bowl made history this weekend by becoming the most watched television program ever. This year also marked the first time that the big game was streamed online.
Fred Wilson Is Right: We Need More Content Online, Not Less
Jan 23 2012 8:00 AM

Fred Wilson, one of my favorite bloggers, recently posted a strongly worded article on his blog entitled “Scarcity is a Shitty Business Model.” In it, he argues that the current thinking of content creators, movie studios, networks and cable operators is deeply flawed, as it ma

Which CES Innovations Will Shape TV in 2012?
Jan 13 2012 8:00 AM

If the Consumer Electronics Show was any indication, 2012 will be the year of connected TVs. With the convention wrapping up, we wanted to round up the standout TV stars.


VideoMind Video Index: Analytics Meets Big Data
Nov 14 2011 8:00 AM

Since Ooyala's creation five years ago, we’ve built a hard-earned reputation as the industry’s leader in online video analytics and Big Data. We regularly handle more than 1 billion daily analytics pings, which reflect the anonymized viewing behavior of over 100 million monthly global unique users. We have customers in over 30 countries whose video is watched on over 5,000 unique domains in over 100 countries. We’re talking mucho data, in other words.