For consumers, Wi-Fi is the internet. They count on it to access and run their digital lives. Which means, for Internet Service Providers (ISPs), delivering flawless Wi-Fi is the critical foundation for building a successful smart home strategy and developing a wider services platform. Get it right and the rewards are abundant, get it wrong […]
Transformation is happening everywhere. Across nearly every industry, from taxi services to hotel rentals to consumer goods to banking and finance, digital transformation is changing individual businesses and entire industries. And in every case, these changes are led by new expectations of convenience and cost-effectiveness, thanks to the digital technologies on consumers’ desks, in their […]
Deploying a DRM solution can be broken down into two major block processes; encrypting or “packaging” your content and decrypting it and playing it back. This lock and key arrangement is in place in literally thousands of locations in your daily life whether it be an ATM validating your debit card or your car door […]
We’re all aware television consumers have more content choices than ever. We were curious about the opportunities this overabundance of programming affords to pay-TV operators as they try to compete in an OTT world.
Pay-TV is now by far the most common way of receiving TV services in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) and DACH. Indeed, some markets, including Romania, have close to 100% Pay-TV penetration, while the Czech Republic is one of the few in which FTA services still dominate.
Streaming technologies are spreading like wildfire and we now live just a few taps away from eyewitnessing any major event from any part of the world. New audio and video services are being opened on a nearly daily basis to cover new niches and deliver more and more content.
This customer case study describes how Belgian communications company Telenet is using artificial intelligence technology from Media Distillery to address the apparently simple problem of identifying when television programmes actually start.
The Internet of Things (IoT) can sound like the promised land for telcos: all those devices to connect, all those services to sell to subscribers. The benefits of the IoT are thrown around constantly, from all directions. But actually making money from the IoT isn’t as simple as it sounds.
Media companies are in the headwinds of unprecedented change. Consumers are fully to digital and social platforms, and those platforms have upended advertising models. New approaches focused on the audience may save the day.
It’s a common refrain, but this time around the industry really is going through a period of change.