Video continuously moves forward. Black and white video ultimately gave way to standard definition color. In turn, the limited SD palette gave way to high definition with its higher resolution and more numerous and richer colors. Technology continued to march on, and ultra-high definition with even better resolution and deeper colors is upon us. The […]
This paper looks at the evolving needs of pay-TV service providers as their growing multi-screen distribution strategies create increasing complexity in their content protection systems. It highlights the four key drivers that are causing pay-TV companies to reconsider their existing CAS/DRM architectures, and explains the reasons for moving toward a more unified approach that streamlines […]
This new report outlines how pay-TV operators can generate new revenue opportunities and increase profitability in the evolving and competitive TV market.
This paper looks at the market needs and challenges that pay-TV service providers face when deploying multiscreen TV solutions on third-party consumer electronic (CE) devices such as PCs, tablets, and smartphones.
For more than 80 years, Telekom Romania Communications (formerly known as Romtelecom), an Hellenic Telecommunications Organization (OTE) subsidiary controlled by Deutsche Telekom, has been providing a reliable, innovative, and easy-to-use communications services including traditional fixed telephony, broadband Internet, and TV (e.g., satellite, IPTV, and cable) to the Romanian market.
Ultra-High-Definition (‘Ultra-HD’ or ‘UHD’) represents the next big step in the evolution of video recording, processing, and display technology. It is the logical successor to HD and offers marked improvements over current video technologies, chief among them a four-fold increase in resolution from 1080p.
yes Satellite is Israel’s leading pay TV service provider. Founded in July 2000, yes had since gained 580,000 subscribers, which comprise 38 percent of the Israeli pay TV market. yes is considered to be an innovative provider, introducing new services and technological advancements to its subscribers regularly, ahead of its competition.
Live streaming piracy is posing a major threat to both content service providers and content owners, leaving them competing with illegal services that offer the same content at a much lower costs. This worrying trend in the way pay-TV is pirated is the focus of a new white paper from Viaccess-Orca and Civolution.
Hybrid TV appears as a key enabler of 21st century television, according to a new paper produced by Idate in partnership with Eutelsat and Orange Group.
With a plethora of devices being used to consume audiovisual content policymakers should recognise that fragmentation represents competition and consumer choice, not a lack of interoperability, and adopt a new starting point for policy analysis.