Digital Asset Management zone
A new metadata standard has been produced by the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) to enable rights information to be shared across different IPTV platforms, enabling consumers to legally access content on different devices.
UK telco BT has awarded a multi-year deal to media asset management specialists Red Bee Media to provide playout, channel and media management services for its upcoming BT Sports channels.
US firm Elemental Technologies, a provider of video solutions for multiscreen content delivery, has won a contract with Hollywood studio Warner Bros. to enhance its Emmy Award-winning Digital End-to-End (DETE) content workflow and distribution system.
Informa Telecoms & Media’s Analysts have identified eight key themes to look out for at this year’s Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona.
According to the results of Informa Telecoms & Media’s annual industry survey, innovation is a key priority for global telecoms and media players in 2013. Over 500 senior executives from across both these sectors were asked how their businesses and markets would perform in 2013 and the role innovation would play in driving future revenue growth.
Broadcasters and TV operators take note: consumers are tired of clunky user interfaces, weary of digital rights issues, and willing to run into the arms of a big technology company like Apple or Google if these problems are not resolved, and fast.
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Netflix strikes exclusive deal with Disney/ABC
Disney: Distributing content has become a mission-critical component
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