Category: OTT

Media Transformation in the Digital Era

Over-the-top (OTT) and multiscreen services today give broadcasters valuable opportunities to boost brand awareness, build revenues and lead viewers to their linear channel offerings. To capitalize on such opportunities, however, broadcasters must implement a fast, cost-effective repurposing workflow that allows them to transform aired content for timely delivery via the social and digital media platforms…

Media Transformation in the Digital Era

By Gary Learner, CTO at Volicon, part of Verizon Digital Media Services   Over-the-top (OTT) and multiscreen services today give broadcasters valuable opportunities to boost brand awareness, build revenues, and lead viewers to their linear channel offerings. To capitalize on such opportunities, however, broadcasters must implement a fast, cost-effective repurposing workflow that allows them to…

Home For The Holidays Webinar Series

Please Join Us For Our 5th Annual ”Home For The Holidays” webinar series. In the spirit of the holidays, Volicon, a Verizon Digital Media Services company, is hosting a five day webinar series covering a variety of topics in the broadcast industry. Come listen, learn, and win some of our great daily prizes between December…

Volicon Media Intelligence Service Is Ready for ATSC 3.0

Enabling Robust Media Monitoring, Logging, and Content-Generation Through Shift to New Broadcast Standard   With the ability to support 4K UHD, high dynamic range, high frame rate, and wide color gamut and the potential to enable a much richer and more interactive array of broadcast and internet-delivered services, the ATSC 3.0 standard represents a significant…

Flip the OTT Switch with the Integration of Verizon’s Uplynk Video Streaming with Volicon Media Intelligence

The opportunity (and challenge) facing broadcasters is reaching evolving millennials who are cutting the cord and choosing to watch more online video. Today, our broadcast customers entrust Verizon Digital Media Services’ Volicon Media Intelligence service to provide broadcast compliance and monitoring solutions in over 1,000 broadcast locations worldwide. Just in time for IBC 2016, our…

What’s New for IBC 2016:

Launching and monitoring new OTT and streaming services quickly and easily: Volicon has enhanced its Media Intelligence Platform™ (MIP) with a new Deliver Application which features integration with Verizon Digital Media’s Uplynk Slicer. This option enables Media organizations to launch OTT offerings quickly while leveraging on their existing Volicon infrastructure. The MIP records broadcast content…

OTT Content Generation for Live Programming

Today’s broadcasters are being pushed to deliver content to viewers across an ever-increasing range of devices and services. As service providers continue to expand their reach (such as Netflix announcing service in 190 countries [1]), and as more viewers watch OTT video (1.6 billion viewers worldwide in 2015 [2]), the demand for on-line content will…

Applied Technology: Ensuring Quality of Service With End-to-End OTT Monitoring

Earlier this month, Volicon CTO Gary Learner wrote an editorial for The Broadcast Bridge in which he talks about the modern day challenges that face broadcasters when it comes to ensuring quality of service when it relates to OTT media sources. Broadcasters are moving into the streaming realm to take advantage of the opportunities it…

New VOD/OTT Content Generation Capabilities

Volicon has introduced a new accelerated video-on-demand/over-the-top (VOD/OTT) content generation workflow based on the Capture and Share applications for the company’s Observer Media Intelligence Platform®. Leveraging these applications along with the platform’s unique content-recording capabilities, intuitive user interface, and seamless integration with edit and media asset management (MAM) systems, broadcasters can establish highly efficient content…