Piracy, OTT boom threaten LATAM pay-TV growth

Pay-TV businesses in Latin America face a variety of threats, including high levels of economic inequality, strong free-to-air (FTA) TV offerings, growing take-up of over-the-top (OTT) services, and rising rates of pay-TV piracy. This is according to the Pay-TV Innovation Forum, developed by Nagra and MTM. However, some countries, such as Mexico and Peru, have … More Piracy, OTT boom threaten LATAM pay-TV growth

KCP selects Kaltura to power new OTT service

Original: apb-news.com Video technology provider Kaltura has been selected by KCP, a premium Korean content platform, to power the company’s new OTT service — KOCOWA. KCP is a joint venture of three major broadcasters in Korea looking to provide a next-generation TV experience to users worldwide. KCP’s service is the first ‘Platform in Platform’ (PIP) … More KCP selects Kaltura to power new OTT service

OTT VS IPTV

IPTV is referred to as TV delivered through Internet. IPTV is simply the delivery of TV services through an Internet Protocol Suite over a Packet Switched Network, instead of traditional signal, cable or satellite networks. In broadcasting, Over-The-Top content (OTT) is the delivery of audio, video, and other media over the Internet without the involvement … More OTT VS IPTV

Quiptel and Verimatrix to deliver West Africa’s first secure OTT service to residents of Bonny Island

  Quiptel and Verimatrix today announced a partnership that will offer the first secure OTT service in West Africa enabling thousands of residents on Bonny Island in Nigeria to stream live and on-demand TV uninterrupted.   Gert Rieder, Falcon Media House CEO and Executive Chairman, comments; “We’re thrilled to be providing the first secure OTT … More Quiptel and Verimatrix to deliver West Africa’s first secure OTT service to residents of Bonny Island