Las Vegas was again focused on UHD in 2016, at least through my eayes. The four Keywords I came away with were 1: UHD (again), 2: HDR, but also 3: VR and 4: All-IP production. Of course other things like drones were important, but I’m not a real journalist, I don’t know how to write
Although OTT has been an IBC topic for a few years, we actually saw a plethora of end-to-end platforms that actually worked, often purely in the cloud. The range of supplier was impressive from Israeli start-ups like Vidmind to multinationals like Siemens or the pioneer Kit digital, now reprendre Piksel. There was also much more
I didn’t actually see much Web-TV as I had expected to (see previous blog), but several IBC 2012 write-ups I have read so far, including those from people I respect like Giles Cottle or John Moulding have said say that there was no new “big thing” this year. I disagree or otherwise, there never is
General impressions of the IP&TV World Forum in Dubai – Part 1 of 2. Special focus on Etisalat’s new OTT offering.
Discussing Verimatrix new Streamark product and how it might help bring about earlier release windows.
What I am looking to get out of this year’s IP&TV World Forum
Harmonic and Verimatrix White paper explaining the technical background and history leading up to Rate Adaptive streaming. Business impact is also covered.