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Live sports are the last bastion of live TV

Kudelski Group company NAGRA, a provider of content protection and multiscreen television solutions, in partnership with MTM, an international research and strategy consultancy, published “The Global Market for Premium Sports OTT Services,” a special report on the growth of sports OTT services around the world and its impact on traditional pay-TV service providers. [Read more]


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Dalet acquires Ooyala Flex Media Platform

Dalet, a provider of solutions and services for broadcasters and content professionals, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Ooyala Flex Media Platform business. The asset deal includes the Ooyala Flex Media Platform, as well as Ooyala personnel across sales, marketing, engineering, professional services, and support. [Read more]



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NEP Group Signs Agreement to Acquire HDR

NEP Group, technical production partner supporting premier content producers of live sports and entertainment, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase HDR Group, a full-service production partner headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden. The agreement became effective on June 17, 2019, and the deal is expected to close in early Q3 or Q4 of this year, conditional upon the approval of the Swedish Competition Authority. [Read more]


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TVU partners with Stringr

TVU Networks, provider of live IP solutions, partners with Stringr, the video marketplace for custom, high-quality, video content. Stringr’s network of professional and amateur videographers is now available through the TVU Global Grid, the Cloud platform for content owners to contribute and pull video, enabling assets to be shared and sold on a global scale. [Read more]



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Switch Media adds Bitmovin Video Player to deliver seamless high-quality video

Bitmovin announces that world-class video solution provider Switch Media, has added the Bitmovin Video Player to its MediaHQ product suite. The integration will enable Switch Media to offer content providers the ability to deliver the best quality video content to any network or device at scale and in record time-frames. [Read more]


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Sky Deutschland and MX1 Expand Collaboration

MX1, an SES subsidiary and global solutions provider of media services, announced today that Sky Deutschland has agreed to a new service agreement extension with the company. In particular, the scope of MX1’s contingency service will be expanded to include Sky Deutschland's over-the-top (OTT) signals as well as its main broadcasts. [Read more]



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Astro Partners With Broadpeak to Strengthen OTT Delivery

Broadpeak's nanoCDN Multicast ABR Solution Enables Video Streams to be Delivered Over Satellite. Astro Malaysia Holdings ("Astro") Malaysia's leading content and consumer company is using Broadpeak's OTT video delivery service through its multicast ABR solution. [Read more]


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Blackmagic Design Announces Distributor for Russia and Belarus

Blackmagic Design has today announced the appointment of the Proland Group Ltd as its authorized distribution partner in the Russian Federation and Belarus markets.The appointment of the Proland Group Ltd comes as Blackmagic Design invests significantly to ensure the highest levels of service and support to its resellers and customers. [Read more]