Why cloud-based delivery of OTT video applications makes sense

Topic: AppCloud, OTT, Opinion

The TV experience is increasingly becoming app-driven, which presents challenges for both pay TV providers and content providers alike when it comes to reaching the living room TV screen at scale. As OTT apps are now essential to the viewing experience, a key question is how best to provide apps at scale to the...

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Why cloud-based delivery of OTT video applications makes sense

Webinar: Dealing with Dueling Devices

Topic: OTT, Webinar, Opinion

With the streaming video giants and other consumer electronics super powers all producing different streaming devices with their own video player software and specific requirements, streaming providers and OTT platform operators are often left in a precarious position: How is it possible to support them all while...

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Webinar: Dealing with Dueling Devices

Overcoming Device Fragmentation to Deliver OTT Content Applications

Topic: AppCloud, OTT, Opinion

Device fragmentation refers to the wide variety of devices that are in use at any given time and occurs when some users are using devices with older versions of an operating system or chipset while others have the latest and greatest. 

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Overcoming Device Fragmentation to Deliver OTT Content Applications

2021 - the year of OTT service re-aggregation

Topic: AppCloud, OTT, Opinion

We’re kicking off 2021 with the latest episode of The Business of OTT - a conversation between Chris Linden and Jeff Miller, during which Jeff predicts that 2021 will be the year re-aggregation of OTT services will begin, with the operator at the heart of this.

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2021 - the year of OTT service re-aggregation

2020 in perspective - an interview with Jeff Miller

Topic: OTT, Opinion

In the latest episode of the Business of OTT, Chris Linden is in conversation with Jeff Miller discussing what has been a very interesting year.  Jeff talks about the impact COVID has had on the ActiveVideo team - from the positive perspective of being a software organization that was able to quickly pivot to 100%...

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2020 in perspective - an interview with Jeff Miller

The Business of OTT - Part 1 - OTT Providers

Topic: Industry, OTT, Opinion

We're introducing a new series of insights from the ActiveVideo team - the Business of OTT. Hosted by Chris Linden, our COO, the Business of OTT introduces and explores some of the hottest trends, biggest themes and latest challenges for the OTT marketplace.

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The Business of OTT - Part 1 - OTT Providers

OPINION: Quibi's End is a Triumph for TV

Topic: OTT, Opinion

Quibi will shut down on December 1, five weeks after co-founder Jeff Katzenberg announced that the short-form video streaming service was not viable. This is death without resurrection: the company will be liquidated, the cash refunded to investors, and the content IP returned to its creators after four years. Six...

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OPINION: Quibi's End is a Triumph for TV