Upcoming Industry Conferences
Streaming Media West [13-14 November 2018]
Live Streaming Summit [13-14 November 2018]
Streaming Forum [26 February 2019]
Past Conferences
Streaming Media East 2018 [8-9 May 2018]
Live Streaming Summit [8-9 May 2018]
Content Delivery Summit [7 May 2018]
Streaming Forum [27 February 2018]

StreamingMedia Industry Whitepapers
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Sponsored By: AWS Elemental

Learn how Quality-Defined Variable Bitrate (QVBR) encoding leads to significant improvements in video quality your viewers value, saves storage and bandwidth costs your budget appreciates, and makes maintaining consistent video quality easy and cost-efficient.


Sponsored By: Neustar

Did you know password sharing is costing OTT and streaming media providers big money? At least $2.3 billion a year for Netflix, according to a recent study by Cordcutting.com, and an estimated $1.5 billion in 2018 for Hulu, according to a CNBC report.

Can you tell which of your subscribers are sharing their passwords? And, once you identify who they are, do have a process in place to prevent further password sharing that both enhances the subscriber experience and helps drive revenue retention?

Download this whitepaper to lean:

  • How to identify subscribers who are likely sharing their passwords
  • 5 recommended best practices for using IP decisioning data and analytics to address password sharing
  • How to mitigate password sharing in a way that balances both content licensing mandates and the customer experience


Sponsored By: Haivision

For live production workflows, broadcasters looking to respond to the increasing demand for 4K UHD content are confronted with significant infrastructure and bandwidth challenges in order to deliver premium service quality to their viewers.

This white paper examines how recent advances in video encoding technology enable a more flexible approach of delivering both HD and 4K broadcast contribution content over existing infrastructure, originally sized for HD content.

In this white paper, you’ll learn how to:

  • Leverage your existing infrastructure to ease the transition from HD to 4K
  • Reliably and securely stream 4K UHD content over the public internet
  • Overcome the challenges associated with 4K field contribution
  • Stream HD and 4K using the latest ultra efficient video encoders


Sponsored By: Encoding.com

While there is much discussion about what media formats are available and best suited for the increasing number of devices, there is not a lot of data on what is actually being utilized. Encoding.com, with its global reach powering workflows for thousands of broadcast and media brands, aims to resolve this problem by providing a unique view of the formats that are used to deliver video content from the leading media and entertainment companies.

This Format Trends report includes popularity rates and historic trends for broadcast, video and audio codecs/containers, screen resolutions, ABR technologies, DRM frameworks, HDR and more. We not only identify the most popular formats today, but make predictions for the future. Download a copy of the report now and contact sales@encoding.com for more information.


 
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