Our blogs cover current product development news, platform information, and opinions on technology and issues impacting our industry to help you deliver better viewing experiences for global audiences.
With the OTT landscape becoming more crowded, it’s never been more important to keep your viewers engaged. If not [...]
October 26, 2020
Overall, we did see a surge in video traffic in Q2 at the height of the pandemic, but the credit for this really doesn’t go to the fact that more people were at home [...]
September 9, 2020
Digital rights management (DRM) is an industry standard that gives content owners options for protecting premium content. An effective DRM solution [...]
August 20, 2020
Do you need to be using a multi-CDN strategy? Find out.
June 23, 2020
Live sports has suffered during this global pandemic. Verizon Media walks through how companies can emerge from this pandemic with their subscriptions intact.
June 12, 2020
A rise in OTT streaming has increased the number of streaming platforms available, creating more competition. Could this breathe life back into cable?
May 4, 2020
Control’s capabilities include a Channel Scheduler for creating live and VOD linear viewing experiences, Syndication Publishing to extend your content’s reach, and an updated Live Events Dashboard with [...]
April 29, 2020
We continuously fine-tune Smartplay to improve the quality of experience for millions of concurrent viewers. Our newest innovations are Smartplay Prebid, Ad Data, and Ad Analytics, which help our customers remain competitive and [...]
April 28, 2020
COVID-19 has left an indelible mark on live events. Live sports have been sidelined due to various lockdown orders, which has affected viewers worldwide. The National Basketball Association has [...]
April 23, 2020
Millions more users are online than ever before. As the world continues to work, study, and stream from home, now, more than ever, your content must reach users without any degradation in service, especially if you’re streaming video [...]
April 20, 2020
Live sports streams, which must balance a number of technical considerations and trade-offs, average around 30 seconds behind the live game on the field. Why the delay? [...]
April 16, 2020