Otter.ai Launches Live Notes and Captions for 100 Million Daily Users of Google Meet

New Live Notes and Video Captions integration is aimed at enhancing business communication and collaboration for the 100 million daily users of Google Meet Post-meeting transcripts from Google Meet calls available on Otter.ai’s platform Available today to all Otter.ai customers - Basic, Pro, and Business Otter.ai announced the launch of Live Notes and Video Captions for Google Meet. The 100 million daily Google Meet meeting participants can now experience the benefits of Otter.ai’s ability to turn business conversations…

Incorta Appoints Former Alteryx President Scott Jones as Chief Executive Officer

IT industry veteran to accelerate company's expansion amid rapid growth of data analytics market; Co-founder Osama Elkady to remain at Incorta as CTO to lead product strategy and innovation Incorta, the world’s leading next-generation enterprise data and analytics platform, today announced the appointment of Scott Jones as Chief Executive Officer, replacing Osama Elkady. As the founder of Incorta’s Direct Data Mapping and unified analytics solution, Osama will remain at the company as Chief Technology Officer (CTO), where…

Firstlight Media Teams with Google Cloud to Deliver Next-Gen OTT

Unlocks Service Agility, Scalability, Extensibility Across Partner Ecosystems Firstlight Media announced that it has partnered with Google Cloud to support rapid deployment and expansion of OTT video streaming services. Firstlight Media's microservices-based architecture takes full advantage of Google Cloud capabilities, including: Agility to launch services in weeks, rather than months; Scalability for cost effective growth with customers' businesses and support for complex use cases; and Extensibility that…

iMedia Brands’ Float Left Interactive Partners with 24i to Deliver Leading OTT Solutions for Roku

iMedia Brands, Inc. announces its subsidiary, Float Left Interactive (Float Left) and streaming video experience specialists 24i will partner to leverage the power of Float Left OTT technology to offer advanced applications on Roku, one of the leading connected TV devices. Float Left has over a decade of experience in the OTT space, having served as Roku's first development partner and as a Roku Preferred Developer today. Over the years, Float Left’s native codebase has evolved immensely with the growing industry. What…

STRATACACHE Hires Technology Sales Expert Scott Oranen to Advance Business Development of STRATACACHE LINQ Tablet Platform

STRATACACHE announced Scott Oranen has joined the technology company as Director of Business Development, LINQ Platform. Oranen will apply his extensive background and experience in hardware, software and services sales to STRATACACHE's full line of digital signage hardware including media players and indoor and outdoor digital displays, with a specific focus on STRATACACHE's commercial-grade LINQ intelligent tablets. Marketing Technology News: Integral Ad Science Acquires Amino Payments Scott brings 20+ years of…

Reputation.com Appoints Scott Barmmer Chief Revenue Officer to Fuel Next Stage of Growth

Barmmer Tapped to Spearhead Sales, Field Operations and Strategic Partnerships Reputation.com, provider of the first — and only — complete Reputation Experience Management (RXM) platform, today announced the appointment of Scott Barmmer as chief revenue officer. Barmmer is known for building world-class sales organizations and will tap into his deep history of scaling companies for exponential growth through a data-driven approach to sales and go-to-market activities. In this role, Barmmer will oversee all aspects of…

Firstlight Media and Evergent Team Up to Deepen OTT Subscriber Relationships

Partnership boosts management and flexible monetization to build long-term value Firstlight Media and Evergent Technologies are integrating their cloud-based capabilities to help OTT and pay-TV providers  deliver end-to-end solutions that optimize and monetize audiences. The partnership brings together the customer engagement power of Firstlight Media's Content Management System (CMS) and integrated revenue and customer management of Evergent's OTT and traditional video solution to significantly enhance user and…

Firstlight Media’s Cloud-Native OTT Platform to Support New Streaming Venture Struum

Service backed by Michael Eisner's Tornante Company; additional investment from Firstlight Media; Firstlight Media using Gen 5 architecture built on Microsoft Azure Firstlight Media announced that they are collaborating with the television industry's newest OTT service, Struum, to deploy their new cloud-native streaming platform that is built on revolutionary Gen 5 architecture. As part of a longstanding development relationship, Firstlight Media will leverage Microsoft Azure's hyperscale cloud platform and its own…

DocuBay Enhances its Offering by Launching Linear OTT Feed

DocuBay, the global membership VOD offering from IN10 Media Network designed to showcase the best of international, non-scripted content has launched a global linear feed, adding to its existing VOD service. Sharing his views on the launch of the linear feed Mr. Aditya Pittie, Managing Director, IN10 Media Network said, "Enhancing our offerings through a linear feed is an extension to our promise of providing the best factual entertainment in the most intuitive manner possible. A linear feed will go the distance by…

The SeaChange Framework Solution Enabling Content Owners & Providers a Complete OTT Streaming Platform

SeaChange International, Inc., a leading provider of cloud based video delivery platforms worldwide, equips Content Providers and Owners with a cloud-based end-to-end OTT Streaming Platform, from Content Acquisition to Delivery, for Direct To Consumer (DTC) providers. Marketing Technology News: Rajeev Singh Rathore Joins RingCentral as VP of Global Service Provider Partnerships The SeaChange Framework offers best in class video back-office, asset management for automated content curation, metadata enrichment and…

OTT Data & CTV Measurement Insights Platform App Science Launches From Stealth

App Science, the CTV insights business, announced its official launch. App Science possesses one flagship product — Insights Report — a dashboard for brands and their agencies to audit, plan and measure campaigns with proprietary insights from App Science’s device graph of 300 million mobile devices and 110 million connected TV households. App Science correlates consumer behavior mobile data with connected TV data for individual households, resulting in richer, more sophisticated insights into audiences. The platform can be…

Olo Appoints Zuhairah Scott Washington and Russell Jones to Board of Directors

Olo, the leading on-demand e-commerce platform for the restaurant industry, announced the appointment of Zuhairah Scott Washington and Russell (Russ) Jones to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. “We are thrilled to welcome Zuhairah and Russell to the Board of Directors and know they will serve as invaluable advisors to Olo based on their extensive experience,” said Noah Glass, Founder & CEO of Olo. “These two business leaders are highly qualified additions to our Board, and their insights will be…

Starz Launches Premium Direct to Consumer OTT App ‘Lionsgate Play’ in India

Starz, one of the leading premium global streaming platforms, has launched its independent direct to consumer OTT app 'Lionsgate Play' in India, the company announced at a virtual press conference in the presence of Mr. Jeffrey A. Hirsch, President and Chief Executive Officer, Starz and Mr. Rohit Jain, Managing Director, Lionsgate South Asia. Building on its reputation for disruption, Lionsgate Play is committed to innovation in its content, technology, pricing, and accessibility by making premium Hollywood content available…

Study: 61% of US Broadband Households Subscribe to Two or More OTT Services

New industry report evaluates potential impact of new SVOD services in OTT market New research in Parks Associates' The Next 'Big 3' in OTT finds 61% of US broadband households subscribe to two or more OTT services as of 3Q 2020, up from 48% the previous year. Forty-five percent subscribe to three or more, up from 27%, and 31% subscribe to four or more, up from 14%. The Next 'Big 3' in OTT evaluates this rise in service stacking and the impact of new SVOD services, including Disney+, HBO Max, Peacock, and Apple TV+, plus an…

Scott Frey Joins DataOceans Advisory Board

DataOceans LLC, a leading customer communications management (CCM) platform, announced that Scott Frey has joined its Advisory Board. Mr. Frey is the founder and CEO of PossibleNOW, a leading provider of customer insights, enterprise consent, and preference management solutions, and direct marketing compliance. He also serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer for PossibleNOW’s wholly owned subsidiary, CompliancePoint. PossibleNOW began by helping companies execute successful marketing campaigns while maintaining…

Unruly and Publica Partner to Enhance Ad Pod Monetization and Provide Automated Deal Management Tools for CTV/OTT Publishers

Video advertising platform Unruly announced a global partnership with connected TV platform Publica that gives CTV and over-the-top (OTT) publishers access to ad pod monetization and automated deal management tools. CTV ad spend is expected to reach $10B by 2021 (eMarketer), with consumers and advertisers expecting the same seamless viewing experience on CTV they’ve become accustomed to from linear TV. Marketing Technology News: eCommerce Product Photography Industry Adopts Automation Through this partnership, Unruly…

LiveXLive Adds Linear OTT Channel To SLING TV To Expand Distribution Of Live Streams And Video On Demand Content

24-Hour Linear Programming Channel Extends Advertising Revenue Potential and Reaches 2.6 Million Subscribers in the U.S. LiveXLive Media, a global platform for live stream and on-demand audio, video and podcast content in music, comedy and pop culture, and owner of PodcastOne, announced that LiveXLive launched a 24-hour linear music channel on SLING TV, a leading TV streaming service that delivers live and on-demand entertainment instantly to compatible internet-connected devices. LiveXLive's 24/7 linear OTT channel is…

TEGNA Updates Station OTT Streaming Apps on Roku

TEGNA Inc. announced it has completed an update of its stations’ over-the-top (OTT) streaming apps on Roku, enhancing the experience for viewers. TEGNA also announced it is planning to launch OTT streaming apps for its stations on Amazon Fire TV by the end of 2020. When the rollout on Amazon Fire TV is complete, TEGNA stations’ local news and other programming will be available to consumers on the two dominant OTT streaming media players, which comprise 70 percent of the U.S. market. TEGNA’s OTT station apps offer…

Ogilvy New York Appoints Charlotte Tansill Chief Transformation Officer

Ogilvy New York announced that Charlotte (Charlie) Tansill has been named Chief Transformation Officer. Charlie has served in a range of roles across the Ogilvy network since joining in 2008, most recently serving as Executive Director of Ogilvy New York's social media practice. In her new role, Charlie will lead an integrated strategy function for New York spanning all of the agencies capabilities. She will also partner with Lauren Crampsie, President of Ogilvy New York, to drive the office's business strategy and…

Yottaa Brings eCommerce Acceleration as an Application in the Episerver App Marketplace

Eighty-five percent of online shoppers start their online purchase journeys at a marketplace whether they have a product in mind for purchase or not. Business buyers want the same level of ease and comparison and Yottaa, the leading cloud platform for accelerating e-commerce, and Episerver, the customer-centric digital experience company, have made it possible through Yottaa’s RAPID inSITE via the Episerver App Marketplace for business users to choose an app to fit their needs. “Episerver offers the most complete…