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…

LiveXLive Adds Linear OTT Channel To Samsung TV Plus, Expanding Distribution Of Live Stream And Video On Demand Content To Samsung Smart TVs…

24-Hour Linear Programming Channel On Samsung TV Plus Extends LiveXLive's Advertising Platform and Reaches Millions of Samsung's Consumers LiveXLive Media, Inc., a global platform for live stream and on-demand audio, video and podcast content in music, comedy, and pop culture, announced that Samsung Electronics will add the LiveXLive linear streaming channel to Samsung TV Plus, its free Smart TV video service that delivers instant access to 145 channels and growing in news, sports, entertainment and more. Samsung TV Plus…

ATX Adds OTT Video Streaming Capabilities to Media Distribution Solution

New Capabilities of MD16 Enhance Guest Experience and Enables Service Providers to Differentiate Video Offering ATX Networks, a global leader in digital access and media distribution solutions, introduced an enhancement to the MD16 bulk media distribution gateway that will enable service providers to offer hotels, hospitals, universities, apartments and other commercial customers streaming media capabilities. The new MD16 OTT streaming blade enables an over-the-top (OTT) video experience anywhere within the commercial…

Zype, Video Content Management and Distribution Leader, Wins OTT Exec Company of the Year

OTT Accolades Honors Companies and Services That Stand Out, Offering the Best of the OTT Industry Zype, the leader in video content management and distribution infrastructure, announced it was recognized as Company of the Year by OTT Exec Magazine, presented at the OTT Exec Summit, hosted by Over-the-Top Video Executive and Trender Research. Zype has made significant strides in the industry over the last year, innovating to provide the most powerful and connected end-to-end SaaS platform for video content management…

Ad-Supported OTT Video Network Dooya TV Picks dotstudioPRO’s SAAS Distribution Platform

Emerging Broadband Video Packager Dooya Media Group, Inc. Chooses Dotstudiopro as Its Preferred Solution to Manage and Distribute Dooya TV’s Consumer Video Content, Support Dooya’s Avod Monetization Model Dooya Media Group, Inc., (DMG) an internet video content syndicator and Over-the-Top (OTT) network for consumers, announced that it has signed a multi-year deal with dotstudioPRO to handle its advertising supported video on demand (AVOD) streaming offering, Dooya TV. After researching other options in the marketplace,…

Casted, the First Audio and Video Podcast Solution for B2B Marketers, Raises $7M in Series A Round Led by Revolution Ventures

Casted, the first Amplified Marketing Platform and the only audio and video podcast solution made for B2B marketers, announces $7 million in Series A funding led by Revolution Ventures. The round also includes current investors High Alpha Capital, Elevate Ventures, and Tappan Hill Ventures. Casted enables B2B enterprises to leverage audio and video content as a highly effective sales and marketing tool. With Casted, marketing teams can publish content, access a fully searchable content archive with transcription services…

Rangers Football Club Signs Exclusive Photography and Distribution Partnership With Shutterstock

The three-year agreement incorporates coverage of all Rangers' Scottish Premiership, Scottish Cup and Scottish League Cup matches, European matches, and behind-the-scenes action. Shutterstock, Inc., a leading global creative platform offering full-service solutions, high-quality content, and tools for brands, businesses and media companies, today announced an exclusive three-year partnership with Scottish Premiership Champions, Rangers Football Club, one of the most successful football clubs in the world. Marketing…

Vimeo and Tessitura Partner To Bring the Power of Video to Hundreds of Arts and Culture Organizations

Tessitura is the software provider of choice for organizations including the Kennedy Center, Sydney Opera House, and Southbank Centre Vimeo, the world's leading all-in-one video solution, today announced a strategic partnership with Tessitura, the premier enterprise CRM system for cultural, educational, and performing arts organizations— unlocking access to Vimeo's robust over-the-top (OTT) video solution, including subscription and live streaming capabilities, directly through the Tessitura platform. Marketing…

Crackle Plus Adds SpotX To Monetize OTT Inventory Across New Distribution Channels

Leading Global Video Advertising Platform Connects Advertisers with Crackle Plus Premium Inventory Distributed Across FAST Channels SpotX, the leading global video advertising platform, today announced a strategic partnership with Crackle Plus to serve as a primary supply-side platform (SSP) to power the video monetization of Crackle Plus inventory across both existing and new distribution channels. Marketing Technology News: Domo Invests For Growth, Welcoming New Executives To Lead Company’s Demand Engines Crackle…

Roku’s Active Live Streaming Video Membership Grew Significantly Post-Quibi Shutdown

Roku has released fourth quarter and fiscal year 2020 results. The pioneer in CTV organized a conference call to announce their Q4 financial results for the period ending 31 December 2020. The call was attended by Anthony Wood, Roku's founder and CEO; Steve Louden, our CFO; and Scott Rosenberg, senior vice president, general manager of CTV Platform business. As the leading streaming to TV platform in the U.S., Roku has played an important role in the existing US-centric TV ecosystem. It has been on top of its CTV game,…

Veritone and Base Media Cloud Announce Six-Year Agreement with Extreme E to Enable Global Content Distribution and Instant Accessibility

The collaboration supports Extreme E’s mission to drive awareness around sustainability and climate change Veritone, Inc., the creator of the world’s first operating system for artificial intelligence, aiWARE™, together with Base Media Cloud, announced a new six-year agreement with Extreme E through their production partners Aurora Media Worldwide and North One. Extreme E is a sports organization that uses groundbreaking electric SUVs to race in remote parts of the world while raising awareness for climate change. The…

Firstlight Media, SSIMWAVE Partner for Video Quality Optimization

Collaboration enables multi-point monitoring and management of OTT video Firstlight Media and SSIMWAVE  are partnering to drive broader adoption of AI-powered solutions that measure, manage and optimize video quality at multiple points in the delivery chain. The two companies are teaming to enable OTT and pay-TV providers to seamlessly implement SSIMWAVE's SSIMPLUS® system in conjunction with Firstlight Media's modular, cloud-based streaming platform that is built on Gen 5 architecture and delivers step-changes in…

iOiO Integrates Zixi SDVP for Live Video

Zixi, the industry leader for enabling dependable, live broadcast-quality video over any-IP, and award-winning architect of the Software-Defined Video Platform (SDVP), announced an integration and partnership with iOiO, a SaaS platform that accelerates live streaming, video encoding, and channel playout in the AWS Cloud. iOiO provides automated solutions for creating end-to-end video workflows by utilizing the power of AWS Media Services, serverless architecture, and cloud scalability. With over 12 years of experience in…

MarTech Video Interview with Katherine Pond, VP of Business Development at VIZIO

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S0cPKgsjhxA Today's MarTech Video Interview features “Orange County 40 Under 40” awardee, Katherine Pond. Katherine Pond is the Vice President of Business Development at VIZIO, helping lead OTT distribution partnerships, content and IP licensing, and strategic partnerships. Since joining VIZIO in 2012, she has initiated, negotiated, and closed distribution, ad tech, and licensing deals across content, technology, advertising, and data verticals. Katherine manages partnerships across the…

ION Media Expands Long-Term Content Relationship With ViacomCBS Global Distribution Group

Announces Multi-Year Deals for “NCIS: New Orleans” and “Hawaii Five-0” Expands ION’s Position as Leading Aggregator of Highest Quality Dramas for Ad-Supported Over-the-Air Broadcast, Multichannel and OTT Distribution ION Media, the nation’s leading independent broadcast television group, announced an expansion of its long-standing successful content relationship with ViacomCBS Global Distribution Group. The deal covers all seasons of the CBS hit dramas “NCIS: New Orleans” and “Hawaii Five-0” for broadcast. This adds two…

Trace Partners with Molotov Solutions to Develop its OTT Platform Worldwide

Using the Molotov platform, TracePlay will offer more than 25 live TV channels, 100 radio channels and some 1,000 hours of on-demand content Trace, the international media group dedicated to empowerment and entertainment of afro-urban people, has entrusted Molotov Solutions to develop and operate the new version of its OTT platform, TracePlay. Trace will soon launch Trace Academia, the world's first free online edutainment platform dedicated to vocational training. Molotov is an OTT distribution platform that has…

LiveXLive Expands Video Distribution In 13 Markets in Latin America Region With ICARO Media Group

ICARO Mobile App Technology Powers Personalized Content Experiences, Revenue Opportunities and Global Reach Adding to LiveXLive's User Experience on Mobile for Millions of Consumers in LATAM LiveXLive Media, a global platform for livestream and on-demand audio, video and podcast content in music, comedy, and pop culture, announced today its mobile expansion in Latin America via new exclusive video distribution deal with ICARO Media Group, a provider of the most advanced AI, digital media platform and content aggregation…

Verizon Media Brings Premium, Unified Demand to Publishers With OTT Smart Auction

The header bidding-like solution is specifically for premium OTT publishers that deliver longform on-demand or live streaming video Verizon Media announced the launch of OTT Smart Auction, a header bidding-like solution for over-the-top (OTT) publishers. OTT Smart Auction is a server-to-server container integration that enables OTT programmatic demand to compete with reserved demand in a real-time, unified auction in a publisher’s ad server. Ad-supported longform video is a rapidly growing market that’s expected to…

Synamedia Brings the Benefits of Cloud to Its Entire Video Network Portfolio With New VN Cloud Managed Service

Synamedia, the world's largest independent video software provider, launched Synamedia VN Cloud, a managed service for its entire video network portfolio. Drawing on Synamedia's vast experience, VN Cloud brings together broadcast quality of service with the latest cloud technologies to provide the flexibility and scale broadcasters and video service providers expect today. VN Cloud is the industry's first solution to offer end-to-end video network functionality on any public, private or hybrid cloud, and breaks new ground by…

DigiConverge Launches, Signs Exclusive Content Distribution Partnership With VivaliveTV

Digiconverge, a one-stop digital convergence platform that provides fit-for-purpose services in e-broadcasting, and global content syndication has launched operations in Africa, starting with Nigeria. The platform which already enjoys the blessings of the Federal Government of Nigeria has signed an exclusive content distribution partnership for Africa with the Viva Entertainment Group Inc. US to bridge the gap between Hollywood and Nollywood through effective collaborations and broadcast of original and exclusive African…