Online Video: To 3D or Not to 3D?
Does the wow-factor of 3D extend to online video? In this drama in five acts, we talk to the people working to make 3D streaming an attractive option for consumers.
Internet Raises Alarm over HR 3261, Allows Sites to Be Shut Down
Free speech advocates decry SOPA bill, which gives broad powers to stop copyright infringement.
The 2011 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards Finalists
Here are the top three vote-getters in each of the 20 categories in the 2011 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards. Winners will be announced next week at Streaming Media West.
B&N Nook Tablet to Gain Netflix
Upcoming tablet to offer Netflix access built-in; Nook Color owners to benefit as well.
Disney and YouTube Partner for Video Content and Distribution
Disney needs online revenue, while YouTube needs big studio legitimacy.
Microsoft Releases Expression Encoder 4 SP2
Users gain new features like Intel GPU-accelerated encoding, as well as over 300 bug fixes.
LA Public Radio Station KCRW Taps Encoding.com's Vid.ly for HTML5 iPad Video
Encoding.com Powers Video Performances for KCRW's Music Mine - Leveraging Encoding.com's Vid.ly service for HTML5-based, full-performance videos on KCRW's new iPad app ensures that all the complexities of serving online video - including transcoding, devi
MediaPlatform Adds iPhone to its Growing Mobile Video Portfolio
Enterprise video software company MediaPlatform, Inc.'s WebCaster software now allows live webcasts on Apple iPhones. Extending its mobile strategy beyond previously announced support for the iPad and Android, MediaPlatform lets workers remotely view liv
TalkPoint and Life Technologies partner to provide webinar on myths and mystery of cell culture
Webinar to offer cell culture best practices and provide discussion forum for participants
BuyDRM Previews On-Demand Encryption In The Cloud Powered By Amazon Web Services
PlayReady DRM Service To Be Demonstrated at Streaming Media West 2011
Coming November 17, 2011
Multi-lingual Streaming: Today's Trends and Solutions
Sponsored by: RealNetworks
Join David J Smith, Global Partner Director, Helix Technologies at RealNetworks and John Vanhoucke, CEO of Streamovations in Europe, who will walk you through the landscape of multi-lingual streaming.
How to Install Helix Universal Media Server
With Helix Universal Media Server, easily deliver multi-format content – including Flash, H.264, MPEG-4 (MP4), QuickTime, MP3 and RealVideo – to PCs, smartphones, iPhones and tablets. In this tutorial, learn how to install the 30-day trial version and see just how simple it really is.
Easily Publish Your Content to iPhones, iPads, Android, tablets and other mobile devices with Helix Universal Media Server
In this tutorial, learn how to deliver your digital content using Helix Universal Media Server. Step-by-step demonstrations cover formatting for 3GPP, Flash and Silverlight, as well as streaming to iPhone, iPad and other mobile devices. See just how easy streaming to mobile devices is with Helix Universal Media Server.
How to Use the Accordent Media Management System
The Accordent Media Management System controls the creation, management and distribution of rich media across enterprise networks, with portal-based viewing and extensive reporting. This tutorial provides an overview of these capabilities.
StreamingMediaBlog.com - A Blog By Dan Rayburn
Daily posts about the online video industry, business trends and analysis, market data and research as well as the online video business models in the media and entertainment, broadcast, publishing, advertising and enterprise industries.
Cisco Gaining Traction With Their New Enterprise Video CDN Solution, ECDS
Back in July, Cisco announced they would enter the enterprise CDN market with a new product called the Cisco Enterprise Content Delivery System (ECDS), directly targeting Fortune 500 organizations delivering video inside their firewall. I didn't get a chance to cover the news at the time, but in the four months since the product has been announced, I hear and...
Attend Sony PlayStation's Keynote This Morning And You Could Win A Custom PS3 System
The Streaming Media West show kicks off this morning at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles with a keynote from Susan Panico, Senior Director of the PlayStation Network. For those that want to attend the keynote, you can still register on-site and get in for free using the promo code of DRF1. Susan's going to be demoing some...
CDN Pricing Stable In Q4, Down About 20% For The Year, Market Size $675M
Normally I present my latest CDN pricing data in-person at each Streaming Media East and West show, but I am not able to make it to the West show in LA this week. So I've put all the data that I would have presented on Q4 CDN pricing into this blog post and welcome any follow up questions in the...
INNOVATION SERIES #10
The 2011 Online Video Communication SuperGuide
Sponsors: Ignite, Kit digital, Thought Equity Motion, ViewCast
Watching corporate videos on tablets. Viewers engaging with content using their own webcams. Businesses of all kinds thinking of themselves as media companies. Old-school print publishers streaming live to thousands around the world. Managing archives of thousands of video files through a single platform.
This isn’t your father’s online video. It’s not even your older sibling’s. The use cases, challenges, and solutions presented in the five articles in this year’s Streaming Media Innovation Series were unimagined by most people a scant couple of years ago. I was going to write "unimaginable," but clearly, the participants in this Online Video Communications Superguide were indeed imagining them, thoughts firmly on the future even as they addressed the needs of the present day.