Tag Archives: Verizon Digital Media Services

Troubleshooting Ad Playback in OTT Streams: Enhancing Ad Proxy Service (VDMS Blog)

OTT is an excellent opportunity for broadcasters and content creators to go beyond the linear TV experience by making it possible to personalize video streams based on each viewer�... More

NAB 2019: New Partners for Verizon Digital Media Services; Adobe Celebrates Content-Aware Fill for Video

LAS VEGAS — Verizon Digital Media Services (VDMS) made two partnership announcements, with THEO Technologies and Iris.TV both sharing that they’ll integrate their technologies ... More

Verizon Digital Media Services Cements Partnerships With THEO Technologies, IRIS.TV (MESA)

Verizon Digital Media Services announced partnerships with THEO Technologies and Iris.TV to integrate their technologies with the VDMS Platform, one of the world’s largest stream... More

NAB 2019: Verizon Digital Media Services to Deliver Global Streaming Platform Powered by Microsoft Azure (MESA)

Verizon Digital Media Services announced that it is working with Microsoft to deliver a simpler way for broadcasters, content owners or streaming services to deliver high-quality, ... More

NAB 2019: Verizon Digital Media Services Debuts 4K, Multi-CDN Capabilities (MESA)

Verizon Digital Media Services (VDMS) will launch new platform capabilities, including 4K encoding, multi-CDN, QOS (quality of service), and tighter integration with key partners a... More

M&E Journal: How Server-Side Ad Insertion is Transforming Video Advertising as We Know It

By Ariff Sidi, Chief Product Officer, Verizon Digital Media Services - Advertising is a reliable source of revenue for many online media companies, but the rise of ad blockers c... More

Verizon Digital Media Services, Unreel Entertainment Team on OTT

Verizon Digital Media Services has partnered with direct-to-consumer turnkey OTT solution provider Unreel Entertainment to help launch more than 100 new streaming services, includi... More

Verizon Digital Media Services Adds Managed Security Services to Its Cloud Solution for Enterprises (MESA)

Verizon Digital Media Services today announced it has added a round-the-clock managed cloud security offering as part of its global Cloud Security Solution. The managed cloud secur... More

IBC 2018: VDMS to Unveil New Time Control Feature for Smartplay

Mary Kay Evans, chief marketing officer for Verizon Digital Media Services (VDMS), spoke with the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) about what a new Time Control featu... More

Verizon Digital Media Services Helps Distribute Content for Principal Grupo Clarín Properties (MESA)

Verizon Digital Media Services announced that its award-winning content delivery network is now utilized by the main digital media properties for Grupo Clarín, Argentina’s large... More

Verizon Digital Media Services Speeds Up Web Performance (MCN)

Verizon Digital Media Services, Verizon’s multiscreen cloud video unit that’s part of Oath, said it has deployed Quick UDP Internet Connections (QUIC) transport protocol across... More

Verizon Digital Media Services’ Content Delivery Network Now Supports Quick UDP Internet Connections (MESA)

Verizon Digital Media Services announced it has deployed Quick UDP Internet Connections (QUIC) across its content delivery network, with 125 points of presence globally. The transp... More

Verizon Digital Media Services’ Mary Kay Evans Sees Live Digital Ads, Monetization Maturing (SVG)

Mary Kay Evans on how ad insertion and monetization in OTT environments matured over the past year: "I think there are two things happening there. Back in the day, there were slate... More

NAB Show 2018: Three Ways We’ll See the Impact of the OTT Transition

By Jason Friedlander, Senior Director of Product Marketing, Verizon Digital Media Services - This year, the transition to over-the-top (OTT) from over-the-air (OTA) continues to... More

M&E Journal: DVR in the OTT World: A Case for Updated Storage Requirements

By Jason Friedlander, Director, Marketing Communications, Verizon Digital Media Services - Thanks to the Supreme Court’s refusal in 2009 to hear the Cablevision remote DVR ca... More

Verizon Digital Media Services Expands Network into South Africa, Mexico, France (MESA)

Verizon Digital Media Services has announced international expansion plans for its award-winning Edgecast Content Delivery Network (CDN). The company has launched network points of... More

MESA Members at CES 2018: AI, Blockchain, IoT, OTT and More

The Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) will again be well-represented at the 2018 edition of the Consumer Electronics Show, taking over Las Vegas Jan. 9-12. This is... More

Broadcasters’ ‘Secret Sauce’ for Big Data (TV Technology)

The improvements that have come via software advances could help resolve issues on the regulatory side and create new opportunities for increased revenue. “There remains a requir... More

HITS Fall: VDMS President Stresses OTT Data Opportunities

LOS ANGELES — Among all the mainstage presentations during the Oct. 18 HITS Fall: Hollywood Innovation & Technology Summit event, perhaps the most telling moment concerning t... More

NAB Show NY 2017: G-Tech Touts G-DRIVE Mobile; Verizon Spotlights Volicon Enhancements

NEW YORK — Several members of the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) showcased their latest products and services at NAB Show New York Oct. 18-19 at Jacob Javits Conv... More