India’s gaming technology firm Nazara Technologies’ subsidiary Nextwave Multimedia will create league mobile games, and has partnered with the Cricket Australia. This is a three-year licence programme to use Cricket Australia’s intellectual property and develop a new ‘Big Bash Cricket’ game, leveraging its popular mobile cricket gaming platform.
To mitigate challenges associated with cloud computing and ensure high-quality origin delivery to its network, Akamai has launched two new solutions for television broadcasters and distributors.
The global leader in content security, Irdetohas been selected by Airtel to secure all content offered on Airtel’s Digital TV services.Irdeto will deploy its security solutions to secure the linear channels offered on the DTH operator’s set-top-box and the content offered on Airtel’s hybrid Android TV platform.
BBC Studios has partnered with Brightcove and Evergent Technologies to seamlessly integrate and authenticate its BBC Player products with telecommunications providers globally.
The tech major Tata Elxsi will build the application software for the DTH operator Airtel Digital TV’s innovative hybrid set-top-box (STB) Internet TV. Both companies have reached an agreement to deliver an engaging digital platform for customers.
The advertisement technology and analytics major Amagi has got a big contract from the OTT platform SonyLiv . The media processing service Amagi is famous for targeting advertising for TV and OTT. As part of agreement, SonyLIV has deployed Amagi Thunderstorm, OTT dynamic dd insertion platform for mid-roll ads.
Country’s leading video analytics marketing companyVidooly has launched an analytics tool ‘eSports Analytics’ to tap the lucrative $100 billion online gaming and e-Sports market. The new service is claimed to be the one-stop platform for definitive market intelligence for online gaming and eSports through effective market forecasts, extensive data tracking and actionable consumer insights for brands, game studios, online streaming platforms, and esports organisers.
To fight piracy, the tech major Nagrahas launched NexGuardQuickMark, which is a subscriber-level watermarking solution to fight piracy of premium live sports on open devices.Nagra is a Kudelski Group company and the world’s leading independent provider of content protection and multiscreen television solutions.
The global tech major Irdetohas been selected to become as a security partner by Satellite operator Eutelsat for its new Eutelsat Cirrus hybrid platform. The new service provides a turnkey solution for Eutelsat customers, allowing them to offer direct-to-home (DTH) services combined with over the top (OTT) services across multiple screens.
The global leader in content discovery and viewer lifecycle management software,ThinkAnalytics has won 16 new clients including Discovery Channel,BBC and Denmark Radio, and pay-TV and OTT providersDeutsche Telekom, DAZN, NET, Tata Sky, Telstra and Viacom18.
To offer viewers the freedom to choose which programmes to watch, where to watch and when to watch it, the StarHub has launched the StarHub Go Streaming Box, which is powered by the Android TV Oreo operating system and is compatible with any wireless broadband connection.
The popular Hindi film channel Sony Max has launched TV’s first-ever artificial intelligence (AI) Chatbot in India - ‘Filmykaant’ to engage with viewers beyond their television screens.
Taking a step towards inclusion, the tech giant Google is now offering web page read facility though itsGoogle Go which can now read aloud billions of web pages in 28 languages including Hindi, Bengali, Malayalam, Marathi, and Tamil. The app can read in a natural sounding voice, even on 2G connections.
Neotion, a provider of security solutions for the pay-TV industry, has bought Kudelski Group’s SmarDTV’s Conditional Access Module (CAM) and set top box (STB) businesses for USD 20 million.
Fei-Fei Li , Google Cloud’s chief scientist of artificial intelligence and machine learning, said that Indians are contributing immensely to the global AI (artificial intelligence) ecosystem.
In September, the automobile major Tech Mahindra will launch five pilot projects on 5G services. According to C P Gurnani, CEO and managing director of Tech Mahindra, the company hopes to garner over $100 million as revenues from Blockchain Technology during the current fiscal.
On 2 August, NetApp, the leading data storage and management company, has launched a new Artificial Intelligence (AI) architecture which is powered by US-based chip designer Nvidia's solutions.
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