TVN FOCUS ON DIGITAL

TVN Focus On Digital | TV Station CMSs Streamline And Simplify

Content management systems are the workhorses of local stations’ digital operations. Executives from Tegna, NBCU, CBS, Gray, Nexstar and Fox have discovered that user simplicity and integrations for multiplatform distribution have become essential attributes. Note: This story is available to TVNewsCheck Premium members only. If you would like to upgrade your free TVNewsCheck membership to Premium now, you can visit your Member Home Page, available when you log in at the very top right corner of the site or in the Stay Connected Box that appears in the right column of virtually every page on the site. If you don’t see Member Home, you will need to click Log In or Subscribe.

Google Buys Anvato For Undisclosed Sum

Google purchased the platform for encoding, editing, publishing and distributing video across platforms to fold the services into its cloud platform. Anvato currently enables live streams for customers including NBCUniversal, MSNBC, CBS, Univision, HGTV, Bravo and Fox Sports, and it has raised a total of $2.55 million since its launch in 2007.

NAB 2016 Exhibitors: Anvato

Anvato | Booth SU9506CM | Website: www.anvato.com At NAB 2016, April 18-21 in Las Vegas, Anvato, a TV Everywhere and OTT platform provider, will showcase advancements, including 360 degree video support, and a new cloud OTT workflow for programmers that gives them new options for distribution and monetization of unaired content. New enhancements to Anvato’s […]

Anvato Helps Stations Create OTT Content

Anvato, a  TV Everywhere and OTT platform provider, has introduced a new solution that allows broadcasters and TV stations to better leverage their unaired content by creating their own curated, live OTT channels. This easy to use offering is ideal for publishing, distribution and monetization of behind-the-scenes content, extended interviews that did not make the […]

Anvato Expands In EMEA With Binderlehner

Anvato today named Andreas Binderlehner sales director for the EMEA region (Europe, Africa and the Middle East). Based in Austria, Binderlehner is responsible for expanding the company’s presence with content and service providers across the region. He previously held similar roles at companies including Elemental Technologies (recently acquired by Amazon Web Services), Conax (part of the Kudelski […]

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TVE, OTT Offer New Rev, But Threats Loom

TV Everywhere and OTT technologies create new opportunities for broadcasters to reach viewers with tailored programming and commercials, augmenting their advertising and retrans revenue streams. But these new business opportunities do not come without technical challenges. One of the biggest is ad-blocking software, which has given heartburn to many online content publishers.

Anvato Adds Live-To-VOD for TVE Syndication

Anvato, a TV Everywhere platform provider, today introduced a new live-to-VOD capability that lets content owners and programmers create video-on-demand files from their live linear streams and syndicate these files to multiple online destinations (e.g., Netflix, Hulu) and MVPDs (e.g., cable operators and telcos) in near real time. Available to Anvato Media Content Platform (MCP) […]

NAB 2015 Tech: Anvato’s TV Everywhere Cloud DVR

Anvato | Wynn Hotel | Website: www.anvato.com TV Everywhere platform provider Anvato has introduced Anvato Cloud DVR, a fully integrated, pure software cloud recording and storage solution for TVE. Expanding upon on the strengths of the Anvato Media Content Platform (MCP) and Anvato Watch offerings, Anvato Cloud DVR enables television broadcasters, networks and service providers to give viewers access […]

Anvato Deploys TVE Solution At More Stations

TV Everywhere platform provider Anvato today announced that Hubbard Broadcasting, Heartland Media and Fort Myers Broadcasting Co. have selected Anvato’s Media Content Platform (MCP) to power their online and mobile video services. These deployments not only deliver live and on-demand video streaming for local viewers but also enable capabilities including clip creation, social syndication and […]

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Hearst Rolls Out Anvato’s Digital Ad Insertion Tech

Gray Picks Anvato For Live Streaming

Using Anvanto’s Media Content Platform, Gray Television stations will stream live and on-demand news on the Web and to mobile devices.