IMAX Acquires Streaming Technology Company SSIMWAVE

Ontario-based SSIMWAVE enables streaming and broadcast providers to deliver the best possible image on any device for on-demand and live video.

IBC 2022: SSIMWAVE Introduces New Version Of SSIMPLUS VOD Monitor Product

SSIMWAVE, the tech company focused on video experience automation, today announced that it will introduce a turbocharged version of its SSIMPLUS VOD Monitor product at IBC 2022 (1.B10) to help streaming services efficiently scale and automate quality validation in their workflows. SSIMPLUS VOD Monitor uses video quality benchmarks based on the SSIMPLUS family of algorithms […]

IBC: SSIMWAVE To Offer Live Sports Benchmarking

Using actual live streams of major international sporting events SSIMWAVE will show at IBC 2022 (RAI, Amsterdam, Sept. 9-12) how its products can “provide streaming providers with the video quality insights and competitive comparisons they need to make strategic decisions to manage and optimize subscriber satisfaction and engagement.” Expanding on SSIMWAVE’s ongoing analysis of sports telecasts, the IBC […]


A Smaller NAB Show, But More Energized

Attendance may have been almost halved by the pandemic, but tech vendors felt the more intimate environment allowed them to conduct business on a more productive level. On the show floor, the continued shift of broadcast workflows to the public cloud dominated many discussions, while others focused on NextGen TV’s pressing need to monetize.

Study: Void In Measuring Optimization Impact On Viewer Experience

The media industry lacks a clearly defined picture of how bitrate optimization impacts the viewer experience, according to a recent survey of OTT providers, broadcasters and multichannel video providers. The survey, which aggregated input from 300 respondents, showed wide variations in the methodologies used to understand optimization, and in how metrics are collected.  While more […]