Viewers can be unforgiving when it comes to the quality of their video viewing experience, whether it’s OTA or OTT, though the latter presents more complicated challenges for monitoring vendors. They’re responding with an array of technologies to keep viewers from clicking away. Above: The Weather Channel was an early adopter of OTT and OTT monitoring, pictured here using an Actus OTT quality assurance solution.
Broadcasters are calling on multiviewers to work in traditional, hybrid and IP environments, monitoring many different formats and high numbers of input and output signals. Vendors say they’re keeping up, while advancing in virtualization, compression and resolution. Above, TAG’s probing, monitoring and multiviewing platform for real-time video.
Extreme Reach (ER), the asset management solution for TV and video ads, has been awarded the TAG Certified Against Fraud Seal by the Trustworthy Accountability Group (TAG). The certification recognizes ER for adopting industry best practices to combat fraudulent traffic across the digital advertising supply chain. As a global initiative fighting criminal activity and protecting […]
TAG, a provider of probing, monitoring and multiviewing solutions, says its MCM-9000 all-IP, all-software platform has been enhanced with the addition of an adaptive monitoring feature. Adaptive monitoring gives operators even greater agility in optimizing high-density probing and monitoring by enabling dynamic, automated, on-the-fly allocation of monitoring resources on a per-input-stream basis. The company says the feature “brings operators significant efficiency gains […]
The arrival of summer hasn’t slowed the flow of webinars, briefings, demos and webcasts, most targeting TV’s engineering and IT communities. For the full list of live events this week, including TVNewsCheck’s At Home Production and the Future of News Workflow, please visit TVNewsCheck’s Virtual Events Directory.
A hefty list of organizations plans live and on-demand webinars, briefings and demos this week. TAG, latakoo, Cobalt Digital, Palo Alto Networks and the Media Financial Management Association are on the list. There’s also continuously updated coverage of new product announcements and, starting this week, press conferences, here and for TVNewsCheck’s day-by-day coverage of how broadcasters are coping with stay-at-home orders while covering the pandemic, visit here.
TAG V.S., a global provider of software-based IP monitoring and UHD multiviewers, will demonstrate solutions for the three primary broadcast applications — live production, playout and distribution — at ANGA COM. The event, Europe’s leading business platform for broadband operators and content providers, will take place June 4-6 in Cologne, Germany. TAG will be demonstrating the advanced features […]
The Trustworthy Accountability Group program is designed to fight fraudulent traffic and improve transparency in the digital marketplace.
TAG’s anti-fraud initiative aims to ensure that online material and ads are seen by people, as opposed to bots. Buyers (including advertisers and agencies), sellers (including publishers) and intermediaries (including ad networks) are eligible to receive a “Certified Against Fraud” seal indicating that they comply with TAG’s certification guidelines.