Ooyala acquires cloud-based media software firm Nativ

Ooyala, a video, analytics and advertising technology provider, has acquired Nativ, a provider of cloud-based media logistics and workflow software and services. The Telstra subsidiary said Ooyala will benefit from Nativ’s media software called ...

Comcast founder Ralph Roberts dies at 95

Comcast today announced the death of Ralph J. Roberts, its founder and chairman emeritus, in Philadelphia, PA. He was 95. Ralph Roberts, who died due to natural causes last night, was a born entrepreneur, great American businessman and ...

Canal+ taps Cisco to broadcast Champions League final

Canal+ Group has utilized the Cisco Videoscape AnyRes Live ultra high definition (UHD) encoders for broadcasting the UEFA Champions League final on June 6 in 4K ultra high definition over satellite and OTT. 4K resolution offers 8.3 million ...

Airtel achieves 10 million users for DTH business

Airtel Digital TV, the DTH arm of telecom service provider Bharti Airtel, has achieved 10 million customers after launching the business 6 years ago. Shashi Arora, CEO of Airtel Digital TV said: “Innovation and customer satisfaction is core to ...

Comcast announces three promotions

Comcast, a media and technology company with two businesses — Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal – today announced three promotions. These three resources include Arthur R Block, Lawrence Salva and D’Arcy F Rudnay (in pix). The U.S.-based ...

Time Warner appoints Mitchell A Klaif as CIO

Time Warner has appointed Mitchell A Klaif as senior vice president and chief information officer (CIO). He will oversee the corporate information technology Group and will lead the execution of Time Warner’s enterprise-wide information ...

Huawei India unveils solutions for broadcast media

Huawei India has unveiled its new media solution for the broadcast media industry. Participating at Broadcast Engineering Society (BES EXPO 2015), Huawei is also displaying storage, clouding computing and other IT infrastructure solutions, ...