over-the-top broadcasting

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over-the-top broadcasting

A content provider that uses the Internet to deliver its material. For example, over-the-top (OTT) providers such as Netflix and Hulu stream movies and TV shows over networks provided by Internet service providers (ISPs). See over-the-top messaging, over-the-top service and ISP. See also overlay network.
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Harmonic, the worldwide leader in OTT video delivery solutions, and Viaccess-Orca, a global leader providing OTT and TV platforms, content protection, and advanced data solutions, announced today that Global Technology Group, a leading telecommunications operator in Myanmar, is launching an OTT service called La La Kyi powered by Harmonics VOS 360 media processing SaaS and Viaccess-Orcas TVaaS cloud-based TV platform.
Alibaba could face tough competition in the OTT video service segment in India.
Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT), the worldwide provider of video delivery technology and services, enables media companies and service providers to deliver ultra-high-quality broadcast and OTT video services to consumers globally.
Armed with fresh capital from global investors, Theron looks towards the future: "Streamroot has laid the groundwork to reshape OTT video delivery as we know it, and we are now working to build the largest and most reliable delivery infrastructure in the world without relying on a single server.
The company helps premium publishers maximize advertising return across mobile, desktop, and OTT video inventory.
This often results in the total cost of consumption for OTT video being even higher than Pay TV.
OTT video service Viu hit six million monthly active users (MAU) across its markets in March this year, representing a 50% growth from four million as of November 2016.
The data came as Parks Associates Senior Analyst Glenn Hower spoke at a midday session Monday (4/24) on how OTT video services are "fighting to capture and retain users.
OTT video markets in Latin America are relatively diverse not only along demographic and socio-economic lines, but also in terms of adoption of telecom and video services.
It dramatically expands the base of customers that can be reached with reliable OTT services and, in new markets, makes OTT video delivery viable at scale for the first time.
SeaChange Rave is the SaaS for premium OTT video experiences.
While providers of OTT video services are often viewed as a thorn in the side of telecom operators, consuming vast amounts of bandwidth but delivering little in the way of revenues for operators, Samer Abdin co-founder and CEO of Dubai-based OTT video company Istikana offers a different take.