TV Everywhere


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TV Everywhere

A feature of pay TV services that lets users access live and on-demand content via mobile devices. Users download the respective app and sign in with their subscription ID and password. In 2009, Time Warner Cable introduced TV Everywhere to its subscribers, and other providers followed shortly thereafter.
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Verimatrix said that adding TV Everywhere type service capabilities to its portfolio underscores the importance of a common authentication system to reduce friction within the content distribution workflow and ultimately support new ways to increase the value of the content chain on a global level.
Discovery reaches audiences across screens through digitalfirst programming from Discovery VR, Seeker and SourceFed Studios, as well as over-the-top and TV Everywhere offerings including Eurosport Player, Dplay, Discovery K!ds Play and Discovery GO.
Its core product suite enables operators and service providers to launch "TV everywhere" services using an "off the shelf" cloud platform, removing the need to build their own bespoke technology infrastructure.
The GCC countries exhibit a high growth index for TV Everywhere. In the rest of the region, social media penetration will feed into the growth of video services uptake as well.
* Gray Television has pacted with NBCUniversal in a deal that will put Gray's NBC affiliates on TV Everywhere, making the Gray station accessible on the service's mobile and internet plaftorms.
"TV everywhere has been developed as a collective strategy by both pay-TV operators and TV content owners to enhance the traditional linear TV proposition," according to Erik Brannon of global research organisation HIS.
Across Asia Pacific, leading pay-TV operators are leveraging TV Everywhere deployments to build product competitiveness and create additional value for existing subscribers, with live streaming channels and VOD libraries rolled out to smartphones, tablets, computers, smart TVs and game consoles.
TV Everywhere was put forward as one of the answers to move the broadcasters and cable companies forward into the digital era regaining that revenue and, perhaps, to grow revenue.
With the proper execution, See It could prove a shot in the arm for TV Everywhere, the pay-TV initiative aimed at bringing programming once restricted to TV sets to digital platforms, where more and more video consumption is taking place.
"The MobiTV nDVR removes barriers for operators and provides the solution for a true TV Everywhere experience."