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Managed Services Benefits – Create Killer Content and Monetize

Posted on July 6th, 2017 by Lisa Hagin

In market uncertainty, focus on what’s core to your business By Marco Tinnirello, Managing Director, EMEA We’re in unchartered waters. The only known is that there are many unknowns. The TV market is having its Napster moment, while broadcasters and content owners across the globe face a similar challenge. Traditional linear TV revenues are down. The previously rock-solid, ad-supported and pay-TV models are failing to deliver the expected returns, which is testing some of our channel economics. And, added to...

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Posted in: Technology TV and Video OTT

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Hurricane Season Wreaks Havoc on Valuable Content. Are You Prepared?

Posted on June 14th, 2017 by Lisa Hagin

Hurricanes (and other natural disasters) can wreak havoc on valuable content if you aren’t properly prepared. Do you have a reliable contingency plan in place to safeguard your assets – ad revenue, signal continuity, carriage? There is much to be considered when choosing a service provider to manage your disaster recovery needs. What type of protection do you need? Playout? Transmission? Content?  Encompass is uniquely positioned to provide backup services from any of its geographically diverse facilities located throughout...

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Posted in: Technology TV and Video Disaster Recovery