OTT monetization a hot topic at BroadcastAsia 2018
BroadcastAsia has established itself as the destination in APAC for broadcast and entertainment executives looking to get the most out of emerging technologies. By Dimitar Serafimov, Demand Generation Manager, Cleeng
BroadcastAsia: A bird’s eye view of Asia
It’s been a busy period of travel, trade shows, meetings with customers and – as always – learning about and absorbing what’s going on in Accedo and with our customers around the world, and this time in Asia.
PlayBox Technology Reports Busiest-Ever BroadcastAsia
PlayBox Technology reports an exceptionally buoyant BroadcastAsia 2018 show with strong interest in the company’s range of broadcast channel branding and playout solutions.
Diabetes Singapore adopts Crux LX with great success
NXTAsia exhibitor and Singapore startup Crux Labs has successfully deployed its Crux LX integrated telephony product for non-profit organization Diabetes Singapore (DS).
Talking the talk: The brain behind conversational search
TiVo is providing a natural language, voice-based search solution to leading platforms in the US and the UK, making it quicker and easier for viewers to find the content they are looking for. John Lee, VP of APAC Sales, TiVo, shares his perspective in this opinion piece.
How artificial intelligence will change the way we spend our leisure time
Charles Dawes, Senior Director of International Marketing at TiVo, offers his opinion on how advancements in technology are changing the way we consume content, and how studios, broadcasters and networks can utilise artificial intelligence to create a personalized experience for consumers.
Optimise video streaming with innovative OTT delivery solution, Streamroot DNA
To be launched for the first time in Asia at BroadcastAsia, Streamroot DNA allows content publishers to infinitely scale their streaming capacity, reduce their cost of delivery by up to 80%, and increase quality for viewers.
Connect With: Mario A. Vinasco, Uber Technologies
Our Summit Speaker has over 15 years of progressive experience in data driven analytics, and is currently managing data science and marketing analytics at Uber.
Connect With: Craig Vezina, Co-Founder, Realcast
The co-founder of Realcast and Executive Director of ZSchool is passionate about education, human-centered technologies, Virtual and Augmented Realities and how the physical world is becoming smarter through digital tech.
How Hong Kong can emulate Singapore’s leadership in the FinTech race
With Singapore leading the way – in not only regional terms but on a global level – Hong Kong clearly has some catching up to do, says Ray Ferguson, Founder & Managing Partner, Caber Partners.
Connect With: Ray Ferguson, Founder & Managing Partner, Caber Partners
Future of payments will be digital and mobile-led, says fintech expert Ferguson, who will be speaking at the ConnecTechAsia Summit. The challenge is to get people to give up using cash.
Connect With: Howard Michel, CTO, UBTech
Prior to his appointment as CTO of Shenzhen-based intelligent humanoid robots maker UBTech, Howard Michel had a long and distinguished career as a U.S. Air Force pilot, satellite launch director, engineer and educator.
BroadcastAsia2018 to host inaugural Southeast Asian League
With 9.5m esports gamers in Southeast Asia alone, the first edition of WeOne’s Southeast Asian League (SEAL) at BroadcastAsia2018 is set to bring esports closer to Singapore.
Connect With: Meenakshi Vashist, Technology Uncorked
Fear of the unknown is often the biggest bottleneck in the path of new technologies and innovations, says the Founder and Ceo of Technology Uncorked. Hear more from her at Big Bang 2018!
Matrix Invent will highlight Gemalto’s latest solutions at NXTAsia
Visiting NXTAsia? Ask our exhibitor for a business case on software monetization and IP protection. Share with them the challenges you’ve been facing and they will map out the right solution from Sentinel’s portfolio to suit your needs.
Connect With Franklin Tang, Habitap
Throughout his career, our Summit Speaker has designed and implemented in excess of 200 bespoke software applications for more than 10 industry verticals.
Blockchain: Hype or Hope?
In this opinion piece, Malikkhan Kotadia, co-founder and CEO of Finnovation Labs, proffers advice on dealing with the hype surrounding blockchain. He also shares his thoughts on Blockchain’s impact on society at large.
Achieve Oscar-winning film Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri’s beauty shots with these tips
Cinematographer Ben Davis shares useful advice for making the most out of Blackmagic Design’s URSA Mini 4.6K.
Thailand Connect: An entrepreneur’s guide to entering the thriving Thai market
To be held in collaboration with Thailand’s Digital Economy Promotion Agency (depa), this half-day seminar will shed light on the country’s numerous business opportunities, as well as the latest policies and incentives new players can benefit from.
Stagetec Asia will showcase IP-based console, AVATUS, at BroadcastAsia
AVATUS is extremely flexible, and boasts a limitless concept that allows users to configure console settings and central desk function through a touchscreen.
Connect With: Joan Warner, CEO of CRA and VP of World DAB
Radio’s influence and reach should not be underestimated, says the CEO of Commercial Radio Australia. Broadcasters should not undervalue their influence in the media landscape.
Satellite industry has fundamental role to play in digital equality
Leading satellite operator SES believes that there will be an unequivocal push towards digital equality in the coming years, especially by governments and companies that want to realise the opportunities that connectivity can bring.
Connect With: Sadie Groom, Founder of Rise & MD of Bubble Agency
Passionate about promoting gender diversity in the workplace, Summit Speaker Sadie Groom co-founded Rise, a non-profit group that aims to open up more opportunities for female broadcast professionals.
ONE Championship’s new mobile app addresses changes in sports media consumption
To address changes in sports media consumption, ONE Championship has developed a new mobile app that aims to provide fans with unlimited access to the global sports media property’s wide library of HD content and live events – all for free.
Connect With: Lionel Lim, VP and MD, APAC and Japan, Pivotal
As an information technology veteran, Lionel has over 30 years of experience leading and managing global brands and organizations across the Asia Pacific region.
Connect With: Parminder Singh, Chief Commercial and Digital Officer, Mediacorp
The national broadcaster’s CCDO believes in the importance of investing in new technologies and innovating on existing strengths.
Indeed ID to launch First-in-Asia security solutions at NXTAsia
Read on to find out more about NXTAsia exhibitor Indeed ID’s new security solutions, including the Indeed Enterprise Authentication and Indeed Card Management.
Solustar to showcase robotic solutions and smart glasses at NXTAsia
Solustar will introduce a new robotic therapeutic solution for autistic and elderly patients at NXTAsia. In addition, the company will also showcase the world’s first Intel Modivius Mayriad 2 VPU smart glass from GLXSS, purpose-built for facial recognition.
Daimler Trucks Asia’s digital transformation strategy for 2018 and beyond
In an age where everything is increasingly connected, Daimler Trucks Asia believes in adopting new technologies as early as possible to stay ahead of the pack. To do this, the company has put in place a digital transformation strategy called “Connect X”.
Digital Shift: The Future of Sports Media
As consumers continue to gravitate towards online mediums of entertainment, ditching the traditional TV broadcast, the industry is going through a revolution of sorts, with most content consumed on mobile devices and computer screens.
Connect With: Ivan Landen, Founder and CEO, Blue Wireless
Discover the enormous possibilities that 4G/LTE can offer for network connectivity in your business with our Summit Speaker, Ivan Landen.
A Rapidly Rising Percentage of Data Will Require Security
According to Seagate, the percentage of data requiring security will grow to nearly 90% by 2025, and will encompass five categories.
PepperStack Global offers globally scalable NeatStreets service
The “Social Machine” is ideal for large scale organisations with distributed public infrastructure assets that need continuous monitoring and maintenance.
Alticast to launch new OTT platform based on blockchain technology at CommunicAsia
Seoul-based Alticast believes that blockchain technology will create a new paradigm that allows both content and service providers to focus on their respective expertise and yet enter into meaningful partnerships.
V2Plus Technology to launch the Video Cloud PBX Platform UC-3030 at NXTAsia
Designed with smaller organisations in mind, the UC-3030 was inspired by the original UC-6050 model.
Streamline Solutions to officially launch eTP Fintech and eTP Health-Kite at NXTAsia
The eTP Framework by NXTAsia exhibitor Streamline Solutions is able to deliver customised and secure cloud-based applications quickly and efficiently.
Parallel Wireless is on a mission to get everyone connected
Head on down to CommunicAsia to check out Parallel Wireless’s full portfolio of wireless solutions that can easily provide 2G/3G/4G coverage in a variety of situations.
NewTek to showcase world’s first NDI® PTZ camera at BroadcastAsia
For the first time in Southeast Asia, NewTek will showcase the NDI® PTZ camera with video, audio, PTZ control, tally and power over one standard Ethernet cable.
Connect With: Chatri Sityodtong, Chairman & CEO, ONE Championship
The founder of sports media property ONE Championship believes that the deep-rooted Asian values of martial arts are vital to entrepreneurial success.
Activ Technology returns to ConnecTechAsia for the third year running
Returning exhibitor Activ Technology tells us why the trade event has proved to be an effective launch pad for their latest innovations.
Can your site load time beat Usain Bolt’s 100m sprint timing?
What’s quicker – the time it takes for your website to load in China, or the time it takes for Usain Bolt to run 100m? Take the Web Performance Test by CDNetworks to find out now!
Protecting children from the effects of negative digital baggage
As adults, we are gradually coming to terms with this effect and learning to manage our digital lives, but what about our children?
Tips to Protect Your Business from DDoS Attacks
Whether you’re a Fortune 500 company or a neighbourhood retailer, cybercrime is a genuine threat to your business, revenue, and brand.
Serverless apps: benefits and vulnerabilities
According to McAfee Labs, serverless apps can save time and reduce costs. However, they can also increase the attack surface by introducing privilege escalation, application dependencies, and the vulnerable transfer of data across networks.
Cloud Security should be given as much attention as the Cloud
The adoption of good cybersecurity practices will help companies enjoy the benefits of cloud without compromising on safety, says IT security expert David Nagrosst.
3 Key Ideas That Will Shape the Broadcast Industry in 2018
Ross Video, the leader in Smart Production solutions, wants industry players to think broadcast evolution, not revolution.
Smart ways to protect yourself from credit card fraud
While banks can implement security measures to prevent fraud, CISSP-qualified IT security expert David Nagrosst says it is also important for consumers to be more cautious.