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Best Practices for Monitoring Video Streams in Real-Time

The internet has permeated every aspect of our lives, contributing to the rapid proliferation of smart devices and online services. In particular, video-on-demand and live streaming has penetrated households across the globe at an unprecedented rate, offering consumers the convenience to watch what they want, when they want.  

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IBC 2020: Three Reasons to Attend the Virtual Showcase

The signature digital event hosted by Harmonic.

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Harness the Power of the Cloud for Video Delivery

Historically, video processing has been computationally expensive. Today, the emergence of newer CPUs and GPUs has diminished the need for dedicated hardware appliances using FPGAs and ASICs. This move has made way for the cloud to play an increasingly important role in technology developments and deployments across the media and broadcast industry.

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How Context Adaptive Delivery Improves Video Quality and Reduces Costs

  Due to the COVID-19 global health crisis, we saw Internet traffic surging by 20-40%. More people at home means increases in online video content consumption. Networks are buckling under the pressure of sudden increases in video streaming consumption. Yet, it seems that the consumption surge we experienced in the last few months was mostly caused by subscribers viewing VOD assets. 

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Video Encoding & Compression: Why Storage & Quality Matter

Video encoding and video compression are essential for OTT video delivery. This primer explains how they work and the benefits you’ll score when they’re done right. What is video encoding? What is video compression? And how in the world do video codecs work?

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How All Sports Can Benefit From OTT: A Quick Q&A

Michael Dierks, Commercial Accounts, OTT Division, from Deltatre interviews Jean Macher, Business Development Director of SaaS Solutions at Harmonic.

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