Thomson Video Networks’ Are Olafsen to Present ‘TV in Transit to Cloud TV’ Session at IBC2014
RENNES, France — Sept. 10, 2014 — At IBC2014 in Amsterdam on Saturday, Sept. 13, Thomson Video Networks’ U.K. sales director, Are Olafsen, will co-present a panel discussion titled “TV in Transit to Cloud TV” with Ajey Anand, co-founder of NORIGIN Media, a TV Everywhere Company. The session, part of the IBC Content Everywhere Cloud Solutions conference, will begin at noon in the Hall 3 theater area at the RAI convention center.
“TV in Transit to Cloud TV” will offer a reality check of how the cloud is being used within premium multi-screen TV services. Anand will present the lengthy journey that still remains for cloud TV to become a commonly used method for delivering services in a constantly expanding OTT services market. He will also describe the current state of cloud TV services. NORIGIN Media representatives will present the evolution of live cloud encoding and hosting services over the past 10 years, and Olafsen will explain why the cloud is becoming a huge topic of interest and represents the future of hosted services.
More information about the session and the IBC Content Everywhere Cloud Solutions conference is available at www.ibc.org/cloudsolutions.
About Thomson Video Networks
A global leader in advanced video compression solutions, Thomson Video Networks empowers media companies, video service providers, and broadcasters to deliver superior video quality at the highest density and lowest bandwidth for contribution, terrestrial, satellite, cable, IPTV, and OTT services. Through its innovative Behind Every Screen™ approach, Thomson Video Networks combines both on-premises and cloud-based resources to create an all-encompassing video infrastructure for its advanced ingest, branding, ad insertion, encoding/transcoding, and packaging technologies. Media enterprises now have every key capability they need to raise video quality and reduce cost of ownership not just for broadcast, but also for multi-screen services on every device and platform. Behind Every Screen you’ll find Thomson Video Networks. Visit www.thomson-networks.com.