November 14, 2019
Is sports OTT set to transform the pay-TV industry?
The rise of sports OTT has introduced a new wave of competition and innovation into the market. And as a result, traditional providers have been prompted to adapt their pricing, packaging and overall value propositions to stay successful.
November 09, 2019
NAGRA Blog: It’s time for the industry to look at content protection through a different lens.
Going beyond content protection to enable true scalable service protection.
October 23, 2019
Can the pay-TV industry be a part of the data economy?
How can operators and content owners make the most of data? How can they harness its power?
October 18, 2019
The road to pay-TV super-aggregation
Operators know they have to rise to the challenge of OTT services. But their proliferation also presents opportunities for pay-TV providers to essentially become content “super-aggregators”.
October 14, 2019
NAGRA Blog: Key Takeaways from IBC 2019
Find out about our four top takeaways from this year's show!
October 09, 2019
OTT live streaming – can it get up to speed?
Since its inception OTT content is known for buffering, latency and system crashes. Can it improve?
October 04, 2019
Pay-TV Innovation Forum: Insights from the U.S. Program
As part of its 2019 edition, the Pay-TV Innovation Forum hosted a roundtable discussion earlier this summer about the future of the U.S. pay-TV market and the opportunities that lie ahead. We recap some of those insights here.
September 12, 2019
Protecting the value chain
In our latest blog post, Tim Pearson, Senior Director of Product Marketing, explains why pay-TV operators now require a level of scalable service protection to remain one step ahead.
September 03, 2019
Pay-TV Fórum Brasil: A ameaça da Pirataria e a necessidade de uma ação unificada
August 30, 2019
An inside look into the global market for premium sports OTT services
For more than two decades, pay-TV operators have experienced a long period of sustained growth. What was the key driver? The answer is simple: Sports.
August 09, 2019
Five pay-TV trends operators need to know about right now
Ivan Verbesselt, SVP Marketing at NAGRA, highlights the key trends pay-TV operators should look out for in the coming months and years.
July 12, 2019
Four considerations pay-TV operators need to know about Android TV
June 17, 2019
NexTV Argentina: Opportunities and Challenges for Latam Pay-TV Operators
The pay TV industry is currently undergoing a major transformation. The rise of the OTT model, the fast changes in consumer behavior and new forms of piracy are creating both opportunities and challenges.
May 28, 2019
Pay-TV Show takeaways: fighting piracy requires an industry approach
In today’s digital world the threat is no longer the amateur offerings we’ve seen in the past. Today, we must take on the sophisticated and tech-savvy business that is commercial piracy. David Würgler, Senior Director of Anti-Piracy Litigation explains.
May 08, 2019
Is piracy impacting blockbuster content success?
High-value franchise movies and television series, such as Avengers or Game of Thrones, enjoy incredible consumer awareness worldwide and drive up the piracy figures to record levels over time.
April 30, 2019
Key takeaways from NAB Show 2019
April 25, 2019
Why super aggregators are the new pay-TV heroes
We’ve now reached a fragmentation tipping point and there has to be a re-bundling at some point. Could the answer lie in super-aggregation?
April 17, 2019
OTT Sports is key to success – but only with the right team mates
March 14, 2019
The battle against pay-TV piracy in Latin America
To start making real strides in the battle against piracy in the region – and indeed any region – rights owners must forge a closer partnership with all stakeholders to communicate the long-term impact of piracy.
March 06, 2019
5 crucial ways the pay-TV industry can innovate to ensure long-term growth
February 28, 2019
Five key trends to watch out for in the European pay-TV market
With all the speculation about the future of the pay-TV industry, it can be easy to forget about the most important element in the equation – the content that subscribers watch.
February 22, 2019
Pay-TV can’t leave its head in the clouds when it comes to content security
In the post-OTT era, leveraging cloud technology is essential to the next generation of content security.
February 21, 2019
The Pay-TV Service Provider’s Guide to 2019 Success - Part 2
This is the second and final installment of our 2019 trends blog series addressing the topics that will be most relevant to the pay-TV market in in the coming year.
February 13, 2019
The Pay-TV Service Provider’s Guide to 2019 Success - Part 1
In this special blog series, we introduce the top trends, topics and considerations that pay-TV service providers need to address as they move into 2019.