Friday, May 29, 2015

IP&TV -- Video to cause IP traffic to triple by 2019

Factors expected to drive traffic growth include the growth of video services. Video will account for 80 percent of all IP traffic by 2019, up from 67 percent in 2014. The evolution of advanced video services (e.g., UHD and spherical/360 video) and increasingly video centric M2M applications are anticipated to create new bandwidth and scalability requirements for service providers.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

IP&TV -- YouTube unveils 60fps live streaming

When you start a live stream on YouTube at 60fps, YouTube will transcode your stream into 720p60 and 1080p60. It was also make the stream available in 30fps on devices where high frame rate viewing is not yet available

Thursday, May 21, 2015

IP&TV -- Spotify unveils video streaming plans

“We’re bringing you a deeper, richer, more immersive Spotify experience,” says Daniel Ek, Founder and CEO at Spotify. “We want Spotify to help soundtrack your life by offering an even wider world of entertainment with an awesome mix of the best music, podcasts and video delivered to you throughout your day. And we’re just getting started

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

IP&TV -- 27% of US broadband households stream video

Parks Associates announced new research today showing 27% of US broadband households now own a streaming media device and nearly 90% of these households have these devices connected to the Internet.