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Alex Kent

Alex Kent is a key member of the marketing team at Viaccess-Orca.

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Solving the pain points of choosing OTT services for consumers

Thu, Oct 14, 2021 | by Alex Kent

5 top tips to increase viewer engagement

Fri, Oct 1, 2021 | by Alex Kent

TV service providers are constantly on the look out to increase viewer engagement. Higher engagement in turn can positively affect the bottom line. [updated October 2021]

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Global SVOD growth to continue over next five years

Fri, Sep 10, 2021 | by Alex Kent

Industry insights: Reports indicate global SVOD growth will continue through 2026, while Netflix experiments with games, and Portugal implements SVOD taxes.

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Why a Premium IPTV Solution is Still a Viable Option for Operators

Wed, Jan 23, 2019 | by Alex Kent

It was once thought that the pivot towards OTT would kill off the Premium IPTV solution entirely, but if certain conditions are met it can still provide distinct advantages for many operators.

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Is This the End of the Golden Age of Television?

Thu, Nov 8, 2018 | by Alex Kent

There is a growing school of thought that the Golden Age of Television brought about by the rise of streaming and OTT is nearing an end. But for operators, it doesn’t have to be like that.

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GDPR: Is it an Obstacle or Opportunity for the TV Industry?

Tue, Oct 16, 2018 | by Alex Kent

Talk of the impact of the GDPR on the TV industry was a constant presence at the recent IBC. What have we learned about the GDPR so far and how is it changing the landscape? 

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AV1 Video: One Open Source Codec to Rule Them All?

Mon, Jan 15, 2018 | by Alex Kent

Offering data savings of up to 25%, Apple has joined the Alliance for Open Media and thus added its name to the long list of companies championing the HEVC rival video codec AV1.

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