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Win the Gold with UBLive
PeerApp absorbs network Olympic live spikes

September 5th, 2016

By Sarit Zeidner, The Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro have come to an end and the live streaming statistics are overwhelming. As predicted by many the demand for live streaming was higher than ever du...

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UEFA Semi-Finals Live Streaming Craze!
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May 8th, 2016

By Sarit Zeidner, The 2nd leg of the UEFA semi-finals on May 3rd and 4th really attracted the viewers! The images below show the skyrocketing spikes caused by abrupt and sharp escalation of online foo...

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The Main Pain Points Operators Are Facing
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May 5th, 2016

The Main Pain Points Operators Are Facing By Shimon Nurick, The Internet traffic, which includes the below well know components among others: 1. PCs, Mobile phones, Pads, Android boxes, Smart TVs, ve...

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PeerApp’s UBLive Accelerates Live Events
PeerApp's UBLive Accelerates Live Events

April 4th, 2016

By Sarit Zeidner, Live-streaming video is surging ahead, fueled by OTT, the primary means to consume media and entertainment online. Coupled with an exploding volume of live video services over the In...

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Is your network ready for Netflix?
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March 22nd, 2016

By Sarah Zeidner, Netflix influences the viewing habits of millions of people around the world, leading to abrupt increases in demand for network throughput. Whether in North or South America, or, mor...

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OTT Rising in Africa
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November 10th, 2015

By Kiran Pande.     At last year’s AfricaCom, a panel of African operators admitted that “OTT was here to stay”, though to a large degree, the comments were in the context of messaging type apps such ...

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It’s a Wonderful Life
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October 26th, 2015

By Shimon Nurick,    At this time of year, we do start to reflect that generally it is indeed a wonderful life.  But wouldn’t life be even more magnificent if we could stream the famous holiday movie ...

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MEC Coming of Age
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October 7th, 2015

By Michael Benattar.     "MEC has come of age” was a phrase we heard in one of the presentations at last week’s Mobile Edge Computing Congress (organized by our friends at Informa). There was a follow...

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iOS 9 is coming!
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September 11th, 2015

By Alice Bartram.     What is said to be the most productive iOS yet, will be available to the general public in just a few days – 16th September.  Once the “little red alert badge show(s) up on the S...

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Another Look Back – a year in the life of OTT
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August 21st, 2015

Last year, it was a bit of a “bogey man”… OTT (over-the-top….do we really even need to keep spelling that out?!) content threatening to flood operator networks with not an extra penny in sight for tho...

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To Bundle or Not To Bundle?
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July 22nd, 2015

By Alice Bartram.       As we noted in our MultiChannel News guest blog post, streaming is – or is close to being – the ‘new normal’.  In addition to the data points noted in that post, in the first r...

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OTT : A New Market Already Maturing?

July 16th, 2015

By Alan Arolovitch.      We read with interest the recent ‘Prospects for Premium OTT in the USA’ report – conducted by research firm MTM and sponsored by video technology company Ooyala and payment se...

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How Does OTT Impact Hollywood?
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June 11th, 2015

OTT content is a mega-disrupter. And it could be the best thing to ever happen in Hollywood. OTT is disrupting the cable industry, broadband industry, advertising industry, mobile industry, movie dist...

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PeerApp Wins 2015 Cable Product of the Year!
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June 5th, 2015

By Simon Nurick.      We are proud to open up our PeerApp trophy case again to add the 2015 Cable Product of the Year Award. The award honors the most innovative cable technology solutions available i...

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What is “Local Content Delivery”?
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May 11th, 2015

Here at PeerApp, we talk a lot about “local content delivery.” We thought we’d explain a bit more about what that really means, and share some additional resources, like our new video and white paper....

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MWC Reflections
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March 6th, 2015

We spent last week at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, and – as always – some major new product launches have taken place at the show. We saw Samsung’s Galaxy S6, the HTC One M9, and Microsoft’s Lu...

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Streaming Media Takes Center Stage
HBO

October 21st, 2014

Over the past two weeks the industry has heard some exciting announcements from HBO, CBS and ESPN around plans to offer Internet-based streaming services directly to subscribers, in some cases citing ...

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