Spotlight on Ohad, Tvinci’s MediaStore Group Leader

Posted by Yaffa Finkelstein on January 26, 2014

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When Ohad Malinovsky is not strumming his electric guitar or watching the Sopranos, he leads Tvinci’s award winning MediaStore Team. Today he talks to the Pay OTT TV Blog about how best to manage updating applications in a multi-screen world. Developing and maintaining many versions …

Spotlight on Oded Shafran, Tvinci’s DRM Maven

Posted by Yaffa Finkelstein on October 22, 2013

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  A self-confessed TV addict with a penchant for all things Google, Oded joined Tvinci in 2011 and pioneered the multi-DRM solution. Oded currently holds the position of Group Leader for both MediaStore and DRM. Here’s what Oded had to say  about the challenges of …

Spotlight on Arik Gaisler, Tvinci’s Solutions Architect

Posted by Yaffa Finkelstein on October 7, 2013

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Rock and roller by night, solutions architect by day, Arik joined Tvinci in 2010 as one of the first software engineers. Arik led the development of the Tvinci MediaHub and now holds the position of Solutions Architect & Infrastructure Development.  Here at Tvinci R&D we …

Spotlight on Ofer Shayo, Tvinci’s CEO

Posted by Yaffa Finkelstein on September 3, 2013

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  Ofer Shayo, CEO & Co-Founder of Tvinci, talks to the Pay OTT Blog about the lessons learnt from deploying successful pay OTT services over the past year. Ofer is a seasoned Internet entrepreneur with a background in IPTV services, selected by Forbes as one of the …

OTT.I.am: my TV, my way

Posted by Yaffa Finkelstein on August 26, 2013

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When Henry Ford debuted the world’s first assembly-line produced automobile in 1908, it was available in a range of colours. Once ready for mass production, Ford decided that to include too many colours would bump up production costs and he famously announced that “…any customer …

Spotlight on Adina Eckstein, Tvinci’s VP Sales

Posted by Yaffa Finkelstein on April 23, 2013

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In this first edition of our Spotlight series, we interviewed Adina Eckstein VP Sales at Tvinci, who spoke to the Pay OTT Blog about current market trends and challenges. Adina joined Tvinci in 2008 and established and formed the Delivery department at Tvinci. Adina currently …

OTT 2.0: Evolution or Revolution?

Posted by Yaffa Finkelstein on February 4, 2013

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As the new year unfolds, it is clear that the OTT TV market is booming, and that 2013 will bring further technological innovations. Now that the industry has reached critical mass, it is creating golden opportunities for broadcasters and operators, allowing them to strongly differentiate …

The building blocks of OTT 2.0

Posted by Yaffa Finkelstein on January 9, 2013

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We've talked about OTT 2.0 before, and today I'd like to break down this term to its main building blocks. According to a recent study conducted in the US, a three person household will include 10-11 connected devices, including smartphones which are often used to …

Turning the threat of OTT into an opportunity

Posted by Yaffa Finkelstein on December 17, 2012

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Disruptive OTT video services, some of them including high profile ties with CE manufacturers, have made operators re-evaluate their business models which until the advent of OTT, provided them with ever increasing profits. Forrester Research recently published a report which was based on feedback from …

Enabled by OTT, Pay TV Lite is the new market opportunity

Posted by John Moulding on November 20, 2012

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‘Pay TV Lite’ could be one of the most interesting developments for the TV industry over the next few years in countries where there is a significant free-to-air market, with platform operators battling online video aggregators, especially movie providers, for any untapped revenue in non-subscription …