Millions of people have been told to stay home. However, while social distancing and isolation continue to wreak havoc on the economy, streaming services is one sector of the entertainment industry that stands to receive a significant boost during this crisis..
The pace of change in the media and technology landscape continues at breath taking speed. And the next 5-10 years will see much upheaval in digital content protection. The flexibility of your business model will become even more business-critical.
My earlier post on “Future-proofing your OTT Content Protection” shows how damaging an inflexible approach can be.
Delivering and monetizing OTT content means you have to make some key decisions. Which security solution, which delivery mechanism, and which devices? When industry standards exist, you can move forward with confidence. But without them, the future can be full of pitfalls.
Cautionary Tale: Veronica Mars
When Veronica Mars premiered via Ultraviolet (UV) in the UK, it was supposed to be delivered via Flixster.