Broadcast Business

Turner launches global digital advertising division
Turner International creates digital advertising unit to connect brands with fans, with the launch of Turner International Digital Advertising Sales - T1
Amagi appoints new CEO
Cloud-managed broadcast services company Amagi has appointed former Encompass, Ascent Media, Bharti Airtel and BT executive, Deepakjit Singh, as its new CEO.
Abu Dhabi Media Zone Authority and Saudi's GRTO sign MoU to boost media development
Media Zone Authority – Abu Dhabi and Saudi based Gulf Radio and TV Organization intend to share training facilities in Abu Dhabi and Riyadh and conduct training programmes focused on broadcasting.
Virgin Radio launches in Oman, targets youth market
SABCO Media says global radio operator went on air on 100.9FM on Thursday evening
SES departing CEO joins UAE cybersecurity firm DarkMatter
Karim Michel Sabbagh, who is stepping down as CEO of satellite fleet operator SES, will return to the United Arab Emirates in another CEO role at cybersecurity company DarkMatter.
Anevia acquires video compression expert Keepixo
With this acquisition, Anevia will add Genova ultra-low-latency OTT encoders to enlarge its product range of OTT delivery software.
Viaccess-Orca to demonstrate analytics and monetisation capabilities of cloud TV platform at NAB
At the 2018 NAB Show, Viaccess-Orca will showcase its latest solutions in content protection, data analytics, and immersive video experiences that help shape a smarter and safer digital TV and OTT experience.
DISCOP Dubai Wraps with announcement of new market in Sharm El-Sheikh
As is the trademark of DISCOP markets, a host of deals were announced during 3 days of intense meetings, discussions and networking.
Interview with Nicholas Castaneda, SVP, Sales at The Switch
The Switch, a leading provider of customer-controlled video switching services talks to DS about their plans for NAB Show and the state-of-the industry.