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IBM Connect Wrap-Up

Last week, we had the privilege of attending IBM Connect 2016. A couple key takeaways we found interesting, if you were unable to go yourself: The future is the cloud. IBM Connections is heading for the cloud at full power, and continues to work with its partner ecosystem to enable smooth transition for customers. Video

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How are businesses really using video?

At the end of last year, we asked more than 250 professionals from all industries, around the globe, how they were using video in their businesses. From that, we compiled the State of Video in the Enterprise 2015 report. Here are some of our top findings: To learn more, download the report.

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Successful DRM in a Changing Video Environment

Streaming video is huge. According to Nielsen, over 40% of U.S. homes use at least one Subscription-based Video on Demand service. We have more devices than ever with which to watch video. As services like Sling TV and HBO’s standalone over-the-top (OTT) service join established players like Netflix and Amazon Prime, the amount of content

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Announcing: Kaltura support for PHP7

PHP 7 was officially released by the PHP team on Dec 3rd, 2015. This post is meant to be a general guide for people who wish to know what PHP 7 is about and what to expect when porting their code from PHP 5.5 to PHP 7, as well as a technical description of our

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Why we’re co-chairing a new IMS Open Capture Standard

In recent years, the amount of rich media – and especially video content – in educational institutions has been growing rapidly. Classrooms are being equipped with lecture capture solutions; schools are choosing to professionally produce instructional media (or offer media lab facilities to assist teachers in producing their own); teachers are increasingly using live video

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How Kaltura REACH video captioning for education can help you

Video in the classroom isn’t the future, it’s Now.  By now we have all heard the statistics for lecture video capture and understand that it is imperative to create high-quality, accessible media. Kaltura has been empowering educational organizations to make it easier than ever to effectively manage rich media assets and ensure accessibility and compliance. Educational

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Why IMS Caliper is so Important

Back in the 2000s, the early days of the LMS, people started to study the relationship between student activity in the LMS and in-class performance. Generally, results showed a reasonably positive correlation between the two. The more rich and engaging the type of activity, the better the correlation. For example, the number and length of

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Perspective on Recent Shake Ups in the Edtech World

As many of us in the ed tech community closely follow the product launches, progress, funding, investment and trends of the sector  – some major news this week from Mediacore and our partners at Civitas Learning this week.  First, Mediacore. http://www.mediacore.com/acquired http://www.timescolonist.com/business/silicon-valley-giant-buys-local-software-firm-mediacore-1.2072635 This one made me scratch my head a bit.  While the news won’t make

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The Shifting Media Landscape at IBC 2015

This year’s IBC has been among the most keenly watched and best attended in history. As always, there were some great product launches and upgrades, however the highlight of the event was marked by the great discussions, panels and presentations about the changing media landscape. Hotly debated at IBC 2015: The mainstream arrival of OTT

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The Next Generation of OTT Video

For the last week and a bit we’ve been incredibly busy with announcement after announcement showing off our latest products and customer launches in the OTT world. With so much going on, we felt a recap was in order. Here are the announcement highlights: Kaltura MediaX: Our new cloud DVR and content discovery module designed