Author: Neil PlayBox

WooHoo Upgrades Playout with PlayBox Technology

London, UK, 15/06/22 – PlayBox Technology UK, the leading channel in a box provider for media companies worldwide, has delivered two AirBox playout systems to WooHoo Channel for its broadcast and streaming services in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The new playout solutions deliver full functionality for the popular channel. WooHoo aims to serve the broad…
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Maximizing Fan Engagement with Sports OTT

For sports teams and organisations, the fans are all important. They are a demanding audience, always expecting the highest quality in coverage as well as a wealth of background detail and stories about the players and clubs. In short, sports fans actively want to be involved with their favourite teams and players, and content rights…
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PlayBox Technology at SCTE Summer Lecture Series 2022

Join our COO Phillip Neighbour at the SCTE ® (the Society for Broadband Professionals) Summer Lecture on the 6th of July 2022! Phillip will be delivering a lecture on Content Delivery: Innovation and Imagination. Set against the iconic Mercedes-Benz World in Surrey, the SCTE’s Summer Lecture series will feature lectures and networking with some of the industry’s top talent.…
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Why video streaming is good for government

Government is all about making decisions. Those decisions may be popular or they may be controversial, but they are generally made in an attempt to improve the lives of the population. To achieve their goals, then citizens need to understand those decisions, to see why government departments are acting the way they are. Today it…
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The Benefits of Video Streaming for Education

There is a growing body of research into the benefits of video as part of the education process, at schools and in colleges. To quote just one example, a survey conducted by Kaltura found that 93% of respondents – educators and students – believed that video has a positive impact on student satisfaction, and 88%…
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How to make money from video content

In today’s media landscape, there’s an important question on the top of every broadcaster’s mind: How do I make money from my video content? Before internet connectivity and video-on-demand, the sole method of generating revenue was through advertising on linear television channels. Fast forward to 2022 and the industry couldn’t be more different. Content owners…
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Five steps to creating your own channel with Cloud Playout

Do you have content you want to share? Do you have a market or a community you want to engage? Or do you just have an idea for a new channel? If you tick one of these boxes but have no experience or technical know-how in broadcast technology, the good news is that the whole…
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How to benefit from Streaming as a managed service

You are an organisation – a business, a house of worship, a sports team, even a regional broadcaster or producer – and you are building up a library of video content. You are confident that there is an audience for this content, and sharing it with them will bring them closer into your community, and…
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Getting the most value for your content with OTT platforms

You create content. You might be a production company, or you might be another sort of organisation that owns the rights to something. That could be anything from video marketing materials and how-to videos for a commercial company to sports events or worship leadership. You may already have routes to an audience, but working through…
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PBC Jamaica adds two more channels with PlayBox

London, UK, 02/02/22 – PlayBox Technology UK, the leading channel in a box provider for media companies worldwide, has delivered two more Channel in a Box systems to PBC Jamaica, the public broadcasting service in Jamaica. This will allow PBCJ to boost its educational offering within the local Jamaican population. PBCJ’s aim is to inspire…
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