The overarching trend is that traditional tv and movie content rights owners are moving to digital distribution, over the top (OTT) if you like.
So with that, there are macro trends that are taking place:
This is only the beginning of innovation around the digital consumption of TV content.
2. During the pandemic, what are the most important recent developments in your field of business (Brightcove for instance), and what developments should the market be aware of that they aren’t already?
We’re seeing three things:
3. Can audio/video streaming companies in Asia work out a sustainable business model to begin to earn a profit?
4.What in your opinion are the most pressing challenges that inhibit the OTT industry in Asia? What can be done to overcome them?
One challenge is actually starting to fade: Consumers are now equipped to consume your content. (Five years ago, they lacked internet access, money for fees, credit cards and smartphones). Content democratization and access to content is better than ever.
Now, many Asians have good devices and money to pay for content.
Now the challenges are:
5.Tell us more about the session that Brightcove is going to host at the show. What do attendees stand to gain from it?
In the Brightcove hosted session, attendees will gain:
I look forward to seeing you there!
Either way, we have tons of free content on our website at Brightcove.com. And see our own OTT channel, called PLAY TV.
You can also catch the complete interview here:
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