How OTT Providers Can Close the Gap

| June 25, 2019

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Today’s viewers want to sit down, turn on the TV and watch their favorite content — whenever and wherever they like. This ties nicely into the offerings of over-the-top service providers and is driving traditional broadcasters to launch their own OTT offerings. However, delivering content to an ever-growing number of devices while maintaining a smooth and consistent video experience without latency, buffering or image freezing isn’t easy. Delivering a quality of experience (QoE) on par with linear TV broadcast is the goal that OTT operators have long been striving toward.

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PBS is made up of more than 350 local public noncommercial TV stations serving all 50 states, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam and American Samoa. PBS stations reach more than 120 million people each month through on-air and online content.PBS is a private, nonprofit corporation, founded in 1969, whose members are America public Television stations.PBS oversees program acquisition and provides program distribution and promotion; education services; new media ventures; fundraising support; engineering and technology development; and video marketing.

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