How successful have European broadcasters been in developing sustainable over-the-top (OTT) strategies? At the dawn of the new decade, this question—and challenge—is in the hearts of U.K.’s traditional media companies. It's also one Nielsen addressed head on at the recent New Video Frontier Roadmap conference.
Nielsen at NATPE 2019: Discussing the Growth of OTT and OTA Viewing Amid an Evolving Media Landscape
As consumers seek more compelling content in cost-effective ways, employing over-the-air (OTA) antennas for broadcast TV is growing rapidly. For broadcasters and advertisers, understanding who’s in OTA homes and how they engage with media is critical to understanding the current viewing landscape, which Nielsen discussed at the recent NATPE conference in Miami Beach.
Amanda Tarpey, SVP of Product Leadership - Digital, presented at the 9th Annual VidCon Conference9th Annual VidCon Conference in Anaheim, Calif. Her presentation showcased insights about video viewership, content engagement and the distinct ways consumers interact with television and digital devices.
With SVOD Content Ratings, the market now has an independent, syndicated measurement solution that provides a greater understanding of SVOD content in relation to linear television. In this week’s video, Brian Fuhrer, SVP of Product Leadership, discusses the over-the-top (OTT) landscape and explores insights from Nielsen’s SVOD Content Ratings.
Amanda Tarpey, SVP of Product Leadership-Digital, discusses the growing usage of connected TV devices in the over-the-top (OTT) landscape, how these devices are driving the growth of the OTT market and how Nielsen is measuring audiences to help clients value the viewership through these devices.
Today, we launched measurement of Hulu’s over-the-top (OTT) inventory through Nielsen Digital Ad Ratings. Media buyers and sellers will have the ability to understand and verify audiences across Hulu whether they are watching on their computer, smartphone, tablet or connected TV.
During the 2018 National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) conference in Miami Beach, Fla., Kelly Abcarian, SVP of Product Leadership at Nielsen, presented the state of OTT, including OTT viewing behaviors and the platforms’ growth in local markets.
When it comes to TV, consumers have more choice, flexibility and control over the programming they watch every day; program executives have new ways to reach fans; and advertisers have tools to reach consumers more effectively than ever before. On the measurement side, this new world of television is more complex than it’s ever been, and it requires a measurement infrastructure that can not only cover a wide variety of new technical configurations to meet today’s needs, but also evolve rapidly with the times.
Peter Naylor, Hulu’s senior vice president of ad sales, recently expressed to Megan Clarken, president of product leadership at Nielsen, that independent third-party measurement is imperative in today’s evolving ecosystem.
On April 30, we announced that we’re teaming up with Roku, the popular streaming platform, to enable advertising measurement in the Roku platform via Nielsen Digital Ad Ratings. We will be collecting data for Roku’s 10 million devices, which include their media players and TVs. This...