Envivio Becomes Ericsson Subsidiary

by Tom Allen

Ericsson has completed its acquisition of video encoder specialist Envivio (Ericsson to Acquire Envivio). The transaction was completed through the merger of Ericsson’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Cindy Acquisition Corporation, with Envivio. Envivio will now act …

Tags:Ericsson| Large Display Monitor| Mergers & Acquisitions| Vol 22 - Issue 43

Ericsson Writes About Immersive TV

by Tom Allen

Ericsson has published a paper on immersive viewing, covering UltraHD resolution and other enhancements, such as high dynamic range, high frame rate and wide colour gamut. Find it at You can also see …

Tags:4k| Ericsson| HDR - High Dynamic Range| HFR - High Frame Rate| Large Display Monitor| UltraHD| Vol 22 - Issue 43| Wide Colour Gamut (WCG)


Ericsson and TIM present first LTE Broadcast concert in Italy

by Isaac Oburu

Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) and TIM, in collaboration with Samsung and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., presented a previously unreleased live concert of singer-songwriter Max Gazzè, broadcast for the first time in Italy in LTE Broadcast technology at …

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Ericsson Prefers HDR to UltraHD for “More Bang per Bit”

by Bob Raikes

We met up with Matthew Goldman, the Senior VP Technology at Ericsson and had a good chat about HDR and the issues. We also recorded an interview with him, look here for updates when …

Tags:Ericsson| HDR - High Dynamic Range| IBC 2015| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| UltraHD| Vol 22 - Issue 37

Ericsson to Acquire Envivio

by Helen Vince

Ericsson has entered into an agreement to acquire Envivio, in a deal valued at $125 million. Ericsson said that the acquisition will strengthen its video compression position, combining its broadcast and contribution expertise with …

Tags:Ericsson| Large Display Monitor| Mergers & Acquisitions| Vol 22 - Issue 36

Ericsson Receives 6th Emmy for Remote Statistical Multiplexing

by Helen Vince

Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) today announced it will receive a Technology & Engineering Emmy® Award from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for its work in enabling closed-loop statistical multiplexing of geographically distributed …

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Ericsson Consumer Lab Adds Data to TV Trends

by Bob Raikes

Every year, Ericsson commissions a survey on how consumers are using content and video. We were able to get a look at the survey results this year and they make interesting reading. The survey …

Tags:Broadcast Market| Ericsson| Large Display Monitor| OTT Video| Vol 22 - Issue 35

Ericsson: Smartphone Penetration to Reach 70% by 2020

by Tom Allen

In its latest Ericsson Mobility Report, Ericsson predicts that 70% of the world’s population will own a smartphone by 2020. Smartphone subscriptions will more than double, to 6.1 billion. 80% of new subscriptions will …

Tags:Ericsson| Market Data| Mobile Data| Mobile Display Monitor| Smartphone Market| Vol 22 - Issue 23

Ericsson Arranges Special Event And Updates on HDR

by Bob Raikes

Away from the show floor, Ericsson held an event for clients and press in Canary Wharf, the docklands area of London. Simon Frost, global Head of Media Marketing and Communications, said that Ericsson has …

Tags:Broadcast| Ericsson| HDR - High Dynamic Range| HFR - High Frame Rate| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| TV Connect 2015| Vol 22 - Issue 18| Wide Colour Gamut (WCG)

Ericsson Wins Best Paper Award for HDR Compression Analysis

by Bob Raikes

At the recent NAB event, Ericsson won the Best Paper award for its paper “Implications of High Dynamic Range on the Broadcast Chain for HD and Ultra-HD Content” which was based on research done …

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