Entertainment and Media
The pervasiveness of media in business is a reality today, redefining the way organizations interact and engage with customers in a way not imagined in the previous decade. Business are gaining the ability to enable cross-platform repurposing and monetization of digital content, creating an extended economy based on television, video, advertising, publishing, mobile and the Internet. Innovation in technologies and system integrator partnerships is crucial to expand growth potential globally.
Frost & Sullivan’s Digital Transformation research and consulting programs look at the advent of newer technologies and their impact on organizations, disrupting old processes and enabling a new horizon of opportunities for companies to turn around old, fragmented business segments into a transformed consumer-centric service approach. Our digital media coverage spans all products and services in the content value chain-- from content acquisition to processing, management, delivery, protection, monitoring, analytics and customer experience.
We work closely with the world’s largest media networks, publishers, agencies, service operators, as well as technology providers and start-ups to help them find their footing in this sea of change. Tailored, customized solutions provide clients with the best strategies for growth, supported by the right key data points researched to meet the client’s needs and the specific engagement. Our research spans broadly across the sector and provides deep insights into specific markets in the most significant areas of IT and the digital media industry.
26 Sep 2018  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
Market Growing with Rising Connectivity, Strategic Bundling and Influx of Regional Content
The OTT video market in the MENA region is at the cusp of mass adoption owing to the ever-expanding internet connectivity and smartphone usage. The market is still evolving in terms of content offerings and business models as the region hosts a diverse demography. However, the volatile geopolitical situation has dampened socioeconomic progress in t...
26 Sep 2018  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
OTT Video Market Gaining Traction, While Pay TV Subscriptions Shrink on the Back of Geopolitical Crisis
This study recounts the evolving video industry in MENA with the uptake of online video streaming, rise of HD channels and a sluggish Pay TV market. Media companies are plagued by falling advertising revenues, a rich free-to-air (FTA) offering and the additional pressure to launch OTT services to remain competitive in this environment. Global OTT p...
05 Jan 2018  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
An Analysis of the OTT Market Trends, Key Competitors, New Entrants, Latest Technology and Influx of Investment
This executive brief is one of a series that gives a summary of all the latest developments and industry updates from 2017. It includes major OTT platforms, new entrants, latest features unveiled, service expansion, partnerships and collaborations between content owners, producers, telecom operators, smartphone OEMs, distributors, OTT platforms, et...
04 Jan 2018  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
Competition Intensifies on the Back of Content Strategies to Tap into $3 Billion Market Potential
The OTT video market in India is gradually becoming a mainstream entertainment destination in the midst of growing Internet users. With the rapid commoditization of data and the ongoing price wars, online video streaming is a more feasible option today than ever before. This has led to the influx of many global, local, and independent platforms in ...
27 Dec 2017  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
Over-the-Top (OTT) Video Executive Brief on Highlights of the Industry, India, April–September, 2017
An Executive Brief of the Latest Platforms, Content Strategies, Funding Rounds and Partnerships in the Indian OTT Video Ecosystem
This executive brief is a summary of all the latest developments and industry updates from April to September 2017. It covers major Over-the-top (OTT) platforms, new entrants, latest features unveiled, service expansion, partnerships and collaborations between content owners, producers, telecom operators, smartphone OEMs, distributors, OTT platform...
09 Nov 2017  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
Market Heading for a Massive Reshuffle with Digitization and New Mandates to Encourage Subscription to Paid Services
The Pay TV services market in India is undergoing an overhaul with landmark mandates like digitsation, GST and demonetisation having manifold implications on the services. The herculean task of migrating the leagcy TV viewers in the country to digital and pay TV subscribers will define the future of the television industry. A social revolution in t...
28 Sep 2017  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
Argentina at the forefront of converged services; Brazil to be adoption pioneer in the next 5-years; Colombia’s high smartphone use can popularize tri
The Industry Docket gauges the business opportunity for converged media services in Latin America, identifying the hottest markets for investment and scope for near term IPTV launch. It formulates a go-to-market strategy to penetrate such markets leveraging existing telecom and pay TV operators. The potential challenges of establishing triple-play ...
22 Sep 2017  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
Media Companies to Increase Technology Spending to Drive Hybrid Video Service Delivery and High-quality Transmission
Scope of the Study This research study includes the following segments: Scope: broadcast trends, regional adoption index, technology solutions, live streaming, cloud adoption, compression standards, transcoding solutions, and content protection Geographic scope: Middle East, Levant, and GCC Key Questions Answered Who are the key technology ve...
24 May 2017  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
Customer Experience is the Center of Focus with Analytics and Mobility in the Background
Frost & Sullivan (F&S) determines digital enterprise transformation as a set of activities that will reform business processes, empower stakeholders and provide new revenue models using digital technologies (such as Social Media, Mobility, Big Data and Analytics, Cloud technologies, IoT & Automation, and Cyber Security) and by embracing new digital...$4,950.00
26 Apr 2017  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
India’s retail industry is flourishing and accounts for 22 percent of the country’s GDP. The penetration level of modern retail which is 8-10 percent currently is expected to increase six-fold from US $27 billion in 2014 to US $220 billion in 2020. It is observed that retailers are increasingly integrating both offline and online presence throu...