This year's report tracks the progress that broadcasters, distributors and other media companies are making in moving their infrastructures toward next-generation architectures. Download it today for a first-hand account of how nearly 400 media professionals from around the world are tackling both technology and business challenges to gain a competitive edge in a rapidly evolving industry.
Top survey findings:
40% of media companies categorize their current live production and playout operations as all-SDI
60% of media companies have already taken steps toward IP and 20% predict their live production and playout operations will be all-IP within five years
Nearly 70% of survey takers say that have concerns about the readiness of IP standards
Roughly half of media professionals now believe that delaying a move to next-gen architectures poses a significant competitive risk to their businesses
More media professionals agree with than disagree with the statement that the cloud will be a viable and secure environment for hosting mission-critical operations within five years