Minerva and ContentWise Get Personal with Live and On-Demand Content

 

Minerva Networks, a leading provider of software solutions for connected entertainment, today announces new content navigation, personalization and discovery features of its Minerva 10 entertainment delivery platform, powered by ContentWise’s content search, discovery and recommendation solution.


Client-side recommendations for broadcasters: a new approach

 

Content personalization is currently offered by many two-way TV services (e.g., IPTV, OTT), where the return channel — i.e. the communication from the user’s set-top box (STB) to the service provider — allows a centralized system to identify and monitor the user’s actions in order to generate personalized recommendations.

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ContentWise editorial in Broadcast Pro ME: Helping Viewers and Operators

 

The latest issue of Broadcast Pro ME features an editorial titled “Helping viewers discover content and operators increase sales”. Here’s a link to the online edition:

http://www.broadcastprome.com/2012/01/25/helping-viewers-discover-content-and-operators-increase-sales/

It’s a very high-level piece in which I try to paint, in broad strokes, a …  Read more »