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More operator, OTT collaboration needed - study

Tuesday 29 May 2012 | 14:25 CET | News
Over-the-top (OTT) TV services are not yet an adequate alternative to traditional pay-TV, but operators need to prepare for working more closely with the new providers, according to research from Ovum. Its research found that half of consumers with connectible video devices, such as PCs, tablets, consoles, smartphones and smart TVs, are using OTT services to catch up on TV or watch movies. However, these services have yet to displace traditional forms of consumption, with more than half of these users still subscribing to pay-TV services. However, Ovum expects the disruptive impact of OTT

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