In the first half of 2015, spending on subscription streaming increased 25 percent to $2.38 billion.1
At the same time, electronic sell-through,
which involves the sale of movies through
pay-per-content stores like iTunes and Google Play,
rose 20 percent, exceeding $940 million.2
1 Source: Parks Associates, Oct. 2015
2 Source: DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group, July 2015
There is a lot to be gained in this crowded marketplace, and with consumers demanding more and more convenience and personalization, the streaming providers, stores and portals offering seamless, tailored entertainment experiences that encourage discovery and engagement will thrive.
Whether you stream movies, TV shows, sports and music; provide a store with all types of content to explore and purchase; or simply direct consumers to desired content through a portal, Rovi can help you differentiate your services, maximize consumption, increase retention and improve efficiency. Our solutions combine dynamic metadata and advanced search, personalization and recommendations capabilities to power highly engaging discovery experiences that stand out, as options for consumers continue to expand.
According to PwC, more than ever, consumers are demanding high-quality original programming, on-demand convenience, opportunities for binge-watching and access across numerous devices. And, they expect to see highly relevant search results and product recommendations that align with their preferences and suit their needs. With Rovi, streaming and digital media portals can rapidly deploy these features and address unique industry challenges.
Rovi’s streaming and digital media portal solutions are built on our flexible discovery technologies, products and services, which can be combined in countless ways to achieve your specific goals. Components include:
Streaming providers and digital media portals gain a great deal of value from their investment in Rovi, and can:
An industry innovator, Rovi has decades of experience shaping, designing and managing entertainment discovery. We’re unique in offering standards-based technologies that allow integration with third-party services and applications. And, our natural-language conversational capabilities allow consumers to learn more about movies, TV shows, music, celebrities and more using normal, everyday dialogue. Differentiate your services and transform your business with streaming and digital media portal solutions from Rovi.