Archive | December 7, 2011

Blackmagic Design Acquires Teranex

7 Dec

Blackmagic Design has acquired Teranex Systems Inc. from Jupiter Systems, a Hayward, Calif.-based developer of display wall processors. Teranex is a developer of high performance video processing products for the post production and broadcast industries. Teranex, headquartered in Orlando, Fla., is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Blackmagic Design. This is the third time Teranex has changed hands since its launch in 1998. Price was not disclosed.
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Adobe to Acquire Efficient Frontier

7 Dec

Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Efficient Frontier, a leader in multi-channel ad buying and optimization. Adobe solutions are central to how digital marketing and advertising is created, managed, executed, measured and optimized. Adobe currently captures approximately five trillion digital transactions per year for more than 5,000 customers, including many of the world’s largest advertisers, publishers and advertising agencies.

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Liberty Interactive Q3 Revenue Up 8%

7 Dec

“QVC continued to produce solid results, in a challenging macroeconomic environment with particularly strong performance in Japan and Germany,” stated Greg Maffei, Liberty Interactive President and CEO. “We were very pleased to complete the split-off of Liberty Capital and Liberty Starz on September 23rd, making Liberty Interactive a standalone company. And we took advantage of the soft equity markets and agreed to increase our stake in HSN and repurchased almost $173 million of Liberty Interactive stock.”

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Video Analytics Will Become a $900 Million Market by 2016

7 Dec

The video analytics market is expected to grow by 21% year-over-year (YoY) in 2011. This surge in demand will drop to a more sustainable growth of 13.9% in 2012 and will stabilize at near 11% YoY growth at the end of 2016, driven by the emergence of innovative use cases such as business intelligence (BI) tools and the maturing of product offerings.

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