JW Player Announces the Launch of OTT Apps

Press Release 2 min read | Apr 2, 2019 | newbreed


The company will be launching its custom OTT app offering at the annual NAB Show in Las Vegas.

New York – April 2, 2019: JW Player, an independent video technology company, today announced it will launch a new OTT Apps offering to current and future clients at this year’s National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show in Las Vegas – from April 6 to 11, 2019.

OTT Apps from JW Player will provide current and new clients with a cost-effective and fast way to reach their audiences on connected TVs and mobile devices while providing detailed cross-platform reporting and seamless workflow integration.

“We’re thrilled to launch an OTT product that will get clients up and running in weeks, not months, while also supplying media companies with better reporting and monetization,” said Neil Deiter, VP Global Partner & Product Alliances at JW Player. “Over the next few years, there will be a massive opportunity for media companies to get their content into audiences’ living rooms while controlling their brand and revenue streams.”

OTT apps will be available across Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, and Android devices. The company’s new offering will also empower brands to create customized viewing experiences as well as maximize reach and revenue with industry-leading monetization and audience engagement tools.

Thus far, leading media companies such as Insider Inc. and Gravitas have turned to JW Player to build their OTT products.

JW Player will demo its complete OTT solution at this year’s NAB Show in Las Vegas, NV. The company will be located in the South Hall Upper Level 10121 (SU10121) of the Las Vegas Convention Center.

To set up a meeting with a JW Player representative, please contact the company here.

About JW Player: 
JW Player pioneered video on the web over a decade ago and continues to innovate as the world’s largest network-independent platform for video delivery and intelligence. Media companies including Fox, VICE, Insider Inc., and Univision, in addition to hundreds of thousands of creators of all types and sizes, rely on JW Player to deliver and monetize their content across all devices. JW Player’s massive global footprint of over 2 billion unique devices creates a powerful data graph of unique consumer insights and generates billions of incremental video views. The company is headquartered in New York, with offices in London and Eindhoven, visit http://www.jwplayer.com.