Academy blog

Going 4K – Is the Juice Worth the Squeeze?

By 2020, online video will take up more than 80% of online traffic. That means for every person reading an article, there will be 4 people viewing video through platforms like Youtube, Netflix and OTT services. Making your video content stand out above the rest is already an incredibly difficult task... 

14 Jun

Personalization is the New Frontier for Media Companies

The realm of behavioral analytics technology is a constantly evolving space. This is due to the innovative ways each company is learning more about users. From favorite genre of TV show to how long we normally watch for, the assistance of data collection offers uncomparable amounts of value to a streaming... 

6 Jun

What’s it like working in the Quality Assurance department at NPAW?

We’ve met with three of the six team members ensuring that our software meets the highest requirements to know what it’s like working in their department. Here is what they had to say: Take us through a typical week working in QA A: The job of the QA engineer is a busy job that includes different... 

29 May

The NPAW guide to GDPR

The new GDPR implementation has been a long-winded and tedious process for many companies but so many are still curious as to what it really means for their business. Here’s the NPAW guide to GDPR. What is the GDPR? The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was originally established in 1995... 

25 May

You’ve implemented a multi-CDN strategy, now what?

If you’re running a media services company (or even a high-traffic website) you’re going to know exactly how Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) work and what they do to help put your content in front of viewers. 10 years ago a single-CDN strategy was sufficient in delivering your content. Yes, sometimes... 

14 May

How to handle fraud using overlapping metrics

We’re living in a post-Cambridge Analytica world where tools that can capture and analyze user behavior are in the interest of both Saas businesses and their users. The world of user behavior has been broadcasted to the public and as a result, we’re seeing a great interest from Telcos, media services... 

7 May

Is me and NPAW a great match?

Mirror, mirror on the wall… is NPAW the best one of them all? The cultural match among companies and employees has spilled and it’s definitely still spilling a lot of ink, so I won’t add too many words on this. It has a strong impact on the quality and the length of relationships in the business... 

12 Apr