Cable & Telecom

4K will make way for 8K by 2020: Juniper Research

HAMPSHIRE, UK - Driven by greater content availability and compatible devices, 4K OTT (over the top) content will finally see mass-market appeal, with adoption set to soar over the next five years, says new data from Juniper Research.According to Digital TV & Video: Network and OTT Strategies 2016-2021, 4K OTT services will attract over 189 million unique users globally by 2021, up from just 2.3 million this year.  In the U.S., this means that 1 in 10 residents will be watching 4K online compared with just 1 in 500 this year.  Connected TV will be the dominant channel, but viewership...