During the 2018 National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) conference in Miami Beach, Fla., Kelly Abcarian, SVP of Product Leadership at Nielsen, presented the state of OTT, including OTT viewing behaviors and the platforms’ growth in local markets.Continue Reading
When it comes to TV, consumers have more choice, flexibility and control over the programming they watch every day; program executives have new ways to reach fans; and advertisers have tools to reach consumers more effectively than ever before. On the measurement side, this new world of television is more complex than it’s ever been, and it requires a measurement infrastructure that can not only cover a wide variety of new technical configurations to meet today’s needs, but also evolve rapidly with the times.Continue Reading
Peter Naylor, Hulu’s senior vice president of ad sales, recently expressed to Megan Clarken, president of product leadership at Nielsen, that independent third-party measurement is imperative in today’s evolving ecosystem.
On April 30, we announced that we’re teaming up with Roku, the popular streaming platform, to enable advertising measurement in the Roku platform via Nielsen Digital Ad Ratings. We will be collecting data for Roku’s 10 million devices, which include their media players and TVs. This collaboration is an industry-first for over-the-top (OTT) devices, as […]Continue Reading