The people who brought you live online coverage of Olympics, Tiger Woods’ epic U.S. Open win, the Republican and Democratic National Conventions, Oprah’s web casts and the presidential debates share tales from the trenches today at NewTeeVee Live.
- Tom Morgan, Chief Strategy Officer, Move Networks
- Eric Schmidt, who runs Microsoft Silverlight’s monetization and adoption efforts
- Mark Taylor, SVP, Level 3 Communications
- Alex Withers, Director of Digital Media for USGA
Om: Live video is exploding on the web so let’s talk about the business and economics of live video. The cable and telephone companies like to talk about live video breaking the Internet. But today, do you think Oprah can bring the network down?
Morgan: In the old days it might have, but with new CDNs the capacity to scale the business and grow the business is growing exponentially. Read More about Live Webcasts of Major Events: The Inside Story