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Rovi Video Continues to be a Global Metadata Market Leader

Posted on September 11, 2015

Rovi Video covers millions of films and programs spanning 70+ countries in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia – more than any other provider. It encompasses multimedia data on 7+ million TV shows, 500,000+ movies and 1+ million celebrities, plus cast and crew bios, photos and content-related imagery.

Rovi’s metadata prominence continues with global expansion, through the addition of TV, movie and celebrity metadata in the Philippines, and new local TV listings in Australia and India. Additionally, Rovi is the only multinational metadata provider to cover emerging markets such as China, Russia and Singapore.

Rovi is continually investing in developing metadata features and augmenting worldwide coverage. Some new offerings and enhancements include:

  • Sports: New descriptive information about sports, leagues, teams and players
  • Support for multiple media categories: Cross-referenced entertainment metadata for video, music, games and books
  • OTT links: In addition to incorporating links from leading retailers and streaming VOD services in the U.S., Rovi Video now includes sources from France, Germany, the Netherlands and the U.K.
  • Images: Rovi has added one million images to Rovi Video

Rovi offers a single database based on a common ID structure with local information for multiple countries. It is the only provider to offer a unified solution of metadata, personalized search, recommendations and natural-language conversation services.

With ongoing market expansion and the introduction of innovative features designed to create better entertainment discovery experiences, Rovi Video continues its metadata prominence across the globe.

 For more information, read the press release.  

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