Silverwood Partners has today published a Strategic Analysis of the Media Technology and Entertainment Industry - download here. Highlights of the Silverwood Industry Analysis Include:

  • Consolidation in the Traditional Media Industry
  • Entry of FAANG/Big Tech into Media Industry Has Added Well-Capitalized, Large Players
  • Media Consumption Habits Changing With Shift To Mobile
  • Smaller Number of End-Purchasers For Technology With Data Center Approach to the Business
  • Media Technology Customers Looking for Simplification, Centralization, Efficiency, IP-centric Technology
  • Original Content Booming, Driving Growth in On-Set and Studio Production Technology
  • Steady M&A Activity Around OTT Platforms and Technology
    Consolidation Around Ad-Tech as FAANG/Big Tech and Incumbent Players Race to Develop Deep Personalization for Ad-Targeting
  • Media Market Approaching Step Function Increase in Availability With Autonomous Vehicles and Related Vehicle Media Investment Opportunities
  • Overall Challenging Industry Environment, Particularly for Vendors that are Less Well-Positioned Strategically