Merrick Kingston

Merrick Kingston

Merrick Kingston contributes broadly to IHS' broadband, connected home, and professional video research. Focusing on subjects ranging from consumer electronics and network infrastructure, to the market for managed media services, his expertise spans connected devices, IP video distribution, service provider business models, and the complex vendor ecosystem that extends from the video backend to the end-user device.

As part of IHS' private consulting business, Merrick has undertaken a wide complement of work with companies from across the value chain, and has experience spanning due diligence, competitive review and landscaping, customer profiling, strategic review, and the assessment of anti-competitive practice.

He holds a BA in economics from Middlebury College, an MSc in Political Economy from the London School of Economics, and speaks fluent Danish, French, and Italian.


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Verimatrix acquires Mirimon technology and team

Content security firm Verimatrix has acquired Genius Digital’s Mirimon engineering team, technology, and associated IP. The Mirimon stack comprises a set of technologies that allow service providers to harvest data from a range of end-user devices, and from operator-managed consumer premises equipment (CPE) in particular. Verimatrix’s Verspective analytics proposition will integrate the technology. The acquisition’s value in unknown. However, given that Genius Digital generated turnover of roughly USD 1.5m in 2015, IHS Markit believes that the deal was modest in size.

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Broadcast & Internet Video Software, Security and Analytics Market Monitor - Q4 2016

The broadcast & internet video software, security and analytics market monitor provides a high level overview of the video software market value and major trends across various technology segments and regions.

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Broadcast & Internet Video Software, Security and Analytics Market Monitor - Q3 2016

The broadcast & internet video software, security and analytics market monitor provides a high level overview of the video software market value and major trends across various technology segments and regions.

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Mobile, Consumer & Connected Devices Media & Advertising Mobile & Telecom
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