News of Note—Accenture, Brightcove, Conviva, Ooyala and Ultra HD Forum

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Here are some other stories we're following today:

> Mediaset has extended its collaboration with Accenture through a multiyear agreement to use Accenture Video Solution. Release

> Brightcove and Evergent are working with BBC Studios to let the broadcaster integrate and authenticate its BBC Player products with telecommunications providers globally. Release

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> Conviva announced the launch of its Ecosystem Module, an enhancement to the company's Video AI Alerts technology. Release

> Ooyala will provide extended support for the Interoperable Master Format with the Ooyala Flex Media Platform. Release

> The Ultra HD Forum released a major Phase A Guidelines update on Friday. Release

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