Video Technology Sector Overview - Q1 2019

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This blog post examines the different components of the video technology ecosystem. We will illustrate what the categories of innovation are and which categories have the most companies. We will also compare the categories in terms of their funding and maturity.

Video Advertising Platforms and Social Video Platforms Are The Largest Video Technology Categories

Let’s start off by looking at the Sector Map. We have classified 857 video technology startups into 11 categories. They have raised $41B from 1633 investors. The Sector Map highlights the number of companies in each category. It also shows a random sampling of companies in each category.

Video Technology Logo Map

We see that Video Advertising Platforms and Social Video Platforms are the largest categories with 154 companies each. The Video Advertising Platforms category is comprised of ad networks that aggregate the supply of publisher inventory, ad servers that facilitate the delivery of ads, and marketplaces that connect ad buyers and sellers....

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Video Technology Report Highlights – Q1 2019

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Here is our Q1 2019 summary report on the video technology startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

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Video Technology Sector Summary

Video Technology Sector Map

Video Technology Quarterly Highlights

Video Technology Innovation Quadrant

Video Technology Funding Over Time

Video Technology Funding By Category

Video Technology Investors Over Time

Video Technology Exits Over Time

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Video Technology Average Funding Has Been Slowing Down

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For this quarter's funding analysis, let's examine how average funding in the video technology sector is evolving. The graphic below shows the video technology average funding across all deals over time by quarter.

Video Technology Average Funding Deal Size

As the graphic demonstrates, video technology average funding event size in Q1 2019 was at $41M, which decreased by 35% from the $63M last quarter. The average funding size has been on a general upward trend, with the average funding size last quarter about twice as large as it was 5 years ago. The top three funding events in Q1 2019 include a $153M round into Hotstar, a $140M round into CuriosityStream, and a $80M round into Zuiyou.

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Video Technology Report Highlights  – Q4 2018

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Here is our Q4 2018 summary report on the video technology startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

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Video Technology Quarterly Highlights

Video Technology Sector Summary

Video Technology Sector Map

Video Technology Innovation Quadrant

Video Technology Funding Over Time

Video Technology Funding By Category

Video Technology Investors Over Time

Video Technology Exits Over Time

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Video Technology Startup Highlights  – Q2 2018

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Here is our Q2 2018 summary report on the video technology startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

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Venture Scanner Sector Maps (Part 1 of 2)

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Our sector maps are snapshots of emerging technology sectors. They show what the different categories in a sector are and how many startups are within each category. They also present a small sampling of the current startups that are innovating in each category.

We will share our most up-to-date sector maps in a two-part series. Below you will find sector maps for the Blockchain Technology, Energy Technology, Financial Technology, Health Technology, Insurance Technology, Video Technology, and 3D Printing sectors.

You can see the other 8 updated sector maps for Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Marketing Technology, Real Estate Technology, Retail Technology, Security Technology, Transportation Technology, and Virtual Reality here

Blockchain Technology: 12 categories, 1007 companies, $6B in funding

Blockchain Technology Map

Energy Technology: 12 categories, 790 companies, $63B in funding

Energy Technology Map

Financial Technology: 16 categories, 2401 companies, $90B in funding

Financial Technology Map

Health Technology: 22...

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Video Technology Sector Overview - Q4 2017

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As we reported last week, the Video Technology sector has seen a lot of funding and exit momentum over the past few years. Yet what are the different components of Video Technology and how do they make up this startup ecosystem? On our Video Technology research platform, we have classified the companies in the sector into functional categories. This blog post examines these categories and how they compare with one another through a series of graphics.

Video Advertising Platforms Is the Largest Video Technology Category

Let’s start off by looking at the Logo Map for the Video Technology sector. As of March 2018, we have classified 828 video tech startups into 11 categories which collectively raised $35 billion in funding. The Logo Map highlights the number of companies in each category and a random sampling of these companies.

Video Technology Sector Map

We can see from the Logo Map above that Video Advertising Platforms is the largest video tech category with 152 companies. This category is comprised of...

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Video Technology Startup Highlights – Q4 2017

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Here is our Q4 2017 summary report on the Video Technology startup sector. The following report includes an overview, recent activity, and a category deep dive.

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Video Technology Sector Summary

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Video Technology Logo Map

Video Technology Innovation Quadrant

Video Technology Annual Funding Over Time

Video Technology Quarterly Funding Over Time

Video Technology Exit Events Over Time

Video Technology Latest Activity

Video Technology Funding Round Counts

Video Technology Quarterly Category Funding

Video Technology Recent Funding Events

Video Technology Recent Acquisition Events

Video Technology Video Consumption Platforms

Video Technology Venture Investing

Video Technology Category Funding Quartiles

Video Consumption Platforms Total Annual Funding

Video Technology Companies with Largest Funding Amounts

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Future of TV Companies Founded by Year - Q3 2017

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The following graph shows the founding year distribution in the Future of TV sector. The graphic includes data through May 2017.

Future of TV Companies Founded by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of Future of TV companies founded in a certain year. 2011 ranks at the top with around 89 companies founded in that year alone. 2012 and 2007 are the runner-ups with 81 and 75 companies founded in those years, respectively.

We are currently tracking 761 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 40 countries, with a total of $24.9 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV market report.

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Future of TV Funding Trends - Q3 2017

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The following graphs highlight recent trends in Future of Television (TV) startup funding activity. The graphics include data through May 2017.

Future of TV Q3 2017 Funding by Year

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Future of TV startups for each year. 2016 has the most funding to date at just under $4.5B.

Future of TV Q3 2017 Funding by Vintage Year

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Future of TV companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2011 have raised the most funding around $3.7B.

We are currently tracking 781 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 42 countries, with a total of $25 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of Television market report.

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Future of TV Funding by Round - Q3 2017

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The following two graphs summarize the rounds of funding going into the Future of TV space. Please note these graphics are made using data through May 2017.

Future of TV Funding Amount by Round

The graph above shows the total amount of VC funding broken out by round. From 2009 to 2015, we saw a general increase in the overall sector funding, with the total amount peaking in 2016. With the exception of Seed funding and Late Stage funding, all other rounds of funding saw approximately equal amounts during these years.

Future of TV Funding Count by Round

The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by round. From 2009 to 2013 we’ve seen an upward trend that peaked in 2013 and then declined sharply thereafter. Earlier stage funding such as Seed, Series A, and Series B events make up the majority of funding event counts. 

We are currently tracking 779 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 42 countries, with a total of $25.6 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV market report.

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Future of TV Activity by Selected Investors - Q3 2017

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The following graph summarizes investor activity in the Future of TV space. Please note these graphics are made using data through May 2017.

Future of TV Investor Activity Q3 2017

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Future of TV investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by those investors. Major investors into the space include Intel, Redpoint, Greycroft Partners, 500 Startups, and Comcast. 

We are currently tracking 777 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 41 countries, with a total of $26 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV market report.

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Future of TV Exits by Category and by Year - Q3 2017

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The following graphs highlight the exit activity in the Future of TV sector. The graphics include data through May 2017.

Exit Activity by Category in Future of TV

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Future of TV category. The Video Advertising category is leading the sector with 42 acquisitions and 7 IPOs. The Video Consumption category is the runner-up with 31 acquisitions and 5 IPOs.

Exit Activity by Year in Future of TV

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in the Future of TV sector by year. 2014 leads the sector with 49 acquisitions and 3 IPOs, with 2013 and 2012 in the second place with 22 exits each.

We are currently tracking 772 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 41 countries, with a total of $25.3B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV market report.

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Venture Investing in the Future of Television through Q3 2017

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The following graphs highlight venture investing trends into the Future of Television (TV) sector. The graphics include data through May 2017.

Future of TV Venture Investing Q3 2017

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Future of TV category to the number of companies in the category. The Video Consumption category leads in funding at around $9B. Video Advertising leads in company count at around 145. 

Future of TV Average Funding by Category Q3 2017

The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Future of TV category. The Video Consumption category leads the sector with under $110M in average funding per company, followed by the Video Licensing and Video Creation categories.

We are currently tracking 770 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 41 countries, with a total of $25 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of Television market report.

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Average and Median Age by Future of TV Category - Q3 2017

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The following graph shows average and median age in the Future of TV sector. The graphic includes data through May 2017.

Age by Future of TV Category

The above graph summarizes the average and median age of companies in each Future of TV category. The Video Infrastructure category has the highest average age at around 12 years. Video Infrastructure, Video Management, and Video Licensing categories all have the highest median age at around 10 years. 

We are currently tracking 767 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 41 countries, with a total of $25.2 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV market report.

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Average and Median Age by Future of TV Category - Q3 2017

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The following graph shows average and median age in the Future of TV sector. The graphic includes data through May 2017.

Age by Future of TV Category

The above graph summarizes the average and median age of companies in each Future of TV category. The Video Infrastructure category has the highest average age at around 12 years. Video Infrastructure, Video Management, and Video Licensing categories all have the highest median age at around 10 years. 

We are currently tracking 767 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 41 countries, with a total of $25.2 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV market report.

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Where in the world are Future of TV startups? Q2 2017

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The analyses below summarize where Future of Television (TV) innovations are occurring. The graphics includes data through May 2017.

Future of TV Company Count by Country

The above map shows the number of FoTV companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with around 500 companies.

Future of TV VC Funding by Country

The above map shows the amount of total AI startup venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $18B.

We are currently tracking 765 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 40 countries, with a total of $25B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV market report.

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Future of TV Companies Founded by Year - Q2 2017

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The following graph shows the founding year distribution in the Future of TV sector. The graphic includes data through May 2017.

Future of TV Companies Founded by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of Future of TV companies founded in a certain year. 2011 ranks at the top with around 89 companies founded in that year alone. 2012 and 2007 are the runner-ups with 81 and 75 companies founded in those years, respectively.

We are currently tracking 761 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 40 countries, with a total of $24.9 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV market report.

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Future of TV Funding Trends through Q2 2017

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The following graphs highlight recent trends in Future of Television (TV) startup funding activity. The graphics include data through May 2017.

Future of TV Funding by Year through Q2 2017

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Future of TV startups for each year. 2016 has the most funding to date at just under $4.5B. 

Future of TV Funding by Vintage Year through Q2 2017

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Future of TV companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2011 have raised the most funding at around $3.7B.

We are currently tracking 760 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 40 countries, with a total of $25 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV market report.

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Future of TV Funding by Round - Q2 2017

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The following two graphs summarize the rounds of funding going into the Future of TV space. Please note these graphics are made using data through May 2017.

Future of TV Funding Amount by Round

The graph above shows the total amount of VC funding broken out by round. From 2009 to 2015, we saw a general increase in the overall sector funding, with the total amount peaking in 2016. With the exception of Seed funding and Late Stage funding, all other rounds of funding saw approximately equal amounts during these years.

Future of TV Funding Count by Round

The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by round. From 2009 to 2013 we’ve seen an upward trend that peaked in 2013 and then declined sharply thereafter. Earlier stage funding such as Seed, Series A, and Series B events make up the majority of funding event counts. 

We are currently tracking 755 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 39 countries, with a total of $24.5 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV market report.

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