Covid-19 has accelerated growth in industries — such as videoconferencing — that keep people together virtually while they stay further apart physically. Such industries are helping to keep services like health care, business offices, and classrooms operating while people stay at home.
Underlying videoconferencing is the $6.1 billion software as a service market that supports video publishing and distribution.
If you want to invest in this industry, you could consider shares of Boston-based Brightcove — other big tech companies like Microsoft compete here but this software market is not a significant portion of their revenue. or you could wait to see whether Manhattan-based Kaltura files for an IPO. At this point, Brightcove’s extremely slow growth does not make me interested in its shares.
(I have no financial interest in the securities mentioned).
Video Streaming Software Market: Small But Expected To Grow
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