New Forecast REST API endpoint, macros related to mobile app parameters for RTB, volume related events on HTML5 ad player, next version of contrib-ads (4.x) supported in VideoJS plugin.
Forecast REST API Endpoint to Get the Projected Delivery of All Active Goals
A new Forecast REST API endpoint is available to interact with Ooyala Pulse. This endpoint enables you to get the projected delivery of all active goals, meaning their end date falls within the next 100 days. This was previously possible only by hovering over individual goal progress bars in the Pulse user interface.
- goals with an end date more than a 100 days into the future
- goals without an end date
- goals without ads
- goals with ads that have never been turned on
The projected delivery of a goal is embedded in the goal progress bar and represents the total number of impressions projected to be delivered over the projection period (usually 100 days), including the already delivered impressions. The projected delivery is continuously refreshed through a background simulation on the whole account, forecasting up to 100 days into the future.
Macros Related to Mobile App Parameters for Real-Time Bidding
Information passed in from mobile application should be passed on to DSPs in case of real-time bids, so they can do better matching of bids and provide more tracking information to the advertisers. These macros are described in Appendix D - Pulse Macros.
Volume Related Events on HTML5 Ad Player
- mute the ad player,
- unmute the ad player, and
- get the volume from the ad player.
Next Version of contrib-ads (4.x) Supported in VideoJS Plugin
From version 2.x, the VideoJS Plugin is compatible with version 4.x and higher of contrib-ads, necessary to serve ads in your VideoJS integration with Pulse. A new main version of the VideoJS Plugin was necessary to enable you to upgrade your contrib-ads version, because breaking changes were introduced in version 4.x of contrib-ads.
This release includes the following documentation updates: