HITS Connections

M&E Innovation, Technology Stressed at HITS: Spring 2017

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — Aaron Levie, CEO, co-founder and chairman of Box, foresaw a major shift in how people collaborate and share information, when he got his company off the ... More

Pivotal: Changing the Mindset on Building Software

Think of having a new business idea in the morning, building the software to handle that product during lunch, and launching the new business before everyone clocks out for the day... More

HITS: Spring 2017: MarkLogic, Avanade Execs to Put Focus on Metadata, Smart Content

The CTO of MarkLogic and the technology innovation lead for Avanade will be among those tackling the role data is playing today in making content smarter, at HITS: Spring 2017, bei... More

HITS: Spring 2017: Box, 5th Kind CEOs to Discuss Transformation, Collaboration Tools

The CEOs of Box and 5th Kind, numerous studios execs and the lead developer for MediaSilo will share the latest advancements in collaboration and software tools needed to stay ahea... More

M&E Journal: Unlock the Power of Your Archive With Cloud-Based Asset Management

By Andy Hurt, Wazee Digital - It used to be that broadcast and cable networks commissioned or created programming, pushed it out over the air, and then sent it to an archive, r... More

Pivotal, Cognizant Launch Enterprise-Scale Cloud Adoption Initiative

Cloud-native platform company Pivotal and professional services firm Cognizant have announced a new partnership aimed at enabling large businesses to more quickly adopt and deploy ... More

M&E Journal: Getting Users to Give a Damn About the DAM

Alan J. Porter, OpenText - Wasn’t it a movie that famously coined the phrase “Build it and they will come?” It’s a sentiment that may work as wish fulfillment, but unfo... More

OpenText Gets Lift from Cloud Service in Q3, Eyes AI Opportunities

Growth in cloud services and subscriptions helped enterprise information management (EIM) software firm OpenText achieve stronger results for the third quarter (ended March 31) tha... More

M&E Journal: Profit From Aligning Distribution Readiness Reporting With Avails

Jason Peterson, CEO, and Doug Reinart, Board Advisor, ContentBridge Systems - We easily take for granted the intricacies and complexities that underpin our daily lives. Take, f... More

Okta Touts Importance of Effective Mobile Security Solution for Companies

NEW YORK — “Mobility is critical” to all parts of our lives today and it’s become important to the success of companies as well, but using an effective mobile management so... More

NAB 2017: Security, QC Experts Tout Importance of Risk Management Strategies for Content Companies

LAS VEGAS — It’s in the best interest of content creators to develop risk management strategies that make sense for their individual businesses and that are line with their obj... More

NAB 2017: ISE Talks Threatscaping; Box Looks at Cloud Security

LAS VEGAS — Ted Harrington, executive partner for Independent Security Evaluators, used his time at the Content Delivery and Security Association (CDSA) Cybersecurity and Content... More

M&E Journal: Cloud-Powered Collaboration in the Digital Supply Chain

Stuart Green, CEO, Zoo Digital - In 2006 sales of DVDs peaked, online video retail amounted to renting or selling DVDs through a website, and the concept of ‘cloud computing... More

NAB 2017: Accenture, Deluxe, IBM, RSG, Vistex Tout Services to Help Media Companies Remain Competitive

LAS VEGAS – Traditional video companies have been able to “drive efficiencies” out of their core business models until now, but today they must find new growth areas from dig... More

NAB 2017: ZOO Digital’s Out to ‘Open Up’ Dubbing; FilmTrack to Improve Security, Workflows; Mediamorph Expands its Scope

LAS VEGAS – The big story for ZOO Digital at the 2017 NAB Show was the launch of ZOOdubs, which it says is the entertainment industry’s first cloud-based dubbing platform. ... More

NAB 2017: Wazee Upgrades Digital Media Hub; Prime Focus Unveils Mobile Production Management Solution

LAS VEGAS — Harris Morris, chairman and CEO of Wazee Digital, couldn’t be more pleased with how the technology behind his company’s cloud-native video management and licensin... More

M&E Journal: Digital Disruption: We’ve Seen This Movie Before

Steve Sobel, Salesforce - Publishers who did not adapt their business models, products and processes to the emerging demands of their consumers are struggling—some even have ... More

M&E Journal: A Recipe for Efficiency and Productivity in M&E

Harold S. Geller, Ad-ID - A recipe is a list of ingredients and the instructions that describe how to prepare or make something. In the case of M&E, and in particular advert... More

MESA Members to Debut New Solutions at NAB

(This is the second of two stories previewing what MESA and its members are up to at the NAB Show. The first can be found here) Members of the Media & Entertainment Services... More

MESA Members to Spotlight AI, DAM and Much More at NAB

(This is the first of two stories previewing what MESA and its members are up to at the NAB Show) Members of the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) will be out i... More

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