HITS Connections

May 2 Webinar: ‘Introducing the Trusted Partner Network: One Industry, One Audit’

On May 2 at 11 a.m. PT, the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) and the Content Delivery & Security Association (CDSA) will hold a webinar to discuss the Trusted Partner N... More

IBM CFO: Strength in Security, Cloud Gave Company a Q1 Lift

IBM reported revenue growth in its first quarter (ended March 31) behind continued strength in its cloud and cybersecurity businesses, according to CFO James Kavanaugh. Total re... More

NAB Show: Taksati’s Taylor Stresses Security Measures at Cyber Summit

LAS VEGAS — At one point during his presentation April 8 at the Cyber Security & Content Protection Summit at the NAB Show, Chris Taylor, founder and principle consultant of ... More

Salesforce CTO: MuleSoft to Remain ‘Independent Entity’ After Acquisition

Salesforce sees it as “important” to keep MuleSoft — its most recently announced acquisition — as an “independent entity” that handles integration “for things that ev... More

Live at NAB Show: MESA Members Talk Growth, Cloud Services and Machine Learning

LAS VEGAS — Members of the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) brought a variety of new offerings to the annual NAB Show, covering machine learning, cloud services, an... More

Live at NAB Show: Trusted Partner Network Details Shared at Cyber Summit

LAS VEGAS — The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) and the Content Delivery & Security Association (CDSA) offered up details around their new film and TV content pr... More

Live at NAB Show: MESA Members Talk DAM, Cloud and Security Solutions

LAS VEGAS — Members of the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) brought a variety of new offerings to the annual NAB Show, covering digital asset management offerings, ... More

Live at NAB Show: MESA Members Debut Variety of New Technologies as Show Gets Underway

By Jeff Berman and Chris Tribbey LAS VEGAS -- Cloud solutions, digital asset management offerings, security and content protection technologies and more we’re on hand from mem... More

Live at NAB Show: M&E Defenses Against Social Media Manipulation Discussed at Cyber Summit

LAS VEGAS — Part of what makes humans tick is the belief in social consensus. If everyone’s saying it’s true, then we’re conditioned to believe it’s true. And according t... More

Live at NAB Show: Dolby Touts Latest AC-4 Strides

LAS VEGAS – Dolby is using this week’s NAB Show here to tout the continued strides that have been made by its AC-4 audio compression technology, including the latest news on th... More

M&E Journal: Preview the Hackers: Cyber Experts’ Inside Scoop, Predictions and Leading Actors

By Jonathan Fairtlough, Managing Director, Cybersecurity and Investigations, Kroll - As the daily news cycle churns out story after story, media outlets and the entertainment in... More

Film and Television Industry Launches the Trusted Partner Network

LOS ANGELES – The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) and the Content Delivery & Security Association (CDSA) today announced the launch of a new industry-wide, conte... More

NAB Show: Securing Pre-Release Content in the Cloud Discussed April 8 at Cyber Summit

The importance of forensic watermarking and having all your content security tools available in the cloud will be discussed by Gabriel Cantin, product manager for NAGRA, April 8 at... More

UI Centric: Creating High-Quality User Experiences

Every day, millions of people use digital products on an ever-growing range of platforms. To create digital products that are intuitive and useful across this complex landscape, it... More

NAB Show: New Post-Production Solutions on Tap From MESA Members

By Jeff Berman and Chris Tribbey This is the second of two stories previewing some of the post-production solutions being showcased at this year’s NAB Show in Las Vegas. The f... More

M&E Journal: Seeking Efficiency, Monetization for Content Owners, Distributors

By Steve Rosenberg, COO, Premiere Digital - A decade-plus into digital distribution the marketplace looks as expected, with millions of avails across hundreds of retailers and p... More

NAB Show 2018: MESA Members to Share Storage Solutions

By Jeff Berman and Chris Tribbey This year at the NAB Show, Caringo will be demonstrating how media and entertainment (M&E) organizations “can leverage object storage to g... More

NAB Show: Taksati’s Taylor to Share ‘How to Avoid Making Cybersecurity News’

Just how big a problem cybercrime is today and how much worse it can get in 2018 will be a topic of conversation at the upcoming Cyber Security & Content Protection Summit at the N... More

M&E Journal: Making Movie Magic Securely in the Cloud: A New Wave of Innovation

By Ziad Lammam, VP Product Management and Marketing, Teradici - Hollywood is no stranger to digital transformation. Evolving from silent, black and white films, today’s enter... More

WiTH Leadership Award Nominations Due March 26

The Women in Technology: Hollywood (WiTH) organization, which is dedicated to the advancement of women in entertainment technology, is seeking nominations for its second annual WiT... More