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Cisco CEO: Company Sees Continued Growth Opportunity with Intent-Based Networking

Cisco continues to see customer acceptance of its intent-based networking solutions that use automation, network analytics and machine learning, and the company still sees a major ... More

Case Study: How Signiant Technology Moves Media for the Winter Games

By Megan Cater, senior manager of digital content, Signiant - Since their inception, the Summer and Winter Games have endeavored to transcend linguistic and cultural difference... More

Microsoft’s Azure Revenue Doubles in Q2

Strong performance in Microsoft’s Azure cloud computing and Xbox video game businesses helped boost the company’s revenue in the second quarter (ended Dec. 31), according to CE... More

OpenText CEO: Magellan AI Platform a Q2 Highlight

OpenText continued to make significant strides with its Magellan artificial intelligence (AI) and analytics platform in the second quarter (ended Dec. 31), according to CEO and CTO... More

More Innovation with Manager+Agents: 4 New Capabilities

By Cory Bialowas, SVP, Product Management, Signiant - Over the past year, we've added several significant new capabilities to Manager+Agents, our flagship solution for automated... More

Technicolor Exec: HDR More Significant for Broadcasters than UHD in U.S., For Now

Technicolor continues to make strides with the implementation of its High Dynamic Range (HDR) technology, as U.S. broadcasters continue to embrace HDR in general more widely than U... More

Sundance Institute Looks to Western Digital

With the 2018 Sundance Film Festival winding down, data storage firm Western Digital is celebrating a major success. That’s because the Sundance Institute has begun using West... More

Scaeva Technologies: Rethinking the Science of Content Protection

Content theft continues to plague the media and entertainment industry. And Scaeva Technologies is looking at new ways to tackle the problem. Steve Curd, president and CEO of Sc... More

Special Report: What You Should Know About Meltdown and Spectre

Widespread news reports about recently-discovered security vulnerabilities known as Meltdown and Spectre have many M&E security executives looking for answers about how severe ... More

CES 2018: Dolby Touts Growing Industry Adoption; Cisco Spotlights Cloud, Security Innovations

LAS VEGAS – At the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Jan. 9-12, Dolby is touting the growing industry adoption of Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision that’s being broadly seen acr... More

CES 2018: CTA Expects Major Growth for AI in 2018

LAS VEGAS – Artificial intelligence will play an increasingly significant role in the technology sector in 2018 and beyond, expanding to new devices and applications even outside... More

Veritone Sponsors AI Exhibit During Its First CES

Cognitive analytics firm Veritone is coming out strong for its first-ever CES appearance. The Costa Mesa, Calif.-based company is the official sponsor of the 2018 CES Artificial... More

ISE, HGST Talk Storage Security at Content Protection Summit

Erik Weaver, global director of media and entertainment market development for Western Digital’s HGST, looks at the storage needs for the industry today, and sees some solutions ... More

Content Protection Summit: NexGuard’s Nakano Looks at Piracy’s Costs

Earlier this year, Nagra, the content protection sister company of watermarking specialist NexGuard, came up with an interesting figure around piracy: Take one out of four people p... More

Convergent Risks: Everything You Wanted to Know About GDPR (But Were Afraid to Ask)

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) represents the biggest shakeup to European privacy laws in more than two decades, but it’s not just European media and entert... More

PwC Survey: Executives See Higher Cybersecurity Stakes

Executives around the world are getting better at acknowledging the risks posed by today’s cybersecurity threats, yet companies at large may still be unprepared to deal with them... More

Content Protection Experts: Owners Need to Improve Screener Process

It’s imperative for studios, networks, indie distributors and other organizations to make their content available to critics, and when sending out pre-release content to those re... More

Content Protection Summit Keynoter Tackles Modern Data Challenges

Victoria Espinel, president and CEO of BSA The Software Alliance, sees the software industry going through more than one major transformation today, one being that software compani... More

Vistex Manager: Simple Contract Management Tools are More Important Than Ever

As the number of non-traditional video content distribution platforms continue to expand, having a set of easy-to-use content and contracts management tools are more important than... More

Box CEO: More Customers Looking to ‘Retire’ Legacy Content Management Systems

Box continued to see momentum in new customer wins during its third quarter (ended Oct. 31) as the company expanded its artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) initi... More