HITS Exclusives

HITS: Spring 2017: Asset Protection, Streamlining the Value Chain Take Center Stage

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — The day before New Regency’s Leonardo DiCaprio film “The Revenant” hit theaters in 2015, the actor who did the stunt work as the bear in arguably t... More

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

HITS: Spring 2017: Entertainment Partners Talks Security, TiVo Looks at Metadata, AI

The CISO from Entertainment Partners will share the latest tools available to secure the production office while TiVo will bring an expert on using machine learning, metadata and a... More

HITS: Spring 2017: Mediamorph CEO, AWS Exec to Examine VOD, AI

The CEO of Mediamorph will share ideas for streamlining the content value chain, an artificial intelligence (AI) expert for Amazon Web Services will look at how AI is impacting med... More

HITS: Spring 2017: Azure to Share Thoughts on Security, DADC NMS on Content Delivery

Execs from Microsoft Azure and Sony DADC New Media Solutions will look at what it truly takes today to not only enable content for global distribution, but also securing content us... More

WiTH Announces 2017 Leadership Awards Winners

LOS ANGELES — Women in Technology: Hollywood (WiTH), an organization that serves as a catalyst for the advancement of women in entertainment technology, has announced the winners... More

HITS: Spring 2017 Keynotes Redefine IT as Innovation and Technology

The 2017 edition of HITS: Spring — the largest gathering of Hollywood’s brightest minds in the IT community — has announced the names of the two keynotes for its May 25 event... More

NAB 2017: OnPrem’s Sabonjohn Highlights Advantages of Shifting to Micro Services

LAS VEGAS — Using independent, autonomous, modular, self-contained applications – collectively known as micro services -- can revolutionize the digital supply chain, and offer ... More

M&E Journal: Changing Decision Making With Micro Services and Big Data

By Jon Christian, Rachel Kelley, David Liu, Faisal Mahmoud, Steven Sabonjohn - OnPrem Solution Partners - In the past, reporting and data were limited by the storage expense of ... More

NAB 2017: AWS, Dell EMC, G-Tech Tout 4K Delivery, Storage; Prime Focus Technologies Focuses on CREATE App

Underscoring the huge presence that Ultra High-Def (UHD) had at NAB, Amazon Web Services (AWS) teamed up with the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to prov... More

NAB 2017: DXC, 5th Kind Execs Tout Security Tips to Overcome Challenges

LAS VEGAS — Broadcasters and other content creators face many cybersecurity challenges today, but there are various steps they can take to overcome those hurdles, executives at D... More

Nuxeo: Unlocking the Value of Digital Assets

Based in New York, global software company Nuxeo has a singular focus: to be the go-to for companies looking to solve their content, asset and information management challenges. ... More

NeuLion: Making 4K, OTT Delivery Simple

Heading into the 2017 NAB Show, it’s hard to name another company with as much momentum as online video tech product and service provider NeuLion. Whether it’s powering the ... More

WiTH Awards Nominees Announced for May 25 Ceremony at HITS: Spring

LOS ANGELES — Women in Technology: Hollywood (WiTH), an organization that serves as a catalyst for the advancement of women in entertainment technology, has announced the nominee... More

Microsoft Azure: Keeping IoT Infrastructures Secure Presents Challenges

Connecting assets with other people and companies via multiple devices is becoming an increasingly common fact of life for individuals and organizations, but keeping Internet of Th... More

NAB 2017: 5th Kind to Unveil All-New DAM System

Marvel, Warner Bros., Disney, Illumination ... Hollywood’s top content companies have long relied on 5th Kind and its digital asset management (DAM) solutions, using the company... More

M&E Journal: How To Stop Your Data From Driving You In The Wrong Direction

Ramon Chen, Reltio - We live in a world surrounded by data. Whether we’re conscious of it, we make decisions in our every day lives based on discreet pieces of information. Fr... More

M&E Journal: Network DVR: The Better Alternative To Cord-Cutting And OTT

By Eric Hybertson, Evolution Digital - Network DVR (nDVR) is the latest evolution in recording TV shows for time-shifted viewing. Recordable VHS tapes and VCRs gave way to stan... More

Media Execs: OTT, TV Everywhere Creating New Ad Opportunities, Challenges

NEW YORK — The growth of over-the-top (OTT) and TV Everywhere services are creating an increasing number of new opportunities, as well as challenges, for media companies and adve... More

M&E Journal: Addressing Avails Challenges and Solutions in the World of Digital Delivery

Michael Kadenacy, My Eye Media - The concept behind content avails has always been simple: give digital retailers precise data regarding when a video is available to run, where... More

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