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Rogers Media to Tackle DRM, Content Protection in Nov. 15 Webinar

Digital rights management (DRM) has long been employed to protect studio content, but using DRM to protect the live streams of sports and other live events is a different beast alt... More

PwC: The Content Discovery Challenge is Real

More than half of consumers (55%) are looking for a new TV show or movie to watch at least once per week, 83% are looking a few times each month, and nearly two thirds are struggli... More

Avid CEO: Strong Demand for MediaCentral Platform Continued in Third Quarter

Continued strong demand for Avid Technology’s MediaCentral cloud-enabled media workflow platform provided a lift for the company’s results in the third quarter (ended Sept. 30)... More

Aspera, NexGuard: Watermarking’s Increasingly Important, But Not All Solutions are Created Equal

A growing number of media and entertainment companies are using watermarking as part of their security initiatives to combat piracy, but not all watermarking solutions are able to ... More

Keynote Speakers Announced for Dec. 6 Content Protection Summit

When industry leaders from major studios, networks and the content protection community gather Dec. 6 at the Marina del Rey Marriott in Los Angeles for the eighth annual CDSA Conte... More

LiveTiles CEO: Empowering End Users in the Digital Workplace

In just a short couple of years, New York-based LiveTiles has grown from a small start-up to a global software tech power, with the company’s offerings being employed by huge bra... More

TiVo CEO: Company’s Made ‘Significant’ Progress on Product Growth Initiatives

It’s still early days for new TiVo opportunities including Internet Protocol TV (IPTV) solutions, but the company is making major strides on them, according to CEO and president ... More

Ooyala: The Importance of Providing Transparency Via Analytics

Getting content online isn't the big problem for content companies anymore. Rather, it’s making sure they’re getting the most bang for their buck — monetizing their catalogue... More

M&E Journal: A Nuanced Approach to a Powerhouse Consumer Base

By Greg Boyer, Partner, U.S. Entertainment and Media Advisory Practice, PwC - You know which language feels right...” This boldly stated voice-over resonates in Xfinity’s l... More

Digimarc CEO: Interest in Digimarc Barcode Growing Among Retailers

A growing number of retailers are expressing interest in Digimarc Barcode as the technology company continues to roll out Barcode to existing retail customers including Walmart, ac... More

HITS Fall: Premiere Digital Founder Looks to Reduce Your Errors

When it comes to errors regarding your content avails, you’d think the problems would be mostly isolated with your deep library. You’d think wrong, according to Erik Anderson, ... More

HITS Fall: Azure, Sohonet Tout Benefits of Cloud Bursting, Remote, Real-Time Collaboration

As media and entertainment (M&E) companies increasingly turn to the cloud for their content distribution and storage needs, remote, real-time collaboration and cloud bursting are a... More

HITS Fall: Blockchain Presents Opportunity for M&E Industry, DXC Exec Says

Blockchain technology provides a good opportunity for the media and entertainment industry to overcome security and other challenges facing the Hollywood supply chain, according to... More

NAB Show New York 2017: Dell EMC Touts Canvas; Ooyala Spotlights Flex

NEW YORK — Dell EMC, Ooyala and Prime Focus Technologies were among the many members of the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) that showcased their latest products an... More

HITS Fall: Keynote Speaker Stresses Innovation That Disrupts

LOS ANGELES — Annie Jacobsen, a journalist, bestselling author, and Pulitzer Prize finalist, once had the opportunity to interview American physicist Charles Townes, the inventor... More

HITS Fall: Premiere Digital Looks at the Distribution Data Challenge

LOS ANGELES — Steve Rosenberg, chief commercial officer for Premiere Digital, looks at today’s worldwide digital distribution landscape for media and entertainment, and sees so... More

HITS Fall: AI, Machine Learning, and Learning How to Say ‘No’

LOS ANGELES — When it comes to machine learning and artificial intelligence and their impact on the future of jobs humans currently handle, Robert Brown, associate VP of the Cogn... More

M&E Journal: Netflix and Amazon Go Global: The Impact of Content Localization on Video Streaming

By Steven Herrera, Consultant, Zaszou, LLC - When Netflix and Amazon first introduced their video streaming offerings about 10 years ago, they presented alternatives to traditi... More

HITS Fall: Cast & Crew, Premiere Digital to Offer Data Insights for a Changing Hollywood

When more than 500 studio leaders and their technology partners gather Oct. 18 at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles for the annual HITS Fall event, among the sessions the... More

Caringo Product Manager: Not All Storage Solutions Created Equal

There are many vendors selling on-premises, hybrid and cloud-only storage solutions, of course. But not all of them are created equal and different organizations have different sto... More