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Wazee Digital, Paladin Partner to Bolster YouTube Rights Management

Wazee Digital, a provider of cloud-native video management and licensing services, has announced a technology partnership with Paladin, the enterprise platform for next-generation... More

Evolution Digital Taps Conax for eVUE-TV DRM

Evolution Digital, which offers integrated IP hybrid devices and IP video solutions, has inked a deal with content security firm Conax, to integrate Conax’s multi-DRM solution fo... More

M&E Journal: HDR’s Potential as a Revolution for Content Protection

By Harrie Tholen, NexGuard — Piracy has long plagued the content industry, from camcorder-toting movie theater attendees to re-streaming and torrent networks. The Motion Pict... More

M&E Journal: You Play It, You Pay For It

By Tony Rodriguez, Digimarc - Copyright: The primary form of protection that empowers and safeguards artistic creativity. Creators of “original works of authorship” are pro... More

Marvell Looks to NexGuard for Forensic Watermarking Solutions

NexGuard, a Kudelski Group company and the leading provider of forensic watermarking technology and solutions, today announced the integration of its forensic watermarking into the... More

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Acquires Intelligent Security Firm

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has acquired Sunnyvale, Calif.-based Niara Inc., a security technology firm that works in the emerging User and Entity Behavior Analytics (UEBA) ma... More

GrayMeta Launches Updated Iris Software Suite

GrayMeta’s Iris software suite, the company’s studio-grade media player and quality control solution, has gotten an upgrade, with metadata specialist offering new Iris 4K-HDR, ... More

ZOO Digital Passes 150 Million Subtitle Mark

ZOO Digital announced Jan. 24 that it’s delivery of multilingual subtitles for those in the TV and movie business has hit the 150 million mark, a major milestone for the company... More

Oracle’s Out to Boost Cloud Innovation with Expansion of Startup Accelerator Program

Oracle is expanding its Startup Cloud Accelerator program to seven new regions as part of its ongoing efforts to “fuel cloud-enabled innovation” globally, the company said Jan.... More

AT&T, Nielsen Sign Multi-Year Deal to Use Set-Top Box Data for Ratings Measurement

AT&T has signed a multi-year deal with Nielsen calling for set-top box data from connected homes subscribed to AT&T’s DirecTV and U-verse services to be included in Niels... More

Vast Media VR Round-Up: Golden Globes, ‘Star Trek’

Here’s a run-down of recent virtual reality-related entertainment items, via Berlin-based research and consulting company Vast Media. For the 2017 Golden Globes, entertainment... More

Teradata Offers Database on Microsoft Azure

Analytics solutions company Teradata has launched Teradata Database for Microsoft Azure, with the goal of offering clients more cloud-based options for Teradata’s software. The c... More

CES 2017: NexGuard Looks to the Future of Distribution; Accenture Tackles AI

LAS VEGAS — Hollywood studios have long toyed with the idea of premium VOD — releasing new theatrical content early in the home — and some like Universal Studios have even ex... More

CES: Dolby Vision Gets a Boost; Dell Does eSports

LAS VEGAS — Dolby Vision, the company’s high-dynamic range (HDR) video technology, has already been included on more than 80 major studio titles for streaming services. Beginni... More

LG Partners with Amazon, Dolby, Technicolor

LAS VEGAS -- LG Electronics partnered with Amazon, Dolby and Technicolor on some of the new appliances and 4K Ultra High-Def (UHD) TVs that it introduced at a Consumer Electronics ... More

Adobe Marks Five Years in TV Everywhere Space

While most media and entertainment service providers are closing out the year by focusing on what’s around the corner, Adobe chose to use the last week of 2016 to look back. And ... More

Vast Media VR Round-Up: Moon Landings, Award Shows and Amazon

Here’s a run-down of recent virtual reality-related entertainment items, via Berlin-based research and consulting company Vast Media. A&E and VR production company VOKE teamed... More

Accenture Powers Video Analytics for Group M6 Companies

Global professional services company Accenture has had M6 Publicité and M6 Web, subsidiaries of French firm Group M6, sign on to use Accenture’s new Advanced Video Analytics ser... More

Fox Sports SVP: VR Here to Stay

The Dec. 10 MLS Cup marked yet another first for Fox Sports and its virtual reality endeavors, with the network not only marking the first time the league’s championship game has... More

Box at CPS: Adopt a ‘Zero Trust’ Mindset

Joel de la Garza, chief security officer at Box, knows what media and entertainment companies are going through when it comes to securing their content during its complete lifecycl... More

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