Creative Collaboration with China Headlines DEG Fall Meeting

DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group’s fall membership meeting in Los Angeles will feature multiple discussions around Hollywood’s creative relationship with China. The Sept. 25 afternoon event will be held at the Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel, and features a special keynote... More

WD Touts New My Passport Ultra Portable Drive at Pepcom Product Showcase

NEW YORK – Western Digital (WD) used Pepcom’s product showcase for media Sept. 20 to unveil a new version of its My Passport Ultra portable drive that’s equipped with USB-C technology. It’s “our first USB-C native portable drive,” Jose Vasquez, WD product marketing... More

Western Digital, Toshiba Memory Partner on 3D Flash Memory Facility in Japan

Western Digital and Toshiba Memory have cut the ribbon on a new facility in Yokkaichi, Japan, one dedicated to the development of flash memory manufacturing, the companies announced. The semiconductor fabrication facility, dubbed Fab 6, began mass production of 96-layer 3D fla... More

Tech Companies Tout Netflix Post Inclusion

For Van Bedient, senior strategic development manager for Adobe, the inclusion of his company’s products in Netflix’s new Post Technology Alliance (PTA) is “a mark of quality, service, and support.” “The creatives behind Netflix’s original content are truly at the ... More

DXC Technology Launches Analytics Migration Factory for Microsoft Azure

End-to-end IT services firm DXC Technology has announced the first-ever Analytics Migration Factory for Microsoft Azure, a new factory model featuring advanced artificial intelligence and machine learning capabilities that aims to help clients garner greater value from their data... More

Tata Communications Launches Specialized Cybersecurity Lab

Digital infrastructure firm Tata Communications has launched a new cybersecurity lab at SASTRA Deemed University in Tamil Nadu in Dubai, with the goal of partnering with other universities to do this same, in order to “build an ecosystem and talent pool to address cybersecurity... More

Box Execs: Evaluating Cloud Vendors for Security, Compliance is Crucial

Evaluating cloud vendors based on their security and compliance capabilities is a must for any business because when you do business with one Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) vendor, you're also doing business with every other vendor they do business with, according to Box executives... More

Cognizant to Buy Advanced Technology Group

The latest company Cognizant is acquiring this year is Overland Park, Kansas-based Advanced Technology Group (ATG), a privately-held provider of customer and revenue management consulting and implementation services focused on the Salesforce Platform, Cognizant announced Sept. 18... More

M&E Journal: Real-Time Actionable Analytics: A Game Changer for Broadcast TV

By Simon Trudelle, Senior Product Marketing Director, NAGRA - We live in a world where information is king, and the M&E industry is no exception. However, there are certain markets, such as broadcast television, that have been slow to adapt to this new “data-driven” world.... More

IBC 2018: CI Plus 2.0 USB CAM Ready to Deliver Pay TV Services Globally

A partnership of major players in the CAM ecosystem, led by Irdeto, announced a productized CI Plus 2.0 USB CAM which is ready for certification. Initially formed in 2017 to support the CI Plus 2.0 Standard, the partnership includes Irdeto, MStar Semiconductor, Inc., SMIT Holding... More