HITS Spring: Birlasoft, Exactuals, Azure Bring Cloud, Payments Knowledge

Executives from Microsoft Azure, Birlasoft, Exactuals and Blizzard Entertainment will all be on hand May 23 at the HITS Spring event in Los Angeles, offering insights into the latest cloud, compliance and payment technologies for the media and entertainment industry. The mid-d... More

Videocites Launches Re-Streaming Detection Service

AI-based content protection and management services firm Videocites is launching a new service that automatically tracks illegally shared streaming video on social media platforms, covering both live events and theatrical and TV content. The Discover Live service is based on V... More

HITS Spring: AFI, EIDR to Discuss ‘Enabling the Future’

One of the latest groups to join the ranks of the Entertainment Identifier Registry (EIDR) unique ID registry system is the American Film Institute (AFI), and along with its mission to preserve the history of motion pictures, the group’s charged with educating future filmmakers... More

HITS Spring: MicroStrategy to Share Enterprise Analytics Insights

At the May 23 HITS Spring event at the Sheraton Universal Hotel in Los Angeles, Rick Pechter, principal solutions architect for MicroStrategy, will offer attendees ideas on how to modernize their analytical capabilities, in the breakout session “An Intelligent Way to Drive Adop... More

HITS Spring: 5th Kind to Tackle ‘Metadata Endgame’

At the May 23 HITS Spring event at the Sheraton Universal Hotel in Los Angeles, Steve Cronan, CEO of 5th Kind, will show attendees how they can make the most of everything they have, using metadata. “The Metadata Endgame: What is Studio Asset Management?” breakout presenta... More

HITS Spring: Richey May, New Wave Offer Content Protection Lessons

For the May 23 HITS Spring event at the Sheraton Universal Hotel in Los Angeles, JT Gaietto, executive director of Richey May Technology Solutions’ cybersecurity practice, and Rick Nowak, COO of New Wave Entertainment, will take the stage for the breakout session “Maturing yo... More

Microsoft, MicroStrategy Tout Advantages of AI, Machine Learning

NEW YORK – Microsoft and MicroStrategy highlighted some of the advantages of using artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) – as well as some of the lingering challenges to adopting them -- May 15 at the MicroStrategy Symposium, held at Convene’s downtown Manh... More

M&E Journal: NHRA Uses Intelligent Media Services to Speed Efficiency

By Angie Alers, Director of Account Management, Sony New Media Solutions, and Mike DesRoches, National Accounts Organization, Sony Electronics - National Hot Rod Association (NHRA), the largest motorsports sanctioning body in the world, recently came to Sony with a simple requ... More

CDSA Production Security Guidelines Detailed at HITS Spring

The May 23 HITS Spring event at the Sheraton Universal Hotel in Los Angeles will see Lulu Zezza, co-chair of the Content Delivery & Security Association’s (CDSA) Production Security Working Group, offering details on the first-ever content and cybersecurity guidelines for p... More

HITS Spring: Entertainment Partners Brings Digital Food for Thought

At the May 23 HITS Spring event at the Sheraton Universal Hotel in Los Angeles, Darren Ehlers, SVP of product management for Entertainment Partners, will share a simple message: digital has changed everything. His breakout session presentation — “From Files to Data: Digiti... More