NAB 2019: CDSA Details Guidelines to Secure Film, TV Productions

LAS VEGAS — The first content and cybersecurity guidelines for protecting film and television productions against cyber and physical theft were recently released by the Content Delivery and Security Association (CDSA) and contain everything producers and crew members must know ... More

EY Launches Tech-Driven Wavespace Center

Ernst & Young (EY) has launched a new, immersive innovation experience in Atlanta, one geared toward helping companies transform their digital businesses, via design-based thinking, technology intelligence and deep business expertise. Dubbed Wavespace, the center’s purpose i... More

M&E Journal: Building Trust Across the Partner Ecosystem

By Christine Thomas, Senior Director, Music Partnerships, Former Senior Director, WW Technical Operations & Strategic Initiatives, Dolby Laboratories - The challenge for the media industry is to scale at a rapid pace. We are faced with the urgency to scale as continued introdu... More

NAB 2019: New Technologies Mean New Content Protection Challenges, MovieLabs Says

LAS VEGAS — The piracy landscape is continuing to evolve and new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI) and blockchain are presenting new challenges for content owners and new opportunities for pirates who are out to steal their content, according to Craig Seidel, ... More

NAB 2019: A Deep Dive into ‘Deep Fakes’

LAS VEGAS — Film and TV companies are now facing a new era in which “deep fake” images can fool almost anybody, so content owners must take precautions to protect their brands, properties and talent from being counterfeited and harming them, according to Nonny de la Peña,... More

NAB 2019: Gracenote Digs Deep into Metadata

LAS VEGAS — Kamran Lotfi, director of product, search and discovery, for Gracenote, spends a lot of time thinking about how metadata can make content — and the user experience in finding it — better. His efforts, and the efforts of Nielsen’s Gracenote division, were on fu... More

NAB 2019: Convergent Risks Stresses Importance of Central Incident Response Systems

LAS VEGAS – Media and entertainment organizations could save themselves a lot of headaches if they start using security incident response software within a secure central portal that would enable them to capture, collate, analyze and convert volumes of information and data into... More

M&E Journal: Monetizing M&E Content with Analytics, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

By Erik Weaver, Director of Product Marketing, M&E Solutions, Data Center Systems, Western Digital Corporation - It doesn’t take a trained eye to recognize that the M&E industry is rapidly undergoing digital disruption. Compared to audiences 10 years ago, today’s consumers... More

NAB 2019: Making the Case for M&E as ‘Critical Infrastructure’

LAS VEGAS — Nearly 100,000 people attended this month’s NAB Show. And every single day, approximately the same number of people in places like Russia, Iran, China and elsewhere wake up and spend their days trying to infiltrate your networks, corrupt your data, and steal your ... More

Microsoft Data Scientist: ‘Common Dilemma’ Led to Creation of Azure Automated ML

NEW YORK — Automated machine learning (ML) is at the forefront of Microsoft’s push to make Azure ML an end-to-end solution for anyone who wants to build and train models that make predictions from data and then deploy them anywhere — in the cloud, on-premises, or at the edg... More