Media Execs to Tackle Data, Analytics at HITS DMA Summit, Oct. 8

Media and entertainment executives have more technologies and tools than ever to help boost the audience and profitability of content across multiple distribution platforms. But al... More

Rovi Comes Out Swinging at IBC; OTT Study Challenges Cord-Cutting Problem

Rovi opened up the International Broadcasting Conference in Amsterdam on Friday with a slew of new announcements, including a new natural language voice solution for content search... More

Box, MESA to Host ‘Producing a Hit in the Cloud’ Webinar Sept. 2

By Chris Tribbey Last year the popular rock band Foo Fighters did something pretty unique. Visiting eight American cities (Austin, Chicago, Los Angeles, Nashville, New Orleans, N... More

Allant Group: Improving the Ad Experience

By Chris Tribbey Allant Group has been around for 30 years, first starting off as a pure marketing services company, with a focus on marketing databases, analytics and customer re... More

FilmTrack Launches Partner Portal Metadata Solution

Intellectual property management software company FilmTrack has launched a new Aspera-enabled end-to-end asset ingestion and workflow tool, dubbed Partner Portal. The new offering... More

Civolution Completes Teletrax Sale, Turns Focus to Watermarking

Automated content recognition tech company Civolution has completed the sale of its TV analytics and TV synced ads business, Teletrax, to 4C, a Chicago-based data science software ... More

Infor Adds New Alliances to Bolster Enterprise Asset Management Network (SCN)

Infor, the industry cloud company, has announced announced new alliance partnerships with Advoco, Inc. and YES Energy Source. As members of the Infor Partner Network, both organiza... More

LAIKA Executive Touts Switch to Hightail

During LAIKA’s first two films (“Coraline” in 2009 and “ParaNorman” in 2012) the main way the Oregon-based stop-motion animation studio went about sharing video files amo... More

Rovi Makes Metadata Offering a Standalone Service

Rovi Corp.’s metadata service, Rovi Knowledge Graph, is now available as a standalone service, the company announced May 5, a response to pay TV and broadband operators desire to... More

Experts: The Rewards and Frustrations of Metadata

Having thorough metadata surrounding your content seems like a must nowadays. But hearing from Greg Smith, GM of ad services for Deluxe, making metadata actually work for your cont... More

Librarians: Make Metadata Automatic

No metadata strategy survives first contact with the user. That was the message from a diverse panel of data librarians at the recent Metadata Madness East conference in New York.... More

M&E Journal: What is Smart Content? (And why should you care?)

By Guy Finley, Executive Director, MESA From M&E Journal Winter 2014-15 What is Smart Content and why should you care? This was the opening comment I posed to a recent asse... More