WiTH Connections

Digital Edition of MESA’s Spring ‘M&E Journal’ Now Available

The full digital edition of the spring “M&E Journal,” examining our industry’s new remote-work reality from all angles, is now available online. Geared toward senior media... More

MESA Member Webinar Week Ahead: June 22-26

A deep dive into better ways to keep your production spending under control by Invenio, a look at how AI can be a huge benefit to help subtitling and translations from Digital Nirv... More

AWS Teams With Synamedia on End-to-End Cloud TV Deployments

Independent video software provider Synamedia has teamed up with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to accelerate adoption of cloud TV services, with Synamedia’s Infinite cloud TV platfor... More

BBC Studios: Localisation Services Shine During Pandemic

During the recent Cybersecurity & Content Protection Summit (CCPS), BBC Studios’ Alex Pickering, content security director, and James Hurrell, head of content operations and loca... More

HITS Live: Signiant Shares ‘Tales From the Trenches’ WFH Insights

The past couple months have witnessed just how adaptable the media and entertainment industry can be, shifting its productions and workflows to work-from-home (WFH) environments an... More

Direct-To-Consumer Platforms are Getting a Boost From COVID-19

Direct-to-consumer streaming services were already seeing significant growth before COVID-19, but their popularity has only soared even more since the pandemic started as more view... More

Eluvio to Tout Benefits of New Content Fabric Offering During May 20 Webinar

All the benefits of content distribution, but without the cloud or a content delivery network (CDN). The ability to reliably move assets globally for live, VOD, and linear channels... More

Premiere Digital Expands Sales, Marketing Team and Hires EMEA Exec for Global Business

Premiere Digital announced the expansion of the organization in Sales & Marketing and emergence into the UK. Seasoned industry executives have been hired to grow, market and build ... More

MESA Member Webinar Week Ahead: May 4-8

A cyberthreat vulnerability and penetration testing run-through with the CEO of edgescan. An OTT innovation showcase from Verizon Media. A pair of media asset management (MAM) work... More

Take the DAM(n) Tour 2020 Presentations Available

Presentations from 17 companies that took part in the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance’s (MESA’s) April 15-16 Take the DAM(n) Tour are now available. (more…)... More

No Vegas, But for Asset Management Specialists the Show Goes On

This week, digital and media asset management specialists (DAM and MAM) would be hosting dozens of media executives and entertainment specialists in guided tours of their products ... More

Whip Media Exec: COVID-19 Social Distancing is Redefining Viewing Landscape

The social distancing being used to fight the coronavirus has led to not only increased TV viewing, including binge watching, but it has redefined the viewing landscape, according ... More

MESA Member Webinar Week Ahead: April 13-17

A fireside chat with the chief evangelist of Amazon Web Services, in-depth SQL server, data warehouse and Internet of Things (IoT) presentations from Microsoft Azure, a long-antici... More

MESA Launches Free Global Member E-Calendar

With in-person events on hold and more companies offering online events to replace them during the pandemic, the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) has launched a compl... More

Cognizant, Microsoft Prep ‘What It Means to Belong @ Work’ Report

Professional services firm Cognizant and Microsoft are gearing up to release a new report in late March, one that examines an often-overlooked question about daily life: what does ... More

Whip Media: More Insightful Data Stands to Help Industry and Viewers

Insightful data that goes beyond traditional viewership metrics can significantly help the industry make smarter content choices and also give consumers more of the type of content... More

NASA JPL CIO Explores Hollywood Similarities With Space Exploration

LOS ANGELES — Randi Levin, CIO for NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL), sees a lot of similarities between the technology needs for Hollywood and for space exploration. And not jus... More

Study: Seattle, Boston Top U.S. Metro Areas for STEM Professionals

With growing demand nationwide for professionals with STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) education (the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics forecasts 9% growth in ... More

Cognizant Adds Sam Club’s Becky Schmitt as EVP, CPO

Cognizant is bringing aboard Becky Schmitt, SVP and chief people officer (CPO) at Walmart’s Sam’s Club, as its new EVP and CPO, beginning Feb. 1. Schmitt will take over for ret... More

WiTH to Hold ‘Competencies for Success’ Workshop Dec. 4

What does it take to be a successful technology professional today? For that matter, what core competencies stand out among top-performing technology teams? What are the difference... More