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Salesforce Execs: Tech Companies Need to Adapt to Survive and Thrive

The journey that technology companies must make today is quite different than what they faced just a few years ago, and they must adapt to the changes and challenges around them to... More

M&E Journal: Virtual Digital Labor for Hire

By Ashish Tikku, Regional Intelligent Automation and Industry Solutions Lead, Avanade - The development phase is over. You’ve got a great script in hand, have scouted location... More

M&E Journal: Storage Performance vs. Scalability: No Longer an Either/or Scenario

By Molly Presley, Director of Product Marketing, Qumulo - Imagine for a moment that you are a studio administrator, managing the editing suites for a major film. Pretty exciting... More

Teradici Report: Companies Overwhelmingly See Importance of Hybrid, Multicloud Strategies

IT professionals at companies across multiple vertical industries now overwhelmingly understand the increasing importance of a hybrid or multicloud strategy -- whether they’ve im... More

M&E Journal: Your Customer Journey Starts With Digital Transformation

By Jade McQueen, Senior Managing Director, M&E, Box - The entertainment industry saw a massive consolidation last year with some of the biggest players joining forces and reshap... More

WD Touts Rugged ArmorATD, My Passport Go

NEW YORK – Western Digital (WD) used Pepcom’s product showcase for media June 20 to showcase its latest products, with standouts including two of its most rugged current offeri... More

AI, Content Protection, Metadata: M&E Day Returns to NYC July 25

Employing artificial intelligence and machine learning. Managing major productions in the cloud. Constant content protection and cybersecurity challenges. The effective use of meta... More

M&E Journal: How ‘Local’ Is Leading the Way Toward a Global, New World in Post Production

By Marcy Gilbert, Founder, CEO, International Digital Centre - Today’s streaming platforms, with worldwide volume and connections, realize that the process of adapting source ... More

12th Annual Media Excellence Awards Accepting Submissions

The Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) is partnering once again with the Media Excellence Awards (MEA), which is now accepting nominees for its 12th annual awards event... More

M&E Journal: How to Benefit from the Digital Media Supply Chain in a Marketing World

By Dave Liu, Principal, Digital Supply Chain Practice, OnPrem Solution Partners - Including time spent sleeping, nearly half of the average American adult’s day — 11 hours ... More

Top 5 Reasons M&E Needs NVMe Now

By Erik Weaver, Global Director, M&E Strategy and Market Development, Data Center Solutions, Western Digital Hollywood has its fair share of name dropping.  But have you he... More

HITS Spring: SoftServe Looks to a Better Recommendation Engine

There is more content than ever out there and it’s enormously challenging for broadcasters to get viewers to watch their content and keep them engaged, so it’s crucial to creat... More

HITS Spring: Blizzard Entertainment Eyes AI, ML to Enhance eSports Content Offerings

Game maker Blizzard Entertainment — which relies on Amazon Web Services (AWS) to distribute content from its popular Overwatch League eSports competitions — will see its Activi... More

HITS Spring: Spark Digital Touts Benefits of Geotargeting

Whether your organization is targeting content within the confines of a physical space or localizing content for global markets, using time and place data to deliver customers comp... More

Akamai: Credential Stuffing Attacks on the Rise

Credential stuffing attacks are becoming increasingly pervasive across multiple industries, especially media, according to Patrick Sullivan, Akamai director of security technology ... More

HITS Spring Presentations Now Available

More than a dozen breakout presentations from top Hollywood vendors at the May 23 HITS Spring event in Los Angeles are now available, covering the latest trends in metadata, cloud ... More

Technicolor, NAB Celebrate Successful ATSC 3.0 Test

Technicolor, LG, two Korean technology providers and others are celebrating today, following a successful field test of ATSC 3.0 in Cleveland, one that proved the next-gen transmis... More

Exactuals Celebrates SAG-AFTRA Success, Entertainment Partners Partnership

Los Angeles-based industry payments specialist Exactuals is celebrating sign-ups for its direct deposit service by many of the 160,000-plus union members with SAG-AFTRA, the compan... More

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 late... 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 (NH... More