HITS Connections

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

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: di... More

M&E Journal: Small Is Beautiful and Profitable

By Shubham Choudhury, M&E Consulting Lead, Cognizant - 2007 was a pivotal year for the M&E industry. Apple launched the iPhone. Netflix launched its streaming video service. Twi... More

Akamai CEO: ‘Rapid Growth’ of Company’s Cloud Security Business Gave it Q1 Boost

The “continued rapid growth” of Akamai’s Cloud Security Solutions business provided the company with a major lift in its first quarter (ended March 31), according to CEO Tom ... More

NAB 2019: Signiant CMO Sees a Hybrid-Cloud (and Multi-Cloud) World

By Jon Finegold, Signiant CMO - Before we completely settle after the whirlwind of NAB, I wanted to share a few reflections on this year’s show. It’s always interesting to h... More

M&E Journal: Resurrecting Your Zombie Content Archive

By Dan Keldsen, Director of Customer Innovation, Wasabi Technologies - In Hollywood and around the world, it’s the Golden Age of Online Video, with a seemingly endless appetit... 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... 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 indust... More

NAB 2019: GrayMeta Turned Attendees’ Eyes to Iris, Curio Solutions

LAS VEGAS — GrayMeta used NAB to tout its latest Iris and Curio solutions, including Iris Cloud and a GrayMeta Curio extension for Adobe Creative Cloud. “Our main focus at t... More

NAB 2019: TiVo Eyes ATSC 3.0; Deluxe One: Automation Made Easy

LAS VEGAS — ATSC 3.0, the next-gen, over-the-air digital broadcast standard, is still in its early days. But already TiVo is looking at how to give owners of its hardware access ... More

NAB 2019: Google Cloud Makes AI Deployment Easier, Partners with Viacom

LAS VEGAS — Google Cloud announced both new partnerships and new tech advances at the NAB Show, with Viacom looking to Google to automated content tagging, discovery and intellig... More

NAB 2019: Sony Spotlights New AI-Based Video Analytics, New 4K HDR Camera System

LAS VEGAS — Sony’s significant presence at NAB this week included announcements on multiple service and product fronts, including the introduction of new artificial intelligenc... More

NAB 2019: Akamai Study Details Credential Abuse; Has 8K Arrived?

LAS VEGAS — Content delivery network specialist Akamai kicked off the NAB Show with a new report detailing wide-ranging credential abuses against online video and music streaming... More

NAB 2019: Qumulo’s Hybrid Storage Platform; ThinkAnalytics Focused on Data, Information Science; Teradici Shows PCoIP Protocol Enhancements

LAS VEGAS — Qumulo used NAB to introduce a new hybrid storage platform that it said delivers significant increases in read performance and storage density over previous offerings... More

NAB 2019: Cloud Solutions in the Spotlight

This is the second of two stories previewing some of the cloud solutions being showcased at this year’s NAB Show in Las Vegas. Read the first story here. Members of the Media ... More

M&E Journal: How Advanced MAM and Storage Can Help Monetize Content

(Avid will showcase its solutions April 8-11 at the NAB Show, booth SU801) By David Colantuoni, Vice President of Product Management, Avid - The explosion of content creation... More

NAB 2019: MESA Members to Show Off New Workflow Solutions

By Jeff Berman and Chris Tribbey – This is the third of three stories previewing some of the new workflow solutions being showcased at this year’s NAB Show in Las Vegas. The... More

NAB 2019: ZOO Digital to Launch Cloud Localization Innovations

ZOO Digital is bringing a number of new offerings to the 2019 NAB Show, including the launch of its ZOOstudio ecosystem, a service ecosystem that aims to simplify localization for ... More

NAB 2019: Wasabi to Share Cloud Storage Innovations

When MySpace announced March 18 that a botched server migration had resulted in the loss of 12 years’ worth of music uploaded to the site, the team at storage firm Wasabi could o... More