HITS Connections

MESA Smart Content Council Goes Local

MESA’s Smart Content Council has announced a partnership with the Midwest Digital Asset Managers Smart Content Meetup Group to produce a series of educational and networking even... 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

Signiant Sees Increased Large-Scale Adoption of Media Shuttle, Announces New Enterprise Features

Signiant today announced new features for its Media Shuttle™ hybrid SaaS file transfer solution in response to increased demand from enterprise customers. At many of the world’... More

Sigma, Civolution Partner on Watermarking

By Chris Tribbey Sigma Designs, which provides system-on-chip (SoC) solutions for Smart TV and IP-based set-top-boxes (STBs), used the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES... More

Free Research from NSS Labs: Total Cost of Ownership for IPS

By Chris Tribbey As a holiday gift to MESA members, NSS Labs' is offering its report on Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) for intrusion prevention systems (IPS) at no charge. In it... More

HITS Broadcast IT Summit Comes to CCW+SATCON in NYC, Nov. 13

HITS, the Hollywood-based studio IT association, will launch a new broadcast initiative, HITS Broadcast IT Summit, at CCW+SATCON at Jacob Javits Convention Center on November 13. ... More

CenturyLink Launches New Security Blog

By Chris Tribbey Cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions company CenturyLink has launched a new blog, one specifically aimed at tackling cyber security issues. The CenturyLi... More

Data Experts: Put the Consumer First

By Chris Tribbey Melva Benoit, founder of consulting firm The Marian Dupree Group and a 20-year entertainment industry veteran, doesn’t blame media and entertainment companies w... More

Infosys Partners with Microsoft, Hitachi and Huawei on Cloud, Big Data (Economic Times)

India's second largest software services firm Infosys today said it has partnered China's Huawei Technologies to offer enterprise cloud, big data and communication solutions. Infos... More

Box Unveils Industry-Specific Solutions, Allies with AT&T

By Chris Tribbey Cloud storage and file sharing services company Box used its annual BoxWorks confab to unveil a new set of enterprise content collaboration solutions: Box for Ind... More

Box Hooks Up with Netskope

By Chris Tribbey Cloud-based file-sharing company Box has announced a new partnership with Netskope, a Los Altos, Calif.-based cloud app analytics and policy enforcement firm. Th... More

MESA, DEG Partner on Supply Chain Event

By Chris Tribbey Top studio executives and entertainment industry experts will be on hand May 22 in Los Angeles when DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group (DEG) and the Media &am... More

CDSA to Host ‘Cyber-Security = Job Security’ Webinar May 7

On May 7, 11 a.m. to noon (PST), Richard Atkinson, the global director of piracy conversion for Adobe and chairman of the Content Delivery & Security Association (CDSA), will... More

NSS Labs Report Tackles Incident Response

By Chris Tribbey Security research and advisory company NSS Labs has issued a new report (the first in a series) on incident response (IR), discussing current incident response pr... More

[email protected] to Hold Eventually OpenStack Event

By Chris Tribbey The Entertainment Technology Center @ the University of Southern California ([email protected]) is expecting up to 200 attendees March 17 when it hosts the Eventually OpenS... More

SeeQVault Ready for Primetime

By Chris Tribbey LAS VEGAS — Victor Matsuda, chief communications officer for NSM Initiatives, has a reminder for the consumer electronics industry: If it catches on in Japan, i... More

SeeQVault Ready for Primetime

By Chris Tribbey LAS VEGAS — Victor Matsuda, chief communications officer for NSM Initiatives, has a reminder for the consumer electronics industry: If it catches on in Japan, i... More

IBM to Acquire Aspera

By Chris Tribbey Big Blue is synonymous with Big Data. Emptoris, DemandTec, Varicent, Vivisimo, Star Analytics, StoredIQ. All are big data acquisitions IBM has made in just the l... More

10th Annual Digital Asset Management Event Set for Nov. 14-15 in Los Angeles

Leading Digital Asset Management (DAM) executives will gather next week at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza to share best practices and expertise representing all sectors of the dig... More