HITS Exclusives

Final Program Set for May 27 Hollywood Innovation and Transformation (HITS) Live

A world-class team-building keynoter, a collection of industry experts on the impact of COVID-19 on the entertainment industry, a dozen of Hollywood’s vendors on how they’ve ad... More

Best-Selling Team-Building Author Robyn Benincasa to Keynote May 27 HITS Live

With the COVID-19 pandemic forcing entire media and entertainment teams to work remotely, managers are facing more than technological and organizational hurdles … they’ve lost ... More

Microsoft Azure’s Sloss Details the Tools Needed for the ‘New Normal’

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, would studios even remotely consider allowing their most valuable content assets be almost completely worked on, well, remotely? Joel Sloss, senior... More

Digital Nirvana Webinar: Leveraging AI, Cloud for Caption Generation

An enterprise-level, cloud-based web app for producing transcripts, captions and translations, backed by artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies, and ge... More

Sony Ci Helps Solve Real-Time WFH Collaboration: CBS News, WGBH, Sony Pictures

Achieving real-time work-from-home (WFH) collaboration is more important than ever for media and entertainment organizations. Using the Sony Ci cloud-based platform can significant... More

Dubbing in Lockdown: Virtual Dubbing Studios and Business Continuity

By Gordon Doran, President, ZOO Digital - The COVID-19 pandemic has shaken the traditional dubbing industry to its core. Recording studios around the world are in lockdown, leav... More

CBS News, WGBH, Sony Pictures to Talk Cloud Solutions April 30

Remote work has upended many things for some media and entertainment companies. But long before the ongoing pandemic, some early adopters were already using cloud-based tech soluti... More

The Finish Line Drives Home Importance of Remote Production

By Lee Griffin, Director of Product Marketing, EditShare - Unusual times call for new ways of working. As the COVID-19 crisis deepens, it is becoming obvious that, to maintain b... More

Hollywood Innovation and Technology Summit (HITS) Spring Goes Live May 27

This year’s Hollywood Innovation and Technology Summit (HITS) Spring event — the industry’s annual gathering of media and entertainment’s CIOs and top technology minds— i... More

Teradici Helps Crafty Apes Remote Transition; Transitions Its Own Staff

Teradici recently helped visual effects and production studio Crafty Apes transition to remote work during the coronavirus crisis, while at around the same time transitioning its o... More

Take the DAM(n) Tour Returns (Digitally) April 15-16

For six years, the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) and its content solutions strategists have led content owners and other NAB Show attendees on two-hour guided ... More

Tape Ark Details Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Data Migration Process

Faced with the daunting challenge of preserving video content trapped on old, decaying tape media and an obsolescent infrastructure, the archives of Cleveland’s Rock & Roll H... 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

BeBop, Sony, NHRA Tout Benefits of Moving Post-Production to the Cloud

Sports brands need to increase the value of their assets while keeping their fans engaged in compelling content and there are several advantages for them to move their post-product... More

MESA Members Go Remote, Offer Free Product Access in Response to COVID-19

With the continued spread of the coronavirus, members of the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) have responded with free offerings of their top products, moves to f... More

MESA Update on COVID-19 Impact on Events

As news coverage of the impact and severity of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) unfolds, and reverberates in context to our industry, we will continue to provide updates to our rea... More

COVID-19 Statement to All MESA Communities

Over the past six weeks we have closely monitored the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) as it has spread throughout the world. The cancelation of Mobile World Congress in ... More

Cinelytic CEO to Decode Streaming Audience Demand at Smart Summit

Both on the main stage and during a breakout session March at the at the Smart Content Summit in L.A., Tobias Queisser, co-founder and CEO of Cinelytic, will get a unique insight i... More

MESA’s OTT Academy Hits L.A. March 3

The afternoon of Tuesday, March 3 sees the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) return to its supply chain roots, hosting the OTT Supply Chain Academy at the Luxe Sunset ... More

Moving to the Cloud: White Paper Examines Post, VFX Concerns

At this week’s HPA Tech Retreat in Palm Springs, Calif., Entertainment Technologies Inc. and cloud specialists RStor will debut a new white paper “Moving to the Cloud: A Practi... More