HITS Exclusives

HITS Spring: LiveTiles to Look at AI, Bot Strategies

The nascent introduction of artificial intelligence into the workplace means gaining practical insights into how to implement it properly remains a major challenge for many organiz... More

HITS Spring: MicroStrategy to Share Enterprise Analytics Insights

At the May 23 HITS Spring event at the Sheraton Universal Hotel in Los Angeles, Rick Pechter, principal solutions architect for MicroStrategy, will offer attendees ideas on how to ... More

HITS Spring: MarkLogic, Sony Set to Share Data Success Story

An investment in descriptive, time-based metadata has helped Sony Pictures to better understand its content library, and the studio is doing it with the help of enterprise NoSQL da... More

HITS Spring: Spark Digital to Look at the Future of Geotargeting

From targeting content within a physical space to localizing content for global markets, using time and place data to get compelling, targeted content to customers is more importan... More

HITS Spring: SoftServe to Hype Hybrid Recommendation Engines

Digital media companies are facing a recommendation engine challenge today, one that sees many of these solutions falling short, when it comes to making the most of the user experi... More

HITS Spring: Cinelytic CEO to Show Predictive Insights

At the May 23 HITS Spring event at the Sheraton Universal Hotel in Los Angeles, Tobias Queisser, co-founder and CEO of predictive analytics specialists Cinelytic will offer attende... More

Google Economist, Blockgraph GM Highlight HITS Spring Program

Qing Wu, senior economist with Google, Jason Manningham, GM of blockchain TV audience platform Blockgraph, and Laurie H. Hutzler, CEO of Emotional Tool Box Screenwriting will all t... More

Women in Technology: Hollywood Announces 2019 Leadership Awards Winners

Women in Technology: Hollywood (WiTH), an organization that serves as a catalyst for the advancement of women in entertainment technology, has announced the winners of its third an... More

NAB 2019: A Deep Dive into ‘Deep Fakes’

LAS VEGAS — Film and TV companies are now facing a new era in which “deep fake” images can fool almost anybody, so content owners must take precautions to protect their brand... More

NAB 2019: Moving Editing Workflows to the Cloud Offers Many Advantages, Azure’s Sloss Says

LAS VEGAS – As the scale and volume of video content continues to grow, it’s becoming increasingly advantageous for editors to move their workflows to the cloud, and ongoing co... More

NAB 2019: Eurofins Encouraged by Strong Reception to Arreios for ATSC 3.0 Test Suite

LAS VEGAS — Eurofins saw strong interest for its new Arreios for ATSC 3.0 suite of test automation tools at NAB this past week, according to Tim Morgan, managing director, U.K., ... More

NAB 2019: SHIFT Sees Uptake; Prime Focus Debuts Micro Services

LAS VEGAS — Prime Focus Technologies (PFT) used the NAB Show to debut a suite of AI-led micro services, all custom-made for media and entertainment enterprises. “Our AI-led ... More

HITS Spring Returns to L.A. May 23, with ‘Tech Takes Talent’ Theme

Hollywood’s technology community is in a seismic state of change. New tech giant arrivals are filling their local talent pools while traditional studios are transforming and retr... More

NAB 2019: Wasabi Shares Cloud Storage Innovations; Avid Innovates for M&E; Western Digital Talks Object Storage

LAS VEGAS — Wasabi has set its sights on Asia for its next data center as part of the company’s planned international expansion, according to Whit Jackson, Wasabi’s VP of med... More

NAB 2019: Cloud Solutions on Hand From MESA Members

By Jeff Berman and Chris Tribbey – This is the first of two stories previewing some of the cloud solutions being showcased at this year’s NAB Show in Las Vegas. Members of t... More

NAB 2019: MESA Members to Show Off Storage Offerings

By Jeff Berman and Chris Tribbey - Members of the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) representing the storage solutions space at the 2019 NAB Show discussed here... More

NAB 2019: MESA Members Bring New Workflow Offerings to Vegas

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

Women in Technology: Hollywood (WiTH) Nominates Entertainment Leaders for 3rd Annual Awards

Women in Technology: Hollywood (WiTH), an organization that serves as a catalyst for the advancement of women in entertainment technology, has announced the nominees for its 3rd An... More

NAB 2019: New Workflow Offerings on Hand From MESA Members

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

Adobe CEO: We’re Targeting an ‘$100B Addressable Market’

Adobe got off to a strong start this year and continues to see a lot of opportunities across its Creative Cloud, Document Cloud and Experience Cloud businesses, according to Shanta... More