HITS Exclusives

MESA Members: CCPA is Almost Here, and M&E Companies Must Be Prepared

Media and entertainment companies that stand to be impacted by the coming implementation of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) Jan. 1 have plenty of work to do to comply wi... More

M&E Journal: Next-Gen Recruitment: Growing the Language Localization Talent Pool

By Scott Rose, CTO, SDI Media - Most of the talent engaged in foreign language localization — lip-sync dubbing, voice-over, subtitling and access services — operate on a fre... More

LiveTiles: Bots Should Reduce the Workload, Not Displace It

AI is a relatively recent workplace introduction, and finding practical insights on how to implement it into your company is hard to come by. For Dennis Helms, innovation and ex... More

M&E Journal: Production in the Cloud: 5 Questions to Ask

By Spencer Stephens, Principal, techXmedia, and David Goldman, GM, ORock Media - Media production isn’t a hyperscale industry. Migrating production workloads to the cloud intr... More

Microsoft Azure: Evolving Your Editorial Pipeline Means Shifting to the Cloud

You used to be able to air-gap your edit bay, but the scale and volume of content today means you need geometrically more capacity, so shifting to the cloud is the logical next ste... More

EIDR: Technology is Helping, Hindering Workflow in Production

As the media and entertainment industry continues its digital transformation, technology is, in some ways, both helping and hindering workflow in production. What can only help ... More

Technology Growth Gave Cognizant a Lift in Q2

Growth in technology provided a boost for Cognizant Technology Solutions in the company’s second quarter (ended June 30), the company said July 31. Revenue in its Communicatio... More

IBC 2019: IBC CEO Talks What’s New, What’s Improved for 2019 Show

With IBC 2019 fast approaching, Mike Crimp, CEO of IBC, offers insight into what’s in store for visitors to this year’s conference and exhibition. (more…)... More

AWS Growth Provided Amazon with a Q2 Boost Again

Amazon Web Services (AWS) growth was again strong in Amazon’s second quarter (ended June 30) and the company continued to see positive trends in enterprise migration and adoption... More

Eurofins Digital Testing Picks Up IoT Test Automation Win

Quality assurance (QA) and testing services firm Eurofins Digital Testing has picked up a new client, providing automated QA and device interoperability testing for smart home solu... More

NBC Counter-Terrorism Analyst Among July 25 M&E Day Keynote Presenters

NBC’s go-to counter-terrorism analyst and the founder and CEO of personal safety organization Stiletto Agency have been revealed as the Content Protection Summit East keynote spe... More

AWS, Qumulo, Teradici: Studios Should Jump Start Their Journeys to the Cloud

Most studios now know that the cloud offers significant value for the media and entertainment industry and those that haven’t already done so really ought to start their journeys... More

Nuxeo: Sensitive Content Leaked By Most Enterprises at Least Once a Quarter

A new report from enterprise content management (ECM) and digital asset management (DAM) specialist Nuxeo has found that 67% of respondents acknowledge sensitive content is acciden... More

MicroStrategy, Analysts: AI, ML, Cloud, 5G to Play Growing Roles in Analytics, Mobility

Artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), the cloud, voice/conversational computing, 5G, extended reality (XR) and HyperIntelligence will be playing increasingly signifi... More

Google Cloud Exec: Be Flexible During Your Cloud Journey

Shifting to the cloud offers many advantages and there are several paths organizations can take on their journey to the cloud — but each company must evaluate which path is the c... More

Nuxeo: Content Services Platform Done Differently

The last year has been a great one for Nuxeo and its cloud-native Content Services Platform. Along with growing faster than any of its competitors and its market, the New York-base... More

BTI Studios Debuts Burbank Facility

BURBANK, Calif. — On the eve of its 25th anniversary, localization services provider BTI Studios couldn’t have picked a better location to open its 25th facility. Located di... More

Adobe Brings AI-Powered Technology Previews to Adobe Experience Cloud

In a bid to accelerate customer experience management for enterprises, Adobe has announced Technology Previews, which gives brands the ability to leverage exploratory technology po... More

M&E Journal: A Decade of Digital Transformation

By Guy Finley, President, Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) - At our recent Hollywood Innovation and Transformation Summit (HITS Spring) event, where we brought tog... More

HITS Spring: Empathetic Technologies Present Major Opportunities for Entertainment Industry

Empathetic technologies can help us connect with each other and ourselves in the most human ways, and they present significant opportunities to the entertainment industry and conte... More