HITS Exclusives

Digimarc CEO: Demand for Its Intuitive Computing Platform Rises

Digimarc is seeing growing demand for its Intuitive Computing Platform (ICP) technologies among retailers and consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies, according to Bruce Davis, the... More

CES 2019: Luxoft Touts Latest Autonomous, Connected Mobility and Future In-Vehicle Experiences

LAS VEGAS – At the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) this week, Luxoft is showcasing its latest autonomous and connected mobility concepts and providing a peek into the future of a... More

Winter M&E Journal Digital Edition Goes Live

The digital version of the winter edition of the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance’s “M&E Journal,” featuring more than 40 original M&E thought pieces from executives r... More

CES 2019: Sony Unveils Its First 8K TVs, ‘360 Reality Audio’

LAS VEGAS – Sony used the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) to take the wraps off its first 8K LCD TVs and introduce “360 Reality Audio,” a new music experience based on the co... More

CES 2019: MESA Members to Be Out in Force in Vegas

By Jeff Berman & Chris Tribbey - The Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) is again expected to be well-represented at CES in January. Several MESA members will... More

Teradici, Avid Collaborate on Video Editing for Multicloud Environments

A new joint solution combining Avid Media Composer and Teradici Cloud Access Software aims to deliver a new, secure video editing service, usable from any private, public or hybrid... More

CPS 2018: Illumio Security Head: Organizations Should Step Up Supplier Assessments

Many organizations would benefit from asking better questions when conducting their supplier security assessments in order to mitigate the risk for breaches, according to Terence R... More

CPS 2018: Convergent Risks Exec: Better Preparation Can Help Cut Down on Security Emergencies

All too often, businesses are faced with irreversible nightmare scenarios that, likely with better preparation, could have been averted, according to Janice Pearson, VP of global c... More

CPS 2018: Cloud Workflows Can Boost Creativity, Security, Azure’s Sloss Says

Moving content workflows to the cloud can yield enhanced creativity options, along with improved security, according to Joel Sloss, senior program manager for Microsoft Azure. W... More

WD, 451 Research Report: Unstructured Data Management Remains Major Challenge

Unstructured data management remains one of the largest challenges facing the enterprise technology sector, according to the second annual Western Digital (WD)/451 Research Group r... More

Content Protection Summit: SHIFT CTO Offers Thoughts on Securing Productions, Screeners

MARINA DEL REY, Calif. — Alex Nauda deals with content every day that’s “ripe for piracy” and what goes into protecting that content seems like a daunting endeavor. “T... More

Studio Security Experts Highlight Content Protection Summit Program

Studio security experts, the heads of the Trusted Partner Network, the top vendors in the entertainment sector, and keynoters with decades of security experience will all converge ... More

Amazon Web Services Highlights Growing Trends, New Services at re:Invent

Growing demand for containers and data lakes are among the major trends being seen by Amazon Web Services, according to its CEO, Andy Jassy. “Everybody wants a data lake,” h... More

Q&A: Industry Vet Ludovisi Talks Fan Engagement

By Devendra Mishra, Executive Director, HITS and Chief Strategist, MESA - The emerging direct-to-consumer (DTC) initiatives of the Hollywood studios and networks have been a lon... More

IBM Exec: Chapter One of the Enterprise Sector’s Cloud Journey is Over

The first chapter of the enterprise sector’s transition to the cloud is over and it’s now the middle of the second chapter, with machine learning (ML) playing a key role, accor... More

Miami Heat Looks to Avid for Workflow Solutions

The Miami Heat has tapped Avid to upgrade its production workflow, specifically for its internal production department HEATV, Avid and the NBA franchise announced Nov. 12. HEATV... More

MicroStrategy: Machine Learning Can Be Used to Strengthen Organizations’ Analysis

NEW YORK – MicroStrategy’s out-of-the-box machine learning (ML) algorithms, extensive built-in function library and native R integration can all be leveraged by organizations t... More

Courage is More Important Than Perfection, Take Our Daughters to Work Day Founder Says

It’s become increasingly important for women to stop worrying about being perfect and find the courage to take action to advance their careers, according to Nell Merlino, creator... More

ESCA Returned to HITS Fall with Innovative, Deep-Dive Supply Chain Solutions

The Entertainment Supply Chain Academy (ESCA) was the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance’s (MESA) first brand, first community and the genesis for the Alliance, and its one-... More

HITS Fall: IBM Aspera, FOX Sports Tout Challenges They Overcame to Deliver FIFA World Cup Coverage

To successfully deliver video coverage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup from Moscow, FOX Sports and IBM Aspera had to overcome various challenges, according to executives from those comp... More