M&E Connections

ISE: IoT Manufacturers Missing Major Device Vulnerabilities

In just 13 Internet of Things (IoT) devices consulting and research firm Independent Security Evaluators (ISE) discovered 125 vulnerabilities, pointing to an industrywide problem w... More

M&E Journal: Direct-to-Consumer: The Hard Road Ahead for Hollywood Studios

By Devendra Mishra, Executive Director, HITS and Chief Strategist, MESA - Hollywood has long relied on exhibitors and retailers to deliver its products to the consumer through a... More

Salesforce Exec: Acquisitions of ClickSoftware, Tableau Provide Opportunities

Salesforce sees opportunities from its recent acquisitions of ClickSoftware and Tableau Software, according to Bill Patterson, EVP and GM of Service Cloud at the company. “Our... More

Adobe Reports Strong Q3 Cloud, Lightroom Mobile Growth

Adobe reported stronger revenue for its third quarter (ended Aug. 30) that included continued growth across its Creative Cloud, Document Cloud and Experience Cloud businesses, alon... More

M&E Journal: Building a Digital Highway

By Mary Yurkovic, Director, Smart Content Council, MESA - The pace for digital transformation has escalated to the point that if your company hasn’t started, you’ll be left ... More

IBC 2019: Adobe Adds Sensei-Powered Auto Reframe Feature to Premiere Pro

Adobe used the IBC 2019 show in Amsterdam to unveil Auto Reframe, a new feature for its Premiere Pro video editing software that is powered by the company’s Adobe Sensei artifici... More

Merged CBS, Viacom Will Be ‘Well-Equipped to Take Advantage’ of Evolving Marketplace: CBS Exec

The recombined CBS and Viacom will have a massive content library that will be able to take advantage of an entertainment marketplace that continues to evolve, according to David N... More

BTI Studios, IYUNO Media Group Announce Merger

Media localization providers IYUNO Media Group and BTI Studios have merged, creating one of the largest language localization companies in the world, with 40 facilities across the ... More

CBS-Viacom ‘Recombination’ Comes at the ‘Perfect Time,’ Paramount CEO Says

The reunion of CBS and Viacom makes complete sense and couldn’t come at a better time, according to Jim Gianopulos, CEO and chairman of Viacom’s Paramount Pictures. “It’... More

New Products to Help Drive Strong Second Half for Box, CFO Says

Box’s new products should help deliver a strong second half of the current fiscal year for the company, according to Dylan Smith, its CFO and co-founder. Between the company... More

M&E Journal: Operationalize Your Smart Content

By Matt Turner, CSO Media and Manufacturing, MarkLogic Corporation - Data is more important than ever for media companies. It’s behind creating great experiences for customers... More

IBC 2019: AWS to Showcase Flexible Cloud Workflows for Content Creation, Distribution

At IBC Show 2019, Hall 5.C80, Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, will exhibit a broad range of AWS technologies that streamline high-quality content creation an... More

IBC 2019: MESA Members Bring Smart Content Solutions

Content orchestration technology, top-of-the-line metadata solutions and the latest analytics products will all be showcased at IBC 2019 from members of the Media and Entertainment... More

M&E Journal: Q&A: Putting Sony Pictures Entertainment’s Best Footage Forward With AI

By Jason Lambert, Executive Director, Content Licensing and Metadata Services Sony Pictures Entertainment and Daniel Mayer, CMO, Expert System - With a deep library of clips fro... More

IBC 2019: EditShare to Showcase QScan Automated QC

EditShare, a technology leader that specializes in collaboration, security, and intelligent storage solutions for media creation and management, announced today that it will showca... More

M&E Journal: How Store-Level Compliance Data Helps Your Business

By Jim Delli Santi, VP Marketing, and Pranav Joshi, Director, Strategic Data Solutions, Spherex - As global OTT revenue doubles over the next five years, (now estimated by Digit... More

Box CEO: Company’s Seeing Strong Early Interest in Shield

Box is seeing strong early interest in its upcoming Shield security controls and intelligent threat detection capabilities, according to company CEO Aaron Levie. The company rec... More

IYUNO Media Group Completes TPN Security Assessments for Seven APAC Locations

Subtitling, captioning and dubbing services provider IYUNO Media Group has announced the completion of seven Trusted Partner Network (TPN) security assessments for APAC locations, ... More

M&E Journal: Want to Strengthen Audience Loyalty and Engagement? There’s Data for That

By Morgan Fiumi, Chief Innovation Officer, Deluxe Entertainment Services Group - Competition for consumer viewership is at an all-time high. With a myriad of content easily avai... More

Salesforce CEO: Company’s ‘Never Been Better Positioned for the Future’

Salesforce continued to make strides with its Einstein artificial intelligence (AI) platform and Customer 360 cross-cloud technology initiative in the second quarter (ended July 31... More