M&E Connections

The Blurring Line Between Content Security and Information Security

Protecting content is a constantly evolving challenge as the entire media and entertainment ecosystem quickly shifts to cloud infrastructure. Although content security and informat... More

Chesapeake Systems, Signiant Expand Partnership

Systems integrator and support provider Chesapeake Systems has announced it will become an official reseller of Signiant’s intelligent file transfer products, after having alread... More

HITS Live: How Tech Leaders Shifted Quickly in Response to Pandemic

In early March, Charles Sims, head of technology for the Los Angeles Clippers, said he had been hearing from CIOs and CTOs he knew around L.A. that their companies were starting to... More

How Tape Ark Overcame Legacy Technical Challenges

Amid the rapid pace of technological advances and consumer viewing demands, media organizations have found themselves creating “work arounds” to address tape and other legacy I... More

AWS Teams With Synamedia on End-to-End Cloud TV Deployments

Independent video software provider Synamedia has teamed up with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to accelerate adoption of cloud TV services, with Synamedia’s Infinite cloud TV platfor... More

BBC Studios: Localisation Services Shine During Pandemic

During the recent Cybersecurity & Content Protection Summit (CCPS), BBC Studios’ Alex Pickering, content security director, and James Hurrell, head of content operations and loca... More

Whip Media: Pandemic is Driving Dramatic Shifts in Consumer Behavior, Content Strategies

The coronavirus era is fueling pandemic TV viewing and driving dramatic shifts in consumer behavior and content release strategies and windows, according to Whip Media Group. Wi... More

Prime Focus Technologies, Whip Media Partner on Supply Chain

Prime Focus Technologies and Whip Media Group have announced a new Strategic Supply Chain Partnership Program, which calls for enterprise resource planning (ERP) software CLEAR to ... More

Good Leaders Constantly Evaluate Themselves

Building loyalty for your organization, your products and your goals isn’t easy. When it feels as though the entire world is on hold and you can’t walk down the hall and talk w... More

Localisation Leaders Launch Audio Business Continuity Alliance

The Media and Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) has formally announced the Audio Business Continuity Alliance (ABCA), a new nonprofit industry association to establish a colla... More

M&E Companies are Overcoming Pandemic Security Challenges and Adapting

As the world responds to the COVID-19 pandemic at a regional, national and global level, media and entertainment companies have been working diligently to overcome security and oth... More

Azure’s Basse: Solid Cloud Security Eases Remote Production Concerns

For all the headaches that may have arrived with today’s remote-work reality for media and entertainment productions, worrying about how secure your cloud service is hasn’t bee... More

HITS Live: Signiant Shares ‘Tales From the Trenches’ WFH Insights

The past couple months have witnessed just how adaptable the media and entertainment industry can be, shifting its productions and workflows to work-from-home (WFH) environments an... More

Inaugural Global M&E Day Arrives in London – Virtually – on 2 July

The Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) is bringing an expanded version of its popular New York City-based M&E Day summit to London, when MESA Europe hosts the i... More

Whip Media Webinar: Let Data Drive Your Content-Platform Decisions

There’ more competition than ever before for viewers’ screen time, and in this increasingly crowded market, getting the user’s attention — and retention — when the audien... More

MESA Member Webinar Week Ahead: June 1-5

MicroStrategy continues its “Virtual Symposium Series,” Caringo looks to the CIA to protect data (no, not that CIA), and Whip Media Group will host a webinar that shows how you... More

HITS Live: RSG Media Looks to Solve AI-, ML-Driven Data Puzzle

Most every media and entertainment company — most every connected company in general — understands the value proposition of artificial intelligence- (AI) and machine learning- ... More

Industry Collaboration is the Key During the Pandemic and Beyond

As the impact of COVID-19 on the global production community settles into a “new normal,” we’ve seen an exponential increase in the adoption of tools, technologies and workfl... More

Back to the Cinema?

Nineteen-year-old UCLA law student Alan Shimp examines the post-COVID-19 plight of movie theaters, and what it’ll take for them to get the youngest generation of paying movie fan... More

Addressing What it Takes to Win With the Audience

Right after last year’s Emmys, we were analyzing all of the bits and pieces trying to figure out who the kingpins in the industry were going to be when we read a statement with s... More