M&E Connections

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

DXC Technology, Infosys Tout Google Cloud Partnerships

Both DXC Technology and Infosys have announced new partnerships with Google Cloud, with the former partnering deliver enterprise-grade, cloud-enabled solutions on Google Cloud Plat... More

M&E Journal: How D2C is Taking the Media Industry by Storm

By Richard Whittington, SVP, M&E, Industry Cloud Solutions, SAP - Relatively new entrants into the M&E industry are fundamentally changing the very nature of the industry. The ... More

M&E Journal: Hail Hybrid! Welcome to Version 2.0 of the Recommendation Engine

By Matt Kollmorgen, VP Digital Strategy, Global Media Practice Lead, SoftServe - Media companies focused on creating digital viewing experiences are standing at a fork in the ro... 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

M&E Journal: A Grand New Experience for the Grand Slam

By Navin Rammohan, VP, Segment Head Marketing - Business Verticals, Sponsorships, Flagship Events, Infosys - Artificial intelligence that produces match highlights in realtime. ... More

RSG Media: M&E Can Pioneer a New Era of Disruption

The first supercomputers came around in the 1950s, with the purpose of forecasting the weather. A decade later, supercomputers we’re being used for the first of nearly 60 mission... More