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Importance of Modern Analytics Stressed at MicroStrategy Symposium

NEW YORK – The significant role that modern analytics is playing today within the enterprise sector was stressed May 15 at the MicroStrategy Symposium, held at Convene’s downto... More

M&E Journal: Digital Disruption is Underway

By Jennifer Cooper, Global Head, Media Industry Strategy, Microsoft - It doesn’t take a trained eye to recognize that the M&E industry is rapidly undergoing digital disruption... More

M&E Journal: Making Artificial Intelligence Real for Broadcast and Cable

By Shiv Sehgal, Chief Product Officer, RSG Media - Artificial Intelligence (AI) is all the rage. Everybody is talking about it and many companies are doing it: Google, IBM, Micr... More

IBM Security Exec: AI Presents Opportunities but Also Challenges for Cyber Risk

NEW YORK — Artificial intelligence (AI) presents opportunities for organizations to reduce their overall cyber risk, along with new challenges for them as well, according to Ravi... More

EIDR Adds American Film Institute

The American Film Institute (AFI), the nonprofit educational arts organization dedicated to preserving the heritage of motion pictures, has joined the Entertainment Identifier Regi... More

Microsoft Data Scientist: ‘Common Dilemma’ Led to Creation of Azure Automated ML

NEW YORK — Automated machine learning (ML) is at the forefront of Microsoft’s push to make Azure ML an end-to-end solution for anyone who wants to build and train models that m... More

M&E Journal: Intelligence vs. Wisdom: Choose Wisely to Transform Business Operations

By T Shobhana, VP Global Head Marketing and Communications, Prime Focus Technologies - Advances in artificial intelligence (AI) are seeping into our lives every day, affecting t... More

NAB 2019: SHIFT Sees Uptake; Prime Focus Debuts Micro Services

LAS VEGAS — Prime Focus Technologies (PFT) used the NAB Show to debut a suite of AI-led micro services, all custom-made for media and entertainment enterprises. “Our AI-led ... More

NAB 2019: MESA Members Tout Latest Digital Asset Management Tech on DAM Tour

LAS VEGAS — Several Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) members got to tout their latest digital asset management (DAM) technologies April 8 during the first of tw... More

M&E Journal: The Disruptive Technologies: Connecting and Converting Targeted Advertising

By Lucretia Williams, Global Marketing Director, Luxoft - The M&E industry has always valued the creative process, from the story idea and narrative to distribution. In the past... More

M&E Journal: We’re All Guardians of Our Industry’s Content

(Executives with the Trusted Partner Network will present at the April 7 Cybersecurity & Content Protection Summit in Las Vegas) By Cyril Rickelton-Abdi, Chair, Community &a... More

NAB 2019: ‘Godmother of VR’ to Talk ‘Deep Fakes’ at Cyber Summit

To close the program during the second-annual Cybersecurity & Content Protection Summit, being held at the Westgate Hotel during the NAB Show on April 7, Nonny de la Peña, founder... More

Nielsen Exec: TV Industry Should Work Together to ‘Unlock the Value of Addressable TV’

NEW YORK — Amid the increased complexity of measuring TV viewership, there is a major opportunity for the TV industry to “unlock the value of addressable TV” advertising if e... More

M&E Journal: How Fluid Metadata Spells Opportunity for Content Monetization

By Jim Delli Santi, VP Marketing, Spherex - At MIPCOM 2018, keynote speaker and ITV CEO Carolyn McCall announced ITV’s direct-to-consumer (DTC) service, launching by year end ... More

NAB 2019: New Workflow Offerings on Hand From MESA Members

By Jeff Berman and Chris Tribbey – This is the first of three stories previewing some of the workflow solutions being showcased at this year’s NAB Show in Las Vegas. Members... More

M&E Journal: The Future is Now: Asset ID and Tracking with New SMPTE Standards

By Harold Geller, Executive Director, Ad-ID - In a world where content is king, tracking is critical. But the standards by which we identify leading advertising content have lan... More

NAB 2019: MESA Members to Spotlight Connected TV, OTT

By Jeff Berman and Chris Tribbey - Members of the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) will be bringing connected TV, OTT and application solutions to Las Vegas ne... More

Smart Hollywood Summit: The Importance of Building a Blockchain Community

Blockchains, distributed ledgers and related technologies have the potential to revolutionize the way we track and manage natively digital assets and physical artifacts, but the te... More

M&E Journal: Applying Machine Learning and Analytics to Maximize the Value of Your Media Assets

By Hector Leano, M&E Marketing Global Industry Lead, Amazon Web Services - Digital has disintermediated content creators, distributors, and consumers, overturning traditional me... More

Smart Hollywood Summit: Use Metadata, AI to Overcome Data Workflow Challenges

Effectively using metadata is crucial for media and entertainment (M&E) companies today and using artificial intelligence (AI) and other tools that enable us to harvest it at scale... More