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Veritone CFO: Company’s Seeing Increased Traction for Illuminate, Redact Applications

Veritone is seeing growing interest in its Illuminate and Redact applications, according to Veritone CFO Pete Collins. The company just started selling Illuminate in the second ... More

Gracenote to Tout OTT Guide Solutions at CES

At this year’s CES in Las Vegas, Nielsen-owned metadata and content recognition tech firm Gracenote will debut new OTT guide offerings, geared toward helping content providers of... More

Salesforce Touts Einstein Voice Skills, NYC Initiatives at World Tour Stop

NEW YORK — Salesforce spotlighted its new Einstein Voice Skills capabilities and multiple other components of the Salesforce Customer 360 customer relationship management (CRM) ... More

LiveTiles Aims to Secure Microsoft Teams

Intelligent workplace software firm LiveTiles has teamed up with security firm Nucleus Cyber to better protect Microsoft Teams, the communication and collaboration platform that of... More

Salesforce’s Benioff: ‘Intelligence Revolution’ is Changing Everything

Artificial intelligence (AI) is helping to drive a “customer revolution” across the globe in which a growing number of people are connected and engaged with intelligent technol... More

DXC CEO Eyes Opportunities from Recent Acquisitions, New Strategy

DXC Technology will be taking advantage of several opportunities from its recent acquisitions of Bluleader and Virtual Clarity, as well as a new focus that includes “pursuing str... More

Veritone Execs: aiWARE Enhancements Continue

Recent enhancements that Veritone made to its aiWARE artificial intelligence (AI) platforms stand to help the company take another leap forward after a strong third quarter (ended ... More

MicroStrategy Execs: HyperIntelligence Momentum Continued in Q3

MicroStrategy continued to see strong demand for its HyperIntelligence advanced “zero-click” analytics and MicroStrategy Cloud offerings in the third quarter (ended Sept. 30), ... More

MicroStrategy Study: Nearly All Real-Time Enterprise Decisions are Data-Deprived

Nearly 95% of companies say data and analytics is important to their digital transformation and business growth, but 60% of employees say it takes hours or even days to get the inf... More

NAB Show New York 2019: GrayMeta, Microsoft Azure, Sony, Wasabi Tout Latest Products, Services, Strategies

NEW YORK — GrayMeta, Microsoft Azure, Sony and Wasabi were among the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) members that showcased their latest products, services and str... More

A Tip for Effectively Measuring Your Video Campaign

By James Maysonet, Head of Business Development, Videocites - The user activity on social media is increasing exponentially every day. There are around three billion estimated s... More

HITS Fall: Tech Can Only Take You So Far, Keynoter Says

LOS ANGELES — During her 16 years between Fox and ABC as a head of development, Cheryl Bayer helped develop popular shows like “Malcolm in the Middle,” “Sex in the City,”... More

IDC: AI Can Significantly Help Organizations with Analytics, Business Intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI) is increasingly being used by organizations and the technology can play an especially strong role in helping them with analytics and business intellige... More

HITS Fall: Cinelytic CEO to Share Value of Content Analytics

Content owners today are looking for every edge they can find to improve productivity and the success of what they own. Artificial intelligence-based analytics, made easily availab... 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

Media Excellence Awards Submissions Due Nov. 1

Submissions for the 12th annual Media Excellence Awards (MEA) are being accepted now through Nov. 1. Members of the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) — which ... 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

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

IAB: Adopting VAST 4.2 Should Be a Priority for Advertisers, Broadcasters

Adoption of the updated Video Ad Serving Template (VAST), VAST 4.2, is important for advertisers and broadcasters and it should be prioritized on their roadmaps, according to indus... 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