All posts by Jeff Berman

Zixi, AWS and Verizon Tout the Benefits of 5G

Zixi, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Verizon representatives used a webinar on Sept. 23 to highlight the benefits of 5G and the significant role each company is playing in the promo... More

Women in Tech Tackle Challenges Facing Females in the Industry

The importance of women in tech and the obstacles they face in growing their careers during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond, along with the historical challenges they continue to ... More

Adobe Introduces Lower-Priced, Mobile-Only Premiere Rush Plan

Adobe on Sept. 21 introduced a lower-priced, mobile-only plan for its Premiere Rush video editing app globally, with U.S. pricing at $4.99 a month or $34.99 a year. It is availa... More

DAM Specialists Tout Offerings During Sept. 16 Take the DAM(n) Tour Event

On Sept. 16, 10 media management provider specialists shared their latest industry offerings during the second of two Take the DAM(n) Tour (TTDT) days held by the Media & Enter... More

Box CEO Touts Focus Areas to Drive Growth, New Platform Features at BoxWorks Digital

Box continues to see a large market opportunity and has set its eyes on several focus areas to drive growth, Aaron Levie, the company’s CEO, said Sept. 17, during an investor web... More

Adobe Touts Premiere Pro and After Effects Enhancements

Adobe on Sept. 15  touted its latest Creative Cloud Video offerings, introducing enhancements for its Premiere Pro video editing software and After Effects digital visual effects ... More

How WarnerMedia Video Teams Overcame COVID-19 Challenges

WarnerMedia Studios video teams worked together as a team to overcome COVID-19 pandemic challenges that included the need to quickly shift to remote work when the lockdown started ... More

SAP, Vistex Execs: M&E Companies Should Brace Themselves for More Disruption and Changes

The media and entertainment industry has been forced to re-evaluate and reimagine content supplies, consumer demand and production as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, and compani... More

Disney CFO: Company Continues to Slowly Ramp Up Productions

Disney continues to slowly ramp up film and TV productions again after shutting down pretty quickly in early 2020 at the start of the global COVID-19 pandemic, according to Disney ... More

How TPN Assessors Have Overcome the Challenges of COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has created challenges for the Trusted Partner Network (TPN) and the overall media and entertainment industry, including when it comes to the ability of facil... More

MicroStrategy Touts HyperIntelligence Benefits and Future Offerings

MicroStrategy’s HyperIntelligence advanced “Zero-Click” analytics brings instant insight directly to users within the tools and applications they use on a day-to-day basis t... More

Synamedia Launches VN Cloud Managed Service and ‘Intelligence-First’ Security Solution

During a virtual, pre-IBC press conference on Sept. 2, Synamedia executives touted details of the video software provider’s new VN Cloud managed service for its entire video netw... More

Whip Media: Success of New TV Shows Can Be Predicted Before Ratings Come In

While TV networks continue to rely mainly on viewership ratings to determine whether or not a freshman TV series should be renewed, there is significant value in being able to gaug... More

Experts Tout Keys to Career Reinvention in WiTH Webinar

Career reinvention often seems daunting, especially during this period of COVID-19 crisis and disruption, but there are three key career "lighthouses" that members of the media and... More

Box Execs: Strong Adoption of Relay, Shield and Suite Gave Company a Q2 Lift

Continued customer adoption of Relay, Shield and the bundled Suite offering, along with strong initial demand for the All-New Box experience announced in May helped Box overcome CO... More

Strong Q2 Cloud Performance Helped Salesforce Thrive Despite COVID Challenges

Strong demand for Salesforce’s cloud-based software services helped the company overcome COVID-19 pandemic challenges in its second quarter (ended July 31), company executives sa... More

Azure Touts How to Empower Creative Teams to Accelerate Content Production

Content creators are increasingly moving workflows to the cloud -- from editorial to promos to visual effects enabling remote and work from home capabilities – and Microsoft’s ... More

Cognizant Softvision Touts Solution to Keep Employees Engaged in a Remote World

As if creating software wasn’t challenging enough, the COVID-19 pandemic came along and shifted everybody to a remote world where keeping employees engaged has created even more ... More

Caringo Exec: Storage Plays a Starring Role in Today’s Remote World

The march towards enabling remote workflows has only picked up steam in today’s video production world as a result of the pandemic and some processes will never be the same, but ... More