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Does the Movie or the Theater Make Content Great?

Do we have to say it? Christmas and New Year’s didn’t panning out exactly as we envisioned last year. Not by a long shot! Even if our local IMAX had been open, there’s n... More

Azure, MovieLabs Tout the Benefits of a Common Industry Global User ID

MovieLabs and Microsoft Azure are collaborating to define a single global identity for any user for any project – a goal that stands to significantly reduce logins and passwords,... More

Smart Content Summit Returns – Virtually – March 16

The annual Smart Content Summit returns March 16 — this time as a fully virtual event — bringing together the smartest media and entertainment players in the areas of big data,... More

Richey May: Pandemic Presents Piracy and Other Increased Threats

The COVID-19 pandemic led to film production and new film releases slowing to a crawl, as well as theaters being crippled and a wide range of ramped-up security threats to media an... More

CPS 2020: Convergent Risks Calls For Different Approach to Workflow Security

Over the last couple of years, Convergent Risks has provided more than a 1,000 security assessments. And with most media and entertainment firms moving to a work-from-home situatio... More

Splunk Helps Media Companies Secure Their Content Delivery

Media organizations continue to grapple with digital transformation on a daily basis as traditional modes of content creation and delivery are being upended and new challenges incl... More

CDSA Provides Update on App & Cloud Control Framework

The Content Delivery & Security Association (CDSA) used a session at the Dec. 8 virtual Content Protection Summit to provide an update on its App & Cloud Control Framework... More

CPS 2020: Akamai Equates Anti-Piracy Game to Chess

At the Dec. 8 virtual Content Protection Summit, Mark Barron, principal solutions engineer for Akamai, shared his company’s approach to piracy today. (more…)... More

2020 Edition of MESA’s Winter M&E Journal Goes Live

The winter edition of the “M&E Journal,” published by MESA and geared toward senior media and entertainment executives who oversee their companies’ digital futures, is now av... More

Splunk: Connecting Every Data Source Dot

San Francisco-based Splunk has a simple mantra for a complex problem: “Turn data into doing” using its Data-to-Everything Platform, with technology designed to investigate, mon... More

CPS 2020: SHIFT Shares Piracy Concerns with Loss of Theatrical Window

For all the pro-and-con discussions around major studios releasing their new films on digital outlets first, one problem flying under the radar is the potential for that content to... More

Zixi: Broadcast-Quality Video Can Be Delivered Remotely With its SDVP

A growing number of media and entertainment companies are looking for a solution to distribute broadcast-quality video from remote locations, and Zixi’s Software-Defined Video Pl... More

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