Topic: Media

NAB Show 2018: What to expect at this year’s event

NAB Show 2018: What to expect at this year’s event
By Elizabeth Robinson | 29 March 2018

7-12 April 2018; Las Vegas, US

Event will cover innovations and solutions for professionals in the media and technology industries

Microsoft to be US team’s cloud computing supplier for 2018 Ryder Cup

Microsoft to be US team’s cloud computing supplier for 2018 Ryder Cup
By Elizabeth Robinson | 06 March 2018

Scouts Consulting Group will benefit from data visualisation and machine-learning methods

Packerland-Microsoft partnership to deliver broadband to rural areas

Packerland-Microsoft partnership to deliver broadband to rural areas
By Elizabeth Robinson | 26 February 2018

Collaboration will provide internet access to approximately 82,000 people over the next four years


How MTV3's newsroom is more efficiently researching news stories

How MTV3's newsroom is more efficiently researching news stories
By Lindsay James | 26 February 2018

Newsroom research tool x.news helps journalists track down the important facts

Newsroom research tool x.news helps journalists track down the important facts 


 

The importance of delivering on demand entertainment

The importance of delivering on demand entertainment
By Lindsay James | 21 February 2018

Cloud-powered solution StreamingBuzz enables operators to provide a full entertainment system through a browser or native apps

Cloud-powered solution StreamingBuzz enables operators to provide a full entertainment system 

Babbobox and Infini Videos launch video search engine

Babbobox and Infini Videos launch video search engine
By Elizabeth Robinson | 26 January 2018

Azure Services-based system showcased at Microsoft Tech Summit in Birmingham, UK

A game changing opportunity for media companies

A game changing opportunity for media companies
By Guest | 26 January 2018

Tom Cordiner, senior vice president of global sales at Avid, explains how media companies can leverage digital tools in order to gain advantage over the competition

Tom Cordiner from Avid explains how having the right digital tools can benefit media companies

How digital transformation is impacting the media industry

How digital transformation is impacting the media industry
By Lindsay James | 24 January 2018

As the digital transformation of the media industry puts greater power in the consumer’s hands, media companies are looking towards scalable, cloud-based solutions to help them adapt

Media companies look towards cloud-based solutions to help them adapt to digital transformation

Microsoft acquires Avere Systems to boost innovation in storage

Microsoft acquires Avere Systems to boost innovation in storage
By Elizabeth Robinson | 04 January 2018

Deal will benefit multiple industries including media and entertainment 

What will the telco of the future look like?

What will the telco of the future look like?
By Lindsay James | 27 November 2017

Providing a high-quality network is a prerequisite for today’s telco companies who are increasingly having to expand their offering in order to differentiate themselves in the market

Connectivity-first has always been the mantra of telco companies, but this is no longer enough

Maximising media assets with cloud technology

Maximising media assets with cloud technology
By Guest | 30 October 2017

Craig Dwyer from Avid argues that by embracing cloud services, organisations can enhance their media asset management

Craig Dwyer from Avid discusses how organisations can enhance their media asset management

Microsoft cloud enhances Real Madrid’s connection with fans

Microsoft cloud enhances Real Madrid’s connection with fans
By Elizabeth Robinson | 25 October 2017

Spanish football club’s new solution provides personalised experience 

MPP Global helps The Irish Times to improve subscription service

MPP Global helps The Irish Times to improve subscription service
By Guest | 19 October 2017

News publisher uses Microsoft’s machine learning-based platform to decrease reader churn

News publisher uses Microsoft’s machine learning-based platform to decrease reader churn

Cloud solution delivers entertainment to bus passengers’ devices

Cloud solution delivers entertainment to bus passengers’ devices
By Lindsay James | 13 October 2017

Azure-based Roadcaster from Openmatics incorporates technologies from StreamingBuzz

x.news announces three new customers at IBC 2017

x.news announces three new customers at IBC 2017
By Lindsay James | 18 September 2017

Radio Max, MTV3 Oy and The University of Applied Sciences Burgenland have chosen x.news

The benefits of moving media to the cloud

The benefits of moving media to the cloud
By Sean Dudley | 14 September 2017

Jeff Rosica, president and chief marketing officer at Avid, discusses his company’s new strategic cloud alliance with Microsoft

Jeff Rosica from Avid explains his company’s new strategic cloud alliance with Microsoft 

Microsoft Azure powers new advertising marketplace

Microsoft Azure powers new advertising marketplace
By Lindsay James | 30 August 2017

Azure will form the backbone of Trade Dragon, a first-of-its-kind advertising marketplace

How the Government of Dubai Media Office keeps track of news

How the Government of Dubai Media Office keeps track of news
By Lindsay James | 23 August 2017

The organisation has chosen the x.news platform to help it monitor government-related news

The organisation has chosen the x.news platform to help it monitor government-related news

The BBC and Microsoft trial voice-controlled iPlayer

The BBC and Microsoft trial voice-controlled iPlayer
By Lindsay James | 03 August 2017

The experimental version of iPlayer lets viewers talk to their television and find their favourite programmes

Sinefa helps TOURtech to transform wi-fi performance at live events

Sinefa helps TOURtech to transform wi-fi performance at live events
By Elizabeth Robinson | 12 July 2017

Live events challenge the temporary data networks that support them, but TOURtech has met this obstacle head on

TOURtech meets data network challenges with visualisation solution

Why broadcasting is so much better in the cloud

Why broadcasting is so much better in the cloud
By Lindsay James | 07 July 2017

Tony Emerson explains why Microsoft’s Azure cloud is proving to be the platform of choice for leading broadcasters who want to stay ahead now and in the future

Tony Emerson explains why Microsoft’s Azure cloud is the platform of choice for leading broadcasters

The Associated Press trials Microsoft Power BI for data visualisation

The Associated Press trials Microsoft Power BI for data visualisation
By Lindsay James | 19 June 2017

The news cooperative will trial Power BI to expand the way in which it shares data with members

Helping broadcasters to understand their audience

Helping broadcasters to understand their audience
By Guest | 14 June 2017

Microsoft's Dario Scacciati explains how the Microsoft Cortana Analytics Suite can help broadcasters to better understand their audience and prepare themselves for the future

Microsoft's Dario Scacciati explains how the Cortana Analytics Suite is helping broadcasters to evolve

Amdocs turns to Microsoft to help service providers unlock new revenue

Amdocs turns to Microsoft to help service providers unlock new revenue
By Lindsay James | 18 May 2017

The new Amdocs Cloud-Fusion solution leverages Microsoft’s Azure cloud infrastructure 

How the broadcasting industry is evolving

How the broadcasting industry is evolving
By Lindsay James | 08 May 2017

Gartner says spending on consumer video media services will reach US$314 billion in 2017

IBC 2017

IBC 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | 27 April 2017

14-19 September; RAI Amsterdam, Netherlands

IBC is one of the world’s biggest electronic media and entertainment events

Ensuring a hitch-free premiere of Batman v Superman

Ensuring a hitch-free premiere of Batman v Superman
By Lindsay James | 20 April 2017

With help from Microsoft, Warner Brothers premiered Batman v Superman to the masses without a hitch

With help from Microsoft, Warner Brothers premiered Batman v Superman to the masses without a hitch 

How Microsoft is helping to create ‘the newspaper of dreams’

How Microsoft is helping to create ‘the newspaper of dreams’
By Lindsay James | 19 April 2017

Publico24 is leveraging the Microsoft cloud to help the media industry to create personalised content  

How Special Olympics is leveraging Microsoft tech

How Special Olympics is leveraging Microsoft tech
By Lindsay James | 05 April 2017

With its new Azure-enabled system, Special Olympics has access to more data than ever before

The shift in the way media companies need to deliver content

The shift in the way media companies need to deliver content
By Lindsay James | 13 January 2017

There’s a race going on to deliver media to virtually any device, anywhere and anytime. Tony Emerson tells us how Microsoft Azure is empowering the front-runners

Tony Emerson explains the demand for delivering media to virtually any device, anywhere and anytime

 

Taming the information flood at Red Bull Media House

Taming the information flood at Red Bull Media House
By Guest | 08 November 2016

With a huge amount of information flooding journalists every hour of the day, a tool that can help to aggregate information and push forward the most relevant information can deliver tremendous efficiency benefits, says Andreas Gall at Red Bull Media House

Red Bull Media House's Andreas Gall explains how x.news is helping it to deliver information quickly

Who will win: Trump or Clinton? Microsoft predicts

Who will win: Trump or Clinton? Microsoft predicts
By Lindsay James | 10 October 2016

Microsoft is using a number of technologies to predict who will win the US presidential election