Topic: Media

Abbey Road Studios uses artificial intelligence to explore music's future

Abbey Road Studios uses artificial intelligence to explore music's future
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 November 2018

London music studio held its first hackathon using Microsoft technology

ZEE5 takes content library global with Azure solutions

ZEE5 takes content library global with Azure solutions
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 November 2018

Indian media company chooses Microsoft cloud services for performance and security

How the cloud is driving huge change across the media industry

How the cloud is driving huge change across the media industry
By Lindsay James | 29 October 2018

The cloud is driving change in the media industry at an incredible rate, thanks to benefits achieved by its scalability and affordability. In an exclusive roundtable interview, industry experts debate the unique needs of the sector and outline strategies for success in the years ahead

In an exclusive roundtable interview, industry experts debate the unique needs of media companies

Medientage München chooses x.news platform

Medientage München chooses x.news platform
By Lindsay James | 26 October 2018

Media conference organiser will use the tool for live monitoring and research

POLITICO Europe chooses Microsoft technology to power its elections hub

POLITICO Europe chooses Microsoft technology to power its elections hub
By Lindsay James | 10 October 2018

News organisation will use Power BI to report on 2019 European Parliamentary elections

Video: Can artificial intelligence make TV better?

Video: Can artificial intelligence make TV better?
By Lindsay James | 26 September 2018

Microsoft’s Tony Emerson revealed his vision for the future at the recent Edinburgh Television Festival

 

InnoWave reveals new additions to InnSpect portfolio

InnoWave reveals new additions to InnSpect portfolio
By Lindsay James | 26 September 2018

Tools for the media industry include InnSpect QoS, InnSpect ONE and InnSpect AI

SUPER RTL adopts Ooyala Flex Media platform on Microsoft Azure

SUPER RTL adopts Ooyala Flex Media platform on Microsoft Azure
By Lindsay James | 24 September 2018

German network co-owned by Disney and RTL hopes to streamline operations

ProSiebenSat.1 signs MPP Global for digital evolution

ProSiebenSat.1 signs MPP Global for digital evolution
By Lindsay James | 20 September 2018

German media company will use the eSuite solution to launch new streaming service

Creating the interactive live shows of the future

Creating the interactive live shows of the future
By Lindsay James | 18 September 2018

HOFr and Sventertainment are using the Sye Streaming Service by Net Insight to launch next generation interactive live app experiences

Primetime and HOFr use Azure-based Sye Streaming Service to launch live app experiences 

TC3 Summit 2018: Nine startups to share their stories on stage

TC3 Summit 2018: Nine startups to share their stories on stage
By Lindsay James | 14 September 2018

Companies will outline how they are succeeding by collaborating with global telco providers

How artificial intelligence is transforming the media industry

How artificial intelligence is transforming the media industry
By Lindsay James | 07 September 2018

Artificial intelligence offers huge promise for media companies – yet success to date has been reserved for the pioneering few. Here we discover what needs to be done to overcome challenges and ensure the benefits are felt right across the industry

While AI offers promise for media companies, success to date has been reserved for the pioneering few

IBC 2018: The evolution of the media landscape

IBC 2018: The evolution of the media landscape
By Lindsay James | 30 August 2018

13-17 September 2018; RAI Amsterdam

Event aims to engage, inform and inspire content creators and owners from around the world 

Metastage opens Microsoft-powered Mixed Reality Capture Studio in LA

Metastage opens Microsoft-powered Mixed Reality Capture Studio in LA
By Lindsay James | 15 August 2018

Facility uses volumetric capture solution to create 360-degree holograms from real life subjects

An easy way for comms and media companies to integrate AI

An easy way for comms and media companies to integrate AI
By Guest | 06 August 2018

Steven Armstrong from Blue Prism explains how, by infusing artificial intelligence into a digital workforce platform, communications and media companies can boost innovation and become more creative

Steven Armstrong from Blue Prism explains the benefits of infusing AI into a digital workforce platform

How in-flight entertainment is made easy for AirFi

How in-flight entertainment is made easy for AirFi
By Lindsay James | 01 August 2018

Using StreamingBuzz’s BuzzOff solution, global in-flight entertainment provider AirFi is enabling airline passengers to stream offline digital rights management protected content to their own mobile, tablet or laptop

The global in-flight entertainment provider is using StreamingBuzz’s BuzzOff solution

Transforming media production in the cloud

Transforming media production in the cloud
By Guest | 27 July 2018

Cloud-based workflows are helping to meet the operational and financial challenges of media’s rapid digitisation, dramatically increasing production capacity and easing the financial burden of content creation and distribution. Craig Dwyer from Avid tells us more

Cloud-based workflows are helping media’s rapid digitisation, says Craig Dwyer from Avid

PGA TOUR leverages Microsoft’s Azure cloud in new AI-enabled application

PGA TOUR leverages Microsoft’s Azure cloud in new AI-enabled application
By Lindsay James | 02 July 2018

Solution will provide golf fans with real-time statistical trends and storylines relevant to the current action

EY and Microsoft launch blockchain solution for entertainment industry

EY and Microsoft launch blockchain solution for entertainment industry
By Elizabeth Robinson | 22 June 2018

Technology will help to manage content rights and royalties more effectively

Finnish baseball teams launch app built on PayiQ and Wallasvaara tools

Finnish baseball teams launch app built on PayiQ and Wallasvaara tools
By Elizabeth Robinson | 18 May 2018

Pesis will combine a mobile ticketing system and an audience engagement platform  

IBC and TM Forum to drive open innovation between media industries

IBC and TM Forum to drive open innovation between media industries
By Elizabeth Robinson | 17 May 2018

Partnership will focus on developing multi-company, rapid proof-of-concept catalyst projects

Get more from your content archive with AI

Get more from your content archive with AI
By Guest | 14 May 2018

Paula Minardi, head of content strategy at Ooyala, says that many companies struggle to find, manage and monetise their video assets. Ooyala Flex works with Microsoft Video Indexer to bring advanced metadata management and artificial intelligence to archived content

Ooyala's Paula Minardi says that many companies struggle to manage and monetise their video assets

Eurovision Song Contest 2018 turns to Spott to improve audience interaction

Eurovision Song Contest 2018 turns to Spott to improve audience interaction
By Lindsay James | 11 May 2018

Solution runs on Azure and uses Microsoft’s facial recognition and language detection software

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