Topic: Media

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

Succeeding in a digitised media industry

Succeeding in a digitised media industry
By Lindsay James | 03 October 2016

Steve Guggenheimer, Microsoft’s corporate vice president and chief evangelist, discusses the changes that are taking place across the media industry, and outlines what he believes will be key to success in the future

Steve Guggenheimer discusses the changes that are taking place across the media industry

Australian Radio Network stays ahead of the curve with Microsoft

Australian Radio Network stays ahead of the curve with Microsoft
By Lindsay James | 15 September 2016

The popular radio network has implemented a range of solutions including Office 365 and Azure

New media service from Microsoft automatically blurs faces in video

New media service from Microsoft automatically blurs faces in video
By Rebecca Lambert | 13 September 2016

Azure Media Redactor has been designed for scenarios where individuals must remain anonymous

IBC 2016 opens its doors to over 55,000 attendees

IBC 2016 opens its doors to over 55,000 attendees
By Lindsay James | 09 September 2016

Microsoft's Tony Emerson will take part in the closing presentation, discussing key industry trends

Rio 2016 Olympic Games breaks streaming records with Azure

Rio 2016 Olympic Games breaks streaming records with Azure
By Lindsay James | 31 August 2016

Across NBCOlympics.com and the NBC Sports app, there was a record 3.3 billion total streaming minutes

How the cloud helps journalists to stay up to date

How the cloud helps journalists to stay up to date
By Rebecca Gibson | 25 July 2016

Keeping track of stories and events as they unfold is a key priority for journalists worldwide. Simon Andrewes from x.news explains how cloud-based solutions provide the ideal tool for monitoring internal and external sources in real time

Simon Andrewes from x.news explains the benefits of cloud-based solutions for media companies

Creating a new, digital viewing experience

Creating a new, digital viewing experience
By Rebecca Gibson | 12 May 2016

deltatre’s Play Sports desktop and mobile app solution has transformed the way Telenet’s Belgium-based subscribers view sports online

deltatre has transformed the way Telenet’s Belgium-based subscribers view sports online

Meeting demand for unlimited connectivity

Meeting demand for unlimited connectivity
By Lindsay James | 04 May 2016

Veeam is delivering a new level of availability and VM backup for communications solution provider SES

Veeam is delivering a new level of availability for communications business SES

deltatre opens new Japanese office in Tokyo

deltatre opens new Japanese office in Tokyo
By Rebecca Gibson | 08 April 2016

Firm marks opening by highlighting its growing partnership with Microsoft

Transforming the viewing experience with the cloud

Transforming the viewing experience with the cloud
By Rebecca Gibson | 11 February 2016

We explore how TV networks and broadcasters are harnessing cloud technologies to transform the way they deliver live and video-on-demand content to their viewers

Broadcasters are harnessing cloud technologies to transform the way they deliver content 

Microsoft enters into new partnership with the PGA TOUR

Microsoft enters into new partnership with the PGA TOUR
By Sean Dudley | 03 November 2015

Golf organisation to adopt Windows 10, Microsoft Azure and Microsoft Office over the coming months

Becoming a leading content and service provider

Becoming a leading content and service provider
By Rebecca Gibson | 26 October 2015

Hong Kong media organisation has lowered power usage by 80% and boosted IT performance by 33%


Microsoft acquires 3D physics provider Havok

Microsoft acquires 3D physics provider Havok
By Lindsay James | 05 October 2015

Microsoft has announced that it has acquired Havok, the provider of 3D physics, from Intel


Dell targets fastest growing data centre market with DSS

Dell targets fastest growing data centre market with DSS
By Rebecca Lambert | 24 August 2015

Dell DSS will serve the IT needs of web tech, telco, hosting, oil and gas, and research companies