Prime Focus Technologies to manage media processing for Channel 4

Prime Focus Technologies to manage media processing for Channel 4
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 September 2019

ERP provider will use its Microsoft Azure-based CLEAR to lower costs and improve collaboration

AI is transforming media and entertainment possibilities

AI is transforming media and entertainment possibilities
By Nirvik Mitter | 17 September 2019

Machine learning and more is helping people find TV and film choices suited to their moods

Microsoft and Walt Disney Studios to develop workflows on Azure

Microsoft and Walt Disney Studios to develop workflows on Azure
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 September 2019

Partnership aims to accelerate innovation in production and postproduction

Getting personal with artificial intelligence and the cloud

Getting personal with artificial intelligence and the cloud
By Lindsay James | 12 August 2019

Today’s media and entertainment firms are recognising that, in order to meet the needs of today’s demanding consumers, they need to deliver a more personalised service. Artificial intelligence, delivered via the cloud, is proving to be key

Media firms are recognising that these technologies can help meet personalisation demands

Collaborative creativity made possible with Teradici Cloud Access Software

Collaborative creativity made possible with Teradici Cloud Access Software
By Ian Main | 29 July 2019

Teradici’s Ian Main explains how secure, high-performance and scalable virtual workstations enable studios to tap into a global pool of on-demand creative talent

Ian Main explains how virtual workstations give studios access to a global pool of on-demand creative talent

How the cloud is enabling a multiscreen experience

How the cloud is enabling a multiscreen experience
By Judy Misbin | 27 June 2019

When it comes to major sporting events, it’s no longer about just watching the game. CenturyLink’s Judy Misbin explains how innovations in network technology are enabling fans to engage with events on an experiential level – in the stadium, at home and on mobile devices

Innovations in network technology are enabling fans to engage with events on an experiential level

Microsoft and SK Telecom join to provide new IT opportunities

Microsoft and SK Telecom join to provide new IT opportunities
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 May 2019

Firms sign MOU to drive IoT business, 5G, AI, the cloud and new ways of working

Broadcast Bionics brings radio into the 21st Century

Broadcast Bionics brings radio into the 21st Century
By Guest | 12 April 2019

Traditional radio studios were constructed as a soundproof box to block out background noise. However, they also blocked out real-time information, conversation and opinion, which isn’t conducive to engaging with modern audiences. Dan McQuillin tells us more

Dan McQuillin discusses how the medium can be revived to engage with modern audiences

Wowza showcases live-streaming solutions at NAB

Wowza showcases live-streaming solutions at NAB
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 April 2019

Media firm will demonstrate its Streaming Cloud and Microsoft Azure AI and ML capabilities

The technology at the heart of a future-ready workforce

The technology at the heart of a future-ready workforce
By Rebecca Lambert | 01 April 2019

Over the next decade, millions of people worldwide face the prospect of switching occupations or upgrading their skills if they want to remain employable. Businesses are turning to technology to help with their training initiatives

Businesses are turning to technology to help workers upgrade their skills to remain employable

Creating, managing and distributing media content with Microsoft Azure

Creating, managing and distributing media content with Microsoft Azure
By Lindsay James | 29 March 2019

Companies across the globe are turning to the platform to help them create and manage content with greater efficiency and distribute it with ease. We spoke to representatives from Microsoft and its partner organisations to find out why

We spoke to many executives to find out why companies worldwide are choosing the platform

Over 200 first-time exhibitors to attend NAB Show 2019

Over 200 first-time exhibitors to attend NAB Show 2019
By Tim Grayson | 25 March 2019

Among 650 exhibiting companies at the show, Microsoft is set to have a significant presence

Broadcast Bionics is empowering radio stations

Broadcast Bionics is empowering radio stations
By Guest | 22 March 2019

Traditional radio has always produced compelling content but has struggled to assert itself with the emergence of new media. The Bionic Studio brings that content to wider and new audiences

Managing director Dan McQuillin explains how the firm is expanding the traditional media’s audience

Ownzones and GrayMeta partner to help manage media libraries

Ownzones and GrayMeta partner to help manage media libraries
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 March 2019

Microsoft partners will use AI and machine learning to improve the user experience

The power of audience analytics in media and entertainment

The power of audience analytics in media and entertainment
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 February 2019

Connected analytics can help organisations to deliver the right content to the right person at the right time

Connected analytics can help organisations deliver the right content to the right person at the right time

MPP Global launches new function to help publishing and media firms

MPP Global launches new function to help publishing and media firms
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 January 2019

Microsoft Azure-based eSuite solution aids the creation and management of physical subscription sales

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

 

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

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

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