Topic: Media

LaLiga expands partnership with Microsoft for digital transformation

LaLiga expands partnership with Microsoft for digital transformation
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By Alex Smith | 20 May 2021

Spanish football association will use technology to enhance the fan engagement experience

Microsoft and WPP drive content production with new Cloud Studio

Microsoft and WPP drive content production with new Cloud Studio
WPP
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 May 2021

The Azure-based platform will enable greater collaboration between WPP teams around the world

Manifesting mass migration with Nero Blanco

Manifesting mass migration with Nero Blanco
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 April 2021

In a global-scale project, IT services provider Nero Blanco overhauled Wunderman Thompson’s disparate systems to Microsoft Office 365 in just nine weeks

The IT services provider moved Wunderman Thompson to Microsoft Office 365 in just nine weeks

Creating virtual sport experiences with Microsoft Teams

Creating virtual sport experiences with Microsoft Teams
Virginia Commonwealth University
By Rebecca Gibson | 27 April 2021

Synergy Technical uses Microsoft Teams to help Virginia Commonwealth University basketball team’s fans watch live games and interact with commentators and former players in real time

Synergy Technical is helping basketball fans watch live games and interact with commentators 

The power of virtual support for rapid innovation

The power of virtual support for rapid innovation

NBA

By Alex Smith | 16 April 2021

With the Covid-19 pandemic forcing physical venues to close, digital platforms have become central to maintaining fan engagement

Digital platforms have become central to maintaining fan engagement

x.news webinar: launching and understanding x.news 3.0

x.news webinar: launching and understanding x.news 3.0
Unsplash/Nick Morrison
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 April 2021

15 April 2021; virtual event

Event will showcase the firm’s next-generation monitoring and research solution

The Spring issue of The Record is out now!

The Spring issue of The Record is out now!
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 April 2021

Get the latest enterprise insights from industry experts and Microsoft executives

Microsoft partners with media firms to fight misinformation

Microsoft partners with media firms to fight misinformation
Unsplash/John Schnobrich
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 February 2021

New Coalition for Content Provenance and Authenticity aims to share source of online content

Creating innovative ways to communicate

Creating innovative ways to communicate
By Alex Smith | 10 February 2021

Telecommunications companies are leveraging the transformative capabilities of 5G networks and the cloud to develop new services and business models

Telcos are using 5G networks and the cloud to develop new services and business models

ONE Championship is reimagining the fan experience

ONE Championship is reimagining the fan experience
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 27 January 2021

CEO Chatri Sityodtong tells us how the rise of smartphones and other technology has driven the company’s success, and how Microsoft will play a key role going forward

CEO Chatri Sityodtong shares the importance of smartphones in the company’s success 

GameStop selects Microsoft to enhance gaming offerings

GameStop selects Microsoft to enhance gaming offerings
Rawpixel.com
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 October 2020

Retailer will use Dynamics 365, Teams and Surface devices to improve customer experiences

Supporting creativity with artificial intelligence

Supporting creativity with artificial intelligence
By Alex Smith | 12 October 2020

With the demand for content only increasing as organisations tailor their offerings to the individual consumer, AI is providing powerful tools to enable creative industries to keep pace

AI is providing powerful tools to enable creative industries to keep pace with personalised content

Microsoft to acquire ZeniMax Media and Bethesda Softworks

Microsoft to acquire ZeniMax Media and Bethesda Softworks
Rawpixel.com
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 September 2020

Acquisition of Fallout creator will bring new games, technology and talent to Xbox

Miami Heat, Disney and Universal join Microsoft at IBC

Miami Heat, Disney and Universal join Microsoft at IBC
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 September 2020

Organisations will discuss production in the cloud and how to engage with fans

ConnecTechAsia to deliver new experiences at virtual event

ConnecTechAsia to deliver new experiences at virtual event
Informa Markets
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 September 2020

Offerings will include interactive conference sessions and AI business matching

International Broadcasting Convention Showcase

International Broadcasting Convention Showcase
IBC
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 August 2020

8-11 September 2020; virtual event

Visitors can explore the latest industry innovations and access forward-looking media content

Universal and DreamWorks transform animation with Azure

Universal and DreamWorks transform animation with Azure
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 24 August 2020

Firms will use the Microsoft cloud to deliver workflows for remote content creation

Microsoft is helping to transform the fan experience

Microsoft is helping to transform the fan experience
iStock
By Alex Smith | 24 August 2020

As new technologies allow greater insights into the interactions sports fans have with their teams and favourite players, sports organisations are personalising their offerings for the individual

Sports organisations are using technology to personalise their offerings for the individual

Realising the future of sports entertainment

Realising the future of sports entertainment
Verizon Media
By Darren Lepke | 07 August 2020

Verizon Media and Microsoft Azure have an eye on powerful, next-generation experiences for sports fans

Verizon Media and Microsoft are exploring next-generation experiences for sports fans

Microsoft to continue discussions on possible TikTok purchase

Microsoft to continue discussions on possible TikTok purchase
Unsplash/Olivier Bergeron
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 August 2020

Satya Nadella has spoken with President Donal Trump about security concerns

 

NBA to use Microsoft Teams for new court-side experiences

NBA to use Microsoft Teams for new court-side experiences

Microsoft

By Elly Yates-Roberts | 27 July 2020

LED screens will show virtual audiences brought together using AI in new Together mode

MPP Global research shows media firms struggle with involuntary churn

MPP Global research shows media firms struggle with involuntary churn
Pixabay/Denis Bogdan
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 24 July 2020

Survey found that technology and expertise investments can improve customer retention

ONE Championship and Microsoft to deliver new fan experiences

ONE Championship and Microsoft to deliver new fan experiences
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 July 2020

Martial arts organisation will use the Microsoft cloud to increase fan engagement and staff collaboration

Microsoft helps musicians replace gigs with online performances

Microsoft helps musicians replace gigs with online performances
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 May 2020

Re:Surface will enable fans to experience, collaborate and engage with live, virtual concerts

Content creation in the Microsoft Azure cloud

Content creation in the Microsoft Azure cloud
By Lindsay James | 11 May 2020

Microsoft and its partners are helping leading content creators to successfully move their media value chains to the cloud. Here we discover how

Microsoft and its partners are helping firms deliver content in more personalised and scalable ways

Microsoft and Verizon Media are transforming the media industry

Microsoft and Verizon Media are transforming the media industry
By Darren Lepke | 24 April 2020

Cloud computing solutions like Microsoft Azure are helping content creators and broadcasters deliver seamless customer experiences

Cloud computing solutions are helping content creators deliver seamless customer experiences

Microsoft and NBA to deliver personalised game broadcasts

Microsoft and NBA to deliver personalised game broadcasts
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 April 2020

Organisations will build an AI-based platform on Azure to provide new fan experiences

Angelina Jolie and Microsoft create children’s news show for BBC World

Angelina Jolie and Microsoft create children’s news show for BBC World
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 February 2020

My World aims to deliver high quality unbiased content to expand young people’s global views

How is digitalisation redefining telecommunications?

How is digitalisation redefining telecommunications?
By Lindsay James | 07 February 2020

Digital transformation has become a top priority for telco firms the world over as they race to become digital service providers. Success requires the adoption of a unique mix of technology

Success for digital service providers requires the adoption of a unique mix of technology

How the cloud is driving success for media firms

How the cloud is driving success for media firms
By Alex Smith | 17 January 2020

Bob De Haven, Microsoft’s general manager of worldwide communications and media, explains how media firms like Disney are embracing the cloud and outlines how he believes the industry will leverage technology in the future

Microsoft’s Bob De Haven explains how firms like Disney are using the technology

Enghouse strengthens its rich multimedia capabilities

Enghouse strengthens its rich multimedia capabilities
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 January 2020

Acquisition of Dialogic Group enhances firm’s software offerings in video and communication

KKBOX chooses Microsoft Azure for streaming services

KKBOX chooses Microsoft Azure for streaming services
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 02 January 2020

The cloud platform will help improve media security and quality while reducing costs

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