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Second Spectrum and L.A. Clippers Select AWS as Official Cloud and Machine Learning Provider of Clippers CourtVision Posted: 15/02/2019
Second Spectrum and L.A. Clippers Select AWS as Official Cloud and Machine Learning Provider  of Clippers CourtVision

Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced that AWS is now the primary cloud computing, machine learning, and artificial intelligence provider of Clippers CourtVision, the live, augmented game-watching platform created by the Los Angeles (L.A.) Clippers and Second Spectrum, the official video tracking technology provider for the NBA. The Clippers and Second Spectrum will use AWS machine learning and data analytics services to advance game analyses and drive new experiences for Clippers CourtVision, which launched to great acclaim at the start of the 2018-19 basketball season and has been billed by experts as the future of sports viewing. In addition, Clippers CourtVision will test Amazon SageMaker to build, train, and deploy machine learning-driven stats which will appear on live broadcasts and on-demand NBA game videos.

Tags: Amazon | Amazon Web Services | AWS | NBA | National Basketball Association | L.A. Clippers | Los Angeles Clippers | Second Spectrum
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Arc Publishing signs broadcaster Graham Media Group Posted: 14/02/2019
Arc Publishing signs broadcaster Graham Media Group
The Washington Post’s Arc Publishing today announces it has signed broadcaster Graham Media Group, a subsidiary of Graham Holdings Company, giving its stations access to Arc’s industry-leading video content management system. This is Arc’s second U.S. broadcast client in as many months, following the launch of Raycom Media in December.

“Arc’s video CMS equips broadcasters with the technology they need to distribute their video in real-time across a variety of digital platforms, ensuring they reach the broadest possible audience,” said Scot Gillespie, CTO at The Washington Post. “We are pleased Graham Media has entrusted Arc to power such an important part of their digital strategy. It is a testament to the technology’s multi-site capabilities and exemplifies how Arc seamlessly integrates with a brand’s existing tech stack.”

Tags: The Washington Post | Arc Publishing | Graham Media | Graham Media Group | AWS | AWS Elemental | Amazon Web Services
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Tymphany and XMOS to Showcase New Soundbar at IFA with Alexa Built-In Posted: 28/08/2018
Tymphany and XMOS to Showcase New Soundbar at IFA with Alexa Built-In

Tymphany, a global premier audio ODM, and XMOS, a leading supplier of advanced embedded voice solutions, announced the latest project in building a new Alexa Built-In soundbar that will be demonstrated at Amazon’s exhibit at IFA in Berlin, 31 August to 5 September 2018.

Tags: Tymphany | XMOS | soundbar | IFA | Alexa | voice | virtual assistant | Amazon | Berlin | demo
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Marquis Broadcast Project Parking Dashboard Enables Remote Monitoring Posted: 24/08/2018
Marquis Broadcast Project Parking Dashboard Enables Remote Monitoring

Marquis Broadcast’s Avid Platform Certified Project Parking tool is the industry gold-standard for Avid storage management and project portability, providing project analytics, visualisation, management and archiving. It has been updated with a new dashboard feature, enabling usage tracking for Marquis Workspace Tools and Project Parking systems, which is especially useful for multi-site companies, helping to monitor their data usage. Project Parking has also enabled server-side encryption for AWS S3 and provided support for retrieval from Amazon Glacier cloud storage.

Tags: Marquis Broadcast | Project Parking | storage | file transfer | secure transfer | production | post | film | broadcast | Avid | Amazon | IBC 2018 | IBC 2018
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Award-Winning Visual Effects Studios Milk VFX and Electric Theatre Collective Join Sohonet and Virtual Workstation Panel at FMX Conference 2018 Posted: 18/04/2018
Award-Winning Visual Effects Studios Milk VFX and Electric Theatre Collective Join Sohonet and rsquo;s Virtual Workstation Panel at FMX Conference 2018

Sohonet, the global experts in connected cloud services for the media and entertainment industry, announced that leading industry figures from Electric Theatre Collective (ETC), Milk Visual Effects, Amazon Web Services, Pixit Media and Teradici will be joining Sohonet’s Virtual Workstations panel during FMX, Europe’s premier conference for the digital visual arts.

Tags: Sohonet | Milk VFX | Electric Theatre Collective | FMX | Amazon AWS
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Insys Video Technologies Announces API integration with Amazon Web Services to Streamline OTT Video Management and Delivery Posted: 05/04/2018
Insys Video Technologies Announces API integration with Amazon Web Services to Streamline OTT Video Management and Delivery
Insys Video Technologies today announced API integration between the company's enterprise-class InsysPLAY over-the-top (OTT) video platform and its InsysGO white-label OTT solution with AWS Elemental MediaLive and AWS Elemental MediaPackage from Amazon Web Services (AWS) Media Services.
Tags: live | OTT | streaming | platform | delivery | Insys | Insys Video Technologies | Amazon Web Services | AWS | on demand | Elemental | NAB 2018 | NAB 2018
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The Vitec Group at CABSAT 2018 Posted: 19/12/2017
The Vitec Group at CABSAT 2018

In the spotlight on the Vitec Group's stand at CABSAT 2018 will be the latest innovations from the company's extensive range of premium branded products and services for broadcast, film, and photographic professionals. Highlights include Litepanels' new Gemini 2x1 soft panel and its Astra and Sola LED lighting families; the Vinten Vantage robotic camera head and VRC controller; Intelligent Prompting, the industry's first fully IP-enabled teleprompting solution; and the IBC2017 triple-award-winning flowtech¢ 75 tripod the newest joint venture between leading brands Sachtler and Vinten, global industry leaders in camera supports for more than 100 years.

Tags: Wazee Digital | Amazon Web Services | AWS Cloud | petabytes | CABSAT 2018 | CABSAT 2018
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Espial Elevate Introduces Amazon Alexa Voice Support Posted: 21/11/2017
Espial Elevate Introduces Amazon Alexa Voice Support
Espial announced today that its Elevate cloud-based Software as a Service (SaaS) video platform now features a next-generation user interface with voice control, allowing consumers to search, discover, and control live TV, on-demand content, and recordings using their voice. Compatible with all Amazon Alexa-enabled devices, Espial Elevate supports voice controls for a range of features to provide an exceptional video experience for consumers. These include quick channel changes, search, user interface navigation, trick play management, and playback of time-shift TV, VOD, and DVR recordings.
Tags: Espial Elevate | Amazon Alexa Voice Support | Espial | Amazon | cloud-based Software
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Wazee Digital Extends Agreement With Amazon Web Services and Transfers Operations to the AWS Cloud Posted: 02/11/2017
Wazee Digital Extends Agreement With Amazon Web Services and Transfers Operations to the AWS Cloud
Wazee Digital, a leading provider of cloud-native video management and licensing services, today announced it has extended its technology contract with Amazon Web Services (AWS) well beyond hosted storage to include AWS ingest, content discovery, and computing. With this extension, all Wazee Digital products and operations will run on AWS. By ensuring its solutions support AWS, Wazee Digital can provide customers with more flexibility in terms of workflow, scale, and performance.
Tags: Wazee Digital | Amazon Web Services | AWS Cloud | petabytes
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Blue Lucy wins a BAFTA (project) Posted: 24/10/2017
Blue Lucy wins a BAFTA (project)
Blue Lucy, announced today that the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) is using the Blue Lucy Asset Manager (BLAM) to manage their content archive and streamline content production workflows. The software is hosted entirely in Amazon Web Services (AWS).
Tags: Blue Lucy | BLAM | Blue Lucy Asset Manager | BAFTA | British Academy of Film and Television Arts | media asset management | operations management | Amazon Web Services
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SMPTE 2017 Symposium Program to Delve Into AI and Machine Learning in Digital Media Posted: 08/09/2017
SMPTE 2017 Symposium Program to Delve Into AI and Machine Learning in Digital Media
SMPTE(R), the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology, today announced the program for the SMPTE 2017 Symposium: "Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning in Digital Media Creation: The Promise, The Reality, and The (Scary?) Future." The Oct. 23 event, which will take place at the Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood, California, immediately precedes the SMPTE 2017 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition (SMPTE 2017).
Tags: SMPTE 2017 Symposium Program | SMPTE | Delve Into AI | Machine Learning | Digital Media | Experts From Google | Aspera | Arvato Systems | Deluxe Entertainment Services Group | Amazon Web Services
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COLORFRONT TRANSKODER GETS APPROVAL FROM AMAZON SAMSUNG, DOLBY LABS, PANAVISION AND NHK Posted: 24/04/2017
COLORFRONT TRANSKODER GETS APPROVAL FROM AMAZON SAMSUNG, DOLBY LABS, PANAVISION AND NHK

Colorfront (www.colorfront.com), the Academy and Emmy Award-winning developer of high-performance, on-set dailies and transcoding systems for motion pictures, high-end episodic TV and commercials, has reinforced its reputation for market-leading performance and capabilities with todays announcement that Transkoder has been certified by Dolby Laboratories for Dolby Vision High Dynamic Range (HDR) content mastering, as well as being approved by Amazon/Samsung for HDR10+ Dynamic Tone Mapping and metadata mastering.

Tags: Colorfront | Transkoder | Samsung | Amazon | NHK | Dolby | Panavision | NAB 2017 | NAB 2017
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4K 4Charity Fun Run Adds Sponsors as Major Media Brands Join 2017 NAB Show Event Posted: 06/04/2017
4K 4Charity Fun Run Adds Sponsors as Major Media Brands Join 2017 NAB Show Event

Elemental Technologies, an Amazon Web Services company, today announced that it has secured 16 sponsors to date for the 4K 4Charity Fun Run, taking place on Tuesday, April 25 in Las Vegas in conjunction with the 2017 NAB Show. The growing list of sponsors marks a 100 percent increase in total sponsors from the 2016 event and now includes several major media brands. With six weeks left until the event, time is limited for prospective sponsors to join their media and entertainment industry peers in supporting the 4K 4Charity Fun Run.

Tags: Elemental | 4K | Amazon Web Services | NAB | sponsors
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wTVision launches ChannelMaker-in-the-Cloud with the support of ATEME Posted: 14/03/2017
wTVision launches ChannelMaker-in-the-Cloud with the support of ATEME

wTVision, in partnership with ATEME, has just demonstrated a fully hosted cloud playout system, based on Amazon Web Services Infrastructure. ChannelMaker-in-the-Cloud is based on the latest version of wTVisions playout automation solution and will open up a complete new range of possibilities for broadcasters worldwide

Tags: Ateme | ChannelMaker | Kyrion | Amazon Web Services | wTVision | Cloud | NAB
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STV PLAYER FIRST TO PROVIDE TARGETABLE DYNAMIC AD INSERTION IN LIVE STREAMING ON AMAZON FIRE TV Posted: 27/02/2017
STV PLAYER FIRST TO PROVIDE TARGETABLE DYNAMIC AD INSERTION IN LIVE STREAMING ON AMAZON FIRE TV

STV Player has announced it is the first broadcaster globally to provide fully targetable Dynamic Ad Insertion (DAI) in live streaming on Amazon Fire TV.

Tags: broadcast | DAI | Amazon Fire | live streaming
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