Base Media Cloud Launches to Redefine Storage May 12th 2015 - 02:02 PM

UK start-up Base Media Cloud wants “to redefine media storage and media workflows” with a new cloud-based storage platform aimed at media producers and post facilities. According to founder and managing director Ben Foakes, Base Media Cloud can create significant cost savings and efficiencies for media companies operating across a ran

Demystifying and Debunking Metadata May 6th 2015 - 09:01 AM

The word “Metadata” was introduced into the broadcast industry and instantly became a technological pariah. The mere mention of the word brings dread and groans. Yet, Metadata is one of the most critical elements in media management, handling, movement, control, rights and monetization.

NAB Musings on the Move to IP April 24th 2015 - 09:30 AM

At NAB 2015, the dominate discussion on the floor and in many technology presentations focused on; Cloud Services, file based workflows, stream and file analyzers, SOA, ESB, Metadata, Big Data, Storage and “when we will be moving to IP?”. Just how close is this transition?