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Articles You May Have Missed – June 21, 2017 June 21st 2017 - 08:00 AM

Security for broadcast and playout facilities and media is a serious subject. The biggest problem with IT security is that few of us think like criminals. If we did, we likely would pursue a lawless, if not more profitable career and wouldn’t bother coming into work each day.

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​MAM Moves to the Cloud – Dalet has a View June 19th 2017 - 01:50 PM

The Cloud changes everything else in broadcast and since most MAMs are not cloud-native, will cloud kill MAM as we know it? The Broadcast Bridge posed the questions to Kevin Savina, director of product strategy, Dalet.

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Today’s viewers expect to enjoy their entertainment choices on a variety of IP-enabled devices.

A How-to Guide to IP-Centric Migrations June 16th 2017 - 01:50 PM

Moving OTT and IPTV operations onto IP-centric solutions and platforms is both complex and fraught with the chance of error. Survival requires that facility managers and engineers at broadcasters learn to swim in the IP pool. Don’t be afraid to seek help.

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The most significant aspect the cloud offers is flexibility.

​MAM Moves to the Cloud – EditShare has a View June 14th 2017 - 10:00 AM

As content becomes stored in the cloud and access is enabling remote collaborative workflows as well as pay as you go business models, the fundamentals of asset management are being reassessed. What it does it take for MAM to work optimally in the cloud? The Broadcast Bridge spoke to Howard Twine, director of software strategy, EditShare.

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Data now flows into media and entertainment companies in tsunami-sized waves and new database technologies change the possibilities.

Wrangling Big Data: Hollywood’s New Blockbuster June 5th 2017 - 01:00 PM

The importance of data for the media and entertainment industry was front and center at this year’s NAB conference in Las Vegas. The theme even sparked a news article headline, “Content is King but Data is Heir to the Throne.”

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In essence, the cloud is removing some of the barriers to entry when it comes to MAM.

MAM Moves to the Cloud – IPV has a View May 25th 2017 - 11:00 AM

Media asset management is a necessary tool for finding and transferring media materials around or between facilities but it’s not always had the best reputation for delivering value for money. As content becomes stored in the cloud and access is enabling remote collaborative workflows as well as pay as you go business models, the fundamentals of asset management are being reassessed. Is it necessary for example to rewrite MAM software from the ground up in order to work optimally in the cloud? The Broadcast Bridge spoke to Nigel Booth, EVP business development and marketing at IPV.

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