AWS Media Blog

Hector Leano

Author: Hector Leano

Fox Digital Media Archive & Fox Media Services: Leveraging Innovation in AWS to Capitalize on an Evolving Media Landscape

Guest post by Al Rundle (21st Century Fox, V.P. Media Applications & Engineering) and Jaime Valenzuela (21st Century Fox, Director of Software Development) Introduction: At 83 years, 20th Century Fox is one of the oldest movie and television studios.  With those 83 years comes a long history of leading and participating in Media and Entertainment […]

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Upcoming AWS Online Conference for Media Technologists

The media landscape is transforming the way content is created and consumed. Viewers have come to expect more content options, personalized experiences, and access anywhere, anytime, on any device. You are invited to attend AWS Insights Online, a media and entertainment focused conference that addresses business and technical challenges for video creation, asset management, and […]

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Upcoming webinar on Oct 24: Live orchestration on cloud

Mark Stephens, Solutions Architect for AWS, and Baskar Subramanian, Co-Founder of Amagi, will host a webinar on October 24th, to explain how live orchestration on cloud can simplify live events management by making the process centralized, while spinning up cloud infrastructure only for the duration of the event. Recommended audience: C-Level executives, live sports content […]

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M&E Value Realization Study: Live Nation estimated 18% cost savings with AWS…Their result? 58%

Guest post by Niraj Zaveri and Michael Chu, AWS Cloud Economics Live Nation is the world’s leading live entertainment company, they cover the action from stage to field, and touch many industries from technology, marketing, operations, hospitality, customer service, sales, film, advertising and beyond. Recently, Jake Burns, VP of Cloud Services at Live Nation sat […]

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New from the Networking & Content Delivery blog: Building a Serverless Subscription Service using Lambda@Edge

This post from the Networking & Content Delivery blog explains how to use Lambda@Edge to implement a serverless-based subscription service for your website. A subscription service enables you to control your user’s journey by using an access model that lets you add metering, restrict users to particular section or article, include micropayments, and set up a […]

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New from the Machine Learning Blog: Step-by-Step Guide for Getting Started With the Media Analysis Solution

Back in May, AWS launched the Media Analysis Solution. Our Machine Learning team has created a step-by-step guide for how to start using this Solution. Click here to read Start Building: Make Content Archives Searchable by On-camera Talent, Dialog, Activity, and More With This New Solution from AWS .  You can learn about media use cases […]

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In the News: Discovery, Inc to Transition 300 Channels to Virtual Playout

In this interview from Broadcast, Discovery, Inc Chief Technology Officer John Honeycutt talks about the strategic impetus behind moving playout of 300 channels around the world to the cloud: Honeycutt said the move to cloud-based playout was part of a broader strategy to virtualise Discovery’s entire content supply and delivery chain, from the arrival of […]

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[Updated Oct 9] On-Demand Webinar: Integrating File Services to Power Your Media & Entertainment Workloads

The webinar Integrating File Services to Power Your Media & Entertainment Workloads is now available on demand: Level 300 | Solutions Best Practices Media companies, driven by higher resolution and an increasing amount of content due to direct B2C delivery, are looking to cost-effectively leverage cloud compute scalability. Emerging use cases, such as Media Supply […]

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