AWS Media Blog

Category: Media & Entertainment

re:Invent 2018: Presentations from M&E-related Sessions

Missed any of the media-related sessions from re:Invent? Below are the videos and slide decks (where available) for M&E-related breakouts. Click here to see the full list of M&E-related sessions across breakouts, chalktalks, and workshops. If you want to see all videos and slide decks across all re:Invent 2018, they are available here and here respectively. You […]

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What’s New From re:Invent – Relevant M&E Releases and Launches

With over 100 launches and announcements of new services and major features during re:Invent, it can be hard for any media technologist to keep track of the most relevant for media workloads. Of the many announcements, three stood out as game changers for our M&E customers: Amazon Personalize: Leverage Amazon.com’s personalization technology to deliver personalized […]

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Guest Post from BuyDRM: Studio-Mandated Multi-DRM In the Cloud

Guest post by BuyDRM The content and opinions in this post are those of the third-party author and AWS is not responsible for the content or accuracy of this post. With the rise of the OTT platform as the dominant method of consumer video delivery, the major Hollywood studios have all moved to licensing models […]

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In the News: Pac-12 Conference Goes All-In on AWS

Last week AWS announced that Pac-12 Conference (Pac-12) is going all-in on AWS as its standard for machine learning and media workloads. Their new approach takes advantage of AWS cloud technologies to re-imagine core master control production workflows as well as content archive, personalization, and monetization. Read the full Press Release or AWS Elemental Blog to learn more. […]

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FAQs About Live Streaming on AWS: How Does AWS Makes Live Streaming Reliable and Highly Available?

How Does AWS Makes Live Streaming Reliable and Highly Available? In my last blog I looked in detail at the factors that contribute to the cost of live streaming on AWS. I focused on the AWS Elemental Media Services that encode, package and originate, and monetize live streams, as well as the use of Amazon CloudFront […]

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AWS M&E Symposium in London – December 4, 2018

This one-day event will bring together Media & Entertainment industry pioneers that are transforming their businesses with the Cloud. We will address video workloads across content production, media management and delivery. Join us to hear the experiences of others in their journey to the Cloud, and engage with specialists that can further your knowledge on […]

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New Case Study: National Geographic Speeds Innovation with Serverless Computing on AWS

In this case study, learn how National Geographic leveraged AWS serverless and machine learning services to build the mobile-native National Geographic App, a searchable portal to the company’s multimedia content catalog going back over 130 years. “We have 130 years of valuable content that is relevant and useful today, but only if it’s accessible and […]

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AWS Online Conference for Media Tech Leaders – Register Now

  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, a media and entertainment focused online conference that addresses business and technical challenges for video creation, asset management, […]

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Upcoming webinars: Agile Media Processing with Vidispine API & Vidinet.

Supply chain technology needs to be as agile and flexible as the demands from customers and service delivery needs.  In this webinar series, you will learn how Vidispine can utilize the cloud to enable highly scaleable media processing workflows with Vidispine API and Vidinet.   Our three webinars will offer you insight into everything from video […]

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Calling all Media Tech Startups – Apply for Filmologic’s Pitch Night at AWS

Guest post from Filmologic Are you a media & entertainment startup looking for funding? Don’t miss this opportunity to pitch your company to a panel of expert judges and our audience of industry leaders, execs, and VCs. On December 6th, Amazon Web Services will be hosting a Startup Pitch Night organized by Filmologic at our […]

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