Stop by the Amazon Web Services booth during the NAB show from April 24-27 (#SU2202 - South Upper Hall) and see how Media and Entertainment companies are using AWS Cloud features, services, and solutions to be more agile and innovative. At the AWS booth you will learn about:

  • AI and Machine Learning: See a demo of the latest AI powered application for voice recognition and metadata creation
  • Cloud-based OTT Solutions: Learn how you can deliver live and VoD video experiences in the cloud.
  • Rendering and VFX: Find out how the newest addition to our M&E portfolio, ThinkBox Deadline, enables highly scalable, cost effective rendering solutions.
  • Solution Demos: View demos of Elemental Technologies' full suite of video processing and delivery solutions for companies at every stage of their cloud journey.
  • AWS APN M&E Partners: Learn about cloud-based media workflow solutions from AWS partners; GreyMeta, NetApp, Sony DADC, Vidispine, and Zype.

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AWS Sessions at NAB

Devoncroft Partners “Media Technology Business Summit”- Sunday, April 23rd, 11am-3pm / Room N249-Usman Shakeel will participate in this pre-NAB executive panel discussion examining trends driving investment decisions in M&E technology. 

Securing Critical Content in the AWS Cloud -Wednesday, April 26th from 11:55 am - 12:15 pm - In this presentation, we answers frequently asked questions and concerns around securely storing, processing, distributing, and archiving digital media assets in the AWS cloud environment. The talk also covers the security controls, features, and services that AWS provides its customers and the AWS alignment with the MPAA security best practices and how media companies can leverage that for their media workloads. Usman Shakeel, Principal Technologist-Media and Entertainment, Amazon Web Services

Reaching for the Stars: Connecting to the Future with NASA and Hollywood
Wednesday April 26th / 10:30 - 11:30 AM / Room N249-N251
A panel discussion between astronauts, filmmakers, and technology leaders that takes you behind the scenes of the advanced video and cloud workflows that power deep space research, create the foundation for space commerce, and ignite our imagination about the future. Produced in partnership with AWS Elemental and NASA.

Securing Hollywood's Crown Jewels in the Cloud
Thursday April 27th / 10:00 – 10:30 AM / Room N260
AWS' Usman Shakeel and Liam Morrision will answer frequently asked questions and concerns around securely storing, processing, distributing, and archiving high value digital media assets in the cloud environment. They will also cover the security controls, features, and services that AWS provides its customers, and the AWS alignment with the MPAA security best practices and how media companies can leverage that for their media workloads.

Discovery Channel's Broadcast Workflows and Channel Origination
Thursday April 27th / 11:00 - 11:30 AM / Room N260
Michael Raposa with AWS, Brinton Miller, Sr. VP Technology Strategy and Architecture with Discovery Communications and Dan Turow, VP of File Based Solutions with Evertz will walk through how Discovery Communications migrated its broadcast playout, which supports hundreds of channels worldwide, and their channel origination to AWS. They will show how Discovery has not only reduced their TCO but has also improved their agility by launching new channels on demand. They will also share how channel origination is being deployed in a secure, automated fashion, and with a level of high availability that exceeds what is possible in a traditional data center.

AWS Experts

Come and talk to AWS subject matter experts about services and strategies for moving your anything from your storage to your entire video supply chain to the cloud. Walk through refereence architectures for a wide variety of broadcasting use cases and architectures. We can show you how companies of all sizes are using the AWS Cloud to be more agile, innovative, and data driven.

Solution Ecosystem

We’ll have a host of AWS media solution partner companies on hand to answer your questions and demonstrate their solutions for cloud-based media storage, processing, and management workloads.  See how you can leverage AWS cloud services for video supply chain and end-to-end media workflows with our rich partner ecosystem.

AWS Marketplace 

Did you know you can procure leading software titles and launch them directly in the AWS cloud with a budled, pay-as-you-go licensing model? AWS Marketplace representatives will be available throughout the show to answer questions about Marketplace products or questions on joining the AWS Marketplace.

Booth # SU2202 in the South Upper Hall, Las Vegas Convention Center, 3150 Paradise Road, NV 89109

Register today for the 4K 4Charity Fun Run at the 2017 NAB Show! Join us at 7:30 am on Tuesday, April 25. The 4K 4Charity Fun Run at the 2017 NAB Show is a 4km (2.49-mile) run/walk event that supports increased diversity and inclusion initiatives in the technology and media and entertainment industries. Proceeds will benefit Mercy Corps and Women Who Code. 

AWS Media Ecosystem Partners at NAB

  • This year AWS is once again showcasing a host of Media and Entertainment partners that provide AWS Cloud-enabled solutions. These companies will have representatives on hand to demonstrate thier solutions and highlight the value in using the cloud to cost effectively store, process, transform and deliver media content.  
The partners featured in the booth include:



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