Sports Content Management
Tuesday, August 15, 2017Turner Sports' Anne Graham on Experimenting With AI and Automation for MetadataContent management and proper storage of value assets is critical to preserving the past and solidifying the future of any major media company. However, many of the more important tasks, such as logging and proper metadata assignments can be truly monotonous tasks. We caught up with Anne Graham, Assistant Manager of Media Management for Turner Sports at our Sports Content Management and Storage Forum to discuss how her network is leading the charge in using technologies such as automation and artificial intelligence (AI) to help streamline the process and build ever stronger content libraries.Thursday, August 10, 2017Avid's Doug Price on the Early Success of Media Central Cloud UXAvid has undergone quite a transformation over the past couple of years. One of the latest major software-based introductions was Media Central Cloud UX, which first debuted at NAB Show 2017. We caught up with Doug Price, Director of Sales, Sports & Education for Avid to discuss the latest direction of the company and dig into some examples of major broadcasters, including the New York-based YES Network, who have bought into some of those new solutions.Wednesday, August 9, 2017Quantum's Dave Frederick Discusses How AI Can Be the Solution to Managing Storage LibrariesQuantum has long been a leader in the industry when it comes to helping sports clients manage and maintain their extensive video content libraries. Now the company is looking to make it easier to access and utilize content in storage through the help artificial intelligence. We caught up with Dave Frederick, Quantum's Senior Director of Media and Entertainment to discuss battling the challenges of cloud-based versus on-premises storage and how smart metadata is essential to it all. Quantum served as the title sponsor of SVG's Sports Content Management & Storage Forum in New York City last month.Wednesday, August 9, 2017PGA TOUR Entertainment's David Dukes on Golf's Shift to a Fiber Transmission ModelFor decades, major golf tournaments were transmitted for broadcast via satellite due the logistical nature of broadcasting from vast courses in remote areas typically only once per year. This year, however, PGA TOUR Entertainment has moved to a new fiber-based system from venues through a partnership with The Switch. David Dukes, Senior Director-Technical Operations at PGA TOUR Entertainment spoke with us about the solution at the 2017 Sports Content Management and Storage Forum in NYC.Tuesday, August 1, 2017NHL's Grant Nodine Is Impressed by the Rapid Growth of Cloud-based Content Management WorkflowsMedia-asset–management (MAM) workflows have altered dramatically over a very short few years; perhaps in no more dramatic way that in the staggering amount of high-end video content being backed up to cloud services. At SVG's Sports Content Management & Storage Forum, we caught up with Grant Nodine, VP of Technology at the National Hockey League and the outgoing chairman of SVG's SCMS Committee to discuss the cloud-based trend and the impact he feel the committee has had on the industry over the past three years.