Upcoming Webinars Alert: Aspera, Avid & Spectra Logic, Grass Valley, Akamai, and DDN Storage

Make sure to check out these upcoming webinars from Grass Valley, Aspera, a joint session from Avid and Spectra Logic, and on-demand webinar from Akamai and DDN Storage.

Grass Valley: Automating the Two Way Conversation of Social Media

Tuesday, August 30, 11 a.m. ET

webinargrassIn this Webinar we will look at how a true bi-directional social media experience can be integrated with existing broadcast production practices. Learn how to start a genuine conversation with your audience by leveraging existing automation capabilities in news production, replay and production control. And best yet, do all this with little to no additional staffing requirements. Register Now

  • Join us to explore four main areas of engagement:
  • Defining the social media round trip
  • Making the connections: graphics, video, and text/metadata
  • Automating the process by “harvesting” existing work
  • Learning from the audience through social media feedback
  • Questions & answers

Presenter: Ed Casaccia, Senior Director of Product Management, Grass Valley Digital Media and Workflow

Aspera Files Product Update Webinar

Tuesday, August 30, 11 a.m. ET

Aspera Files is a new SaaS platform that allows any organization, small to large, to quickly, easily and securely exchange and deliver huge files and data sets of any size between users across separate organizations.

In this webinar we will provide an overview of Aspera Files and discuss and demonstrate new capabilities and features, including:

  • New carousel previews that allow you to preview and share large numbers of video and photo files
  • New collaboration settings that allow for fine-grained control over folder sharing and package delivery with external recipients
  • New Drive 2.0 that allows for desktop access to browse, share, sync and send and receive packages with Files directly in the desktop
  • New client access keys for direct transfer via the Aspera Desktop Client GUI and automated push/pull hot folders to shared folders in Files
  • New Files API samples and demonstration applications for using the Files API
  • Ultra-high speed (10 Gbps) transfers to Aspera ATCM clusters on AWS and other clouds

Michelle Munson, CEO and Co-Founder, Aspera
John Heaton, Worldwide Director of Sales Engineering, Aspera

Avid Interplay PAM & Spectra BlackPearl: Five Ways to Protect Your Content with a Winning Archive Solution

Tuesday, August 30, 12 p.m. ET and 8 p.m. ET

Preserve and protect your content over time with a winning archive solution unlike anything else. Seamlessly integrated with Interplay PAM, Spectra Logic BlackPearl offers you a simple, affordable and easy-to-use total archive solution – without compromise. The solution provides users with a genetically diverse storage ecosystem that includes disk, tape, private cloud and public cloud.

With no new software to buy or to learn, Spectra and Avid have removed the complexities and costs associated with traditional archives.


Akamai: How Quality and Performance Drive User Engagement

On Demand

Learn how video quality and performance increase user engagement for Over-the-top (OTT) audiences. Join Akamai’s, Vice President of Product Management, Scott Brown to learn how new media acceleration strategies, using client side HTTP/UDP and multicast technology, can dramatically improve your ability to deliver HD and 4k streams, while scaling to reach a wider OTT audience. Learn how to increase customer satisfaction and keep them coming back for more.
Tune in to explore:

  • Client side HTTP/UDP and multicast technology
  • Strategies for delivering HD and 4k streams
  • Scaling to reach a wider audience

Speaker: Scott Brown, Vice President of Product Management, Akamai

DDN Storage: How Organizations Are Using Object Storage for Optimizing Data Management

On Demand

Join industry analyst Steven Hill of 451 Research to hear about the latest developments in object and software-defined storage that are delivering optimized solutions for a wide range of use cases, enhancing the usefulness of archived data, and providing efficient and cost-effective long-term data growth management.

In this recorded webinar, Steven discusses the current landscape of the object storage market, where it is headed, and how it supports a wide variety of workloads and data delivery use cases. He also discusses the questions about how the technology addresses concerns such as legacy application requirements for file or block storage as well as the data migration issues that persist in heterogeneous environments.

You will also see how DDN WOS is enabling customers across different industries and use cases to build highly efficient and cost-effective storage infrastructures.

Presenter: Steven Hill, senior analyst of storage technologies, 451 Research

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