2018 Sports Content Management & Storage Forum


SVG’s 12th-annual Sports Content Management & Storage Forum will be held at The Westin New York at Times Square on Wednesday, July 25. The Forum will feature media-asset–management (MAM) leaders from major broadcasters, leagues, teams, OTT outlets, and vendors offering first-hand perspectives and behind-the-curtain looks at their respective workflows. In addition to addressing the latest MAM and storage technology, this year’s expanded program will feature a Cybersecurity and Content Protection Workshop aimed to provide attendees with insight into how to better protect their facilities and prevent online piracy.

PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.: Registration/Breakfast
9:00 – 9:10 a.m.: Opening Comments presented by Quantum
9:10 – 9:45 a.m.: Cost Reduction vs. Revenue Generation: Finding a Balance
9:45 – 10:00 a.m.: Avid Case Study
10:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Esports Spotlight: How Riot Games Leverages Object-Based Storage to Boost the League of Legends Experience (Sponsored by Dell EMC)
10:30 – 10:35 a.m.: Technology Showcase Spotlight
10:35 – 11:20 a.m.: Networking Break
11:20 – 11:45 a.m.: Keynote Presentation: NBC’s Olympic-Sized MAM Effort at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games
11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: The AI Factor: Automating Metadata Capture, Search, and More (Sponsored by CatDV)
12:30 – 12:45 p.m.: Vizrt Case Study
12:45 – 1:30 p.m.: Lunch
1:30 – 2:15 p.m.: Spotlight Session: A Look at Fox Sports’ World Cup Cloud Workflows
2:15 – 2:45 p.m.: Cloud, Virtualization, and SaaS: From Storage to Playout and Beyond
2:45 – 3:00 p.m.: AWS Case Study
3:00 – 3:30 p.m.: Networking Break
3:30 – 4:00 p.m.: The Content Tsunami: Managing the Coming Wave of Unstructured Data (Sponsored by Zegami)
3:30 – 5:00 p.m.: Cybersecurity & Content Protection Workshop
4:00 – 4:15 p.m.: Sony Case Study
4:15 – 5:00 p.m.: Storage Tiering and DR Strategy: Smartly Preparing Your Content for the Future
5:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Networking Reception

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