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Connecting with the media and entertainment community
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Inspire creativity and collaboration
Enable creative teams to produce higher quality, more innovative cloud media content by augmenting human ingenuity.
Optimize the digital supply chain
Manage your content better and get it to market fast by moving to an intelligent cloud.
Engage and monetize audiences
Grow audiences and increase advertising revenue by delivering unforgettable experiences with personalized content and services.
Inspiring creative development and innovating programming
The creators of the Big Brother TV show, innovated their post-production workflow process, freeing creative development?and invigorating its programming.
Shattering records while streaming to the world flawlessly
Delivered a record-breaking 3.3 billion minutes of global streaming in just 17 days, in high-definition, and with zero downtime.
Reimagining interaction with hundreds of millions of fans
Implemented multiple digital channels and conversational AI to craft extraordinary fan experiences and drive brand identity.
Dentsu Aegis Network
Dentsu Aegis Network gains new business agility with a rapid cloud migration.
Miami HEAT boosts season ticket sales by 30% and saves approximately $1 million on operations.
Visual effects studio delivers on-time, on-budget performances with Microsoft Azure and Avere vFXT.
Explore media and entertainment
Bollywood, blockbusters and a $5 billion industry: How Indian company Eros Now is redefining online video
Eros Now is working with Microsoft to migrate the company’s operations to the Azure cloud platform to improve video and viewing experiences for consumers worldwide.
Project Silica proof of concept stores Warner Bros. ‘Superman’ movie on quartz glass
Microsoft and Warner Bros. have collaborated to successfully store and retrieve the entire 1978 iconic “Superman” movie on a piece of glass roughly the size of a drink coaster, 75 by 75 by 2 millimeters thick.
Microsoft and The Walt Disney Studios to develop ‘scene-to-screen’ content workflows
Microsoft and Disney Studios are delivering Azure cloud-based solutions to help accelerate innovation from “scene to screen”.
Azure Media Services’ new AI-Powered Innovation
At Microsoft, our mission is to empower every person and organization on the planet to achieve more. The media industry exemplifies this mission.
Data storytelling can help save local journalism
Learn how local news journalists are innovating media by simplifying complicated topics and processing huge amounts of data to create insights that make their stories more purposeful.
Working with the community at IBC 2019
Learn how your teams can use AI and the cloud to produce and manage engaging, revenue-driving content.
Transforming broadcasting to deliver news more reliably and securely
Haivision announced the new media routing cloud service SRTHub for Microsoft Azure at the 2019 NAB show. Learn how SRTHub helps broadcasters securely and reliably transport and transform live content and files using low-cost internet connections.
Reimagining content delivery to reduce time and cost of video processing
Learn how it’s now easier and more cost effective for innovative media organizations to combine cloud-based video processing with edge delivery, from content preparation to playback.
How tech is transforming entertainment: The three top takeaways from NAB
Bob DeHaven, General Manager for Media and Communications at Microsoft, offers his observations from the floor of the NAB 2019 conference.
Deliver exceptional customer experiences
Learn how Microsoft and Adobe have come together to optimize end-to-end customer engagement and deliver relevant and personalized experiences at global scale.