Manage Content Metadata – It's Every Bit As Important As The Media!

The media industry has experienced a shift in consumption patterns – worldwide - which are the most disruptive in its history. Consumers expect to watch video when they want, where they want, on whatever platform they want. Multiscreen viewing,...

The Retail Cloud Team becomes Piksel Retail

We’ve got some exciting news to share today – The Retail Cloud Team has a new look, renaming to Piksel Retail! Our name now celebrates the part that we have always played in the Piksel Group, a brand with 20 plus years of experience of solving...

Metadata – The Key to Your Success

In the last blog, we discussed the current consumption patterns for media and how a media organization has no choice but to automate processes in order to continue to grow revenues. This is largely because they must produce media suitable for...

Delivering Media to The Modern Audience Through Workflow Automation

The media industry has thrived in its ability to create, package and deliver material to the consumer. The mechanics of this are well defined, and we’ve all been comfortable working in an environment where the consumer, by and large, gets to...

Meet the Piksel team at NAB 2018

Hard to believe though it may be, we’re already a quarter of the way through 2018 – which means that one of the media and entertainment industry’s biggest events is just around the corner.

The future of OTT services, as told at Streaming Forum 2018

It’s been just over a month since Streaming Media magazine’s 2018 Streaming Forum event took place at London’s ExCeL. In our first post about the show, we took a whistle-stop tour through five of the most interesting insights we gleaned from the...

Five things we learned at Connected TV World Summit

This past week the great and the good of the media and broadcast industries assembled at The Royal College of Physicians in London for Mediatel’s annual Conntect TV World Summit. Across the numerous panels, keynotes and networking sessions a host...

The Worst Year Ever for Pay-TV

 

An interesting piece caught my eye the other day that I felt worth exploring here. Research by nScreenMedia revealed a significant fall in in pay-TV subscribers in 2017, with the top seven public operators losing a combined 2m subscribers over...

Five great things we heard at Streaming Forum

While the ‘Beast from the East’ was in full effect on Tuesday, rendering London’s already chilly Docklands that little bit more frigid, it didn’t manage to stop us from heading to the ExCeL for Streaming Media's Streaming Forum event, at which...

Piksel People: Dee Vincent-Day

As the technical author for Piksel’s software products, Dee Vincent-Day has written and edited hundreds of pages of user guidance since she joined the company in 2016. I spent a little time finding out more about what motivates her, how she got...