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...

Metadata and The User Experience - Part 2: How Backend Improvements Enhance UX

In the previous entry to this series, we explored the problems that messy, inconsistent metadata can create for the end user, where metadata varies from asset to asset, sometimes even for duplicate versions of the same asset. Not only does this...

Metadata and The User Experience - Part 1: DNA

Piksel recently announced that we had secured the DPP’s Committed to Security mark, demonstrating that the microservices architecture that underpins our products - the Piksel Palette - provides our customers with the highest standard of security...

Enhanced Playout Services

In this series of new year blogs we’ve explored the opportunities presented by Piksel’s Fuse Suite of products (Fuse Metadata Manager and Fuse Publisher) which are underpinned by our cloud native, microservices architecture, the Piksel Palette.

'Change the Chain' to Enable a Meaningful Digital Transformation

Last week we began to discuss Piksel’s Fuse Suite, examining the possibilities presented by Fuse Metadata Manager and Fuse Publisher and how they enable broadcast and media companies to effectively enable the digital transformation of their...

Bridging the Linear-Digital Divide

One of the things that we have learned since embarking on our microservices, multi-cloud oriented approach is that it’s not enough to use it to continue to do things the way that they’ve always been done. Transformative technologies should do...

No More Frankensteins - What Microservices Can Do For You

In the previous blog, we touched on the increased recognition throughout the media and broadcast industries of the benefits of a cloud native and multi-cloud approach. We mentioned the Piksel Palette, our microservices architecture and how it was...