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,...

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...

New Year, New Approach to Cloud and Microservices

Throughout 2017, the media and broadcast industries began to recognise the importance of a cloud-native approach. Whether on large or smaller scale projects, the move towards a more all-encompassing embrace of the cloud and the potential behind...

How Microservices Take Cloud-Based TV Operations to Another Level