Category - Opinion

Opinion

The war against piracy

One of the first things I did when I took the lead role in fighting piracy at OSN was to change the language. We talk about ‘content protection’ rather than...

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Follow your dreams

Recently, I had the pleasure of moderating a panel of women filmmakers in the region, on behalf of Canon. I'm usually sceptical when I meet aspiring young...

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The game changers

It’s not every month that we get to meet with more than one CEO who is changing the game within the media space. Last month, we had the pleasure of meeting...

Opinion

CDN as a service

User experience is critical for VOD services. To ensure a smooth video experience for our subscribers, we use a load balancer that directs traffic to the best...

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Musical chairs

I thought it was going to be a quiet year, judging by the slowdown in December 2016, but every morning of 2017 thus far, no sweet call to prayer has awakened...

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New beginnings

What New Year resolutions have you made this year? Have you decided to rid your company of all the legacy systems that are preventing progress?

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Live news with drones

Originally conceived as strategic military tools, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) have become useful for scientific data collection and agricultural...