Tag

cloud
We explore how media teams can conduct simple assessments of their working environment and make practical changes to protect themselves and there company’s liability for the pre-release content they touch A few short weeks ago, the professional media world as we know it changed.  We went from talking about the trend of remote working and...
Read More
Sohonet CEO Chuck Parker Examines a New Software/Hardware Paradigm in the Media Industry Five or ten years ago, the vast majority of media & entertainment industry clients had a single model when it came to tools: they bought enterprise software, for which they paid an annual maintenance fee, loaded it on their own server, and...
Read More
Rebuilding Post Production in the Cloud Sohonet CEO Chuck Parker reflects on the evolution of cloud-based work in the post-production industry Until very recently, the idea that editors and VFX artists could work remotely from one another seemed a far-off reality. Yet, with continued investment in cloud-based infrastructure and fast private connection lines, the size...
Read More
  Sohonet Joins Media Innovation Cloud Alliance. The new alliance presents a multi-vendor cloud solution to the M&E industry Sohonet, the global experts in connectivity, media services and network security for the media and entertainment industry has joined the Media Innovation Cloud Alliance. The coalition is comprised of leading media technology companies, integrating across multiple...
Read More
Post Production in the Cloud By Adrian Pennington, Post Perspective   Talked about for years, the capacity to use the cloud for the full arsenal of post workflows is possible today with huge ramifications for the facilities business. Rendering frames for visual effects requires an extraordinary amount of compute power for which VFX studios have...
Read More
Last Tuesday marked the first of a series of workshops Sohonet will be hosting with our partner AWS. This session: How to Host your VFX Workstation in the Cloud.  We were joined by our technology partner and one of the leading cloud providers, Amazon Web Services (AWS), as well as Escape Technology and a whole...
Read More
VFX Studio MPC to join Sohonet’s Cloud Rendering Panel alongside Google Cloud at FMX Conference 2017 Sohonet, the leading global experts in connected cloud services for the Media and Entertainment industry, today announced that experts from both MPC Film and MPC Advertising would be joining Sohonet’s cloud rendering panel at Europe’s premier conference for the...
Read More
Sohonet are heading to FMX Conference in May this year, FMX is Europe’s most influential conference for digital entertainment and covers all aspects of VFX, Animation, Games & Transmedia. We’re particularly excited to welcome the experts behind the Oscar-winning film The Jungle Book and the VES Award-winning John Lewis Christmas Ad to join our cloud rendering panel...
Read More
By Chuck Parker– CEO, Sohonet It seems everywhere you look these days there is something about “the Cloud” in front of you.  Twitter, LinkedIn, the tech press, and seemingly every press release you read has the various players in the Media and Entertainment industry describing what they can do for you in the cloud. The...
Read More