Sports Content Management Workshop

Monday, December 16, 2019
Location: Gramercy Suite A/West, 2nd Floor
Time: 1:30 – 4:15 p.m.

The Sports Content Management Workshop is designed for SVG members and sponsors looking to learn about the latest developments in media-asset-management (MAM), archive and storage technology, content migration, and cloud-based workflows. This afternoon workshop will feature MAM leaders from major broadcasters, leagues, teams, and vendors offering first-hand perspectives and behind-the-curtain looks at their respective workflows. The SCM workshop is a can’t-miss event for anyone looking to build an efficient content-management and storage/archiving infrastructure, as well as to stay up-to-date on the latest technological developments in this vital industry sector.

Time Session
1:25 - 1:30 p.m.
Sponsored by:

SwiftStack Welcoming Remarks

1:30 - 2:15 p.m.

Best Practices in Migration: How to Manage My Content Lifecycle for an Ever-growing Library?

Today’s digital explosion drives sports-content creators to keep more media on-line and available to their users for longer periods of time. These organizations outgrow their annual storage space yearly, challenging storage budgets; decisions from the past impact their decisions going forward. Sports-media organizations discuss their approach to address and resolve these challenges in real-world large-scale production systems and archives.

2:15 - 2:30 p.m.
Sponsored by:

Avid Case Study

2:30 - 2:45 p.m.
Sponsored by:

Networking Break

2:45 - 3:15 p.m.

Esports Spotlight: Inside Blizzard Entertainment’s Groundbreaking MAM Workflows at BlizzCon

Media management leaders from esports leader Blizzard Entertainment pull back the curtain on their groundbreaking workflows for the cavalcade of esports action at BlizzCon. In total, BlizzCon featured seven Stages and seven separate productions all culminating into a single premiere event. In order to manage the flurry of live and VOD content, Blizzard took a hybrid approach to asset management by utilizing AWS MAM and CMS along with on-site postproduction support in the form of a MAM flypack. Hear how this esports behemoth is continuing to blaze the trail when it comes to media management and storage.
Featuring: Chris Scoggins, Blizzard Entertainment, Media Asset Manager, Global Broadcast

3:15 - 3:30 p.m.

Case Study: More information coming soon 

3:30 - 4:15 p.m.
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State of Archiving Technology: What Does the Future Hold for Tape, Drives, and the Data Center?

Find out from manufacturing leaders where they see their technologies going, how they design migration strategies from yesterday’s storage platforms to cutting edge offerings, while embracing the many tiers available from The Cloud, On-Prem Disk, Solid State, and On-site / Off-site Tape Archives.
Confirmed Panelists:
Vince Auletta, Swiftstack, Director of Media Solutions