Archive for Year '0'

Why Managing Content in the Cloud Matters »

Last week at NAB I participated in a panel discussion titled “why managing content in the cloud matters.” I joined Moderator Tom Ohanian from Cisco and panelists from Civolution and Gorilla Technology Group to discuss the impact cloud technology is having on the media and entertainment industry, and the factors that organizations should consider when selecting cloud solutions. Continue reading

Stateful Workflow Restarts and more for M+A 10.6 »

We have released version 10.6 of Managers+Agents, which includes some enhancements that I think you’ll find very useful. This blog highlights two of those enhancements available in this release including stateful workflow restarts and RESTful FIMS transfer service interface. Continue reading

You have a handle on BYOD, but what about BYOFS? »

There has been a lot of talk about employees bringing their own devices (BYOD), like smart phones and tablets, to work. A new threat has recently emerged where employees are “bringing” their own online file sharing service to work (BYOFS). In other words, they are using online file sharing services to store and distribute corporate documents, and organizations have no visibility or control over access to those services. Signiant can help you be proactive and minimize risk for your organization, without compromising simplicity and reliability for your employees. Continue reading

Our cloud credo »

At a recent industry event, someone asked me “What is Signiant’s position on the cloud?”. At first this seemed like a silly question. After all, the days are long gone when cloud technology was seen as a pro-or-con issue. But on reflection, our company *does* have strong opinions on this topic; the fact that we’ve taken a stand is one of the reasons we’re seen as leaders in the cloud arena. I should be able to articulate these views, so herewith our Cloud Credo. This is what we believe… Continue reading

Hide the nerd knobs »

The last year has been crazy and exciting for Signiant with the introduction of Media Shuttle. Here’s a snapshot of the highlights. Continue reading