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Make telco connections—in person!—at MWC LA 2021 

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It’s with no small amount of excitement that a delegation of Microsoft’s telecommunications industry leaders will be traveling to attend MWC Los Angeles 2021 from October 26-28, 2021, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Telecommunications has of course been a “hero industry” throughout the pandemic, providing the connectivity for remote collaboration and productivity solutions from Microsoft Read more

5 essential business outcomes for media and telco organizations 

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Over the past 18 months, organizations in media & entertainment and telecommunications turned to digital technologies for the resilience and agility necessary to maintain business continuity and, in many instances, simply survive. With a host of lessons now learned—and with a marketplace that has been forever changed—the urgency for these two industries to continue to Read more

The Network: Media, entertainment, and telecommunications transformed 

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We’re excited to share The Network, Microsoft’s first podcast series for the media, entertainment, and telecommunications (telco) industries. The world has changed a lot in the past year, but much of that change has been driven by trends that began as long as a decade ago. As Microsoft’s global Director of Marketing for both M&E Read more

3 can’t-miss sessions at the virtual Infinity Festival 

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The Infinity Festival has rapidly established itself as a must-attend event for both entertainment and technology industry leaders and influencers. Guided by more than 150 advisors from leading studios, talent agencies, and technology companies, the festival celebrates “story enabled by technology” and brings together technology innovators and Hollywood’s leading storytellers to connect, collaborate, and innovate. Read more

How creativity drives innovation in the digital age 

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Sustained creativity has always been a true differentiator. The individuals and teams who regularly break through the status quo become our models of true ingenuity and innovation. The influence and impact of their work transform not only the arts and industry but also our society at large. And their legacy of mentorship, collaboration, determination, and Read more

Microsoft, MediaKind, and others help film festival play on 

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Over the last few months, perhaps no sector of the media and entertainment industry has been more impacted than traditional events and festivals held at theaters and other venues closed by social distancing requirements and other restrictions. One festival expected to be hit hard by this disruption was the annual Chattanooga Film Festival (CFF), held Read more

Microsoft and telecommunications leaders team up for transformation 

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The power of partnerships Microsoft empowers telecommunications organizations with a secure and trusted platform to deliver personalized experiences that earn customers for life, enable agile operations to increase network efficiency and scalability, and accelerate innovation and growth through new and exciting services. Once more, Microsoft’s commitment to the telecommunications industry goes far beyond the simple Read more

Achieve more with intelligent media and entertainment 

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The media and entertainment industry is undergoing digital transformation at an unprecedented rate. The widely acknowledged forces driving this change include new and emerging content channels and digital native providers such as FAANG and other over the top (OTT) players. Revenue streams are being disrupted by subscription video on demand (SVOD), advertising video on demand Read more