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Digital Production Buzz – August 17, 2017

This week we showcase a variety of new technology: An update on file security, Vimeo’s latest tools for filmmakers, new cameras, faster SSD drives and a behind-the-scenes look at Microsoft Azure.

Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Mathew Gilliat-Smith, Derick Rhodes, Ned Soltz, Richard Leonarz, Tad Brockway and James DeRuvo.

  • Affordable Security for Filmmakers
  • New Tools from Vimeo
  • New Cameras, New Gear, New Trends
  • Faster SSD Drives – From Samsung
  • Cloud Services from Microsoft Azure
  • The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update

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Guests this Week

Affordable Security for Filmmakers

Mathew Gilliat-Smith

Mathew Gilliat-Smith, CEO, Fortium Technologies

Security of your media is always in the forefront of our minds. Tonight we talk with Mathew Gilliat-Smith, CEO of Fortium Technologies, about their unique approach to helping filmmakers keep their projects secure, even during editing, at a very affordable price.

New Tools from Vimeo

Derick Rhodes

Derick Rhodes, Director, Creator Programs, Vimeo

Vimeo is well-known as a distribution site for filmmakers. But, Vimeo offers us far more. Tonight we talk with Derick Rhodes, Director of Creator Programs for Vimeo, about some of their tools for filmmakers, as well as their new support for 360/VR.

New Cameras, New Gear, New Trends

Ned Soltz

Ned Soltz, Contributing Editor, Red Shark News, Ned Soltz Inc.

IBC is coming next month to Amsterdam, so, this month, Ned Soltz looks at the latest trends, announcements and gear to expect when this massive trade show opens.

Faster Flash Drives – From Samsung

Richard Leonarz

Richard Leonarz, Director of Marketing, Memory and Storage, Samsung Electronics, America

When it comes to storage, it is impossible for it to be too fast or too large. We always want more performance. This week, Richard Leonarz, Director of Marketing, Memory and Storage for Samsung Electronics, America, describes their latest announcements of new, high-speed flash drives.

Cloud Services from Microsoft Azure

Tad Brockway

Tad Brockway, General Manager, Microsoft Azure Storage

Microsoft Azure is one of the “Big Four” Cloud storage and services vendors. But, it is often the one least talked about. Tonight, Tad Brockway, General Manager for Microsoft Azure, joins us to explain what Azure is, how filmmakers can use it, and what Microsoft does to keep our data secure.

The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update

James DeRuvo

James DeRuvo, Film and Technology Reporter, DoddleNEWS

James DeRuvo, Senior Writer at DoddleNEWS, has a multi-faceted career that spans radio, film and publishing. Covering technology in the video industry for nearly 20 years, James presents our weekly DoddleNEWS Update.

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