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You, our customers, include studios, broadcasters, news organizations, publishers, information providers, standards organizations, education publishers and more. But you all share one thing in common: you have great content, powerful data … and MarkLogic to help you make the most of it. To sum it up: you already have the answer!

This brings this community together, in a place to share your insights and will keep you up to date with the latest for this fantastic group of MarkLogic customers.

We hope you enjoy it and please give us your feedback and comments on how we can make this a great resource for you to get the most out of your content and data!

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Leveraging Curated Descriptive Metadata for Competitive Business Value at Sony

Check out this presentation, in which Sony shares their strategy for indexing the Sony Pictures catalog using time-based metadata, how that metadata has become a catalyst for taking advantage of new business opportunities across the studio — and how the MarkLogic Data Hub helps the team continue expanding the reach of their metadata tagging solution.

What’s Hot?

The MarkLogic team was at the Frankfurt Book Fair 2019, the world’s biggest stage to promote some of the biggest ideas shaping the world. This year our theme is “You Have the Answer”—publishers and information providers already have the data, the content and the trust of their customers to create great experiences and lead the digital transformation of the industry.

Check out our comprehensive coverage of this key event in the publishing industry!

Rob Maxwell

Robert Maxwell

The combinations (of aspect to sell a TV show) run into the billions and in our relational database we have many billions of rows of rights records that express how this sale can take place. It’s an extremely complex data scenario."

Robert Maxwell Vice President, Worldwide IT - Sony Pictures Entertainment
Smart Hollywood Panel

Event Recap – Smart Hollywood Summit

February 27, 2019 | Los Angeles

Warner Bros. David Sugg hosted the “Does AI Make our Data Smarter?” panel to discuss the current state of AI and how the Media and Entertainment industry was using it. Matt Turner, MarkLogic’s CSO for Media introduced the panel and joined the discussion.

While they discussed the potential beyond just automated compliance around things that won’t pass censors, they also considered how the generation of automated, rich metadata could be leveraged. From our perspective, these all have great potential, and data is going to be a major driver for making your AI smarter.

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Event Recap – HITS

May 23, 2019 | Los Angeles

HITS Spring: MarkLogic, Sony Tout Benefits of Leveraging Curated Descriptive Metadata

In a session titled, “How Sony is Leveraging Curated Descriptive Metadata for Competitive Business Value,” MarkLogic CSO Matt Turner illustrated the steps media and entertainment companies can take to push their data to a place where it’s going to make a difference. And, Sony Pictures explained how the company has been investing in descriptive, time-based metadata to better understand its content library.

Find out how the Sony team’s data journey has been assisted by MarkLogic’s Data Hub.

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