Metal Toad Blog

Learn more about the latest Media & Entertainment industry and AWS trends from the Metal Toad blog. If you prefer to browse by category, all of our posts are organized under the help section.

Digital Watermarking and Security in the Cloud Artwork

Digital Watermarking & Security in the Cloud

Executive Interview with Ken Gerstein, VP of Sales at NAGRA. Ken Gerstein has been a sales and business development leader in the media and entertainment field for over 20 years. He thrives on establishing new brands and…
Joaquin Lippincott
November 30th, 2020
AWS Header Image

What is AWS Cloud?

Taken literally AWS is an acronym for Amazon Web Services, but that doesn't really help to clarify what it AWS is.  Summarized, AWS is Amazon's offering for selling computer time in the cloud.
Joaquin Lippincott
November 18th, 2020
WARN

Awards Also Recognize Great Clients

We recently had some success I wanted to share.
Jonathan Mills
November 16th, 2020
Video Content as a Service + Cloud

Video Content as a Service + Cloud

Executive Interview with Philippe Brodeur, CEO and Founder of Overcast HQ. Philippe Brodeur got his start in the M&E space as a BBC producer and editor. Since 2007, he has founded and led multiple media technology…
Joaquin Lippincott
November 9th, 2020
Linear Television + Cloud Artwork

Linear Television + Cloud

Executive Interview with Igor Krol, CEO of Veset. Igor Krol has well over a decade of experience as a high-level executive in the investment banking field. Seven years ago, he joined Veset as COO, and today he serves as CEO…
Joaquin Lippincott
November 8th, 2020
Metadata + Cloud Artwork

Metadata + Cloud

Executive Interview with Shaun McCarthy, General Manager of Meta. Shaun McCarthy has decades of experience as a senior executive in the tech field, with a focus on startups, operations, marketing, and sales. He is an…
Joaquin Lippincott
November 7th, 2020
Streaming Video Infrastructure + Cloud

Streaming Video Infrastructure + Cloud

Executive Interview with Stefan Lederer, CEO & Founder of Bitmovin. Stefan Lederer is an internationally recognized expert in video and streaming technologies. In 2012, he founded Bitmovin, which provides adaptive…
Joaquin Lippincott
November 6th, 2020
Unstructured File Data at Scale + Cloud Artwork

Unstructured File Data at Scale + Cloud

Executive Interview with Barry Russell, SVP of Business Development & GM of Cloud for Qumulo. Barry Russell has been at the forefront of the cloud since 2008. He led the development of the AWS Marketplace and AWS Service…
Joaquin Lippincott
November 3rd, 2020
Data Optimization in the Cloud Artwork

Data Optimization in the Cloud

Executive Interview with Jerónimo Macanás Candilejo, CEO & Co-Founder of Jump. Jerónimo is a digital entrepreneur with almost 20 years of experience leading media and entertainment innovation in the US, Europe, and…
Joaquin Lippincott
November 2nd, 2020
Low-Latency Streaming + Cloud

Low-Latency Streaming + Cloud

Executive Interview with Per Lindgren, CTO and Co-Founder at Net Insight. Per has been a leader in the digital M&E world for over 20 years. He co-founded Net Insight over 20 years ago, defining new ways to deliver media…
Joaquin Lippincott
November 1st, 2020
Artificial Intelligence + Cloud Artwork

Artificial Intelligence + Cloud

Executive Interview with Greg Loose, Head of Media & Entertainment at Veritone. Greg is a long-time leader in the technology space, including SaaS cloud strategy, data management, and marketing and business development…
Joaquin Lippincott
October 30th, 2020
Quality Control Solutions + Cloud Artwork

Quality Control Solutions + Cloud

Executive Interview with Fereidoon Khosravi, SVP and Chief Business Development Officer at Venera Technologies. Fereidoon has been a leader in the US and international technology sectors for over three decades. In the last…
Joaquin Lippincott
October 29th, 2020

Have questions?