Metadata

ITV Studios Boosts Productivity by Streamlining Management of Picture Archive

ITV Studios ITV is the largest commercial television network in the UK, delivering 99% of all commercial audiences in the UK over 5 million viewers and in 2019 is achieving its highest share of viewing in 11 years. It broadcasts a wide variety of content on its family of free-to-air channels and on demand, via numerous platforms, including the ITV Hub. During its rich over 60-year history, ITV has produced stellar programs, including award-winning TV shows such as Coronation Street, This Morning and Emmerdale.

Read more

Cambridge software company, Third Light, enables VAR reporting for FA Cup games

In March 2016 the International Football Association Board (IFAB) held a historic Annual General Meeting, where a testing phase for Video Assistant Referees (VAR) was approved. This testing phase is now under way in over 20 different competitions worldwide, and is due to be reviewed in March 2018. Following the AGM meeting, in May 2017, Cambridge software company, Third Light, worked on the development of the ground-breaking VAR project for IFAB. Read more

Case Study: Moving to metadata – Concordia Publishing House

It's useful to see how a big project can be tackled systematically, and to understand how digital media libraries work in large project. Six months into a Third Light implementation, the Concordia Publishing House team shares its experience of uploading the first 2,000 digital files into its new media library. How are they getting on? Read more

Event Report: DAM EU - London - 25/26 June 2015

DAM EU 2015 took place at the Raddison Blu Portman Hotel, London in June 2015. The event drew a modest size audience with a healthy enthusiasm for the promised agenda. We have collected a few thoughts about how the DAM community and analysts positioned the sector, and the messages that came across most strongly to us at this event. Read more

Free Training: Video and Metadata Modules, 23 April 2015

In this month's 60-minute webinar, we'll discuss two modules that extend the video and metadata features of Third Light IMS. Could these modules be the perfect fit for your media projects this year? We'll show these modules working and some examples of how they can be used. Read more