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Keeping your media library GDPR-compliant with Third Light

Around Europe, businesses have prepared themselves to comply with the new GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) law, which came into force on 25 May 2018. The law put stringent new controls in place on how businesses handle personal data. How can Third Light help you comply with the law?

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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

The rising requirements for media storage and the need to plan ahead

The first digital camera prototype actually appeared in 1975, and marked the start of a relatively swift journey into the world of digital media. Today, almost all of us snap away on our digital devices, capturing everything from our Sunday lunch to major life and even global events. In our personal lives, and at work, digital media is at the heart of everything we do. We capture, we save, we share, we comment, and we use digital media to communicate in our increasingly digital world. Read more

Met Office media management is a breeze with Third Light

Around the world - and around the clock - together with its partners, The Met Office is working hard to make accurate weather and climate advice available to all. Everything it does is based on world-leading science and enhanced by close working relationships with partner organisations around the globe. It collects and makes sense of massive amounts of data every day, using cutting-edge technology for the benefit of mankind - and our planet. Speaking to Ross Middleham, Content Production Lead, we were able to understand how Third Light's media library technology helps them communicate this vital information on a global scale. Read more