This show focuses on how companies in telecommunications, media & entertainment, and web hosting are using Microsoft developer technologies. Microsoft Communications Sector Evangelists go around North America to interview and highlight the ways in which the industry is addressing the convergence of media, telecommunications, and web technologies.
Michael Scherotter just visited
CrystalTech a web hosting provider in Scottsdale, Arizona. President Bob Cichon took Michael on a tour of the data center.
At $2.95 per month for an ASP.Net 3.5 developer account Michael is also a customer of CrystalTech with his
Starz Entertainment , the providers of premium TV channels like Starz and Encore and
Vongo downloadable movies has built their entire media infrastructure around Windows Media. Stephen Smith, Director of Media System Integration walks us through the entire workflow and architecture of the system…
Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution licenses TV shows and movies to broadcasters around the world. In 30 days, a team of Silverlight and .NET developers at Fox built an app for Windows 8 and published it to the Windows Store. The FoxFast app for Windows 8 is for their worldwide broadcast…
Kirk Evans interviews Mark Kashman, the Product Manager for Interactive Media Manager. IMM is a Digital Asset Management (DAM) system built on top of SharePoint 2007. In this episode, we take a look at the architecture of IMM, see it in action, and we
even see a sneak preview of a…
At South by Southwest,
Michael Scherotter met Jeff Sass of Myxer a company that has built an ASP.net/SQL Server-based web service for ad-supported mobile content.
They were at SxSW to show their service to artists and musicians to be able to get their content into mobile ringtones and other…
At South by Southwest in Austin, Tamara Phillips of
Desktop Music Channel showed
Michael Scherotter a Software+Services solution that includes a compelling desktop applications with service-based push technology.
The Desktop Music Channel is a new way for artists and bands to create an…
At the South by Southwest Music tradeshow, we meet Jamison Stafford and Matt Kauffman from
Iventa, an e-commerce vendor that has a SaaS solution built entirely on .Net and SQL Server. Jamison tells about the company walks through the application, showing the
Grateful Dead online store as one…
In this episode, host
Kirk Evans talks with Dr. Michael Ludwich, VP of Consulting at
Decentrix, where Dr. Ludwich provides a demonstration of the
BIAnalytix solution. This quite an interesting demonstration, helping to show the value of BI in a media organization.
In Part 1 of this…