06 February 2018
We are delighted to announce a new capability in Microsoft Video Indexer: Brand Detection from speech and from visual text! If you are not yet familiar with Video Indexer, you may want to take a look at a few examples on our video portal.
01 February 2018
Extracting insights from video (using AI technologies) presents an additional set of challenges (and opportunities for optimization) as compared to images. There is a misconception that AI for video…
18 December 2017
Video Indexer (VI) now supports industry and business specific customization for automatic speech recognition (ASR) through integration with the Microsoft Custom Speech Service!
06 December 2017
Content Delivery Networks (CDN) help bring your content closer to your users all over the world. One key way the CDN improves latency is by intelligently caching files on CDN edge servers located in various geographic regions. This new feature allows customers using Azure CDN standard from Verizon or Akamai to create rules to direct the CDN servers to override their default caching behavior.
20 November 2017
We are excited to announce the Public Preview of new capabilities in Azure Media Services for composing media subclips and stitching together rendered videos.
01 November 2017
15 September 2017
Over the past months, we have aggressively added innovative new capabilities in Azure to enable content owners and partners to prepare, store, protect, distribute and monetize media in the cloud. We…
13 September 2017
In May 2017, the Azure Media Services team announced the global public preview of the Video Indexer service at the Microsoft Build Developers Conference in Seattle. Microsoft Video Indexer was…
09 August 2017
Azure Media Redactor is a powerful cloud video processing service which is capable of automatically detecting and blurring faces in your videos, for use in cases such as public safety and news media.
01 August 2017
This week SIGGRAPH 2017 is blasting away in Los Angeles and I can’t imagine a better place than the premier event for computer graphics to announce that Azure Batch Rendering will now move into…