Thursday, June 28, 2018
For those of you who might not have tried it yet, Video Indexer is a cloud application and platform built upon media AI technologies to make it easier to extract insights from video and audio files. As a starting point for extracting the textual part of the insights...
Monday, May 7, 2018
Developers and media companies trust and rely on Azure Media Services building the ability to encode, protect, analyze and deliver video at scale.
Monday, May 7, 2018
We announced the launch of Video Indexer at Build 2017.
Monday, April 9, 2018
As I reflect on cloud computing and the media industry since last year’s NAB, I see two emerging trends. First, content creators and broadcasters such as Rakuten, RTL, and Al Jazeera are increasingly…
Thursday, February 22, 2018
In the last few years, many law enforcement agencies have adopted body worn cameras. In this blog post, I will provide some background on what is driving the growth and will talk about how AI can help with law enforcement agencies with the processing of videos captured by body worn cameras.
Tuesday, February 6, 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.
Thursday, February 1, 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…
Monday, December 18, 2017
Video Indexer (VI) now supports industry and business specific customization for automatic speech recognition (ASR) through integration with the Microsoft Custom Speech Service!
Wednesday, December 6, 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.
Monday, November 20, 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.