Nizar Thabet, head of technology for Deluxe's post production group, joined other technology leaders in the post industry for a round table discussion with IBC 365 about how the latest technology developments are impacting the industry.
Topics ranged from the rise of UHD and HDR content and the adoption of IP and cloud infrastructure and workflows, to the possibilities offered by AI and Blockchain in the post workflow.
"Deluxe is always keeping an eye on new ways to work more efficiently and perform at peak for our clients," Thabet said. "Most recently, we’ve been strategically investing in two key areas: networking and storage. We’ve initiated a switch from fibre channel to Ethernet and are increasing our storage capacity and investing in newer SDN technologies. With the continued adoption of 16-bit OpenEXR, 4K resolutions and higher, storage has been a key area for heavy investment."
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