Top 20 Media and Entertainment Technology Companies - 2018

Top 20 Media and Entertainment Technology Companies - 2018

As the shift to digital goes well past the tipping point, turbulent times awaits for many entertainment and media organizations. For entertainment and media companies to thrive in increasingly global markets they must now consider changes in marketer and consumer spending continue to accelerate, necessitating new strategies and flexible business models. But even amid disruption, some realities endure: The most valuable constituents in the entertainment and media industry remain the active, loyal, and passionate fans. Developments such as Content streaming, Video on demand, advertising, and Hyper-targeted content are transforming the media and entertainment industry.

Video-on-demand is dominating the Media and Entertainment industry. This is prompting distributors to come up with different ways to bundle and disseminate content, creating new revenue models, and opening up all kinds of opportunities to push the envelope on content creation.

Unlike other industries, the digital transformation happening in the media and entertainment business focuses mostly on marketing and money. But they also focus on user experience and engagement: personalizing one’s viewing experiencing, and getting content to audiences where and when they want it, on whatever device they’re using.

To help CIOs navigate through the list of Media and Entertainment solution providers, our distinguished selection panel, comprising CEOs, CIOs, VCs, industry analysts and the editorial board of CIOReview narrowed the 20 Most Promising Media and Entertainment Solution Provides that exhibit competence in delivering business intelligence.

We present to you CIOReview’s 20 Most Promising Media and Entertainment Technology Solution Providers - 2018.

Company Name

Company Description

Alphonso Tailors advertising campaigns aimed at helping brands reach their target audiences better
Avid Technology Helps organizations to connect with their audience in more powerful, efficient, collaborative, and profitable ways
Basefount Crowd simulation animation software that uses artificial intelligence
Brightcove [NASDAQ:BCOV] Provider of powerful cloud solutions for delivering and monetizing videos across every connected device
Connatix Provides online video and syndication platform for publishers with personalized and unobtrusive online experience
Digital Convergence Technologies Provides a multi-channel OTT media distribution platform for video content providers
Digital Remedy Delivers performance-based innovation and maximizes business potential through superior customer service, diverse strategic solution sets, and flawless execution
Evolphin Software Builds a software platform that incorporates scalable DAM solutions to assist fast-growing media agencies is an online platform that enables its users to privately upload, review, and share video with their teams
iPR Software Offers PR and marketing software solutions alongside a host of other services that include digital asset management, media database management, content marketing solutions, and social media hubs
KPMG Offering technology, operational, financial, customer, regulatory and strategic services to the media and entertainment sector
Limelight Networks [NASDAQ:LLNW] CDN that ensures reliability, consistency, and performance that consumers demand while also providing the security and availability
Marin Software [NYSE:MRIN] Integrated SaaS ad management platform for social advertising, helping digital marketers improve financial performance
Peerlogix [OTCQB: LOGX] PeerLogix is an advertising technology and data aggregation company providing a proprietary software-as-a-service platform which enables the tracking and cataloguing of torrent files and torrent networks
PremiumMedia360 PremiumMedia360 provides a cloud-based operating system to automate the entire workflow between networks, broadcasters, and advertising agencies
ShowMgr A provider of web-based enterprise resource (ERP) management tools designed to automate and streamline production operations for the entertainment markets
Softjourn Brings highly practical approaches and cutting-edge technology together in solutions that keep clients abreast of the pace of change
Verizon Digital Media Services Empowers next generation of digital media by delivering quality media across every device
Xyvid Provider of high-end, web-based broadcast platform that excels in audience engagement and interacts with viewers anywhere in the world
Zixi A software platform that delivers live video content anytime, anywhere, on any device