Supply Chain in News & Views
We reveal what you're all missing when working from home, and how you can maintain and build the networks that help you find new business opportunities and stay informed.
Watch Next Gen Supply Chain - a matter of life & death? An executive round table web event featuring Discovery, Sky, UKTV, ViacomCBS and Vubiquity.
Watch the recording of our recent webinar uncovering the complexity of the VOD content supply chain.
What topics was the media industry discussing before the Coronavirus pandemic? And how relevant will they look when we emerge from lockdown?
Our Next Gen Supply Chain report explores how some major content companies have adopted software defined, cloud led supply chains - and asks what this approach could mean for the media industry more widely
Watch our webcast, in which broadcasters, production companies and vendors shared their knowledge and experience regarding the impact of COVID-19 on the media industry.
When the pandemic ends, will businesses simply return to the way they worked before? Or will our working practices have been changed forever?
How will smart media companies make their business decisions in 2020? How will a broadcaster’s CTO decide which new technology areas are worthy of their team’s attention?
I may be the luckiest guy in the media industry.
Two years ago, the DPP set out to make IMF a reality for both our members and the industry as a whole, through technical work and implementation support.
Read our two latest reports on Supply Chain and supplying to VOD. And find out how the industry is coping in lockdown.
What does the schema do? How does it work? And what's next on the development roadmap?
Supplying the VOD Revolution defines a reference workflow for the supply of content from distributors and aggregators to platforms. It exposes the pain points felt by implementers of these workflows, and explores the web of standards and formats in use today.
Early findings from DPP research show the human face of the crisis.
The DPP IMF for Advertising project group have been exploring the business benefits of making improvements to workflows in the video advertising supply chain.
Five years ago today the DPP was born. And it's been growing ever since. Join us in celebrating our birthday!
Like every other business, we’re having to rethink how the DPP will operate in the months ahead. Here are a few things we thought you might like to know.
So far 42 member companies have completed the checklists for production, broadcast, or both. But how are they putting their results into action?
The DPP today published its annual media industry predictions, in partnership with DPP member company Imagen.
Delivering the IP Future sheds light on the technologies that will enable the media and entertainment industry to deliver an all-IP future for content distribution.
The DPP today launched a major new initiative to promote environmentally sustainable practices among suppliers and content providers.
The DPP today announced the development of a proof of concept to demonstrate how component-based workflows using IMF can be applied to advertising use cases.
A report from the DPP’s IMF Breakfast Briefing at IBC 2019
The DPP in collaboration with NABA has today announced the publication of the second SMPTE Technical Specification (TSP) for the IMF for broadcast and online use cases.
The component of IMF which causes the most questions and occasionally confusion is the “Output Profile List” or OPL.
A new report from the DPP raises important questions about whether the current content explosion could hit a funding crisis.
The DPP has today released four documents to support the industry’s deployment of IMF for Broadcast & Online.
Change is perhaps the only constant in our industry. And the landscape has certainly changed a lot in the last few decades.R
We promise it’s not just alphabet soup.
The DPP today released an important new report which looks at the challenges posed by the transition to full IP distribution of content to consumers.
The DPP, in collaboration with the NABA and AMWA, is delighted to announce the adoption of AMWA AS-11 X9: MXF Program Contribution – NABA DPP HD (AVC)
The DPP has published a new report for its Members that looks in detail at how AI is being applied in the media industry, and where future potential lies
We’re delighted to announce that 30 suppliers have now been awarded the DPP Committed to Security marka
The DPP has announced the release of a new technical specification to support the mastering and international exchange of content
The DPP has announced the release of a new implementation guide: DPP Metadata Exchange for News.
When no one knows how everything works, everyone needs someone who understands something.
The DPP was founded on a simple premise: broadcasters are the ones best placed to make digital easier.
Supply Chain in Insight
Next Gen Supply Chain
Will companies with next generation supply chains have a competitive advantage? We explore what major content companies adopting software defined, cloud led supply chains could mean for the media industry.
Home Truths No.19 - 2020 Predictions
How is globalisation creating opportunities, and challenges, in the media supply chain? Plus more 2020 predictions from DPP members
Tech Leaders' Briefing 2019
Grow your business with actionable business intelligence from 32 major customers - broadcasters, content platforms and social and technology giants
Business Benefits of IMF for Advertising
How will component-based workflows bring efficiencies across the advertising supply chain and unlock new commercial opportunities using IMF?
Home Truths No.15 AI For Real
How is AI being applied in the media and where does future potential lie? Where is the real business value and what are the opportunities?
Home Truths No.11 The DPP 2018 Predictions
In 2017 we drew up the first ever DPP predictions. It's time to find out what we got right, what we got wrong, and the next big things for 2018
Meet the UK Broadcasters 2017
We explore the three current key priorities of each of the CTOs from the major UK broadcasters; and their specific messages to the supplier community
Survey Report: Are we fit for Cyber War?
Are you proactive in establishing good security practice? Experts discuss the maturity of security thinking in the media sector
Home Truths No.10 Automation
What happens when the media industry is no longer in control of the future of media? And where will machine learning and AI take the industry next?
Home Truths No.9 Building the New Supply Chain
How does supply chain thinking apply to media companies? What does the new media supply chain look like? And what are the key principles?
Home Truths No.8 - The Need For Speed
How will businesses transform in the next 5 years? And how could the very shape of the industry be disrupted?
Survey Report: The Business Benefits of IP Production
The first ever assessment of where companies can expect to see the greatest ROI from committing to IP-based production
Home Truths No.7 The DPP 2017 Predictions
The first ever DPP 2017 Predictions, drawn up in consultation with subject matter experts from the whole media supply chain
Supply Chain in Events
Key Design Principles
27 August 2020
We reveal the common principles that need to inform the design of all media businesses in the wake of the pandemic, in the first of our Design for Tomorrow series.
24 September 2020
Join us in this Design for Tomorrow webinar to explore the key supply chain processes of content receipt, and preparation for distribution and archive.
Libraries & Archives
1 October 2020
Content companies need their content inventory to be usable and accessible - from anywhere. Find out how this can be achieved in the next Design for Tomorrow webinar.
15 October 2020
After the pandemic, how will production entities best design to be efficient, flexible, and responsive to different circumstances? Find out at this special Design for Tomorrow webinar.
29 October 2020
How can consumers gain access to the content they want, when they want, at the quality they want? Our penultimate Design for Tomorrow webinar asks the experts.
12 November 2020
What kinds of business relationships will we need in the future? Our final Design for Tomorrow webinar explores how suppliers and customers can best support one another.
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