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Biographical Information
Tim Siglin
Chairman
423.384.9962

Tim Siglin is chairman of Braintrust Digital, a digital media production company, and a co-founder of the go-to-market strategic consulting firm Transitions, Inc. Involved full-time in visual communications and digital media for over 20 years, Siglin has also served as a contributing editor for StreamingMedia.com for over 15 years.  Prior to co-founding Transitions Inc., he served as principal analyst at The Hampton-James Company, a media consultancy, and was CEO of Century VII, Inc., a production and media integration design firm. Siglin has an MBA in international entrepreneurship, has taught as an adjunct at several colleges and universities, and has worked in both motion picture production and crisis management public relations. As a co-founder of Transitions, Inc., Siglin offers customized strategy consulting for a number of customers, including three Fortune 10 companies, numerous Fortune 100 companies, and multiple small businesses. Repeat customers account for more than 80 percent of all on-going business. Siglin can be reached at writer@braintrustdigital.com.

 

Articles By Tim Siglin

Elemental Pushes Concept of Software-Defined Video

Elemental co-founder Sam Blackman talks networking and video workflows using off-the-shelf hardware rather than specialized processors
Featured Articles, Posted 25 Nov 2014

Online Video Must Improve Streaming Quality to Compete With TV

There are seven glaring quality issues that still plague online video. The industry needs to get serious if it hopes to rival television in popularity.
Featured Articles, Posted 02 Oct 2014

The Google Video Quality Report: What it Means for Video

Some connections are too slow for HD YouTube streaming. A helpful metric from Google explains why some viewers see a less-than-pristine picture.
Featured Articles, Posted 24 Sep 2014

Bit by Bit, Europe Leads the Way in Data Roaming Charges

A move by the European Union to control data roaming rates could lead to streaming throughput improvements that benefit mobile video.
Featured Articles, Posted 05 Sep 2014

VITEC and the Art of Low Latency

As IBC approaches, VITEC doubles down on lower latency products such as its Media Gateway Pico, which features no moving parts in form factor the size of a cigarette pack
Featured Articles, Posted 03 Sep 2014

Online Video Insiders Aren't Using Second-Screen Apps: Study

While there's a lot of hype around second-screen apps and personalized recommendations, video pros aren't fans. So who's the audience?
Featured Articles, Posted 02 Jul 2014

The Many Meanings of E-CDN: Viewing the Options

When it comes to using enterprise content delivery networks to stream video, companies face the choice of cloud, in-house CDN, or hybrid.
Featured Articles, Posted 17 Jun 2014

Don't Just Compress the Video, Compress the Content

Researchers are creating algorithms that remove non-essential information from a video, allowing viewers to watch it faster than in real-time.
Featured Articles, Posted 04 Jun 2014

VBrick Revs Up Video Webcasting Platform at Streaming Media East

Responding to the need for large-scale enterprise video solutions, VBrick debuts VBrick Rev, a portal for live and on-demand video.
Online Video News, Posted 20 May 2014

Streaming Media East: Netflix Making the Move to HEVC, but Efficiency Gains Lag

Netflix discusses embracying HEVC (slowly), pushing 4K, and embracing IMF/MXF as a high-quality input format
Featured Articles, Posted 13 May 2014

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