Customer Service Notice CVE-2021-4428
CVE-2021-44228 Myers Information Services To All Myers Clients: Please be advised that we are aware of the recently reported Apache Log4J2/Log4Shell zero-day vulnerability (NVD – CVE-2021-44228). Following the initial report on 12/10/21, Myers’ engineering team has conducted an extensive review of our product offerings to assess any potential threat to Myers clients. Our findings are …
In-House vs. Cloud-Hosted Server: How do they Compare When it Comes to ProTrack?
A Technical Viewpoint from Myers Director, Technical Support, Chris Martin When comparing in-house vs cloud-hosted servers, it can be hard to decide which is the right option as it is dependent upon each station’s unique needs, infrastructure, and resources. When choosing to run ProTrack on an in-house server, the station itself is responsible for choosing …
Myers to Demonstrate ProTrack’s Latest Revenue-Generating Capabilities at PMDMC 2016
Northampton, MA – Myers, a respected developer in broadcast management software, announces plans to demonstrate the latest revenue-generating capabilities of their ProTrack system at this year’s Public Media Development & Marketing Conference (PMDMC) in Boston. PMDMC, public media’s largest conference, will take place August 10-12, 2016 at the Sheraton Boston Hotel, where Myers will be exhibiting in Booth #243.
Educational Broadcaster, Montgomery College Television (MCTV), Readies for Multi-Channel Operation with Myers’ ProTrack
Myers, a leading developer of broadcast management software, announces Montgomery College Television (MCTV) as the latest educational broadcaster to deploy their broadcast management system, ProTrack. Being an independent broadcaster that produces their own content, MCTV wanted to advance the efficiency of their workflow in order to do more with less. By implementing ProTrack, MCTV is better positioned to manage multi-channel operations and benefit from the economy of scale, when they launch their new HD channel later this year.
Customer Focus: Gospel Broadcasting Network (GBN)
The Gospel Broadcasting Network (GBN), an American Christian satellite broadcast network, had reached a point where it become necessary for them to move away from its existing in-house system processes and implement a fully integrated broadcast management solution that could provide complete control over its produced and acquired content. GBN found the solution they were looking for with ProTrack, as it offered a centralized system for metadata, scheduling and traffic.
Customer Focus: Washington Public Affairs Network (dba TVW)
Seeking a way to increase the visibility of their program assets during scheduling, TVW put forth an initiative to implement a new broadcast management solution that would allow them to introduce and control the addition of new content metadata in a more streamlined and controlled manner. It was also critical that the new system seamlessly integrate with their existing technologies in order to create cost- and time-saving economies of scale. Learn why ProTrack was the best solution for TVW.
Partnership Spotlight: Pebble Beach Systems
Myers, a leading developer of broadcast management software, and Pebble Beach Systems, a leader in automation, channel-in–a-box, and integrated channel technology, have partnered to deploy a Broadcast Exchange Format (BXF) integrated solution to their shared customer base. The BXF integration, a SMPTE standard for data exchange in the broadcasting industry, provides mutual Myers and Pebble Beach Systems clients with more seamless and automated workflows between Traffic and Automation.
Nathan McCarthy Joins Myers as Chief Operating Officer
Northampton, MA — Myers, a leader in broadcast management solutions for nearly three decades, has announced Nathan McCarthy as their new Chief Operating Officer (COO). In his new role, McCarthy will be responsible for ensuring the company’s continued growth and success. He will oversee day-to-day operations and assist in driving Myers’ long-term strategy for broadcast and digital product innovation.
Myers Welcomes WITF Back Part of the Centralcast Hub and Spoke Solution for Increased Operating Efficiency
Myers announced that central Pennsylvania regional broadcast supplier WITF has implemented its ProTrack Broadcast Management System both independently and as part of the Hub & Spoke Solution that Myers provides to Centralcast, LLC. WITF had previously been a ProTrack customer and will benefit from increased operating efficiencies by being a part of the larger Centralcast solution.
Employee Spotlight: Tim McMahon
Tim McMahon started his career in broadcasting performing traffic and master control services at a commercial hub in Western Massachusetts. Sixteen years later, McMahon is now using that valuable experience in his role as a ProTrack training and implementation specialist. McMahon joined the Myers Professional Services team in July 2015. Since then, he has trained …