For Immediate Release

Session Focusing on Storage Needs of Digital Imaging Technicians at the 2018 Creative Storage Conference (SM)


—2018 Creative Storage Conference Features M&E End Users—


San Jose, CA, February 21, 2018—The Entertainment Storage Alliance announces that it will feature a session on the digital storage needs of Digital Imaging Technicians (DITs).  Following are details on this session, which is moderated by Larry Jordan from Digital Production Buzz.


The Front Lines of Media and Storage

We all know that video media devours storage. But what does that mean in real-life? Digital Imaging Technicians (DITs) work on the front line of content capture and ingest, moving files created by the camera into digital workflows for review and editing.  This session, composed of a distinguished professional DITs explores their pain points and needs.  We will learn what DITs do, what challenges that they face and their perspectives on what would make their work more efficient and easier.  If you work in M&E, this is one session you won’t want to miss.


The Twelfth Annual Creative Storage Conference (CS 2018) will be held Thursday June 7, 2018 at the DoubleTree Hotel West Los Angeles in Culver City, CA (   This event brings together digital storage providers, equipment and software manufacturers and professional media and entertainment end users to explore the conference theme of “Enabling Immersive Content:  Storage Takes Off.”  At CS 2018 you can find out the latest developments in digital storage for media and entertainment, find out how other media professionals meet their digital storage needs and network with other industry professionals.


Coughlin Associates is seeking media and entertainment professional questions and discussion topics to ask storage companies at the 2018 Creative Storage Conference.  M&E professionals can submit their top three questions or topics at:


Separately Coughlin Associate, Inc. is conducting a survey of digital storage requirements and practices for media and entertainment professionals with results presented at the 2018 Creative Storage Conference.  M&E professionals can participate in the survey through this link:


Speakers and panelists are being solicited for the 2018 Creative Storage Conference, until April 20, 2018.  You can submit speakers/panelists for this premier event at   We have a great agenda planned with 6 sessions throughout the day. There will also be four keynote talks during the conference and perhaps a sponsored reception in the evening.  The preliminary agenda for the Creative Storage Conference is at:   


Sponsorships and exhibits are available for the 2018 Creative Storage Conference (SM).  Several levels of conference, web site and event sponsorship are available as well as a table-top exhibits.  Information on the sponsorship and exhibit opportunities are available at


For additional information on the conference call 408-202-5098 or email [email protected].


The Creative Storage Conference is a service mark of the Entertainment Storage Alliance ( and Coughlin Associates (  


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Coughlin Associates                                                            Marken Communications

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