2021 Predictions for M&E from the DPP & Zixi

Posted February 5, 2021

DPP 2021 Predictions

DPP presents its annual report of the top predictions from senior members working across the Media and Entertainment industry.


Each year the DPP creates a report on predictions for the year ahead based on interviews with leaders from across the industry. For 2021 the experts predict the industry will be focused on survival and redefinition after a year that was defined by the pandemic.

In the year ahead, many predict that companies will become more adaptable and accepting of risk in order to survive and thrive in the challenging new environment.

The report predicts most companies will focus on innovation, and look to create resilient and adaptable workflows where software-defined infrastructure will be essential to providing a flexible foundation that will enable them to face industry headwinds with ease. Capturing and interpreting data will be at the center of everything, with companies preparing AI and Machine Learning tools to help provide predictive, prescriptive, and optimized analytics that can generate valuable insights.

For the complete list of predictions, download the report here.