• The Indian Media and Entertainment industry is a sunrise sector for the country’s economy and is making high growth strides. Proving its resilience to the world, the industry is on the cusp of a strong phase of growth, backed by rising consumer demand and improving advertising revenues. A major reason for this digital revolution is the fact that it is user-driven and content is available on-demand. Moreover, in the last decade, the industry has been largely driven by increasing digitisation and higher internet usage. The increase in mobile and Internet penetration has made being-connected a way of life for younger generations of consumers. This presents media businesses with opportunities to fuel the continuous conversations that this connectivity allows. Alongside, the growing availability of open-source and free software enables start-ups to build new businesses and innovative products in record time. Emergence of IoT, 4G and E-commerce built on cloud and mobility technologies are also major factors contributing to this evolution. Film making is moving into the Cloud with the industry embracing hybrid cloud solutions to digitize and automate the previously manual process of film distribution, while Media ERP delivers speed and scalability, enabling internal teams and external vendors to seamlessly collaborate across geographies. Integrated Mobility Solutions are also enabling content management, user Acquisition and engagement for Media & Entertainment Enterprises. In an industry continuously fuelled with creativity and innovation, the bar for business excellence has been set high. To keep up with the rapid evolution, companies need to embrace solutions that can manage costs, exceed stakeholder expectations and comply with new regulations. With new entrants challenging traditional technologies and enabling consumption and revenue opportunities that never existed, we present to you a list of 20 Most Promising Media & Entertainment Solution Providers. Being closely scrutinized by a distinct panel of judges including CEOs, CIOs, CXO, analysts and CIOReview editorial board we believe that these vendors have the technical skill-sets and business acumen to deliver solutions that encompass new technologies and satisfy the demands of the voracious and outspoken consumer.