Apace Systems is a media workflow and storage server company, enabling seamless integration with XenData archive server solutions. Apace camera/VTR ingest, global access media asset management, facility-wide storage consolidation applications with support for all NLE workgroups, enables global collaborative access to ingested, edited, digitized and archived media over LAN/WAN IP networks.

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AVECO has been serving the TV industry since 1992 providing automation systems to customers in Europe, Asia, and the Americas. AVECO products include ingest automation, playout automation, newsroom production systems (ranging from manual to fully automatic) and media asset management.

XenData archive servers are compatible with a wide range of Avid products and systems including Avid Interplay Production and Avid ISIS edit storage.

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axle is radically simple media management software that lets small and midsize creative teams search, annotate and collaborate on their media files. It supports XenData directly. axle has a clean browser interface for iPads, PCs and Macs that supports easy remote review and approval, and supports FCP 7, X and Adobe editor workflows.

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CatDV is a powerful, scalable, cross-platform, media asset database and production workflow tool. This award-winning software catalogues all types of media including still images, audio and supporting project files, with particular emphasis on video editing needs. Sitting at the heart of the production workflow, CatDV acts as a communication tool between loggers, archivists, editors and producers.

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Cinegy focuses on research and development of media and television software and technologies. Cinegy Workflow is the software platform which combines digital asset management, video ingest and software based encoding, broadcast automation and playout, production tools, archive storage and retrieval – all integrated into one seamless database driven production workflow.

CISTECH has developed and provided Broadcast Information System, Traffic & Control System, Automation and Media Service, Digital Newsroom System, Content Management & Digital Archive, Broadcast Graphics System as a total integrated systematic process for multi channel and digtial broadcasting environment.

Dalet software-based solutions enable media organizations to create, manage and distribute content faster and more efficiently, fully maximizing the value of assets. Dalet products are built on three distinct platforms that, when combined, form versatile business solutions that power end-to-end workflows for news, sports, program preparation, production, archive and radio. Individually, Dalet platforms and products offer targeted applications with key capabilities to address critical media workflow functions such as ingest, QC, edit, transcode and multiplatform distribution.

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Flow provides a powerful production media asset management (PAM) platform for creative control of all files during the production process including 4K and remote editorial workflows. Flow will tag, organize, and manage your media, improving efficiency and multiplying productivity. Flow Automation adds the ability to automate complex and repetitive workflow tasks including transcoding and QC.

The eMAM system allows organizations to maximize the value of their digital assets and minimize their costs. Whether media is stored in local storage, remote locations, in the archive, or in the cloud, eMAM users can access and manage their content from any web browser or from Android or iOS tablets. Universal access to archived assets allows organizations to minimize storage costs while protecting valuable assets in low cost archives. Built in tools and integrated technologies allow users to easily collaborate, share, deliver, and publish media. Regardless of whether it is deployed on premise, in the cloud, as a hybrid, or offered as SaaS, eMAM is futureproof: it can be scaled and easily reconfigured as needs change into the future.

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Evertz provides audio and video infrastructure equipment for the television broadcast and film industry. Its content management and workflow platform, Mediator, integrates seamlessly with the full range of XenData archive servers.

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EVS is a leader in development of solutions for live and fast-turnaround productions of sports, news and TV entertainment programs. Its innovative Live Slow Motion system revolutionized live broadcasting, and its Instant Tapeless Technology is now widely used in nonlinear editing and high definition television the world over. MediArchive Director (MAD) was launched by EVS in 2010 and is certified for use with all XenData archive server systems.

Located in Ottawa, Canada, Unlimi-Tech Software is the creator of FileCatalyst, an Emmy Award winning accelerated file transfer solution. Founded in 2000, the company has more than a thousand customers in media & entertainment, energy & mining, gaming, and printing, including many Fortune 500 companies as well as military and government organizations. FileCatalyst is a software platform designed to accelerate and manage file transfers securely and reliably. FileCatalyst is immune to the effects that latency and packet loss have on traditional file transfer methods like FTP, HTTP, or CIFS. Global organizations use FileCatalyst to solve issues related to file transfer, including content distribution, file sharing, and offsite backups. To learn more visit www.filecatalyst.com or @FileCatalyst on Twitter.

FocalPoint Server is an intuitive user gateway delivering management of projects across post production teams. It enhances collaboration by providing a platform to create, version, track and search all of your editing projects, graphics, and documents. It automatically sets up and maintains the necessary file or folder structures for major non-linear editing systems and graphics packages. FocalPoint Server allows you to create and reversion projects, safe in the knowledge that nothing will be overwritten or lost. The simple search function means your work comes to you in just 3 clicks. It is easy to use and quick to teach; bringing simplicity to collaborative production workflows and efficiency to file management.

GV STRATUS® is a custom-built suite of easy-to-use media production and content management tools, designed for simplicity, flexibility, and efficiency.

MIRANDA iTX is an advanced integrated playout platform for broadcast television. It integrates seamlessly with the XenData range of archive servers.

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Omneon, now part of Harmonic, is a leading provider of scalable media server and active storage systems that optimize workflow productivity and on-air reliability for the production, distribution, and management of digital media. XenData archive servers integrate seamlessly with the Harmonic server and storage infrastructure to create an environment where content moves efficiently from active disk-based storage to removable, low-cost LTO data tapes and back.

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IBIS is focused on the design and delivery of MAM systems for News and Sports. Managing video and audio files, metadata and physical media is key to the iFind application set. iFind gives fast, multi-level searching across storage devices; embedded browsing, and control of the archive and restore process.

Case Study: N1, an exclusive CNN affiliate, invests in Sony Optical Disc Archive managed by XenData and IBIS iFind

iXferus MAM is a modular asset management solution for one or more TV channels. It has advanced intelligent search capabilities, a network editing featureand an innovative planning system.

Imagen Ltd has been developing Digital Archive Access and Distribution Systems since 1991 for the education, broadcast, defence, libraries and commercial film archives sectors; creating seamless workflows from ingest to fully customised web access and distribution. Clients include the UK Ministry of Defense, BBC, Imperial War Museums, British Library and 45 Universities.

Our solutions fuse automation and digital asset management into a powerful enterprise content management system that automates processes throughout the content lifecycle — from acquisition to distribution. The result is a seamless, streamlined environment that enables media operations to quickly and cost-effectively find and repurpose content for delivery across multiple screens.

IMC Technologies Inc. is a Swiss company based in Geneva, Switzerland. They develop video production and processing applications: Ingest, Editing, Transcoding, Media Asset Management and archiving. IMC Technologies offers total solution that is modular, and thereby easily expandable. The company targets broadcasters and postproduction, International Sport Federations, Corporate and Archiving centers, and Custom development.

IPV Curator is a proxy-based real-time MAM solution which makes it easy to achieve collaborative workflows in a fast paced, live production environment. Curator assures immediate access to all incoming media and archive content on a standard IT infrastructure.

Marquis moves media and metadata between different systems in broadcast and post-production workflows. Through its media integration software and array of edit storage management tools Marquis enables broadcasters and other digital media producers to achieve maximum efficiencies from their workflow processes. Whether moving media, metadata, sequences or projects, Marquis can offer multi-vendor solutions that are fast and effective, allowing you to concentrate on telling the story.

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Media-Alliance is a global provider of media asset management, archiving and newsroom solutions. MediaXplorer is a DAM/MAM based on XML/UNICODE and fully user configurable. It is tightly integrated with XenData server software delivering high performance archiving including partial restore based on time-code.

Metus Technology is a leading developer of asset management, ingest and archiving applications. Metus Ingest is a multi-channel, multi-format recording system that can be used for archiving, ingest for post, media monitoring and legal copy recording. Metus Library is a sophisticated yet affordable archiving solution which is tightly integrated with XenData server systems.

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Filmpartners is specialized in developing software for the media. Based on experience with multi streaming for Big Brother projects all over the world, we developed MXFserver as a standard IT solution for connecting edit systems. Now MXFserver is the heart of the television production system for ingesting, play-out and connection to archive and MAM systems. FilmPartners is a member of the Media Choice Broadcast Group.

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Myers Information Systems, Inc. has been developing broadcast management software since 1989. The Company provides technology and services for television, radio and other digital media providers designed to improve every aspect of their operations, from contracting to invoicing, media management to scheduling, and from trafficking to reconciliation.

NL Technology, LLC (North Andover, MA) provides ingest, transcode and archive solutions to improve digital file workflows for Avid Broadcast and Post-Production environments. NL Technology works closely with camera vendors and other OEMs to continually keep pace with the ever changing world of digital content management.

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Four different product lines are offered within the NOA product portfolio to Archives, Broadcasters, and Service Providers. Depending on your project, NOA’s ingestLINE and actLINE products are combined either with PicoService -to form single standalone ingest workstations- or with jobDB or mediARC for more complex purposes with elaborate requirements.

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Established in 2003, Object Matrix is a software company based in Cardiff, Wales, dedicated to the development of advanced, secure file-based systems for the broadcast and post-production industry. Its flagship product, MatrixStore, is used by national broadcasters, Hollywood studios and content creators, worldwide. Object Matrix also provides consultancy, training, systems integration and support services.

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Pebble Beach Systems is a leading developer and supplier of automation, channel in a box and content management solutions for TV broadcasters, service providers, and cable and satellite operators. Our products are flexible, reliable and scalable, and designed to cater for all channel types. Our innovative solutions manage acquisition, file-based workflows, archiving and multi-channel playout at large and small installations worldwide.

The innovative R&S®Spycer data management software lets you effectively review and manage extremely large volumes of data. Create a transparent network that allows you to view and edit the contents of all connected systems using a wide array of tools. If handling large volumes of film, video, and CG data is part of your daily workflow, then eliminate the chaos by using R&S®Spycer to automatically provide an overview of the contents in all storage systems and workstations. Our user-friendly software lets you effortlessly manage all of your content – from film scanners, telecines, cameras, VTRs, edit suites, and CGI. Easily browse and locate RED® files, MXF data or search on removed external hard disks. R&S®Spycer delivers sophisticated features for fast and convenient content control.

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ROOT6 Technology of Soho, London, designs and builds ContentAgent, the universal and scalable platform for managing, repurposing and distributing digital contentntial and value of every media asset. ContentAgent integrates with XenData digital video archive server solutions.

SAM is a company with a unique mix of experience and technology. We have the vision to deliver business-transforming solutions across the media production ecosystem. Our future-ready systems enable broadcasters, content owners and service providers to evolve their business models to succeed in the consumer-driven era. We deliver smart, agile technology across Live Production, Production, Editing & Finishing, Playout & Delivery, Infrastructure & Image Processing, all running under enterprise-wide Management & Workflow automation.

The Sienna family of products from Gallery/IEC create an efficient and fully integrated QuickTime and MOS based news workflow, designed to be utilized with MOS News Systems such as ENPS. The solution provides partial restore based on time-code when used with XenData archive server software.

SNS is a leading provider of shared storage hardware and software technology for Mac, Windows & Linux workgroups. Since 1998 SNS has been advancing workflow efficiency for the media and entertainment, broadcast, post production, digital content creation, game development, and education and government marketplaces. For more information visit, http://www.studionetworksolutions.com/evo/.

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Media Backbone NavigatorX is the powerful, yet affordable content management and workflow solution that’s a perfect fit for today’s smaller and medium sized production environments. Media Backbone NavigatorX orchestrates all phases of your content workflow – from ingest, catalogue and editing to review, approvals, distribution and archive.

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Tiger Technology designs, markets, and supports world-class innovative storage workflow solutions for rich media and enterprise that maximize capability, performance, and value. Tiger Technology’s T-Box and T-Serve products use an integrated tiering & replication system to migrate files to a XenData archive. Through their shared storage expertise and advanced engineering, their solutions make mission-critical and collaborative storage workflows easy.

TMD develops and delivers solutions and associated services to the global media, broadcast and archive industries. TMD’s modular product suite manages media content throughout every stage of its lifecycle, from conception to creation, delivery, archive re-purpose and re-use.

The Vector 3 team commands over 25 years of experience in developing leading graphics and playout solutions for broadcast. Boasting an impressive client list of over 900 broadcasters worldwide, their innovative solutions VectorBox and vector MulyiPlay are world-renowned for their unparalleled reliability, tremendous scalability and outstanding performance.

Collaborate efficiently with media asset management. Viz One efficiently manages all your media. Teams can use one seamless tool for video production to target live media production and online–with access from their PC or Mac desktops.

Volicon is the leading supplier of broadcast monitoring systems used by broadcasters and cable operators to monitor, log, search and stream content. Volicon’s Observer product family is designed to streamline workflows, enabling its users to access multiple channels of video and audio content simultaneously from anywhere in the world. When coupled with XenData archive server software, it provides long-term archiving to LTO tape.

Case Study: Mexico’s Instituto Federal Electoral Implements 150 XenData Archives Throughout the Country

VSN (Video Stream Networks) offers broadcasters the most complete end-to-end automated digital solution available. VSN provides optimized news production, media asset management, SD and HD video servers, playout, master control, automatic ingest, etc. The solution provides partial restore based on time-code when used with XenData server software.

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SM Data is a specialist provider of high end and high performance networked enterprise storage solutions in heterogeneous environments: SAN, Disaster Recovery, CDP, Remote Replication, Storage Consolidation, Backup, Digital TV Storage Content and Digital Cinema. SM Data is an official distributor of leading manufacturers of data technology products and is also a manufacturer of storage systems that are marketed under its own brands MacData and StoreData. SM Data offers StoreData SHARC, an archiving solution based on XenData software.

Dell PowerVault tape libraries offer affordable LTO tape automation for digital archives.

HPE offers a wide range of LTO tape libraries from entry level to large enterprise units. HPE is also one of the leading manufacturers of mechanically robust LTO tape drives, suitable for use in tape libraries and as stand-alone drives.

IBM offers a wide range of LTO libraries from 24 slot entry level machines to large enterprise units. IBM is also one of the leading manufacturers of mechanically robust LTO tape drives, suitable for use in tape libraries and as stand-alone drives.

The company provides a wide range of products from the SL150 LTO library to enterprise library systems that scale to over 70,000 tape cartridges.

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Overland Storage manufactures a wide range of LTO tape libraries. Its NEO range scales from 8 to 500 tape slots and is particularly suitable for digital archives.

Qualstar manufactures a wide range of tape libraries which scale from entry level to multiple petabyte capacities. Qualstar has a reputation for excellent reliability.

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Quantum manufactures a wide range of LTO tape libraries suitable for digital archives that scale from entry level to multiple Petabytes.

Sony manufactures an innovative Optical Disc Archive (ODA) PetaSite library which scales from 30 to 535 ODA cartridges by attaching extension units to the 30 slot master unit.

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Case Study: N1, an exclusive CNN affiliate, invests in Sony Optical Disc Archive managed by XenData and IBIS iFind

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Spectra Logic manufactures a range of LTO libraries from 50 slots to many thousands of slots.