Press Release GLOOKAST chosen to join Avid Alliance Partners Program
GLOOKAST chosen to join Avid Alliance Partners Program
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 04 September 2016: GLOOKAST, innovator in digital media workflow solutions for broadcast, drama production, and business continuity announced today that it has been selected as an Avid Alliance Partner.
Membership to Alliance Partner Program is by invitation only and requires a rigorous certification process. GLOOKAST’s Avid certification, which is only available to Avid Alliance Partners, is granted to companies that can provide innovative technologies and outstanding interoperability for the Avid MediaCentral™ Platform users. Avid and GLOOKAST have held a strong collaboration for several years in large and complex projects implemented in some of the largest media companies around the world. With this latest announcement, GLOOKAST forms the basis of an invaluable multi-year partnership with Avid, to further enhance the capability of delivering innovative solutions to the most demanding users, and gains access to the Avid Global Sales Network, and its worldwide distribution, marketing, sales, training, and professional customer services. GLOOKAST also renewed its partnership with the Avid Connectivity Partner Program, which offers all the resources designed to help organizations connect their solutions to the Avid MediaCentral® Platform.
“In today’s highly-competitive media environment, media organizations business models are in constant flux and their media workflows need to be as dynamic, flexible, adaptable, simple, and reliable as consumer demand,” said Alan Hoff, vice president, Market Solutions, Avid. “With GLOOKAST HD and 4K ingest solutions and open media services, our joint customers can seamlessly convert their current production facilities into fully integrated and collaborative, multi-res workflows”.
“We are extremely proud of having been selected for the Alliance Partner Program,” said Guilherme Silva, Co-Founder and CEO, GLOOKAST. “Avid selecting GLOOKAST as a trusted partner is not only testament to the strength of our product portfolio but also our ability to deliver solutions that address the needs specific to the Media and Entertainment industry. It certainly recognizes GLOOKAST leadership in innovative solutions to optimize high end content production workflows”
About GLOOKAST - Established in 2009, GLOOKAST is redefining MXF-based broadcast, drama production, and business continuity workflows. Gloobox and Glooport family of products were developed from ground up with key capabilities to address news, sports, archive, disaster recovery, and post-production workflows. With a set of modular and highly customizable tools, GLOOKAST makes implementation of true multi-format, multi-resolution workflows a reality. GLOOKAST products are widely used by broadcasters, content producers, universities, and post-production facilities in the USA, Latin America and Europe. For more information: www.glookast.com.
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