Davie (FL-USA) and Porto (Portugal), September 1, 2015
- GLOOKAST, an innovator in MXF workflow solutions, will present its new
family of media movement solutions, Glooport, for the first time in Europe on
Stand 7.D03 at IBC 2015. This new modular product line, which debuted as a
technology demonstration at NAB 2015, provides intelligent and secure tools to
move media between different platforms around the production and
Glooport is the next step in GLOOKAST’s growing family of production
and post-production workflow solutions. The Glooport Media Service
Engine is a platform that hosts a variety of software services that securely
moves media between platforms. It is available as a turnkey appliance onto
which users can add services individually, depending on their requirements. The
media|parker: Via tight API integration with Avid Interplay, media|parker can
easily move media, sequences, and projects to third party storage via
Interplay. Metadata is preserved in Interplay. Partial parking of media used in
sequences is also available.
media|retriever: Offers retrieval of full or partial clips and/or tracks
from archive or nearline storage. It can intelligently analyze what media is
required and only retrieves the segments of clips used in a project.
media|transformer: Adds the capacity to do transcode-on-demand (XOD) of
native media being retrieved from nearline to online storage. It also adds the
capacity to create proxies of media being parked.
of media and metadata to/from third party systems, as well as outgest functionality
with file flattening. It also adds multi-platform distribution (MPD) capabilities
to your workflow, re-wraps media and translates metadata, and distributes media
to single or multiple platforms.
“The Glooport family simplifies a variety of
workflow issues faced by many media enterprises,
whether it’s enabling them to share media and metadata between multi-vendor
platforms while negotiating different codecs, file wrappers and metadata
standards, or helping them take advantage of lower cost storage by seamlessly
integrating it into their workflow,” said Guilherme Silva, Co-founder and CEO,
GLOOKAST. “These tools allow our customers to move their media in an
intelligent and secure way.”
The Glooport family will be
available for demonstration, together with GLOOKAST’s flagship Gloobox ingest
solutions, on Stand 7.D03 at IBC 2015.
2009, GLOOKAST is redefining MXF-based broadcast and drama production
workflows. Gloobox and Glooport family of products were developed from the 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.
are widely used by broadcasters, content producers, universities, and
post-production facilities in the USA, Latin America and Europe.