Davie (FL-USA) and Diemen (Netherlands) - October 1, 2013. GLOOKAST, innovator in MXF workflow applications, announced a reseller partnership with Fofic BV, full service provider of audio/video products and services to broadcast, postproduction, and business institutions. This partnership marks GLOOKAST’s entry into Europe with Fofic representing the GLOOBOX product line in the Netherlands.
“Fofic has been active for more than 40 years in the Dutch market and represents leading broadcast brands with a wide range of products and solutions. We specialize in turnkey solutions for the broadcast market. The GLOOKAST family of products fit perfectly into our turnkey offerings by providing ingest solutions that work with the cameras, editing systems, and storage products we currently represent. We are proud to represent GLOOKAST in the Netherlands because of the focus and tremendous energy GLOOKAST puts into its solutions. GLOOKAST is very “go-ahead” and committed to deliver the best solution possible -- and they have the resources and people to do it”, said Marc Burkett, General Manager of Fofic.
GLOOKAST’s product line, the GLOOBOX family, fits diverse workflows, from production to broadcast to distribution:
. GLOOBOX Capturer is an SDI-based solution that allows the creation and ingest of up to three simultaneous resolutions (low resolution, working resolution, and finishing resolution).
. GLOOBOX Ingester is a multi-destination, template driven file-based ingest solution with multi-stream, multi-resolution, and multi-codec capabilities.
. GLOOBOX Contributor extends the Ingester functionality to the capture of digital media from mobile device applications.
. GLOOBOX Moover offers a software only solution for inter-platform secure file transfers and outgest workflows.
“We are pleased to announce Fofic as our first reseller in Europe. As GLOOKAST expands it markets, we depends on partners who are committed to the broadcast and post markets. I have been working with the team at Fofic for many years in past positions, and their dedication to providing total solutions supported by a fully equipped service department makes them an ideal reseller for our media enterprise solutions in the Dutch market”, said Nuno Morais da Silva, Sales and Business Development Manager, GLOOKAST.
GLOOKAST develops innovative, modular tools for the design and implementation of true multi-format, multi-resolution MXF workflows. GLOOKAST removes the complexity of capturing, sharing, managing, converting and distributing content through seamless integration across multiple platforms.
For more information about Fofic, visit: http://www.fofic.nl