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 Avid Logo Avid is a worldwide leader in tools for film, video, audio, 3D animation, gaming and broadcast professionals — as well as for home audio and video enthusiasts. Avid professional and consumer brands include Avid®, Digidesign®, M-Audio®, Pinnacle Systems®, Sibelius®, Softimage® and Sundance Digital®. The vast majority of primetime television shows, feature films, commercials and chart-topping music hits are made using one or more Avid products. Whether used by seasoned professionals or beginning students, Avid’s products and services enable customers to work more efficiently, productively and creatively. Avid received an Oscar® statuette representing the 1998 Scientific and Technical Award for the concept, design, and engineering of the Avid® Film Composer® system for motion picture editing. For more information about the company’s Oscar, Grammy® and Emmy® award-winning products and services, visit

Crossroads Systems

Crossroads Systems Logo Active Archive Alliance MemberCrossroads Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDS) is a global provider of data archive solutions. Through the innovative use of new technologies, Crossroads delivers customer-driven solutions that enable proactive data security, advanced data archiving, optimized performance and significant cost-savings. Founded in 1996 and headquartered in Austin, TX, Crossroads holds more than 100 patents and has been honored with numerous industry awards for data archiving, storage and protection.


 eMAM Logo Over the past decade Empress has answered the continuing needs of its tape stock clients as they transitioned from tape-based to tapeless workflows. To address these concerns, Empress Media Asset Management, LLC was founded in 2006. The company created its signature software package eMAM to provide a powerful and flexible web based system for clients to manage all their digital assets. The company’s offerings continue to grow and now include hosted (SaaS) options, mobile/smart phone support, cloud storage and transmission, plus much more. Today eMAM is one the industry’s most efficient, powerful, and cost effective Digital Asset Management (DAM) systems on the market.


 Etere Logo Founded in 1987, Etere is amongst the worldwide leaders in Media Asset Management and channel in a box software solutions for broadcasters and media companies. Etere’s unique MERP software-only solution is used by many of the world’s leading Media Enterprises to power their digital assets. Its modular solutions including Airsales, Ad Insertion, playout, HSM archive, TV automation and Censorship are built with an innovative architecture, offering the best flexibility and reliability in the market. Etere is headquartered in Singapore, with a dedicated 24/7 support centre in Italy.


 EVS Logo EVS designs comprehensive content storage and management systems for the broadcast and media production industry. EVS products include a range of production servers, live control and advanced content management and editing software applications, media conversion and MXF solution tools.

Front Porch Digital

Front Porch Digital Logo DIVArchive is a software middleware that enables interoperability between large digital media storage devices, video servers, editing systems and digital media workflow applications.Global media companies use DIVArchive to manage their most important asset: video content. Media companies maintain large and complex archives that house tens of thousands of hours of video. Once converted into digital form, video libraries require hundreds of terabytes of storage capacity, and these archives are constantly growing.Using DIVArchive, media companies can build upon open and scalable digital video archives that delivers storage optimization, protection and control, full life-cycle management, video near-line editing and partial retrieval, video content re-purposing and sharing, archive networking, and more.

Grass Valley

 Grass Valley Logo For more than 50 years, Grass Valley has been, and continues to be, at the forefront of on-air and production innovation, creating some of the most accomplished products and services available in the market. With hundreds of patents—many representing the most fundamental technologies that drive our industry—numerous Emmy® Awards, and countless other industry accolades, today’s Grass Valley is built from best-of-breed pioneers making it the most progressive video equipment manufacturer and solutions provider in the industry. Grass Valley is also the only manufacturer providing equipment throughout the entire content creation chain—with cameras, switchers, routers, editors, servers, production automation systems, and more.


Isilon Logo Isilon is the leader in clustered storage. Isilon’s award-winning family of Isilon IQ products consists of high-performance clustered storage systems that combine an intelligent distributed file system with modular industry-standard hardware to deliver unmatched simplicity and scalability. Isilon IQ was designed for unstructured data and for use in data-intensive markets such as media and entertainment, digital imaging, life sciences, oil and gas and government. The Seattle-based company is financed by Lehman Brothers Venture Partners, Sequoia Capital, Atlas Venture, Madrona Venture Group and Focus Ventures.


Masstech Logo Masstech is the leading provider of powerful tools for media asset management, HQS high-speed transcoding and bridging workflows for the media and entertainment industry. We innovate cost-effective products that transform workflow processes and dynamically boost productivity for major broadcasters, international television networks, news channels, cable, and production houses. The Masstech MAM suite offers powerful tools in high-speed transcoding, logging, ingestion, annotation, cataloguing, storage, retrieval and distribution of media assets. Masstech eliminates interoperability issues with sleek proprietary technology that bridges production, transmission and archiving. Our iconic products EMERALD, TOPAZ, TOPAZ+XT, INDIGO, SAPPHIRE, CATCHBLUE, IRIS and the DIAMOND collection integrate seamlessly into broadcasting and non-linear editing systems. In keeping pace with the challenges of today’s evolving ecosystem, we watch, analyze and adapt to our customers’ needs. Masstech’s distinctive products are inspired by experience and innovation. We define the realm of file-based broadcast technology, combining beauty, strength, killer speed and efficiency that embrace the future of new media. Experience Matters.


Primestream Logo B4M now a Primestream Company is a leader in the design and implementation of broadcast automation solutions that feature the FORK suite of software products. FORK Production Suite, FORK Playout and Mobile2Air deliver an end-to-end production platform that includes digital acquisition of live and file-based content, media asset management, editing, control room playback, archiving for broadcasters of all sizes. Reduce complexities, reduce costs, monazite assets and automate workflows to free users to focus on decision-making, communicating and creating.


QStar Technologies Logo Active Archive Alliance MemberQStar Technologies is a leading provider of enterprise-class archive and data management software solutions. QStar offers a complete software platform that is operating system and storage hardware independent. Combined with any leading archive storage, like any Spectra Logic tape library, an Active Archive can be created using QStar’s Archive Manager software in existing Windows, Linux or UNIX environments.QStar’s archiving software supports LTFS, the industry standard tape file system, and uniquely offers four LTFS archiving methods including our unique Volume Spanning approach that creates an incremental capacity expansion from a few terabytes to multiple petabytes in a single volume. For cost-effective archive disaster protection, QStar can automatically create additional media copies to be stored offsite or, using QStar’s optional advanced mirroring or replication, can provide real-time replication and monitoring of data between two or more archive stores, locally or globally.


SGL Logo SGL provides the solutions to a number of vexing video archive issues with the introduction of the FlashNet product into the broadcast video market. Building on the extensive install base of FlashNet in other industries, SGL is integrating their flagship archive management software with leading broadcast equipment vendors to provide reliable, cost-effective and easy-to-use archive solutions.


StorageDNA Logo StorageDNA creates sophisticated file-based workflow and archive solutions that optimize the management and delivery of file based digital media. Their clients range from large film studios and television production companies to government agencies, corporate enterprise, and religious organizations. StorageDNA’s solutions allow their customers to archive, locate, and restore their digital assets at blistering speeds using LTO-5 and LTFS.


Tedial Logo Tedial is a software company specialising in Media Asset Management, Hierarchical Storage Management, Business Process Management, transcoding and media distribution. Tedial solutions are developed with the latest software technology under strict ISO 9001 & 27001 quality standards. With over ten years of experience, Tedial’s proven technology allows broadcasters to take full advantage of file-based workflows by optimising and automating operational processes. Tedial’s solutions are vendor and hardware independent, releasing customers from proprietary constraints and enabling them to significantly increase productivity and return on investment. With Tedial the coveted aim of having an efficient, fully tapeless production facility operating at a low cost is within reach of every broadcaster, regardless of their size.


XenData Logo XenData is a leading provider of digital video archiving software and solutions tailored for the media and entertainment industry. XenData software is built on IT standards and, with hundreds of digital video archives installed worldwide, XenData is trusted by some of the largest broadcasters, production and post production organizations.