MIPCOM 2012 – Cannes. SmartJog, an entity of TDF Media Services, has announced the launch of their next generation platform for the management and distribution of entertainment industry media, called Cloud4Media.
Cloud4Media is a Software as a Service platform that centralises the management, storage and delivery of digital media content. Incorporated directly within customer environments, Cloud4Media streamlines workflows, accelerates and simplifies exchanges between players in the entertainment industry, such as right holders, broadcasters, VOD platforms, IFE and IPTV providers.
The new platform includes unlimited storage capacity with mirrored data centers in Paris and Los Angeles; an express file delivery service (server to server) based on a high-performance network infrastructure; a flexible file exchange service, “Bolt Transfer Manager” which allows customers to quickly send content to all entertainment industry players, regardless of their technical background or physical location.
“With the multiplication of media platforms (computers, tablets, smartphones, connected TVs), our customers are looking for increasingly flexible, efficient and secure global solutions to manage their content. For these reasons, we are proud to propose today, highly competitive offers to meet customer needs in terms of time constraints, file formats and geographical locations” said Jean-Sébastien Petit, CEO of SmartJog, in a statement.
Cloud4Media is also part of TDF Media Services’ global offer for entertainment industry professionals, which proposes a solution for the end-to-end management and delivery of content to all connected devices.
In 2002, SmartJog launched the first digital delivery platform for professional media content based on a mode of transfer from server to server, through a secure private network.