FileCatalyst integrates with Grass Valley’s GV STRATUS for accelerated content ingest

posted in: Press Release

Grass Valley - Twiiter

Ottawa, ON – At IBC 2016, FileCatalyst, an Emmy® award winning pioneer in managed file transfers and a world leading accelerated file transfer solution, and Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, will demonstrate the integration of FileCatalyst Direct with Grass Valley’s GV STRATUS Video Production and Content Management System providing users with file transfers accelerated by more than 50 percent over FTP.

Grass Valley’s GV STRATUS efficiently manages your entire content creation and delivery process. With less time needed to prepare packages and complete programs for sports, news or entertainment, your team will be able to focus on building and delivering more content with greater creativity. And now with the integration of FileCatalyst, users can take advantage of an improved workflow with secure, reliable and faster ingest of content, no matter the file size.

“FileCatalyst’s accelerated file transfer solutions are a natural fit with GV STRATUS because rapid ingest of data is crucial for efficient production workflows,” said Alan Atkinson, FileCatalyst VP of Business Development. “FileCatalyst’s accelerated file transfer solutions are a natural fit with GV STRATUS because rapid ingest of data is crucial for efficient production workflows.’ The integration of FileCatalyst into the GV STRATUS platform will give Grass Valley customers a significantly faster ingest of content.”

Grass Valley (1.D11) and FileCatalyst will both exhibit at IBC in Amsterdam from September 8-12, where FileCatalyst will showcase FileCatalyst Central v 3.7 – the technology used by NBC Olympics in their production of the Games in Rio.

Visit FileCatalyst at booth 7.H37 to learn more about accelerated file transfer solutions and learn more about the integration of FileCatalyst and GV STRATUS.

About FileCatalyst

Located in Ottawa, Canada, FileCatalyst is a pioneer in managed file transfers and a world-leading accelerated file transfer solution. Founded in 2000, FileCatalyst has more than one thousand customers in media & entertainment, energy & mining, gaming, and printing, including many Fortune 500 companies as well as military and government organizations. FileCatalyst is a software platform designed to accelerate and manage file transfers securely and reliably. FileCatalyst is immune to the effects that latency and packet loss have on traditional file transfer methods like FTP, HTTP, or CIFS. Global organizations use FileCatalyst to solve issues related to file transfer, including content distribution, file sharing, and offsite backups.

To learn more visit www.filecatalyst.com or follow FileCatalyst on Twitter.

About Grass Valley

Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, keeps broadcasters, content owners and service providers Future-Ready as they navigate the changing landscape of television. With the most comprehensive collection of workflow solutions in the industry, Grass Valley delivers end-to-end television production and content distribution workflows, combined with expert consultation and insight that lead to sustainable success. Grass Valley, headquartered in Montreal, is part of St. Louis-based Belden Inc. Belden delivers a comprehensive product portfolio designed to meet the mission-critical network infrastructure needs of industrial, enterprise and broadcast markets. With innovative solutions targeted at reliable and secure transmission of rapidly growing amounts of data, audio and video needed for today’s applications, Belden is at the center of the global transformation to a connected world.

For information about Grass Valley solutions and services, please visit www.grassvalley.com.

For more information, contact Jessica St-James or book a meeting with FileCatalyst at IBC.