FileCatalyst and Video Signal Bring File Transfer Acceleration to Italian Market

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Ottawa, ON – FileCatalyst, an Emmy® award-winning pioneer in managed file transfers and a world leading accelerated file transfer solution, has announced today that they have developed a new partnership with Video Signal as a value-added reseller for Italy.

Founded in 1994 by Alessandro Trezzi, Video Signal is a leader in distribution systems for video production, as well as video post-production, in the television industry across Italy. The competence and professionalism of their entire staff has made it possible to extend their services across Italy, allowing the company to occupy a leading position within the market.

The secret of Video Signal’s success is their personalization; each customer who works with Video Signal receives a plan that is tailored and executed to their specific preferences. From the initial idea phases all the way to the final testing, their customers can rely on technical assistance every step of the way. Video Signal has provided remarkable results with their tailored audio and video systems, as well as with their numerous successful transitions from analog to digital workflows for a number of companies.

Video Signal now will sell and support FileCatalyst’s flagship product, Direct as well as FileCatalyst Workflow & FileCatalyst Central.

FileCatalyst Direct is a suite of server and client applications that accelerates point-to-point file transfers at speeds of up to 10Gbps. FileCatalyst utilizes a patented UDP-based file transfer technology that overcomes the issues of slow file transfers caused by network impairments such as latency and packet loss.

FileCatalyst Workflow is web portal for all your file transfer needs. It simplifies file exchange and boosts productivity by streamlining submission, distribution, and file sharing workflows on the web. FileCatalyst Workflow combines three powerful web-based managed file transfer workflows: submission, distribution, and online folders.

FileCatalyst Central is a web application used to monitor and manage an organization’s entire FileCatalyst deployment. Central allows administrators to view ongoing transfers in real time, dig into transaction histories, manage or monitor alarms, manage nodes and initiate node-to-server transfers.

“We are excited to add FileCatalyst to our portfolio, as they are a true leader in the accelerated file transfer space,” says Alessandro Trezzi, Founder of Video Signal. “We see FileCatalyst as an important addition to our customer’s workflows, especially as the size of digital assets continue to grow in size, as does the requirement share them globally.”

“We are very excited about this new partnership and we look forward to supporting Video Signal as a valued channel partner. They are a premier solutions provider in the media & broadcast space, and are well suited to actively promote, sell and support FileCatalyst in Italy,” said Alan Atkinson, Vice President of Business Development & Marketing for FileCatalyst.

For interested European companies, FileCatalyst will be showcasing their full suite of solutions at IBC 2017 in the RAI Convention Center in Amsterdam from September 15 to 19. They will showcasing their portfolio in booth #7.B21. All attending are welcome to visit their booth and learn more about the entire FileCatalyst suite of products and solutions.

About FileCatalyst Located in Ottawa, Canada, a pioneer in managed file transfers and an Emmy® award winning leader of accelerated file transfer solutions. Founded in 2000, the company 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 on Twitter @FileCatalyst.

About Video Signal After their first 20 years of successes, Video Signal – founded in 1994 by Alessandro Trezzi – Confirms its leading position in the distribution of systems for video production and post-production in the television sector. Their high level of competence and professionalism have helped them extend their customer base throughout Italy, bringing the company to occupy a prominent market share. The secret of Video Signal’s success is the ability to customize their offerings; each customer can arrange any customizations to fit their specific projects. From the concept phase until the realization phase, the customer has qualified technical assistance every step of the way. Thanks to their staff of specialized professionals, divided into each sector, Video Signal have achieved remarkable results including the realization of large audio and video systems, as well as multiple transitions from analog to digital workflows.