Markham, Ontario: Digital Rapids - the trusted provider of innovative media transformation and workflow solutions for bringing content to wider audiences - announced today that the new version 2.0 of the Digital Rapids Transcode Manager high-volume, automated media processing software has been honored with the coveted CSI Award as 'Best Workflow/Asset Management/Automation Solution'. The award was presented at a ceremony during the IBC Conference and Exhibition in Amsterdam.
Now in their tenth year, the CSI Awards are among the most prestigious and competitive technology awards in the industry, designed to recognize and reward innovation and excellence in the cable, satellite, broadcast, IPTV, telco, Internet/online/OTT video, mobile TV and associated sectors. Organized by CSI magazine, the awards are judged independently of CSI by a panel of experts that includes practicing and former heads of engineering and operations from some of the world's most important network operators; well-respected consultants; and senior industry analysts.
"We're delighted that Digital Rapids Transcode Manager 2.0 has been recognized with this highly respected award," said Darren Gallipeau, Product Manager at Digital Rapids. "The challenges faced by media organizations in the ever-expanding multi-screen landscape require solutions that maximize their efficiency while enabling them to scale and adapt quickly to new opportunities and market trends. Transcode Manager 2.0 and its underlying Kayak platform were designed to address these challenges while putting users in greater control of their operations and technology, and winning the CSI Award is further evidence that we're addressing a critical market need."
The enterprise-class Digital Rapids Transcode Manager software combines outstanding quality, intelligent automation and exceptional workflow agility for high-volume media transformation applications from production and archive to revenue-expanding multi-screen distribution. Powered by Digital Rapids' groundbreaking Kayak workflow platform, version 2.0 of Transcode Manager combines its long-standing hallmarks of superior output quality and format flexibility with adaptive, logic-driven workflow automation with rich metadata support; intuitive, visual workflow design tools; dynamic licensing and deployment; easy integration of new technologies; and a deep ecosystem of third-party technology partners.
For more information about Transcode Manager 2.0 and other Digital Rapids solutions, please visit www.digitalrapids.com.
About Digital Rapids Corporation - Digital Rapids provides market-leading content transformation and workflow solutions that empower the world's leading media organizations to reach wider audiences more efficiently, more effectively and more profitably. Recipients of more than two dozen prestigious awards for company and product excellence, Digital Rapids combines innovative technology with proven expertise and visionary insight to help our customers expand their audiences, increase their revenues, and reduce their costs. Digital Rapids Corporation (www.digitalrapids.com) is headquartered in Ontario, Canada with offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Australia and Argentina.