FileCatalyst and Front Porch Digital Partner to Combine Accelerated File Transfer for Digital Archiving and Media Asset Management
April 3, 2014— Unlimi-Tech Software, Inc., a pioneer in managed file transfers and the creator of FileCatalyst, the world’s leading accelerated file transfer solution, is pleased to announce an integration partnership with Front Porch Digital, the global leader in cloud-based content storage management (CSM) solutions.
Front Porch Digital is the global leader in solutions for migrating, managing, and monetizing media content. Operating on site and in the cloud, the company's purpose-built software employs the latest technologies to deliver truly flexible and scalable media workflows. Their solutions appropriately manage large and complex media files and workflows while ensuring optimal performance and the utmost security.
Front Porch Digital’s DIVASolutions can manage content from production through delivery and archiving by using a series of collaborative workflow solution suites. Adding in FileCatalyst's UDP-based file transfer technology, users of DIVArchive can ingest and download restored media files at maximum rates, without being slowed by network latency and packet transmission overhead experienced with TCP/IP. The FileCatalyst accelerated file transfer protocol offers exceptional speed gains versus traditional methods, allowing user transfer speeds up to 100 times faster than FTP.
“We offer media asset management solutions that simplify the complex workflows inherent with migrating, managing, and marketing media,” said Andy Hurt, Vice President of Global Product and Marketing at Front Porch Digital. “The added value of FIleCatalyst for the secure, reliable, and accelerated movement of digital assets makes our offering more attractive to our global broadcast clients.”
“We are excited to be partnering with Front Porch Digital, a company with a proven track record and a strong reputation,” said Alan Atkinson, Vice President of Business Development at Unlimi-Tech Software, Inc. “Their digital archiving and media asset management solutions coupled with FileCatalsyt for accelerated file transfers is well positioned to cater to cost- and quality-conscious clients.”
About Unlimi-Tech Software, Inc.
Located in Ottawa, Canada, Unlimi-Tech Software is the creator of FileCatalyst, the world's leading accelerated file transfer solution. 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.
About Front Porch DigitalFront Porch Digital is the global leader in solutions for migrating, managing, and monetizing media content. Operating on site and in the cloud, the company’s purpose-built software employs the latest technologies to deliver truly flexible and scalable media workflows. Solutions delivered by Front Porch Digital appropriately manage large and complex media files and workflows while ensuring optimal performance and utmost security. More information is available at www.fpdigital.com.