PlayBox Technology Partners with FileCatalyst for Faster Content Distribution with Travel Channel, Bloomberg Africa, and Others
September 10, 2013—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 embedded partner agreement with PlayBox Technology, an international communications and information technology company serving the broadcast and corporate markets.
Established in 1994, PlayBox has helped launch 12,500+ playout and branding channels across 120 countries to date. PlayBox is dedicated to the research, design, development and provision of broadcasting solutions and helps clients like the Travel Channel and Bloomberg Africa to distribute large amounts of digital content on a daily basis.
PlayBox partnered with FileCatalyst to integrate accelerated file transfer technology into its solutions, allowing accelerated data transfer rates of digital content while sending large format media files. In addition to enabling transfers at full line speed, this integration also ensured client files were automatically picked up and delivered reliably and securely. FileCatalyst also provided PlayBox with the ability to remotely manage their deployment.
“Our client integrations with FileCatalyst, including Travel Channel and Bloomberg Africa, have worked well across a variety of industries - we recommend FileCatalyst to anyone looking to move large files quickly” says Ananth Sam, PlayBox Technology (UK) Broadcast Systems Sales & Technical Director.
"PlayBox is an innovative, international systems integrator with a strong foothold in the media space and serving other markets as well," says Alan Atkinson, Vice President of Business Development at Unlimi-Tech Software, Inc. “We look forward being a part of many PlayBox solutions in the future.”
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 PlayBox Technology
PlayBox Technology is the #1 International 'TV Channel in a Box' manufacturer with Interactive CG & Graphics, MAM, Traffic and News Room available SD, HD and DVB(ASI/IP). PlayBox Technology has innovative and scalable solutions to fit your workflow and offer you the solution you want at your price. To learn more visit www.playbox.tv