FileCatalyst Partner List

The FileCatalyst Partner Program is a formal development, support and training package. The program is for system integrators, VARs, consultants, and professional service companies who wish to deliver best-of-class, industry-leading content delivery and improved workflow solutions to their customers through the FileCatalyst solution and its industry partnerships.

Where FileCatalyst is best positioned:

  • Digital Media
  • Health Imaging
  • Education
  • Automotive
  • Government/DoD
  • Broadcasting and Post Production
  • Telecommunications
  • Oil & Gas

If you are interested in joining the FileCatalyst Partner program please contact us. We work proactively with partners to customize an approach, and look forward to exploring new ways to expand the current offering.

Partners

ComputeNext Amazon Web Services Launched in 2006, Amazon Web Services, Inc. began exposing key infrastructure services to businesses in the form of web services – now widely known as cloud computing. The ultimate benefit of cloud computing, and AWS, is the ability to leverage a new business model and turn capital infrastructure expenses into variable costs.

FileCatalyst Direct is listed on the Amazon Marketplace, which allows users to start up an instance of FileCatalyst on Amazons EC2 and be able to accelerate file transfers into the cloud and to S3.

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axle axle axle is software to help you manage your media projects. It provides a simple web browser interface that lets you view, annotate, and log all your assets from any location. axle runs on a Mac Mini that’s connected, either directly or over the network, to your media storage. Your storage can be a SAN, a NAS, or just a local RAID, and can be running on in a Mac, Windows, or Linux environment – all axle needs is to be able to read the file system. axle then catalogs your media in its database and makes low-bandwidth proxies, letting you work on your assets from wherever you are.

FileCatalyst Direct integrated into axle to provide users the ability to upload their media from anywhere into axle using FileCatalyst’s accelerated file transfer technologies. Media assets can be uploaded in an automated fashion using the FileCatalyst HotFolder.

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ComputeNext Blue Lucy Blue Lucy is a software development leader in the field of production workflow modernisation. BLM produce service orientated software tools for video processing and content asset management, enabling broadcasters to confidently migrate to IT based production environments. By challenging the orthodoxies of traditional engineering-lead systems design BLM offer a straightforward approach allowing, broadcasters and content owners to build flexible user-oriented production environments.

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ComputeNext Cambridge Imaging Systems Cambridge Imaging Systems has been developing software for media archive management systems since 1991. Our technology has been developed working on large-scale projects for corporate and government clients including the Ministry of Defence, The Police, The BBC, ITN, The Imperial War Museum, British Telecom and British Pathe. Our software systems have been developed over the last 20 years to provide a flexible architecture, able to interface with existing software and able to integrate with existing working practices. Our archive management system, Imagen, contains a number of modules that are designed to work together in a coordinated way to reduce the manual intervention required to manage very large-scale media archives. It is possible to use Imagen as a complete media asset management system, with an associated website for streamed delivery and e-commerce systems.

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ComputeNext CatDV CatDV’s parent company Square Box Systems is an innovative software company, specializing in the development of multimedia tools. Square Box System’s core products are based around CatDV, the leading digital asset management system.

CatDV assists companies creating or managing a large volume of digital media, by organising, communicating, and collaborating. It’s simple, yet powerful tools support some of the world’s most sophisticated media workflows and provide the flexibility to work your way. CatDV brings value to single user installations through to large, dispersed teams in the world’s largest firms. Ultimately, CatDV helps companies find and reuse their media assets and helps teams collaborate to get more done, saving both time and money.

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ComputeNext Ceiton Technologies CEITON is the world’s leading creator of integrated software for planning, controlling and billing of complex business processes.

CEITON’s main product Web Workflow PPS is the leading management system in the media and entertainment industry and is used for production planning and control by modern, process oriented clients. The system improves the flow and structure of production processes, enabling companies to produce faster and more economically, to improve quality, to react to changes, and simply to be better informed. The CEITON Web Workflow PPS system is unparalleled in that it maps simple service procedures, as well as complex and dynamic production processes, using an interactive 3D visualization engine.

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ComputeNext CloudSigma CloudSigma is an innovative Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider based in Zurich, Switzerland. Frustrated with the current market offerings which required users to jump through hoops to migrate their current server setups to the cloud, the founders of CloudSigma created a solution by building their own cloud stack that delivers real utility computing in the cloud for the first time. CloudSigma was founded to meet the growing need for a pure IaaS that places little or no restrictions on how its users deploy their computing resources.
ComputeNext ComputeNext ComputeNext, a Bellevue, WA based cloud-technology company, is pioneering the way organizations search, discover, procure, and provision cloud infrastructure with their multi-cloud marketplace. As a leader in federated cloud service brokerage they enable end-to-end transactions across platform agnostic infrastructure.

Holding the belief that a few cloud providers cannot satisfy the world’s computing demands, their mission is to promote choice and efficient computing through federation.

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ComputeNext Digimetrics Digimetrics, founded in 2008, has been focused on delivering the best in file-based test & measurement using the latest technologies and innovative new developments on the premise of adding trust to digital media. We pride ourselves on the innovative research and development performed by our team, who continually advance the capabilities of automated testing, playback, and correction. Our company’s core competencies include:
  • Broad range file-based QC, including metadata gatekeeping, baseband video, and audio quality and distribution constraint verification
  • Full resolution, frame-accurate, and frame-synchronous playback of file-based media for integrated review of QC reporting, and
  • Correction of audible and visual artifacts and compliance constraints within file-based assets
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    Easy Media Suite Easy Media Suite Founded by Osman Yel in 2006, Devtek, based in Istanbul Turkey, is an international company manufacturing, designing, and developing products for broadcast automation, including Easy Media Suite. With more than a thousand customers, the company is innovative and competitive having designed for 4K 50 p Playout. Devtek is trusted by large, successful companies and continually delivers experiences beyond expectations.
    ComputeNext EMC Isilon EMC Corporation is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect, and analyze their most valuable asset – information – in a more agile, trusted, and cost-efficient way.

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    ComputeNext Empress Empress Media, Inc. started in 1998 and has grown to be one of the largest providers of blank recording media and supplies in the United States. The company continues to expand, opening a California location in 2010 and a new, state-of-the-art videotape recycling facility in New York in 2011.

    eMAM™ is a web-accessible media asset management software system created to organize, share, archive, and repurpose digitized content: videos, audios, images, and documents. This powerful platform is loaded with features and a range of options to meet the diverse needs of organizations small and large.

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    ComputeNext Etere For 23 years, Etere has been the leading company in the project and development of the integrated, end-to-end workflow solution for media stations. Etere is the first to have developed MERP (Media Enterprise Resources Planning). Etere’s system integrates internal and external management information across the entire organization such as media asset management, automation, archiving, scheduling, air sales, BMS/long term planning, news automation, and resources planning. Many TV stations in the world have chose Etere’s system to improve their broadcasting productivity.

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    ComputeNext FocalPoint Server FocalPoint Server is a new file indexing, access, and control system that will ensure collaborative workflow environments and turn jobs around quickly and accurately, such that users never need to worry about lost, wrongly labelled, or incorrectly stored data and broadcast files. FocalPoint Server means post production teams can rest assured that the material being processed in edit suites is the most recent and correct version. It’s the kind of problem busy TV and web broadcast news and sports desks regularly face. FocalPoint Server has been designed to solve these problems and to improve workflow productivity and accuracy and has been tested and proven time and time again.

    The system is easy to use – operators typically learn the basics within an hour and are comfortable running the software within one day. It runs on both PCs and Macs and can be used to improve workflow around a wide range of file types ranging from broadcast files through to document and design formats. FocalPoint Server is an essential collaborative tool for content workers which can be easily integrated with any underlying software whether broadcast editing, design, or document based.

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    Forbidden ForbiddenForbidden develops advanced technologies that enable media makers and broadcasters to create and distribute compelling viewing experiences to demanding worldwide audiences. Forbidden's flagship product, Forscene, is the world's most advanced cloud-based video post-production platform. It allows post-production professionals to make and deliver stories with high quality and production value in demanding, fast-paced landscapes. Quoted on the London Stock Exchange Alternative Investment Market, Forbidden partners with high-profile media and technology organisations including Atos, BIM, deltatre, EVS, and Key Code Media.

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    ComputeNext Front Porch Digital 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. Solutions delivered by Front Porch Digital appropriately manage large and complex media files and workflows while ensuring optimal performance and utmost security.

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    Harmonic HarmonicHarmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT) is the worldwide leader in video delivery infrastructure for emerging television and video services. The company’s production-ready innovation enables content and service providers to efficiently create, prepare, and deliver differentiated services for television and new media video platforms. More information is available at www.harmonicinc.com.
    Imagine Communications Imagine Communications Leveraging more than five decades of innovation, Imagine Communications Corp. is a global leader of media software and video infrastructure solutions serving more than 3,000 broadcast, multichannel video programming distributor, government and enterprise customers spanning 185 countries. Today, nearly half of the world’s video channels traverse through more than 3 million of our products deployed around the world. With a bold vision and commitment to IP-enabled, cloud-based, software-defined platforms and TV Everywhere, Imagine Communications is delivering billions of moments around the world anywhere, anytime and on any device.
    ComputeNext Integrated Microwave Technologies/Nucomm Integrated Microwave Technologies (IMT), a business unit within the Vitec Group’s Videocom Division, is a leader in advanced digital microwave video systems serving the broadcast, sports, and entertainment markets.

    The Nucomm Messenger system enables broadband IP connectivity between an ENG/OB/SNG truck or news bureau and the broadcast studio. With the deployment of video editing systems into the remote vehicles or bureau, the traditional workflow is rapidly shifting. In the new workflow, stories can be edited in the field and delivered to the studio over alternative networks.

    The Messenger has an optional media transfer server integrated into the product. This media transfer has a sync folder that media files can be transferred into and transferred seamlessly back to the studio video server or media server. FileCatalyst Direct integrated into Messenger enabled the capability to monitor a folder and automatically transfer files when they are available. In addition to the HotFolder, the web applets are also used for ad hoc transfers.

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    ComputeNext Interra Systems For more than 15 years, Interra Systems has been a diversified products and services provider for the digital media industries. Interra solutions are differentiated by their proven engineering expertise, a solid track record in collaborating with customers, and partners on advanced technologies, and exceptional responsiveness. Interra’s Digital Media solutions are led by Baton, an automated file-based QC solutions, by Vega, a family of media analyzers, and by Orion, real-time content monitoring solution. Interra Systems is headquartered in Cupertino, California.

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    Media-Alliance Media-Alliance Founded in 2006, with headquarters in Italy and branch offices in India, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Australia, Media-Alliance is worldwide leader in software development empowering Broadcasters to produce and manage digital media with multi-platform and multi format file based workflow. Media-Alliance product line exploits the full potentialities of BORNEO (HTML-5 based MAM) as central system steering all television production tasks as well as digitalization, media management and preservation for Archiving, News, Sport and Program departments. Media-Alliance offering includes Workflow Management, Enterprise Class Ingest System, File Based Ingest System, Newsroom Computer system, Ad-Insertion and live censorship systems as well as near-live editing system.

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    MediaExcel MediaExcel Media Excel defines the adaptive bitrate, multi-device transcoding standard for multiscreen video delivery. The company's hybrid approach of using software and hardware transcoding solutions, powers more than 38 million live multiscreen TV viewers daily in the US alone. Across the head end, cloud, or edge video distribution, the company's solutions are used in a variety of markets including broadcast, government, telecom, MSO, and CDN.
    ComputeNext MediaPaas MediaPaaS is the combined venture of industry leading ISVs and ComputeNext, a Gartner Cool Vendor in Cloud Service Brokerage to offer integrated media solutions on any cloud. With media services powered and IaaS, you can test-drive, build, or buy cloud services for your workflow requirements. No hardware, no hassle.

    MediaPaaS was built to leverage the ComputeNext infrastructure marketplace, an aggregation of over twenty globally diverse cloud service providers. Build and manage your media workflow, and launch it when, where, and how you need it – with access to real-time price, performance, and location data.

    ComputeNext MOG Based on open industry standards and offering state-of-the-art technology, MOG has been establishing itself in the market as the worldwide supplier for both Centralized Ingest Solutions and MXF Development Tools. For over a decade, MOG has been helping worldwide broadcasters and technology providers to increase the overall performance of its workflows while migrating for file-based environments, ensuring high interoperability between systems and formats, MOG aims to exceed media challenges and to break the workflow boundaries by delivering fully interoperable solutions to the broadcast industry.

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    ComputeNext Ooona OOONA’s Translation and Caption Manager, an innovative, unprecedented, user-friendly software system for the seamless management of the subtitling, captions, and translation process, was created from the ground up and designed first and foremost according to the needs and requests of end users.

    Translation Manager is a software system for the seamless management of the subtitling and translation process, using sophisticated efficiency tools to offer significant time and cost savings over manual and spreadsheet-based procedures.

    Captions Manager uses current web and database technologies to provide an intuitive and easy-to-use system.

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    ComputeNext 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. From a Single Channel Playout Server to a Multi-Channel Turn-Key Broadcast Centre, please contact PlayBox Technology.

    PlayBox Technology is an international Communications and Information Technology Company Serving the Broadcast and Corporate Markets Worldwide. PlayBox Technology is dedicated to the Research, Design, Development and Provision of Broadcasting Products, Systems, Solutions and Services.

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    Primestream Primestream Primestream®, a leader in advanced automation and asset management software, offers a seamless end-to-end platform for the acquisition of live and file-based digital content, editing, logging, control room and master control playback, Web publishing, smartphone video contribution, and archiving. Primestream’s proven solutions are implemented by some of the world’s leading broadcasters, uplink service providers, online digital media operations, corporations, and production/postproduction facilities, and are ideally suited for multisite operations.

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    QuickLink QuickLink Video Distribution Services Ltd is the leading global provider for cost effective, high quality broadcast solutions in the fields of news, sports, entertainment, and corporate media. QuickLink solutions offer the best in class for achieving superb video and audio quality even from slow internet connections. Optimisation of available bandwidth means outstanding results can be achieved from a variety of connections such as WiFi or 3.5G/4G networks.

    QuickLink is a total solution provider offering all the mobile and fixed satellite communications services that enable voice and high speed data in poorly covered remote zones and all up-to-date satellite networks technologies that can fulfill any extreme communication requirement.

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    ComputeNext RadiantGrid/Wohler Technologies For the past 20 years, Wohler Technologies has been a world leader in providing in-rack audio and video monitoring solutions for the broadcast, motion picture, and professional audio/visual markets. Wohler Technologies extends this award-winning product line to include the Wohler RadiantGrid Intelligent Media Transformation Platform™ for efficient file-based content creation and distribution, quality control, and faster than-real-time transcoding and standards conversion.

    The Wohler RadiantGrid Intelligent Media Transformation Platform provides a seamless software architecture that combines intensive media processing capabilities, such as transcoding, standards conversion, audio processing, caption processing, and quality control, with highly intelligent content management fabric and workflow orchestration layers. Based on an extensible service-oriented architecture, the platform integrates smoothly with editorial, archive, traffic, business process, and rights management systems.

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    ComputeNext Studio Network Solutions (SNS) SNS is a leading provider of shared storage hardware and software technology for Mac, Windows & Linux workgroups. For over 15 years SNS has been advancing workflow efficiency for the media and entertainment, broadcast, post production, digital content creation, game development, and education and government marketplaces.

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    ComputeNext Suitcase TV Since 2000, Suitcase TV have been designing and delivering innovative media workflow solutions to broadcasters. Their market leading products are modular and extremely flexible; enabling broadcasters to design a workflow to suit their unique needs without being restricted by unnecessary rigidity in product design. Suitcase TV’s systems are used throughout the world by traditional single channel and multi-channel playout centres and new media channels alike; who all benefit from the vast range of functionality, tight integration, and scalability. From ingest, QC, metadata management through to transcoding, multi-location publishing, and archiving, Suitcase TV’s products can easily integrate into any existing workflow or be configured to provide your end-to-end solution.

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    Tedial Tedial Tedial provides software based content and content management business solutions that maximize operational efficiency and profitability to broadcast and other media organizations. Tedial has over ten years’ experience and has grown to over 80 people; our proven track record enables broadcasters to take full advantage of file-based workflows, cloud computing and other technologies with minimum risk and maximum benefits.

    Tedial’s solutions are vendor and hardware independent, releasing customers from proprietary constraints and enabling them to significantly increase productivity and return on investment. Tedial is a global company with over 50 high-profile reference sites around the world, including some of the most complex and largest MAM systems in the broadcast industry.

    Tedial’s unique media management solutions have helped over 50 broadcasters and media companies worldwide to increase creativity and improve efficiency throughout their media workflows.

    ComputeNext Telestream Telestream specializes in products that make it possible to get video content to any audience regardless of how it is created, distributed, or viewed. Throughout the entire digital media lifecycle, from capture to viewing, for consumers through high-end professionals, Telestream products range from desktop components and cross-platform applications to fully-automated, enterprise-class digital media transcoding and workflow systems.

    Telestream Vantage® is a complete family of world-class video transcoding and workflow solutions – from single-server installations for automating transcoding, to very large, multi-server systems that produce and assemble millions of finished media packages.

    The integration of FileCatalyst Direct allows for files that are produced in a vantage workflow to be automatically uploaded to a FileCatalyst Server using FileCatalyst’s accelerated file transfer technology. Apart from being able to transfer files with speeds up to 10Gbps, FileCatalyst also provides the ability to secure and mange these transfers. The integration also allows users to upload files into a specific folder under the user’s home directory, ensuring files are organized appropriately.

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    TMD TMD TMD is a global leader focused on designing and delivering media and content management solutions and associated services to the global media, broadcast, and archive sectors. Headquartered in Aylesbury, UK, the company’s Mediaflex software applications provide a platform for the management of both traditional physical media, such as film and video tape, as well as digital content. TMD’s global reach includes office locations in the USA and Australia.

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    ComputeNext ToolsOnAir ToolsOnAir provides powerful, intuitive applications designed to create a professional, fully functional broadcast production facility using Mac OS X and low-cost, off-the-shelf hardware components. The ToolsOnAir Just: suite is deisgned with live broadcast production in mind, integrating video, audio, and graphics, along with automation, asset management and multiple format capabilities. Full QuickTime and Final Cut compatibility eliminates time-intensive file conversion, and a powerful, intuitive GUI streamlines the workflow from ingest to playout.

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    Uwin Info Sys Uwin Info Sys Located in Seoul, South Korea and founded in 1998, Uwin Info Sys is a leader in the field of digital media management and broadcasting technology. Uwin Info Sys provides file-based production workflow and NRCS for newsrooms. Uwin Info Sys’ MAM solution is the core of their solutions, designed to streamline the workflow of content creation, distribution, archive, and automation.

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    ComputeNext Venera Technologies Venera Technologies is a video solutions company widely known for its innovative products and solutions worldwide. Since its inception in 2003, the company has been delivering quality, innovative solutions, and creating long-lasting relationships with customers. Venera’s flagship offering, Pulsar, improves the operational efficiency for its customers by automating their content QC processes. Pulsar ensures consistent content quality throughout the workflow and is the chosen QC tool for some of the largest media companies worldwide.

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    ComputeNext VidCheck VidCheck is a specialist supplier of software tools for broadcasters for checking and intelligent correction of video and audio in file-based media. Products include VidChecker, which is for those who face the challenges of checking file parameters, and contained video and audio in many different formats, including broadcasters receiving file-based TV programs, shows, films, news, commercials, distributors of file-based commercials, music video, other media, VoD and Cable service providers, and post production houses.

    Vidcheck’s VidChecker is a software-only automated quality control package, providing a comprehensive check of the overall file, video and audio parameters in file-based media. Affordable, straightforward to use and simple to install, VidChecker focuses on checking the parameters and settings that people typically get wrong in preparation and exchange of file-based media between post production, distribution, and broadcast.

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    Vizrt Vizrt Vizrt provides real-time 3D graphics, sports analysis and asset management tools for the broadcast industry - interactive and virtual solutions, animations, maps, weather, video editing and compositing tools. Vizrt's products are used by the world's leading broadcasters, including: CNN, CBS, Fox, the BBC, BSkyB, Al Jazeera, ITN, ZDF, Star TV, Network 18, TV Today, CCTV, and NHK. Furthermore, many world-class production houses and corporate institutions such as the Stock Exchanges in New York and London use Vizrt systems.

    Vizrt is a public company traded on the Oslo Main List: VIZ, ISIN: IL0010838154.

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    XenData XenData XenData is a leading provider of digital video archiving solutions tailored specifically to serve the media and entertainment industry – with typical customers being TV stations, global broadcasters, media service providers, video production, and media departments within large corporations and government organizations. XenData’s solutions range from cost-effective LTO workstation archives to multiple petabyte server systems. With over 600 digital video archive servers managing robotic libraries installed in over 50 countries worldwide, XenData is trusted by some of the largest media companies.

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    Xytech Xytech Xytech is the leading global provider of facility management software for the media and broadcast industries. For over 25 years, the world’s best media services companies, broadcasters, and transmission facilities have depended on Xytech to run their businesses. Xytech’s collaborative MediaPulse platform is the only end-to-end solution for the complete content lifecycle, providing scheduling, automation, asset management, billing, and cost recovery in a scalable, platform-independent application. Xytech has over 450 software deployments in more than 20 countries around the world, and the company is headquartered in Mission Hills, California, with regional offices in New York and London.