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image from iconik + TrueNAS, A Turnkey Hybrid Cloud with Media Management

Cantemo and iXsystems have partnered to integrate an affordable and flexible hybrid cloud storage and media management solution for media and entertainment (M&E) companies. The partnership sees the iXsystems TrueNAS storage line running natively under Cantemo’s cloud video hub, iconik, offering best-of-breed performance and data integrity in an intuitive platform. Cantemo’s cloud-based video and content management hub, iconik, streamlines media management with local and cloud-based assets discoverable in a single interface.

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“What happens in Vegas, I'm telling everyone.” Dane Cook The NAB Show is one of our most exciting events to attend every year. It’s never a dull moment with a steady stream of great partners and old friends stopping by. Every year there are new conversations as to where the changes in our industry are taking us next. We’re off to Vegas again with our own contributions to this year’s conversation about the coming changes in media.

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Notice Multiple Cross-Site Scripting vulnerabilities have been found in Cantemo Portal™. A successful exploit could lead to users with access to the system obtaining more access than granted, including admin access. Depending on system configuration an attacker can also potentially execute arbitrary code on the server running Cantemo Portal. Cantemo has released software updates that address this vulnerability. There are currently no workarounds that address these vulnerabilities and we would recommend all customers to upgrade to the latest applicable version.

image from International Military Sports Council Deploys Cantemo iconik

iconik enables easy search and share for military sports organisation Stockholm, Sweden, 05 February 2019 – Cantemo is happy to announced that its cloud video hub, iconik, is enabling instant global access to military sporting events coverage for the International Military Sports Council (CISM). Cantemo is represented in France and Belgium by IVORY. Cantemo iconik® enables CISM to store its entire archive in cloud storage, instantly access video footage from all previous and current sporting events, and search for clips within that footage to be shared with partners worldwide.

image from iconik and Base Media Cloud Partner for Easy Media Collaborations

Cantemo® and BASE Media Cloud Partner to Deliver Integrated Cloud Services for Little Dot Studios We’re excited to share that we’ve partnered with BASE Media Cloud to integrate Cantemo iconik®, our cloud video hub, into BASE Media Cloud’s managed cloud services platform. The integration will enable the organisation and easy collaboration of media content throughout the production, post-production and delivery workflow. BASE Media Cloud delivers globally-available cloud services for digital media companies of all sizes, enabling them to securely store, process, edit, and distribute media online.

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Throughout 2018, several trends dominated headlines. It’s my belief that 2019 will see many of these remain centre stage, but there’s no doubt that exciting changes are on the horizon in the video industries. The cloud has been growing throughout the year, despite a hesitance from some to get on board. Sadly, several misconceptions surrounding what it takes to implement a cloud strategy have held it back, and prevented many from benefiting from its flexibility.

image from OCS Deploys Cantemo iconik to Automate its Collaboration Workflows

Cantemo announced today that OCS, a group of subscription-based TV channels operated by Orange in France, is implementing its cloud video hub, iconik, to automate and modernize its collaboration workflows. Cantemo is represented in France by IVORY. OCS will use iconik to share media content with both journalists and various internal services within Orange. Currently this is done by manual processes, uploading contents to a system for sharing media files.

image from NMR Consultancy Integrates iconik and Brightcove’s OVP for Streamlined Asset Distribution and Monetisation

Cantemo, a provider of next-generation media management solutions, and NMR, a media technology company, part of the Trams Group, have announced an integration between Cantemo iconik and Brightcove, the leading provider of cloud services for video. Cantemo iconik is a cloud-based platform for managing, sharing, editing and collaborating on video. It keeps media assets organised, secure, and searchable thanks to video intelligence capabilities and support for complex metadata. Using a hybrid architecture, assets can be stored in the cloud, on-premises, or as a mixture of the two, whilst enabling full access to the entire library when needed.

image from Cantemo and Backblaze Launch Integrated Cloud Management and Storage Solution. Announces first joint customer, Everwell

Cantemo and Backblaze have launched an integrated solution to deliver a cost-efficient cloud media management and storage solution. The joint solution has already been implemented by Everwell. The combination of Cantemo iconik and Backblaze B2 enables users to ingest and archive raw assets from Backblaze without having to maintain a local server and storage hardware installation. Once uploaded, every team member has immediate access to raw assets and lightweight proxy files which are quickly generated by iconik.

image from Cantemo Announces API Integration with AWS Elemental Server

Cantemo announced today an API integration between Cantemo iconik and Amazon Web Services (AWS) Elemental Server. Video providers increasingly need to enable multiple stakeholders in different locations to access content in complex workflows where teams can create, collaborate, distribute, and intelligently manage media projects. API integration between Cantemo’s solutions and AWS Elemental Server combines a well-established solution for on-premises video transcoding with all the scalability and simplicity of the cloud and pay-as-you-go pricing.

image from Cantemo to Showcase Latest Integrations for the Adobe Video Tools with iconik, the AI-Enabled Video Management Hub, at IBC 2018

Cantemo, a provider of next-generation media management solutions, will introduce new and improved integrations between Cantemo iconik, the company’s cloud-based platform for video management, and the Adobe® Creative Cloud® video applications, at IBC 2018. The integrations enable easy global collaboration and simplified asset production workflows. The latest version improves the workflow between iconik and Adobe Premiere® Pro CC with the addition of proxy workflows, which allow users to generate, share, and work on low-resolution versions (proxies) of their content within Adobe Premiere Pro CC.

image from Welcome to Portal 3.4 Featuring Time-based Commenting and Single Instance Metadata!

At Cantemo, we are continually updating our solutions to deliver the right tools in a constantly evolving industry. Each new version of Portal improves the efficiency that bit more, meaning you can get your content in front of the consumer that much quicker and easier. The latest version of Cantemo Portal is no exception, with a number of improvements to the review and approve workflows, application of metadata, and some extra flexibility in Rules Engine.