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Using MatrixStore for Netflix Production Asset Compatibility

In 2018 Netflix purchased $12bn of content. It is predicted that figure rose to $15bn in 2019 and that spending will hit $17.8bn in 2020. 85% of that spend is estimated to be on original content. This dwarfs the budgets of individual national broadcasters (e.g. the BBC has a total budget of £3.7m but only a portion of that is spent on new content). It is therefore no surprise that Netflix has quickly become a technology leader on how production should be made not just for itself, but also in setting standards that other organizations have also signed up to as both sensible and practical. Read More…
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CineSys-Oceana to partner with Mjoll and 7Mountains

Fonn Group welcomes CineSys-Oceana aboard as a reseller of SaaS solutions from companies Mjoll and 7Mountains. CineSys-Oceana is a Media Systems Integrator providing solutions, integration, and support for digital content creators across the United States and Canada. Read More…
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CineSys-Oceana Solutions with Backblaze B2 Cloud Storage

The cloud is rapidly transforming media workflows everywhere, and Backblaze has emerged as a leader by making cloud storage simple, reliable, and affordable. In fact, Backblaze B2 Cloud storage lets you store more than four times the content you could for the same price as other cloud storage solutions. Read More…
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Partner offers and helpful links

We've gathered a list here with some of the licenses that our partners have generously offered for free while people are forced to work from home because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More…
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IBM and SimpleCloud - Free 14 Day Trial!

Given the current situation, a critical step for keeping your teams working collaboratively and delivering projects on time might be the capability to ramp up instantly within a remote environment and only for the time you need it. Read More…
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Ortana Media Group expands its presence in North America

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Ortana Media Group, leading providers of MAM and orchestration solutions, have partnered with Media Systems Integrators CineSys-Oceana to further expand into the North American market. Read More…
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MatrixStore object storage to empower creativity at Brand New School

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Cardiff, UK and New York, USA, November 2019: Object Matrix, the leading provider of Object Storage to the media industry has today announced that it has been selected by US-based creative design and production studio Brand New School, to implement a future proof private cloud storage platform based on MatrixStore, the award-winning storage platform. Read More…
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Welcoming Jason Quast to the team

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Miami, December 2019 - We’re excited to announce Jason Quast as our newest team member! With over 20 years working in the Media and Entertainment industry, Jason joins CineSys-Oceana from Editshare, where he supplied comprehensive workflow solutions to clients in the broadcast, post-production and creative markets sector. Jason's vast experience in the industry will help drive further CineSys-Oceana’s growth in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic region. Read More…
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Move your legacy archives into the future

As media and broadcast companies look to modernize their workflows, many are hesitant at the thought of any kind of larger data migration. It can be seen as a costly and labour intensive process that will disrupt the daily business at hand. When it comes to legacy archive migrations, moving from DIVArchive and other HSMs, there has not been any straightforward solution and the whole process may seem overwhelming. Read More…
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CineSys-Oceana opens new office in LA

Media IT Specialists CineSys-Oceana are excited to announce that they have opened a new office in Los Angeles, California. The new location on Melrose Avenue will allow for better support for their media and broadcast customers on the West Coast. Read More…
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Save on taxes before year end

Using Section 179 with an Equipment Lease or an Equipment Financing Agreement might be the most profitable decision you make this year. Why? Because the taxes you save with the deduction will almost always exceed your cash outlay for the year when you combine a properly structured Equipment Lease or Equipment Finance Agreement with a full Section 179 deduction. Read More…
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Re-purpose legacy content for new audiences

There's been a recent trend of broadcasters, across the globe, pushing more of their archive content onto local or private cloud platforms.
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Media focused object storage wins award at NAB 2018

MatrixStore from Object Matrix has won the Storage category in IABM’s new Broadcast and Media awards (BaMs™) at NAB Show 2018. Read More…
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Overland-Tandberg announces NEOxl 40 tape product

Overland-Tandberg™, a brand of Sphere 3D Corp. and a leading provider of data management, backup and storage solutions, announced the availability of its NEOxl 40 tape automation library, which meets the form factor requirements for smaller video production facilities, while providing increased capacity, performance and the ability to grow at scale.
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Quantum's Growth Partner of the Year 2018!

We are very proud to announce that CineSys-Oceana is the recipient of Quantum's Growth Partner of the Year award at NAB Show 2018.
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IP is Here: Are You Ready?

SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology and whose membership spans the globe, announced the publication of the first standards within SMPTE ST 2110, Professional Media Over Managed IP Networks. Read More…
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