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Vimond Launches Modular OTT Tools

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Vimond Launches Modular OTT Tools

At NAB 2017, Vimond is demonstrating its commitment to modular, interoperable, cloud-based online video solutions and efficient workflows, and showcasing new broadcast features for Vimond IO, ultra-fast, frame-accurate cloud video editor, improvements to the automated Rights Manager, new milestones for the Content Curator, and other enhancements.

"Vimond aims at being the best partner for current and new media companies enabling them to focus on their core competences and supporting them in creating industry leading online video services", underlines Vimond CEO Helge Høibraaten.

New Vimond Products for the 2017 NAB Show

Vimond Orchestrator, backend workflow engine, manages the flow of online video from ingest to media asset management to distribution and playout. It includes built-in support for a full range of ingest and playout formats, external systems and storage types, as well as side-loading of audio and subtitles. 

Vimond Rights Manager offers contract managers, publishers and content managers an easy-to-use way to track complete content lifecycles and to define contracts and regions. Triggers the creation of associated assets in Content Manager and ingest the videos. Shares contract data via export or the API. The integrated workflow saves time and minimizes duplication and errors.

Vimond Content Manager, user-friendly tool for managing all aspects of your video assets. Content managers or editors can use the tool to enhance content by adding chaptering and subtitles, quickly defining publishing windows, selecting promotional images from the image bank and then publishing to your customer portal.

Vimond Content Curator allows to promote featured content in your customer portal and easily organise content in carousels, menus and featured lists. Designed for content managers, editors and curators, this tool features a user-friendly interface and advanced search options that make lists easy to create and straightforward to manage.

Vimond Monetization links content, pricing and payment. Business tool to organise subscription plans, map them to associated content, and manage end-user payment. Product managers can set the pricing, duration and availability of plans, manage subscriptions, renewals and vouchers. 

Vimond IO is a frame-accurate multi-user storytelling tool for journalists and video professionals. Seen for the first time at NAB 2016, IO lets users quickly put stories and clips together using source material in a wide variety of file formats, while it takes care of the transcoding. Browser-based, IO provides rapid search tools for finding content stored on the Vimond Online Video Platform, or in the customer’s MAM system, with source and results players for intuitive editing. Editing with familiar keyboard controls, users can create stories and publish them immediately to the CMS, or to social media sites and YouTube. (2/17)