March 11, 2008
Highwinds Teams with Digital Rapids and Knack Networks to Create Advanced IPTV Solutions for Professional Media Firms
About Highwinds Network Group, Inc. – Highwinds has been a leader in the development of content replication and delivery software and services since 2002. This experience has led to a number of technology innovations in network management, distributed file system technology and advanced content routing methods. The Highwinds CDN leverages best-in-class hardware and software to quickly and successfully move content at a global level. The company's high-performance RollingThunder™ network and user-friendly StrikeTracker™ content management and reporting dashboard enable clients to deploy and manage content, file downloads and streaming media. Highwinds is headquartered in Winter Park, Fla., and maintains data centers in 13 North American and European cities. For more information, please visit www.highwinds.com.
About Digital Rapids Corporation – Digital Rapids is a leading developer of professional hardware and software solutions for video ingest, encoding, transcoding, protection, streaming, and delivery. Digital Rapids offers solutions that scale from individual applications to enterprise and global workflows, with the proven expertise to help our customers maximize their productivity and the value of their content in the evolving digital media market. Digital Rapids products integrate seamlessly into new and existing post production, broadcast, institutional and media distribution environments, dramatically increasing the volume and quality of media produced while lowering overall costs. Digital Rapids Corporation (www.digital-rapids.com) is headquartered in Ontario, Canada with sales offices in the United States, the UK, Australia and Argentina.
About Knack Networks – Knack Networks is a solutions provider for professional media companies utilizing a complete set of fully managed application and network services to provide a turnkey multi-channel, IPTV transmission platform. Knack Networks offers comprehensive solutions ranging from multi-source ingest and acquisition, media library and storage, metadata search and services, content monetization, digital rights management, and media distribution and syndication. Knack Networks’ media logistics services integrate with existing applications, post production, and master control operations, automating and enhancing the workflows and media value. Knack Networks is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with sales offices in Toronto, Canada, and maintains teleport operations in four international cities. For more information on Knack Networks, please visit www.knacknetworks.com.