Empress Showcases Advanced Adobe Premiere Pro CC Integration at IBC 2016
Unifying diverse storage, archiving, workflows, and locations into a single production pipeline
NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 09, 2016 :Empress Media Asset Management, LLC (Empress) will present version 3.7 of its flagship eMAM™ platform, offering improved integration with Adobe® Premiere® Pro Creative Cloud at IBC booth 7.B33. eMAM is a media asset management software system providing a feature-rich online digital library with best-of-breed integrations for complete workflow process solutions. eMAM unites different on-premise and cloud storage and archive systems, different locations, and different workflow systems into one unified, accessible web or tablet-based interface.
Adobe Premiere Pro CC is a market-leading video editing system. The eMAM integration panel inside the editing desktop provides users with direct access to managed projects, categories, and individual assets regardless of location. Editors can search and browse the content, pulling only required native resolution media to local storage for editing. They also now have the option of using mezzanine (proxy edit) media for editing in shared environments when network and storage access may be an issue, including access to the full resolution media for final conform. Project versions, check-in, check-out, and project locking make it easy to monitor and control changes. Editors have access to all of the metadata, history, comments, and file version information from within Adobe Premiere Pro CC. Editors can also directly send review and approval links from the eMAM panel.
eMAM users can use any web interface or native applications for Android and iOS devices to collaborate on current projects. Users can select media, add markers and subclips, and create sequences to share with their editors. Users can also view projects during editing. Once projects are completed, eMAM customers can use the system for email, social media sharing, digital delivery, and web publishing.
Finished projects can be archived safely and affordably. eMAM will ensure media used in other projects will not be removed from editing storage. eMAM offers direct integration with most of the archive systems, so the process is a one-touch process from the eMAM interfaces or the eMAM panel inside Adobe Premiere Pro CC. Archives can permanently store project media much more cost-effectively than expensive shared production storage, while maintaining the ability to browse, preview, and restore media within eMAM.
David Miller, COO of Empress commented, “The open architecture of Adobe Premiere Pro CC allows us to continue to innovate, building complete workflows for customers that unite editors and stakeholders worldwide in the production process.
“The Empress eMAM extends the Adobe Premiere Pro CC toolset for editors and post production teams,” said Sue Skidmore, head of partner relations for professional video at Adobe. “Integrating workflows this way means creative professionals can focus on more on storytelling and less on technology.”
Version 3.7 of eMAM is available from Empress Media Asset Management at www.empressmam.com. Visitors to IBC 2015 can see eMAM at booth 7.B33 at the RAI Convention Centre in Amsterdam.
About Adobe at IBC 2016
Adobe offers video tools to meet today’s high velocity content demands across both new and traditional platforms. At IBC 2016, Adobe is showcasing new features coming soon to its industry leading Adobe Creative Cloud with innovations in audio, editing, motion graphics and collaboration for a new kind of connected creativity. With a powerful integrated workflow, whatever the media, from 8K camera formats to new VR content, Adobe video tools allow post-production teams to move freely from application to application without interrupting the creative flow. Learn more about new features coming to Adobe Creative Cloud and Primetime at www.adobe.com/go/video, or visit Adobe at IBC Hall 7, Stand 7.G27.
Empress Media Asset Management, LLC is a privately held company providing media asset management and workflow management solutions for broadcast, media, and corporate clients including its eMAM Online, eMAM Vault, eMAM Workgroup, and eMAM Enterprise product lines. It is part of the Empress family of companies, which includes Empress Cybernetic Systems Private Limited, specializing in customized software development, Empress Digital, one of the largest distributors of blank recording media and supplies, and Real Big Hits, which helps to promote, distribute, and fund innovative and creative projects. For more information please visit
Empress has Integrated its eMAM System with ToolsOnAir and Octopus to Support Newsroom Workflows
ToolsOnAir’s MOS gateway makes the entire eMAM content library available for news and broadcast.
NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 08, 2016 : Empress Media Asset Management, LLC (Empress) will demo its latest version 3.7 of its flagship eMAM™ platform featuring an integration with ToolsOnAir and Octopus Newsroom at the IBC Convention in Amsterdam, Booth 7.B33, on September 9-13, 2016. eMAM will be showcasing its combined integration with ToolsOnAir and Octopus, using the combined strengths of all three systems to provide a complete end-to-end newsroom workflow.
eMAM is an enterprise level media asset management software system providing a feature-rich online digital library with best-of-breed integrations. These integrations provide a complete workflow process and solutions for its customers. eMAM unites different storages whether they are on premise or in a cloud storage. The eMAM system has the ability to include archive systems, transcoders, different locations, and different workflow systems all into a unified browser interface for web or tablet access. The system has extensive tools and integrations to support collaborative editing, review and approval, publishing, digital delivery, monetization, and archive workflows. COO David Miller said,” We are excited to work with our technical partners to provide the eMAM library and integrated workflows to now meet the demanding needs of newsrooms worldwide.”
ToolsOnAir is a software based system that integrates ingest, storage, playout, and real time graphics. Its just:news module simplifies workflows, directly integrated into Octopus and other NRCS systems. Other modules power other media workflows, all based on its powerful onCore® architecture. “Having eMAM as a technology partner will allow customers more tools, greater accessibility, and the ability to use content across all storage and archive locations,” said Walter Kuntner, CEO of ToolsOnAir.
Octopus Newsroom is an integrated newsroom computer system that connects all the people and processes involved in a newscast. Octopus’s integration includes leading systems for playout automation, graphics, traffic, and teleprompters.
Octopus Newsroom system users create a story that will leave a placeholder in the rundown.
The ToolsOnAir just:news system automatically recognizes the place holder and the MOS ID associated with it. Media delivered from eMAM to ToolsOnAir will automatically link into the placeholder and appear in the Octopus rundown. eMAM users can search and browse the entire library for the story. Selected media can be added to the delivery by drag and drop into the delivery widget, or entire projects or categories can be delivered. The delivery can alternatively be automated by a metadata change or another designated event trigger.
About ToolsOnAir Broadcast Engineering GmbH
ToolsOnAir Broadcast Engineering has redefined the TV station of tomorrow, providing powerful Mac and Linux based solutions that integrate storage, ingest, playout and real-time graphics into a streamlined workflow based onCore® - a new revolutionary component architecture for multipurpose broadcast and workflow solutions. onCore® revulotionizes the way how we will develop and adapted software to define solutions for the fast changing media industry.
More than 500 customers around the globe share our vision how to run a tv station cost effective and efficiently now and tomorrow.
ToolsOnAir Broadcast Engineering GmbH
Head of Sales & Marketing
ABOUT EMPRESS MEDIA ASSET MANAGEMENT: Empress Media Asset Management, LLC is a privately held company providing media asset management and workflow management solutions for broadcast, media, government, and corporate customers worldwide including its eMAM Online, eMAM Vault, eMAM Workgroup, and eMAM Enterprise product lines. It is part of the Empress family of companies, which includes Empress InfoTech, specializing in customized software development, Empress Digital, one of the largest US distributors of blank recording media and supplies, and Real Big Hits, which helps creatives get discovered, distributed, and funded. Empress has offices in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, and India, with system integrator resellers worldwide. For more information please visit
Press Contact: Chris Guli / chris(at)empressdigital(dot)com / 212.643.4898
Empress Media Asset Management Has Deployed eMAM So Cisneros Media Can Manage and Repurpose Its Content Worldwide Through Hulu, Netflix, and Other Digital Platforms
Leading broadcaster moves to automate processes to more efficiently reach larger audiences.
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Miami, FL (PRWEB) January 15, 2016 : Empress Media Asset Management has installed its eMAM™ software so Cisneros Media, the corporate division encompassing the Cisneros’ media and entertainment businesses around the world, can efficiently search, browse, store, archive, and publish its content to its worldwide audience.
With 6,000 hours of original Spanish-language programming produced annually and 30,000 hours of archive, Cisneros Media needed a system to streamline workflow processes, automate manual processes and maximize the value of their media assets. Using the eMAM system, its staff can now efficiently find and move needed content between different systems and locations. Publishing to delivery platforms, including Hulu and Netflix, is simply a drag, drop, and choose process.
“We are excited about the growth of online television networks and digital platforms around the world. For example, we can now easily capitalize on the global expansion of OTT’s to broaden our reach,” commented Jonathan Blum, President of Cisneros Media. David Miller, COO of Empress Media Asset Management, said: “We are pleased to assist Cisneros Media’s staff to find, process, and deliver media quickly and efficiently. With the eMAM system, we are able to replace a cumbersome process with a single keystroke.”
ABOUT CISNEROS MEDIA:
Cisneros Media is a corporate division that encompasses all of the Cisneros’ companies and interests in the world of entertainment, including broadcast television, Pay-TV channels and services, production and content distribution, and beauty pageants. Among its holdings are Venevision, the leading broadcaster and content producer in Venezuela; Cisneros Studios, the largest independent producer of Spanish-language programming in the United States; the Miss Venezuela Organization, which holds a record seven Miss Universe crowns and six Miss World titles; and Cisneros Media Distribution (CMD), a global distributor of entertainment content with more than 35 years at the forefront of the industry, amassing more than 30,000 hours of programming, distributed in more than 100 countries and 20 languages. From its global headquarters in Miami, Florida, CMD also offers Pay TV channels and services, including its cable networks, Venevision Plus, VmasTV and VePlusTV, which reach millions of households throughout Latin America and the Caribbean.
ABOUT EMPRESS MEDIA ASSET MANAGEMENT:
Empress Media Asset Management, LLC is a privately held company providing media asset management and workflow management solutions for broadcast, media, government, and corporate customers worldwide including its eMAM Online, eMAM Vault, eMAM Workgroup, and eMAM Enterprise product lines. It is part of the Empress family of companies, which includes Empress InfoTech, specializing in customized software development, Empress Digital, one of the largest US distributors of blank recording media and supplies, and Real Big Hits, which helps aspiring creatives get discovered, distributed, and funded. Empress has offices in New York, Los Angeles, and India, with system integrator resellers worldwide. For more information please visit
Empress Media Asset Management Is Releasing eMAM Version 3.7 with Digital Delivery, Workflow Automation, and More
Newest software version provides an automation engine and selective publishing for OTT, VOD, social media, and Web.
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New York, New York (PRWEB) November 09, 2015 : Empress Media Asset Management will be showcasing the beta release for version 3.7 of its flagship eMAM™ at the Content and Communication World show booth 1342. This latest version incorporates many updates and features as suggested from customers, marketing partners, and technology partners to enhance eMAM’s brand as an integrated solution which addresses the complete workflow requirements of its customers.
eMAM has developed options and packages for delivery and publishing of media to Web, mobile and set-top box platforms. eMAM adds value to traditional cloud publishing workflows by integrating the production process with selective content publishing to minimize cloud storage costs, while providing rapid access and publishing tools from traditional storage systems and low cost permanent archives.
“Beyond our ability to develop customized portals and experiences, we are excited to automate publishing and sharing of content on popular social media and Web publishing platforms and systems,” commented CEO Wendy Wang.
The new version introduces numerous improvements, including:
- additional preview controls for subtitling, audio channels, and video quality selection
- faster and easier uploads with no size restrictions
- updated mobile interfaces: Android tablet interface in the Play Store and iPad app in App Store
- safe project archive and deletion, so needed media will not be removed from shared storage
- job priority settings
- category and project search
- a new interface theme
COO David Miller said, “Our global marketing strategy relies on our system integrators and technology partners. The new workflow designer can help our integration partners easily set up automated processes based on rules and conditions, while the RESTful API will aid technology integrations. We will be featuring updated integrations with Spectra Logic, Quantum, HP, and Adobe at the show.”
About Empress Media Asset Management
Empress Media Asset Management, LLC is a privately held company providing media asset management and workflow management solutions for broadcast, media, government, and corporate clients including its eMAM Online, eMAM Vault, eMAM Workgroup, and eMAM Enterprise product lines. It is part of the Empress family of companies, which includes Empress Info Tech, specializing in customized software development, Empress Digital, one of the largest US distributors of blank recording media and supplies, and Real Big Hits, which helps aspiring creatives get discovered, distributed, and funded.
Expanded offerings from Real Big Hits and eMAM featured at the Mipcom show.
Real Big Hits powered by eMAM will feature expanded services and new features at the Mipcom show in Cannes, France October 5-8 at Stand P1.C68.
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New York (PRWEB) October 01, 2015 : Real Big Hits
is a freemium service designed to help creative individuals either receive project funding or to sell ideas and shows to production companies and network buyers. In order to protect prospective sellers, the Realbighits.com portal is secure, restricting access to only prequalified potential buyers. Buyers have a new source for content and ideas that are not available in the public realm. Real Big Hits has now expanded to support distribution of previously broadcast content into new regions and new markets. The new service can meet the needs of creative people or rights owners of any kind to connect with potential buyers or funders through an alternative channel. The company will leverage longstanding industry relationships and its technology to bring both sides together. Real Big Hits founder Wendy Wang commented, “Our mission is to open doors and facilitate opportunities that were previously not available. We are excited to now offer additional revenue streams to the creative community.”
The RealBigHits.com platform is built on eMAM technology
. Buyers or sellers may also set up their own sites to produce content, to setup development platforms or contests, or to run web portals with OTT, VOD, subscribers, advertisements, and ecommerce options. The eMAM system is used by leading companies and organizations worldwide to produce, edit, collaborate, share, and distribute content. eMAM will be showcasing its expanded options for multiplatform, multidevice delivery including automated delivery profiles, branded subscriber sites, publishing to Brightcove, Encoding.com, and Katapy, and delivery to Roku, iTunes, Hulu, YouTube, and Netflix. Vice President Chuck Buelow said, “Our customers large and small have been looking for effective solutions to monetize and deliver content to the wide range of devices and platforms. We are excited to offer completely integrated workflow systems to effectively produce, manage, and deliver content.”
About Real Big Hits and eMAM.
Both companies are part of the Empress family of closely held companies, with offices in New York, Los Angeles, and India. Real Big Hits
is a promotional service to fund, sell, and distribute content. Real Big Hits Funding Corp is a non-profit formed to run funding contests to encourage the next generation of creative talent. eMAM™ is from Empress Media Asset Management, LLC
, which provides media asset management and workflow solutions for broadcast, media, government, and corporate clients. Empress Digital
is one of the largest US distributors for recording media and supplies. Empress InfoTech
is a custom software and services and support company based in India.
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