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Rimage® Announces Solution Integration Partnership with XOS Digital
MINNEAPOLIS–Rimage Corporation (Nasdaq: RIMG), the industry-leading provider of on-demand CD/DVD/Blu-ray Disc™ publishing systems, today announced their wide range of products are now compatible with the Thunder Football editing platform developed by XOS Digital, the leading provider of content management solutions and digital media services for collegiate and professional sports organizations.
This partnership will enable Rimage and XOS to provide enhanced solutions to current and future customers in the sports video market. “We are pleased that XOS is collaborating with Rimage solutions,” said Christopher Wells, Senior VP, Marketing and Strategy at Rimage Corporation. “XOS provides the number one sports editing platform for organizations across professional and collegiate sports teams. With our sports video solution, XOS can offer the ideal digital video workflow from initial content offload to the final archive.”
Deadlines in the sports world are tight, and digital video content needs to be edited, accessed and distributed quickly and efficiently. The Rimage Sports Video Archive and Distribution solution plugs directly into sports editing software to automate the video export, distribution and archive process. The XOS portfolio of software products provides a platform for complete digital asset management. The compatibility of Rimage and XOS products generates one cohesive solution for sports organizations, enabling them to produce on-demand, professional deliverables and archives.
“Across the sports video industry, organizations are realizing the importance of incorporating an archive solution into their digital video workflow. Using both XOS and Rimage solutions provides this ability in one comprehensive package,” said Wells. “Customers will benefit from a streamlined system that can be incorporated into their existing workflow.”
Rimage and XOS Digital will showcase their solutions at the College Sports Video Association (CSVA) Conference May 9–13, 2011 in Denver, Colorado. The CSVA Conference is the premier event for top video coordinators in the collegiate sports industry.
For more information about Rimage, visit www.rimage.com.
Rimage Corporation (www.rimage.com) is the world’s leading provider of workflow-integrated digital publishing solutions that produce CD/DVD/Blu-ray Discs™ with customized content and durable color or monochrome disc labeling. Key vertical markets and applications for our systems include video workflows, retail, medical imaging and law enforcement. In addition, we have launched a multi-year process aimed at transforming Rimage into a higher-performing business. Our comprehensive strategy involves strengthening Rimage’s core disc publishing business; generating new revenue streams by leveraging our core capabilities and transitioning from a hardware supplier into a provider of total solutions; and identifying and investing in future opportunities in adjacent markets with strong growth potential. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Rimage is a global business with operations in North America, Europe and Asia.
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XOS Digital, Incorporated
Founded in 1999, XOS Digital is the leading provider of digital asset management solutions for collegiate and professional sports organizations. Conference officials, league offices, coaching staffs and athletic departments rely on the XOS portfolio of products and services to manage, analyze, archive, distribute, protect and monetize their digital assets. The XOS Thunder™ Coaching Platform, XOS Xchange™, XOS PlayerOnDemand™, XOS Digital Licensing Portal™, and the XOS Digital Sports Network™ digital media distribution technology provide the most advanced, comprehensive digital asset management solution available in the world. For more information, visit www.xosdigital.com.