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Bright Technologies Announces Exec Technology as New Business Partner for South AmericaGU14 6RN (July 28, 2011)
Bright Technologies, Inc., developer of advanced technology for shared media, has announced that Exec Technology, a leading specialist supplier of video and film equipment, has become its new business partner for South America. Exec Technology will add Bright's complete range of BrightDrive(tm) Recording Systems, including the new BrightDrive Astella file server and the 3D Stereoscopic Optimizer, to its portfolio, and will introduce Bright to customers across the South American continent.
Established in 1996, Exec Technology is now the largest supplier of equipment and technical services for film and video production, post-production and broadcasting in South Amercia. The company currently operates from offices in Brazil, Argentina and the US. Exec Technology have amassed an extensive customer base that includes systems integrators, broadcasters and post facilities. They also represent several other leading manufacturers including Autodesk and Lacie.
"Bright is a much trusted supplier to the post production community worldwide and we look forward to bringing their advanced recording technology and proven real-time 4K processing capabilities to South America," said Marcelo Ishikawa, Technical Director, Exec Technology. "Working with Bright allows us to more easily address the continued move to HD workflows. Our customer scan benefit from improved collaboration and cost efficiencies by integrating Bright products into their post-production and broadcast workflows."
"We are delighted to have ExecTech as our partner for sales and marketing activities in South America," said Shawn Clark, Director of Sales, Bright Technologies. "They already have many important customers whose profiles fit perfectly with our target market. We are very excited to be working with them."
ExecTech has recently installed a new BrightDrive Astella at its demo suite in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and plans to announce a series of workshops and open demonstrations over the next few weeks.
BrightDrive Astella is a new entry-level media file server designed specifically for the smaller postproduction facility that enables users to benefit from the full functionality of Bright's field proven file server technology at an affordable price point. The new server combines data storage, a meta-data server and the intelligence of BrightDrive all in one convenient appliance. As with Bright's full-sized BrightDrive G2 and G2 Pro media file servers as used by customers worldwide, the Astella is compatible with all leading file-based media applications and file formats, making it easy to integrate with existing workflows.
Bright's 3D Stereoscopic Optimizer is a new addition to the comprehensive tool-set of the company's BrightDrive G2 and BrightDrive G2 Pro media file servers. It simplifies the workflow requirements of 3D post-production, enabling small post facilities to undertake 3D projects without having to dramatically increase their hardware commitments.
As well as helping Bright to develop its sales and marketing activities in South America, Exec Technology will also be responsible for installing BrightDrive systems and undertaking first-line customer support and post-sales services.
Bright Technologies develops highly specialized technology for shared media environments. In the mid-1990s, Bright's core team began the development of the first file system for shared media and by 1999, Bright was the first company to address the core issues and challenges of file handling in media. Over the past 12 years, Bright has earned a reputation as an innovative, collaborative, problem solving media software and technology developer. Based on this level of experience and vision for what's possible, Bright has developed its current product line. Today, Bright Technologies provides the most advanced media file servers in the industry, featuring low-latency, high performance, and best possible predictability and reliability, specifically designed to meet the needs of media file-based workflows. Bright Technologies, Inc., head office: 10405 Double R Blvd, Reno, Nevada, USA. t: +1 775 823 9002 www.4bright.com
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