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Nexidia Powers Avid ScriptSync TechnologyFor Automated Script-Based Editing Workflows (April 26, 2006)
Nexidia, the leading provider of audio and rich media search, and speech analytics solutions, today announced that it is providing advanced phonetic speech and pattern recognition technology to power Avid(R) ScriptSync(TM), a next-generation script-based editing technology for Avid editing systems, used by professional digital content creators in the television and feature film industry.
Avid ScriptSync advances and simplifies script-based editing by automating the process of synchronizing scripts or transcripts with their equivalent media files. This capability will enable editors, directors and producers to save significant time by streamlining review and comparison of clips and takes for the final edit.
Avid ScriptSync is planned to be available for the Avid Media Composer(R) (Mac and PC versions), the Avid NewsCutter(R) and the Avid Symphony(TM) Nitris(R) editing systems in future releases.
About Avid Technology, Inc.
Avid Technology, Inc. is the world leader in digital nonlinear media creation, management, and distribution solutions, enabling film, video, audio, animation, games, and broadcast professionals to work more efficiently, productively, and creatively. For more information about the company's award- winning products and services, please visit: www.avid.com.
Nexidia is a leading provider of highly scalable, highly accurate rich media search and speech analytics software. By transforming audio video data into business intelligence, Nexidia allows both government and commercial enterprises, in industries such as Healthcare, Insurance, Financial Services, Media Creation and Aggregation, Telecommunications and Outsourcing, to leverage untapped information previously locked away in audio-video content. Based on years of research and development, Nexidia's phonetic engine is the only technology that allows the user to search on proper names, places, industry terms and jargon without extensive training and cumbersome dictionaries. The process is adaptable to a range of audio analyses and excels across the full spectrum of audio quality. For more information, please visit www.nexidia.com.
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