Hillsboro, Ore., September 14, 2013 — Grass Valley® today announced it has won the Cable & Satellite International (CSI) Award for its GV STRATUS® nonlinear media production tool in the "Best workflow/asset management/automation solution" category. Now in its eleventh year, the awards attract over 150 entries from companies across the broadcast community and are judged by an independent panel consisting of industry leading experts and thought leaders.
Introduced in 2011, GV STRATUS is a full set of tools in one workspace offering end-to-end support for all aspects of news and production delivery in one framework. It supports ingest, editing, content aggregation, logging, transfer, and playout. GV STRATUS fully integrates with Grass Valley's K2 media server and storage platform to offer an expandable foundation for new applications and workflows.
Presented at IBC 2013, the CSI Awards are one of the most comprehensive and competitive technology awards, recognizing excellence for technical and product marketing in the cable, satellite, terrestrial broadcasting, mobile, and IPTV sectors.
"We are honored to have GV STRATUS recognized by our fellow industry professionals," said Mike Cronk, Senior Vice President Marketing, Grass Valley. "This award reflects our on-going commitment to deliver powerful and streamlined workflow tools for playout, news, and sports production. GV STRATUS is a cost-effective, highly flexible solution that offers the right tools for any job to any desktop—it's great to kick off IBC 2013 with this award."
A number of innovative Grass Valley products, including the CSI Award-winning GV STRATUS, are being showcased on booth 1.D11 throughout IBC 2013 in Amsterdam, until 17th September.
Grass Valley is changing the way live television is made and delivered. Recognized with 18 Emmy® awards for technology innovation, Grass Valley's product portfolio—from image acquisition to playout—offers a complete end-to-end workflow of flexible, future-proofed solutions which enable broadcasters and content owners to build multiscreen, multiplatform futures. By simplifying and enhancing the way content is produced and distributed, Grass Valley gives customers the freedom they need to be creative in the studio, the field, and the newsroom. Merging optimizations of IT technologies with best-in-breed media systems, Grass Valley's next generation solutions deliver higher quality and greater efficiencies. Customers include world-leading broadcasters, teleproduction facilities, service providers, government, religious, educational, corporate, and independent video professionals. Grass Valley is headquartered in Hillsboro, Ore., and maintains local presence across the globe with offices throughout North and Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia-Pacific regions.
For information about Grass Valley solutions and services, please visit www.grassvalley.com.