Aspera Ships High-Speed Transfer Solution for Avid Interplay

  Aspera Ships High-Speed Transfer Solution for Avid Interplay

Aspera faspTM Plug-in forthe Avid Interplay Delivery service enables
integrated, high-speed transport of full resolution media between Avid
production workgroups

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Business Wire

LAS VEGAS -- April 8, 2013

Aspera, Inc.(, creators of next-generation
technologies that move the world’s big data at maximum speed,today announced
the availability of the Aspera fasp Plug-in for Avid® Interplay® Delivery,
enabling high-speed, secure transfers of file-based media and metadata between
Avid Interplay
Production( workgroups
for coordinated multi-site content creation.

Aspera now provides a complete, fully integrated high-speed transfer solution
for the Avid Interplay
Delivery( service. Users
can share full resolution media and associated metadata between remote
Interplay Production workgroups across a wide area network (WAN) by
transferring video and metadata at line speed, regardless of distance, fully
utilizing the available bandwidth. The Aspera solution is optimized for
maximum speed retrieval and storage of media clips on Avid
ISIS(® storage, with line speed
WAN transfer at any distance, using the fasp3 transport platform and supports
the complete check-out/check-in process required for coordinated transfers and

“Interplay Delivery is a media service that links workgroups and enables
multi-user / multi-site workflows by smartly handling transfers of media,
sequences and shot lists between Interplay Production workgroups,” said Jim
Frantzreb, director, media enterprise segment marketing at Avid. “Through
Aspera’s high-speed transfer technology integrated with Interplay Production,
multi-user production teams can collaborate at global distances from separate
remote editing suites, with little-to-no interruption in workflow.”

The complete Aspera solution consists of an embedded Enterprise
and the new Aspera Plug-in for Avid, which is fully integrated with the Avid
Interplay Delivery service APIs. Users trigger full or partial transfers from
within the Interplay user interface, and Aspera
fasp( software performs the
high-speed transfer to the remote editing site. All Aspera encryption, privacy
and bandwidth control capabilities are fully supported. Interplay Production
then re-links the content at the destination for a completely seamless
end-user experience.

“Aspera high-speed transfer software enables real-time global collaboration
across remote production teams today, moving content securely and at maximum
speed,” said John Wastcoat, Aspera VP of business development. “By integrating
fasp with Avid Interplay Delivery service, creative professionals can now
initiate high-speed transfers of content and metadata from within Avid
Interplay Production for a truly seamless user experience.”

About Avid

Avid creates the digital audio and video technology used to make the most
listened to, most watched and most loved media in the world – from the most
prestigious and award-winning feature films, music recordings, and television
shows, to live concert tours and news broadcasts. Some of Avid’s most
influential and pioneering solutions include Media Composer®, Pro Tools®,
Interplay®, ISIS®, VENUE, Sibelius®and System 5. For more information about
Avid solutions and services,, connect with Avid on
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© 2013 Avid Technology, Inc. All rights reserved. Avid, the Avid logo, ISIS
and Interplay are trademarks or registered trademarks of Avid Technology, Inc.
or its subsidiaries in the United States and/or other countries. The Interplay
name is used with the permission of the Interplay Entertainment Corp. which
bears no responsibility for Avid products. All other trademarks are the
property of their respective owners.

About Aspera

Aspera is the creator of next-generation transport technologies that move the
world’s data at maximum speed regardless of file size, transfer distance and
network conditions. Based on its patented fasp™ protocol, Aspera software
fully utilizes existing infrastructures to deliver the fastest, most
predictable file-transfer experience. Aspera’s core technology delivers
unprecedented control over bandwidth, complete security and uncompromising
reliability. More than 2000 organizations across a variety of industries on
six continents rely on Aspera software for the business-critical transport of
their digital assets.

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