Aug 27, 2012 Los Angeles, CA — stainless.ai has announced that it has been awarded the IBC Innovation Award Shortlist honor as a technology partner with Turner Broadcasting in the Content Management category.
According to IBC, of the several thousand TV industry manufacturers, IBC selects a unique few for this shortlist honor in the “Content Management” category and recognizes the vendors involved in the technology delivery along with the award nominee.
The award recognizes stainless.ai’s innovation in metadata acquisition software for live sports which Turner has deployed along with Dalet, EVS, Active Storage, NetApp, Quantum, CineSys, Telecom Network Solutions and Enterprise Applications, in Turner’s Sports Central initiative. The Turner Sports Central initiative provides a centralized ingest and playout workflow for the system, which was developed in-house to record, log, edit and broadcast 27,000 live recording hours of content from more than 6,000 live sports events each year.
“It’s wonderful to be recognized among such great industry leaders,” said Daniel Stieglitz, CEO of stainless.ai. “We were were thrilled to work with Turner on this incredible project.”
The IBC Innovation Awards ceremony will be held on Sept 9, during the IBC 2012 Conference in Amsterdam.
Since 2006, stainless.ai has been providing advanced media consulting and technology to top-tier digital media organizations including MLB Advanced Media, Turner Sports and Bloomberg Sports. stainless.ai’s real-time media tagging and management technology is used to rapidly and accurately acquire and process time-indexed metadata for live events. In 2012, stainless.ai was selected as a IBC Innovation Award Finalist along with its technology partners for the development of Turner Sports’ ingest, content management and multi-screen distribution solution. For more information on stainless.ai please visit www.stainless.ai.
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