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Signiant Overview


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This brief overview explains how the Signiant software solution empowers global collaboration during the creation, processing and distribution of digital content - enabling customers to increase revenue, reduce costs and optimize existing asset investment.

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Signiant Overview

  1. 1. Signiant Overview Managing the Movement of Digital Content Delivering the Right Content to the Right Place at the Right Time
  2. 2. Signiant Snapshot <ul><li>Content Distribution Management Software Company That: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Signiant Software is Trusted to Control the Movement of Content and Automate Processes Within and Between Organizations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Enables Managed Distribution of Content </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Global Collaboration and Content Exchange </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Corporate Headquarters: Burlington, Massachusetts, USA </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Development Center: Ottawa, Canada </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sales Offices: Los Angeles, San Francisco, London, New York, Munich, Singapore </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Distribution Partners: Canada, Japan, Italy, Germany, France, Brazil, Mexico </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Founded in 2000 , spun out from Nortel </li></ul><ul><ul><li>More than 10,000 Signiant Media Agents Deployed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>More than 400 Customers Worldwide </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Long standing Akamai Relationship </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Successfully Deployed to Support Mission Critical Applications </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Sample M& E Customers
  4. 4. Major Customers in Other Key Markets Public Sector Financial Services Technology Healthcare Telco Consumer Products
  5. 5. Content Distribution Management software <ul><ul><li>Central Media Manager </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Central Management Control from anywhere </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Multi-Tenant / Multi-Business </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Centrally Stored Adaptive policy engine </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Media Agents </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Desktop or Server Configurations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Multi-purpose capabilities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Heterogeneous OS support </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Media Exchange Application </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Agent-less Java-based Secure, WAN Acceleration </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>For Users, anywhere, anytime to initiate uploads, downloads, workflows or jobs </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Key Capabilities MANAGE SECURE AUTOMATE ACCELERATE MEDIA INTEGRATION Centrally Manage All Devices and Policy Visibility into status of all processes Manage bandwidth and task priority Certified delivery or task completion notification Integration with many media applications and products to provide connectivity Enables non-SOA applications with SOA capabilities Secure Content and Operations Enterprise Class Security Eliminate piracy risks associated with physical media shipments or other solutions Automate Repetitive Manual Tasks Customizable templates to automate sequenced tasks Reduce labor cost Ensure accuracy of tasks Lights out operation Accelerate File Transfers Move large files 200x faster than TCP Efficient and reliable UDP file transfer Increase network efficiency to 95+% regardless of latency
  7. 7. <ul><li>Web-based central console </li></ul><ul><li>Adaptive policy engine </li></ul><ul><li>Workflow modeling engine </li></ul><ul><li>Tracking, reporting & auditing </li></ul><ul><li>Data confidentiality and integrity </li></ul><ul><li>Certified delivery </li></ul><ul><li>Firewall friendly </li></ul><ul><li>Supports Windows & Linux </li></ul><ul><li>Dashboard status views </li></ul>Manage
  8. 8. Accelerate <ul><ul><li>Key Attributes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Enables high speed transfer on a global basis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Software-Based with Layer 7 Intelligence </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Virtualized, Dynamic Bandwidth Allocation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Latency Compensation: UDP Based Transfers up to 200X Faster than TCP </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Carrier Grade Reliability and Resiliency, Automatic Restart </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Advanced Data Differencing </li></ul></ul>Comparison Bandwidth Efficiency of Signiant vs. TCP for 40 GB Payload
  9. 9. <ul><li>Media Acceleration (WAN acceleration) </li></ul><ul><li>High latency compensation </li></ul><ul><li>Transport acceleration & advanced data differencing </li></ul><ul><li>UDP based transfers up to 200x faster than TCP </li></ul><ul><li>Aggregate bandwidth management </li></ul><ul><li>Carrier grade reliability and resiliency </li></ul><ul><li>Minimization of data (compression) & round-trip delays (protocol) </li></ul><ul><li>Network Resiliency including protocol failover and file checkpointing </li></ul>Managed Acceleration TCP Doesn’t “Fill the Pipe;” Low Efficiency Signiant “ Fills the Pipe” and Multiple Virtual Pipes with Job or File based bandwidth and priority control. UDP/WAN Acceleration “ Fills the Pipe – Indiscriminately;” Increases Efficiency: Typically 90%+
  10. 10. Automate <ul><ul><li>Key Attributes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Automate Tasks to Reduce Labor and Ensure Lights Out Operation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Signiant Integrated Product Program for 3 rd Party Integration </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reusable Components and Scripts: easy configuration of customer specific business processes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Open Architecture: Web Services (SOAP) </li></ul></ul>Edit > Transcode > Watermark > Transfer > Cloud Archive > Email
  11. 11. V8.0 Workflow Automation Components (Workflows) Jobs
  12. 12. Secure <ul><ul><li>Key Attributes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Support All Major Security Services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Data Confidentiality and Integrity </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Up to 256 bit AES Encryption </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Built-In Certificate Authority </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Certified Delivery to Validate Delivery </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Seamless Firewall Transversal </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reporting and Auditing </li></ul></ul>
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  14. 14. Signiant Sources of Value
  15. 15. An Enterprise Class Solution Solving a Range of Business Needs
  16. 16. Signiant Managing the Movement of Digital Content Delivering the Right Content to the Right Place at the Right Time