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Integration to Make Work Flow
By Simon Fearn, Product Manager

Integration is one of the most fundamental challenges
when it comes to an upgrade or purchase of new
equipment...

T

hese
days,
communications
between systems have greatly
improved, at least on a file level.
However, there are often subtle
differences which means moving media
and metadata around is not always as
seamless as it could or should be.
Any connection issue results in
a compromised and inefficient
workflow. The subtle picture is
as important as the big picture.
One piece of metadata not being
transferred might be mission-critical
if the whole workflow is based on that
information.
If the systems employed are not
flexible enough, users end up working
to the level of the limiting factor in
any workflow. Thankfully, it is now
rare that a product or solution is
a 'self-contained island'. Most let
information be shared in and out and
create a standard file so the transfer

of media can be achieved between
systems. However, the problems come
when the workflow requires more than
just a simple file exchange. Metadata
integration is often an area where
non-standard integration is a common
issue.
Work arounds often become longterm features from users struggling
to cope. Some customers lobby the
manufacturers to make changes. Many
vendors respond and can fix workflow
issues, however this takes time, and
for non-standard customisation it
also takes money. Some are simply
not able to help. Where problems are
particularly severe, purchasing a new
system is an alternative, however
it may fix one issue but introduce
others. In addition, these days,
understandably, customers are less
inclined to have a complete re-build
as they want to avoid this risk and the

associated cost.
One answer is to consider
integration specialists and
interoperability solutions.
For example, the Marquis
team members are experts
in media and metadata in
broadcast
environments.
Marquis can help solve
integration issues through
specially
developed
solutions.
Marquis
provides
a
highly
configurable
interoperability
engine
called
Medway,
which Medway is designed to meet the demands of the most
challenging production environments
integrates
broadcast
platforms by providing transfer solutions can integrate with other
and format conversion workflows vendors' products.
for media and metadata. As a core
To avoid users resorting to working
product it solves integration issues to the level of the limiting factor in
and supports customisation. In large- any workflow, a timely investment
scale installations Medway acts as in an interoperability solution from
the central hub, providing multiple, a specialist vendor such as Marquis,
simultaneous,
and
high-volume could achieve efficient and effective
media and metadata integration integration and make work flow.
services across best-of-breed systems
Come and talk to us at NAB to
from multiple vendors. As well as see how we can help unlock the
broadcasters, Marquis also works with advantages that digital file-based
key manufacturers to ensure their workflows offer.


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