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By Parham Azimi, co-founder & CEO, Cantemo We have just announced the acquisition of Cantemo by our friends at Codemill. Before I sign off as the CEO, and continue my journey of leading iconik, I wanted to give my thoughts on the history of Cantemo and its exciting future. Why I Began This Journey Back when we launched Cantemo in 2010, we knew we wanted to change the then current market of Media Asset Management (MAM) solutions.

image from Cantemo and iconik Cancel IBC Presence

Cantemo and iconik have announced that they will not exhibit at this year’s IBC in light of the current COVID-19 pandemic. The decision has been made in order to ensure the safety and wellbeing of employees. iconik has been running a series of webinars over the past few weeks aimed at enabling media companies to continue working from home and ensure seamless access to media assets. The webinars demonstrate how iconik can support that as well as offering support and guidance to companies faced with new and unprecedented challenges.

image from Demos and First Looks at IBC 2019

Heading to the IBC Show in Amsterdam in September? Our team will be there to meet you and show what’s new in Cantemo Portal. Schedule a meeting at IBC! Here are the highlights of what’s been added to Portal in 2019: Final Cut Workflow Extension Combined search page Notification Center Improved Portal User Interface Upgraded Python, Django, Elastic, React and other vital components for Portal Single Sign on in Agent New Portal Roles Subclip Support in Rough Cut Editor Our latest update introduces a Final Cut Pro X workflow extension which allows editors to access media without leaving projects.

image from Cantemo Group Adds iconik Media AB

When iconik launched at the end of 2017, we could never have anticipated the journey ahead. The Cantemo team knew iconik would deliver a revolutionary solution to the media management market, but we couldn’t have known that we would pass so many major milestones ahead of schedule. During the past year, iconik attracted the attention of many small companies, organizations, and a few major global brands. And the momentum shows no signs of slowing.

image from iconik + TrueNAS, A Turnkey Hybrid Cloud with Media Management

Cantemo and iXsystems have partnered to integrate an affordable and flexible hybrid cloud storage and media management solution for media and entertainment (M&E) companies. The partnership sees the iXsystems TrueNAS storage line running natively under Cantemo’s cloud video hub, iconik, offering best-of-breed performance and data integrity in an intuitive platform. Cantemo’s cloud-based video and content management hub, iconik, streamlines media management with local and cloud-based assets discoverable in a single interface.

image from Meet Cantemo at NAB Show 2019

“What happens in Vegas, I'm telling everyone.” Dane Cook The NAB Show is one of our most exciting events to attend every year. It’s never a dull moment with a steady stream of great partners and old friends stopping by. Every year there are new conversations as to where the changes in our industry are taking us next. We’re off to Vegas again with our own contributions to this year’s conversation about the coming changes in media.

image from Cantemo Portal XSS Vulnerabilities

Notice Multiple Cross-Site Scripting vulnerabilities have been found in Cantemo Portal™. A successful exploit could lead to users with access to the system obtaining more access than granted, including admin access. Depending on system configuration an attacker can also potentially execute arbitrary code on the server running Cantemo Portal. Cantemo has released software updates that address this vulnerability. There are currently no workarounds that address these vulnerabilities and we would recommend all customers to upgrade to the latest applicable version.

image from International Military Sports Council Deploys Cantemo iconik

iconik enables easy search and share for military sports organisation Stockholm, Sweden, 05 February 2019 – Cantemo is happy to announced that iconik, the cloud video hub, is enabling instant global access to military sporting events coverage for the International Military Sports Council (CISM). Cantemo is represented in France and Belgium by IVORY. Cantemo iconik® enables CISM to store its entire archive in cloud storage, instantly access video footage from all previous and current sporting events, and search for clips within that footage to be shared with partners worldwide.

image from iconik and Base Media Cloud Partner for Easy Media Collaborations

Cantemo® and BASE Media Cloud Partner to Deliver Integrated Cloud Services for Little Dot Studios We’re excited to share that we’ve partnered with BASE Media Cloud to integrate iconik, the cloud video hub, into BASE Media Cloud’s managed cloud services platform. The integration will enable the organisation and easy collaboration of media content throughout the production, post-production and delivery workflow. BASE Media Cloud delivers globally-available cloud services for digital media companies of all sizes, enabling them to securely store, process, edit, and distribute media online.

image from Predictions for 2019

Throughout 2018, several trends dominated headlines. It’s my belief that 2019 will see many of these remain centre stage, but there’s no doubt that exciting changes are on the horizon in the video industries. The cloud has been growing throughout the year, despite a hesitance from some to get on board. Sadly, several misconceptions surrounding what it takes to implement a cloud strategy have held it back, and prevented many from benefiting from its flexibility.

image from OCS Deploys iconik to Automate its Collaboration Workflows

Cantemo announced today that OCS, a group of subscription-based TV channels operated by Orange in France, is implementing its cloud video hub, iconik, to automate and modernize its collaboration workflows. Cantemo is represented in France by IVORY. OCS will use iconik to share media content with both journalists and various internal services within Orange. Currently this is done by manual processes, uploading contents to a system for sharing media files.

image from NMR Consultancy Integrates iconik and Brightcove’s OVP for Streamlined Asset Distribution and Monetisation

Cantemo, a provider of next-generation media management solutions, and NMR, a media technology company, part of the Trams Group, have announced an integration between Cantemo iconik and Brightcove, the leading provider of cloud services for video. Cantemo iconik is a cloud-based platform for managing, sharing, editing and collaborating on video. It keeps media assets organised, secure, and searchable thanks to video intelligence capabilities and support for complex metadata. Using a hybrid architecture, assets can be stored in the cloud, on-premises, or as a mixture of the two, whilst enabling full access to the entire library when needed.