Automated QC of Media Content in Cloud Media Workflows

QC & Correct your Media in the Cloud where it already resides!

Increasingly, media workflows are being operated in the cloud to take advantage of the instant scalability and usage based pricing models of cloud platforms.  Due to the significant size of the media files in these cloud resident workflows, it becomes cost and time prohibitive to move them back to onsite storage to perform QC.  Tektronix has solved this problem by developing a file-based media QC solution that is optimized to run on cloud platforms which leverages 7 years of field-experience and usage with the Tektronix file-based QC engine.



No capital expense Get started quickly without needing capital upfront
Pay-as-you go licensing Usage based payment model ensures one only pays for QC services consumed
Instant & infinite scalability Ensures QC service available ALWAYS scales to the need of the workflow – never too big, never too small
Amazon S3 content accessible QC content from your Amazon S3 account without having to move content for QC
Automated objective testing Improve consistency of results, levels of quality and find errors many visual inspections will miss
Processes one or multiple files simultaneously based upon EC2 instance type Cost-effective, software-only solution that runs on customer’s Amazon EC2 instances
User definable test templates Enable Conformance Agreements for content exchange between content suppliers and broadcasters
Logs all testing and results Detailed reports provide an audit trail of testing
Multi-user intuitive browser interface Web-based user control for global reach simultaneously
Integrates with video servers and automation Streamlined automated workflow via API that works with both on-premise and Cloud solutions
User definable quality levels Allows QC managers to define required quality levels for different content types, uses and delivery channels
Straightforward email-friendly template sharing across all installed QCloud & Cerify solutions Work to the same standards as the content distribution ingest or push standards back to content creation
Photo Sensitive Epilepsy (PSE) Enables detection of video material that may cause epileptic seizures in certain individuals
Dolby Professional Loudness Correction Ensure compliance to Audio Loudness regulation by correcting audio using integrated award-winning and industry trusted Dolby audio correction engine(same as DP600)
Cloud Computing for Video Workflows

Cloud-based processes are a ready solution to help video companies grow with their end-users’ demands while reducing capital costs.

Technical Brief
Challenges of Quality Control for File-Based Video

This Cerify application note discusses 5 critical issues content delivery services are facing to ensure correctly repurposed files are reaching broadcast and content-on-demand audiences.

Technical Brief
How to Correctly Detect Aspect Ratio

Accurately detecting the aspect ratio of the non-black areas of a picture is essentials for correct playout. Learn more on how Cerify® detects aspect ratios on both SD and HD formats.

Fact Sheet
A Guide to Automating Quality Control in File-based Workflows

This primer outlines the evolving workflows that employ file-based, or tapeless technologies for the production, editing, archiving and broadcast of today’s video and audio content.

Essential Guide to Automating Quality Control in File-based Workflows

This guide provides an overview of file based workflows and the challenges related to quality control of file based content.

Technical Brief
A Guide to Understanding QoE to Improve Viewer Experience

See some of the most frequent types of QoE errors and how to fix/prevent them.

Content Readiness in Cable Workflows

 Why content readiness is such an important part of competitive readiness.

Technical Brief
Review of installation and configuration for QCloud Automated Video Content Verification System.
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Tektronix focused on three key applications at SCTE2013 in Atlanta. Qcloud provides QC of file-based media workflows operating in cloud platforms like Amazon S3. Sentry ABR is an “active” monitoring…
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