Gray Television Extends Partnership with WorldNow's Innovative Video

Feb 14, 2011, 10:00 ET from WorldNow

NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WorldNow, the leading online technology, content and revenue-solutions company for local media, has announced that they have signed a multi-year video extension with Gray Television.

Gray Television was impressed with the upcoming deployment of WorldNow's next iteration of their video appliance, that will offer the only truly-frame accurate, keyword and thumbnail based edit system. This system will provide a similar user interface and workflow functionality that already exists in newsroom edit systems today.

"WorldNow continues to innovate as the leading Internet video technology company for media broadcasters with over 10 years experience and the largest install base of video appliances," said Lisa Bishop, VP Digital Media, Gray Television. "We've chosen them as our video partner for the past seven years because their technology offers a robust set of edit tools, meta-data transcription, protocols and a large array of codecs and profiles to seamlessly manage video from start to finish."

"Our long-standing partnership with a media great like Gray Television helps us to innovate and grow," said Craig Smith, EVP Sales and Distribution for WorldNow. "And we are excited to be a part of Gray's video success in the coming years."

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