In recognition of our company's storied place in the video production eco-system, Sorenson Media - and our CTO Mike Flathers -- have been selected to participate in the Joint Task Force on a Framework for Interoperability of Media Services ("FIMS") in TV production. FIMS is spearheaded by the Advanced Media Workflow Association ("AMWA") and the European Broadcasting Union ("EBU"), which brings together top-tier global broadcasters and media service providers to to develop standard interfaces between components and systems that will create highly interoperable video workflows. Click here to read the full press release that just hit the wires.
Sorenson is joined on the FIMS consortium by other stalwarts in video production, including Avid, BBC, Canadian Broadcast Corp., Harris Corp., IBM, NBC Universal, Oracle and Sony, among others. 70%+ of US Fortune 100 companies and 60%+ of US Top 30 broadcast station groups are customers of Sorenson Media.