MNC - Media Nusantara Citra30 January 2013
Global Media Asset Management for a multimedia group.
Media Nusantara Citra (MNC) is the largest Indonesian media company, founded in 1997 and currently owned 70% by PT Global Mediacom TBK Group. MNC’s significant content library is the largest in Indonesia, comprising entertainment and news content collected – with an increasing rate of more than 10,000 hours per year- from in-house produced content (movies, series, realities, comedies and TV films), third-party acquired content and multi- platform generated content. Etere system for MNC also interfaces Quantum tape library.
In order to consolidate its position as the major media company in Indonesia, MNC, has requested Etere a centralized and comprehensive digital archiving system, which will be used to convert and manage MNC digital content before a multi-platform content distribution which includes nationwide television networks, television program channels, newspaper, tabloids, and radio network.
Etere, a worldwide leader in broadcasting and media solution, will provide MNC with an archive and distribution system able to manage all contents under a file-based environment, where content will be catalogued including all related metadata, facilitating the search and query of video contents through a comprehensive browsing application and providing the following key features:
■ A distributed architecture managed via workflow to avoid any single point of failure
■ Enterprise management of digital content under a file-based workflow environment
■ Seamless integration with existing and co-existing systems
■ Fast, safe and fully-tracked local/remote access to the content archive
■ Direct and efficient access for Editing Systems to the digital archive
■ Enterprise management and transport of media between storage devices
■ Transparent media transferring, the correct media format will be always delivered
■ Quality control to ensure the reliability of archived assets over short and long terms
■ High preservation and high availability of archived and catalogued media content
■ Browsing features including preview, slow-motion, timecode, bookmarking and metadata
■ Robust editing functions including video cut, merge, overlay and restore
■ Best flexibility on digitizing media content from multiple sources
■ Full integration support for NLE systems including content uploading/downloading
■ Reliable monitoring of the modules and equipment integrated within the global system
Etere will implement a “Digital Archiving Management System” able to capture, store and transparently manage the facilities archived material over the long term, this system will be a distributed solution which combines rock-solid reliability and high availability with increased bandwidth and storage, allowing operators to easily search, retrieve and browse any media they want from the digital archive.
Etere is based on a distributed architecture which allows different modules to run on different workstations interconnected via a local area network. All system configuration parameters, security roles, user data, and pre-defined rules are stored in a reliable SQL database supporting backup and redundancy operations.
ETERE is a distributed, modular and fully integrated broadcasting system composed by a set of applications specifically oriented to efficiently perform each complex phase of the broadcasting chain synchronously within the same database environment, being all managed by suitable user-defined workflows that ensure an efficient overall system controlling.
Etere is a consistent system!
PT Media Nusantara Citra Tbk (MNC) is a media company in Indonesia founded in 1997. It is owned by PT Global Mediacom Tbk. MNC businesses include broadcasting media, print media, radio, telecommunications, financial services, agencies and online shopping. In 2009, MNC Media was acquired PT Java Festival Production, PT Indosat Tbk and PT Garudafood Indonesia to became a subsidiary of MNC Media. In 2010, MNC Media was acquired PT Jaya Ancol, BII Maybank and Bukopin to became a subsidiary of MNC Media. MNC Group was contract JKT48 and AKB48 to become official artists of MNC Group (RCTI, MNCTV, Global TV, Sindo TV). With operations encompassing from content production, content distribution, nationwide television networks, television program channels, newspaper, tabloid, and radio networks, MNC is the largest and only integrated media company in Indonesia. Its content library is the largest in Indonesia, comprising of entertainment and news content, which is increasing by more than 10,000 hours yearly. These contents are being accumulated from in-house productions, outsourced and from the operations of our multi-media platforms.